Robert de Vipont, Lord of Westmoreland

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Robert de Vipont

Nicknames: "Robert Vipont", "Robert de Vipoint", "Robert de Vipount", "Robert de Vespont"
Birthplace: Brougham Castle, Penrith, Cumberland, England
Death: Died in Penrith, Cumberland, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir John de Vipont, Baron of Appleby and Essindine; John Vipont; Sybil de Ferrers and Sybil Ferrers Vipont
Husband of Isabel FitzJohn
Father of Isabel de Clifford (Vespont), Lady Appleby and Brougham and Idoine de Vipount, Lady of Brough
Brother of Isabel of Appleby Vipont and Margaret Vernon

Occupation: Lord Westmorland, Of Appleby, Of Essendine, Lord and Sheriff of Westmorland, hereditary sheriff of Westmorland, Earl of Westmoreland, Sherriff of Westmoreland
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About Robert de Vipont

Robert de Vipont held the office of Hereditary Sheriff of Westmorland.1 Lived in Brougham Castle, Westmorland, England.


  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 III, page 290. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

-------------------- Robert de Vieuxpont ( also spelled Vipont) was the son of John de Vieuxpont and Sibyl de Ferrieres. He married Isabel FitzJohn about 1250. They had a daughter named Isabel who married Roger de Clifford

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Robert de Vipont, Lord of Westmoreland's Timeline

Penrith, Cumberland, England
Age 15
Ricester, Oxfordshire, England
Age 15
Probably Essex, England
Age 16
Westmoreland, England
June 7, 1264
Age 25
Penrith, Cumberland, England
September 23, 1939
Age 25
September 19, 1974
Age 25
December 6, 1974
Age 25
Sheriff of Westmoreland