Peter (Piers) de Brus, II (1181 - 1241) MP

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Birthplace: Skelton, Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Marseilles, (Present Department Bouches-du-Rhone), Provence, France
Occupation: Baron of Skelton and Danby
Managed by: Margaret, (C)
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About Peter (Piers) de Brus, II

From the Celtic Casimir online family tree:

Peter II DE BRUS Baron of Skelton & Danby 593,4172,8306

Born: Abt 1195, Skelton Castle, Yorkshire, England 4173

Married: 593

Died: 7 Sep 1241 4172


1. Alternate Birth; Abt 1181.

2. Alternate Death; Before 1247. 4173

Marriage Information:

Peter married Hawise DE LANCASTER, daughter of Gilbert FITZ REINFRID Lord of Kendal and Hawise DE LANCASTER 593. (Hawise DE LANCASTER was born about 1200 in Kendal, Westmorland, England and died before 1246 8333.)

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Sir Piers de Brus II:

Sir Piers de Brus II1

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Last Edited=3 Jan 2005

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

Sir Piers de Brus II lived at Skelton Castle, Yorkshire, England.1 He lived at Danby, Yorkshire, England.2

Children of Sir Piers de Brus II and Hawise FitzReinfrid

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

2.Sir Piers de Brus III2 d. 18 Sep 1272


1.[S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 101. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

2.[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. -------------------- Proprietor of Skelton Castle in Yorkshire. -------------------- died 1247 on Crusade.

Baron of Skelton

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Peter de Brus, II, Baron of Skelton and Danby's Timeline

Skelton, Yorkshire, England
Age 10
Skelton Castle, Yorkshire, England
Age 37
Skelton Castle, Yorkshire, , England
Age 40
Skelton Castle, North Yorkshire, England, (Present UK)
Age 45
Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
September 7, 1241
Age 60
Marseilles, (Present Department Bouches-du-Rhone), Provence, France
Age 60
Skelton, East Riding, Yorkshire, England
England, (Present UK)
Guisborough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom