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Hawise de Lancaster, Heiress of Kendal

Also Known As: "Hawise fitz Reinfride", "Heiress of Kendal"
Birthplace: Kendal Castle, Westmoreland, England
Death: Died in Westmoreland, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Gilbert fitz Roger fitz Reinfrid, Lord of Kendal; Gilbert Fitz Rodger Fitz Reinfrid; Helewyse de Lancaster, of Kendal and Helewyse De Lancaster
Wife of Peter de Brus, II, Baron of Skelton and Danby and Peter II De Brus
Mother of Lucy de Brus, of Skelton; Margaret de Ros; Peter de Brus, III; Joan de Mauley; Ladereyne de Brus and 1 other
Sister of William de Lancaster, Kendal; Avice de Lancaster; Alice de Lindsay; daughter de Lancaster and Serota de Lancaster
Half sister of Roger Fitz Gilbert of Lancaster and John de Lancaster

Managed by: Bianca May Evelyn Brennan
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About Hawise de Lancaster, Heiress of Kendal

Hawise de Lancaster1,2,3,4,5

F, #10581, b. circa 1220

Father Sir Gilbert FitzRoger, Lord Kendal2,3,4,5 d. b 13 Jun 1220 Mother Helewyse de Lancaster3 b. c 1177, d. a Sep 1226

Hawise de Lancaster married   '''Sir Peter II de Brus, Baron Skelton, son of Peter I de Brus, Baron Skelton & Danby and Johanna de Lacy''' ; They had 1 son (Peter III) & 5 daughters (Joan, wife of Peter de Mauley; Agnes, wife of Sir Walter de Fauconberge, 1st Lord Fauconberge'''; Lucy, wife of Sir Marmaduke de Thwenge; Margaret, wife of Robert de Roos; & Laderina, wife of Sir John de Bellew).2,3,4,5 Hawise de Lancaster was born circa 1220.

Family Sir Peter II de Brus, Baron Skelton b. b 1201, d. bt 7 Sep 1240 - 7 Sep 1247 Children ◦Peter Brus, 6th & last Baron of Skelton Castle d. 1272 ◦Joan de Brus+ d. b 13 Oct 1243 ◦Laderina de Brus+3 d. a 1268 ◦Agnes de Brus+3,4 d. 22 May 1286 ◦Margaret de Brus+2,3,5 d. c 30 Jan 1307 ◦Lucia de Brus+3 b. c 1239

Citations 1.[S767] Unknown author, The Complete Peerage, by Cokayne, Vol. V, p. 269. 2.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 295. 3.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 215. 4.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 548. 5.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 301.



From the Celtic Casimir online family tree:


Hawise DE LANCASTER 593,4172,4173

Born: Abt 1200, Kendal, Westmorland, England

Married: 593

Died: Before 1246 8333

Another name for Hawise was Hawise FITZ REINFRIDE.

Marriage Information:

Hawise married Peter II DE BRUS Baron of Skelton & Danby, son of Peter I DE BRUS Baron of Skelton and Joan LE GRAMMARIE 593. (Peter II DE BRUS Baron of Skelton & Danby was born about 1195 in Skelton Castle, Yorkshire, England 4173 and died on 7 Sep 1241 4172.)

From Darryl Lundy's page on Hawise FitzReinfrid:

Hawise FitzReinfrid1

F, #137759

Last Edited=3 Jan 2005

Hawise FitzReinfrid was the daughter of Sir Gilbert FitzRoger FitzReinfrid, Lord of Kendal.2 She married Sir Piers de Brus II.1

Her married name became de Brus.1

Children of Hawise FitzReinfrid and Sir Piers de Brus II

1.Ladereyne de Brus+1 d. b 3 Dec 1293

2.Sir Piers de Brus III1 d. 18 Sep 1272


1.[S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 83. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

2.[S2] Peter W. Hammond, The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV, page 84.

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Hawise de Lancaster, Heiress of Kendal's Timeline

Kendal Castle, Westmoreland, England
Age 1
Skelton Castle, Yorkshire, England
Age 12
Aberlady, East Lothian, Scotland
Age 28
Skelton Castle, Yorkshire, , England
Age 31
Skelton Castle, North Yorkshire, England, (Present UK)
Age 36
Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Age 36
Westmoreland, England
Age 36
Skelton, East Riding, Yorkshire, England
England, (Present UK)