Maurice FitzWalter

Is your surname FitzWalter?

Research the FitzWalter family

Maurice FitzWalter's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Maurice FitzWalter

Birthplace: Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Walter FitzOtho, Castellan of Windsor and Beatrice de Offley
Husband of Edgidia Fitzwalter
Brother of William FitzWalter de Windsor, Constable of Windsor, Keeper of Windsor Forest; Robert FitzWalter, of Windsor, Sheriff of Norfolk; Walter FitzWalter de Windsor; Gerald de Windsor (Constable of Pembroke Castle) and Delicia (FitzOtho)

Managed by: Ofir Friedman
Last Updated:

About Maurice FitzWalter

His parentage is confirmed by the charter dated to [1155] under which Henry II King of England confirmed to "Ralph de Hastynges dapifero of the queen" the lands formerly belonging to Ralph steward of St Edmund’s and to "Maurice de Windsor maternal uncle of the said Ralph de Hastings" by charter dated to [1155] (Eyton, R. W. (1857) Antiquities of Shropshire (London), Vol. V, p. 136, citing Brakelond’s Chronicle, p. 117). The abbot of Bury St Edmunds granted stewardship of the abbey to "Mauricius de Windleshore" by charter dated to [1115/19], witnessed by "Robertus de Wyndelshore, Reinaldus de Wyndeleshore" (Round ‘The Origin of the Fitzgeralds II’, p. 93). The 1130 Pipe Roll records "Mauric de Windesor" in Dorsetshire

"Maurice de Windsor and Edgidia his wife" donated the church of St Edmund at Hoxne to Norwich Cathedral priory by charter dated 25 May 1130. (Dodwell, B. (ed.) (1974) The Charters of Norwich Cathedral Priory, Part 1, Pipe Roll Society NS Vol. XL (London) ("Norwich Cathedral, I"), 120, p. 68 [extract only, in translation]; Norwich Cathedral, I, 120, p. 68 [extract only, in translation].)

view all

Maurice FitzWalter's Timeline

Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, England, United Kingdom
Age 61