Sir Edward Darcy Knight
- Born: 1543, Brimham, West Riding, Yorkshire, England 160,1170
- Marriage: Elizabeth Astley in 1575 in Dartford, Kent, England 160,821,1170
- Died: 28 Oct 1612, Dartford, Kent, England at age 69 160,1170
- Buried: St Botolph Aldersgate, London, England
Information about this person:
• Web Reference: Sir Edward Darcy from the History of Parliament Online.
Sir Edward Darcy, of Dartford Place, Kent was born in 1543 as the 3rd son of Sir Arthur Darcy of Brimham, Yorks. by Mary, daughter of Sir Nicholas Carew of Beddington, Surrey, brother of Sir Francis and Sir Henry. educated Trinity College Cambridge 1561; Temple 1561. He married Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Astley of Writtle, Essex, Kntd. 11 May 1603.
• Background Information. 160,545
Sir Edward Darcy, Knight, of Dartford Place, co. Kent, born about 1543, matric. Trinity College, Cambridge, 1561, M.P. 1584, knighted 1603 and died 28 Oct 1612, married Elizabeth Astley, daughter of Thomas Astley, of Writtle, co. Essex.
~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 13:39
Edward married Elizabeth Astley, daughter of Thomas Astley and Mary Denny, in 1575 in Dartford, Kent, England 160,242.,1170 (Elizabeth Astley was born in 1558 in Writtle, Essex, England.)