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About Roger de Chesney, II

Roger de Caisneto

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Lisle Manor

After the Norman conquest of England in 1066 William FitzOsbern, 1st Earl of Hereford held a manor of 10 hides of land at Fritwell. William's son Roger de Breteuil, 2nd Earl of Hereford inherited his estates when William died in 1071, but in 1075 Roger took part in the Revolt of the Earls, was defeated by William I and imprisoned. The Crown confiscated and redistributed Roger's lands and seems to have given Fritwell to Roger de Chesney. The manor descended in the de Chesney family until 1160 by which time Maud, Daughter of William de Chesney, had become married to Henry II's chamberlain Henry FitzGerold. ...

http://www.spiritus-temporis.com/fritwell/de-lisle-manor.html

[William de] Chesney was the son of Roger de Chesney and Alice de Langetot.[1] The elder Chesney probably originated near Quesney-Guesnon in the Calvados region of Normandy, and was a tenant of Robert d'Oilly at the time of the Domesday Survey.[2]

Of William's siblings, one was Robert de Chesney, who later became Bishop of Lincoln.[3] Another brother, Reginald, became abbot of Evesham Abbey,[4] and the rest were Hugh, Ralph, Hawise, Beatrice, Isabel,[2] and Roger.[5]

Footnotes:

1. Keats-Rohan Domesday Descendants p. 370

2. Keats-Rohan Domesday People p. 402

3. Crouch Reign of King Stephen p. 239 footnote 19

4. Crouch Reign of King Stephen pp. 326–327

5. Crouch Reign of King Stephen p. 205

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_de_Chesney -------------------- Roger De CHENEY Died: BEF 1109, Wyke Dive, Nottinghamshire, England Father: Ralph De CAINETO of Ling

Mother: Maud De WATEVILLE Married: Alice De LANGETOT (dau. of Ralph De Langetot)

Children:

  • 1. Beatrice De CHENEY
  • 2. Hawise De CHENEY
  • 3. Hugh De CHENEY
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Roger de Chesney, II's Timeline

1055
1055
Deddington, Oxfordshire, England, (Present UK)
1070
1070
Norfolk, England
1092
1092
Age 22
Deddington, Oxfordshire, UK
1093
1093
Age 23
Deddington, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
1094
1094
Age 24
Deddington, Oxfordshire, UK
1094
Age 24
Deddington, Oxfordshire, England
1096
1096
Age 26
Deddington, Oxfordshire, England
1097
1097
Age 27
Deddington, Oxfordshire, UK
1098
1098
Age 28
of, Oxfordshire, , England
1100
1100
Age 30
Deddington, Oxfordshire, UK