Sir Richard Herbert of Ewyas was born circa 1465 to William de Herbert, 1st Earl of Pembroke (c1423-1469) and Maude Turberville (c1430-) . He married Margaret Cradock (c1465) . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, England, Belgium, the Netherlands.


Offspring of Sir Richard Herbert of Ewyas and Margaret Cradock (c1465)
Name Birth Death Joined with
George Herbert (Sir) of Swansea (c1504-)
William Herbert, 1st Earl of Pembroke (1506-1570) 1506 17 March 1570 Hampton Court, England, United Kingdom Ann Parr (1515-1552)


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
  • A gentleman usher to Henry VII of England; Constable and Porter of Abergavenny Castle. His wife was the widow of John Malefant.

Richard became posthumously an ancestor of David Cameron, British Conservative Prime Minister from 2010. The line runs through several Earls of Pembroke and surnames Moreton, Feilding, Low, and Mount.


  Robin Patterson