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Nicknames: "Hawise de Lancaster"
Birthplace: Kendal, Westmoreland, England
Death: Died in Kendal, Westmoreland, England
Occupation: Baroness Kendal
Managed by: Robert H. Searl, Jr
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About Helewyse de Lancaster, of Kendal

Hawise/Helwise de Lancaster

  • b abt 1176,
  • d aft Sep 1226.
  • Father: William de Lancaster, 6th Baron Lancaster1 d. 1184
  • Mother: Helewise de Stuteville b. c 1155, d. a 1226

She md Sir Gilbert Fitz Roger Fitz Reinfrid, Lord of Kendal, bef 20 Jul 1189, son of Roger Fitz Reinfrid. Only child of Sir William II de Lancaster, Lord of Kendal b abt 1156, of Westmorland, England, d 1184.

He md Hawise de Stuteville abt 1174, daughter of Robert de Stuteville, Sheriff of York, and Hawise.

Children of Gilbert Fitz Reinfrid and Hawise/Helwise de Lancaster were:

  • i. Sir William de Lancaster b abt 1192; md Agnes de Brus.
  • ii. Hawise/Helwise de Lancaster b abt 1205. She md Peter II de Brus abt 1220, son of Peter I de Brus and Joan le Grammaire.

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From the Geneajourney page for her husband, Roger Fitz Reinfrid:

http://www.geneajourney.com/fzrein.html#gilbfzrein

Roger Fitz Reinfrid [a], Sheriff of Sussex and Berkshire, b abt 1116, d aft 1198. The identity of his wife is not known.

Child of Roger Fitz Reinfrid was:

1. Gilbert Fitz Roger Fitz Reinfrid [b], Lord of Kendal,

b abt 1142, of Kendal, Westmorland, England,

d bef 5 May 1220.

He md

[1] Rohaise de Rumare abt 1160, and

[2] Hawise/Helwise de Lancaster bef 20 Jul 1189, daughter of Sir William II de Lancaster, Lord of Kendal, and Hawise/Helwise de Stuteville.

Children of Gilbert Fitz Reinfrid and Hawise/Helwise de Lancaster were:

1. Sir William de Lancaster b abt 1192; md Agnes de Brus.

2. Hawise/Helwise de Lancaster b abt 1205. She md Peter II de Brus abt 1220, son of Peter I de Brus and Joan le Grammaire.

NOTES:

a. Sheriff of Sussex 1176, of Berkshire 1186-1187, and a Judge 1176 and 1198, he was a witness to the King's will.

b. He was Steward to Henry II in France, 1180-89, and later to Richard I, as well as justice of the King's Court 1185, Sheriff of Lancashire 1205-1216, and Sheriff of Yorkshire, 1209-1212.

SOURCES:

CP: Vol VII[371-372]; AR: Line 88[27-28].

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From the Celtic Casimir online family tree:

http://www.celtic-casimir.com/webtree/17/31266.htm

Hawise DE LANCASTER 593,1562,7718,8407

Born: Abt 1172, Kendal, Westmorland, England

Married: Before 20 Jul 1189 593,7718,8406

Died: After Sep 1226, Kendal, Westmorland, England 7718

General Notes:

Hawise (or Helwise) de Lancaster, only child, Baroness Kendal, living Sep 1226; m. bef. 20 Jul 1189, Gilbert Fitz Rogert Fitz Reinfrid, Lord of Kendal, 1189, who had m. (1) ca. 1156, Rohaise, daughter of William de Rumare, and widow of Gilbert de Gaunt, who d. 1156. Gilbert was Steward to Henry II, in France 1180-89, and later to Richard I; was justice of the King's Court 1185, sheriff of Lancashire 1205-1216, and of Yorkshire 1209-1212, and d. bef. 13 Jun 1220. His father Roger Fitz Reinfrid, was witness to the King's will, Judge 1176, 1198, sheriff of Sussex 1176, and of Berkshire 1186-7. [Ancestral Roots, line 88-27] 593,1562

Marriage Information:

Hawise married Gilbert FITZ REINFRID Lord of Kendal, son of Roger FITZ REINFRID Sheriff of Sussex & Berkshire and Hawise/ Rohaise (Rohese) DE ROUMARE, before 20 Jul 1189 593,7718,8406. (Gilbert FITZ REINFRID Lord of Kendal was born after 1157 in Kendal, Westmorland, England and died before 13 Jun 1220 in Kendal, Westmorland, England 7718.) --------------------

 Hawise de Lancaster was born circa 1169. She married Gilbert FitzReinfrid, son of Roger FitzReinfrid and Alice de Breton, on 20 July 1189 in Rouen.
    Hawise appears to be the only legitimate child of William II. After his death, Hawise became a ward of William le Mareschal, known as the "perfect knight". She eventually marriage Gilbet FitzReinfrid, with the permission of Henry II.
    1184-86, Henry II gave to William Marshal the custody of the heir of William de Lancaster; see Kirkby in Kendale, 

http://www.lawrencefamhis.com/ashton-o/p1561.htm#i39024 -------------------- Hawise de Lancaster1

  1. 39024, b. circa 1169

Hawise de Lancaster|b. c 1169|p1561.htm#i39024|William II de Lancaster|d. c 1184|p613.htm#i15315|Hawise de Stuteville||p613.htm#i15316||||||||||||| Father William II de Lancaster1 d. c 1184 Mother Hawise de Stuteville1 Charts Roger FitzReinfield Descendants

    Hawise de Lancaster was born circa 1169.2 She married Gilbert FitzReinfrid, son of Roger FitzReinfrid and Alice de Breton, on 20 July 1189 in Rouen.3,2
    Hawise appears to be the only legitimate child of William II. After his death, Hawise became a ward of William le Mareschal, known as the "perfect knight". She eventually marriage Gilbet FitzReinfrid, with the permission of Henry II.
    1184-86, Henry II gave to William Marshal the custody of the heir of William de Lancaster; see Kirkby in Kendale, page 2.5,4

Family Gilbert FitzReinfrid b. c 1162, d. b 5 May 1220 Children i.Serota de Lancaster2 ii.Unknown de FitzReinfrid4 iii.Hawise de Lancaster3 b. c 1190, d. a Sep 1226 iv.William III de Lancaster d. 12 Nov 1246 v.Avice de Lancaster3


http://www.lawrencefamhis.com/ashton-o/p1561.htm#i39024 http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~daisy/lawbar.htm

HAWISE de Lancaster . An undated manuscript relating to Cokersand Abbey, Lancashire names “Helewisia” as daughter of “Willielmus de Lancaster secundus” and his wife, adding that she married ”Gilbert filium Raynfridi”[267]. Henry II King of England granted "filiam Willelmi de Lancastre cum tota hæreditate sua" to "Gilleberto filio Rogeri filii Rainfridi, dapifero nostro" by charter dated to [1184/89][268]. A charter of King Henry II names “Helewisam” as daughter of “Willielmum secundum” and his wife “Helewisam de Stuteville”, adding that she married “Gilberto filio Rogeri filii Reynfredi”[269]. “Gilbertus filius Reinfredi et Elewisa uxor eius” donated various churches to Wetherhal priory by undated charter[270]. m ([1184/89]) GILBERT FitzRoger FitzReinfrid Lord of Kendal, son of ROGER FitzReinfrid & his wife --- (-before 1220).

http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISHNOBILITYMEDIEVAL3L-O.htm#_Toc321390307

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Helewyse de Lancaster, of Kendal's Timeline

1172
1172
Kendal, Westmoreland, England
1189
July 20, 1189
Age 17
Barton,,Westmorland,England
November 29, 1189
Age 17
Kendal, Westmorland, England
1190
1190
Age 18
Kendal Castle, Westmoreland, England
1200
1200
Age 28
Kendal Castle, Westmoreland, Cumbria, England
1202
1202
Age 30
1226
September 26, 1226
Age 54
Kendal, Westmoreland, England
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