Walter de Riddlesford, I, Baron of Bray, County Wicklow and Kilkea (c.1140 - c.1226) MP

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Nicknames: "Also seen as 'Ridelsford'", "but that is not correct"
Birthplace: Bray Co, Dublin & Castle Dermot Co, Kildare, Ireland
Death: Died in Carriebenam, Kildare, Ireland
Occupation: Of Carriebenan, in Kildare, Lord Moulenford
Managed by: Judith (Judy) A. Loubris
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About Walter de Riddlesford, I, Baron of Bray, County Wicklow and Kilkea

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_de_Riddlesford

Walter de Riddlesford (ca. 1125 - 1226) was an Anglo-Norman lord granted in Ireland the baronies of Bray, County Wicklow and Kilkea, County Kildare between 1171 and 1176.

De Riddlesford was born in Carriebenan, Kildare, Ireland. He married Amabilis Fitzhenry (born ca. 1150 in Ireland).

He built a motte and bailey fortress on the site of what is now Kilkea Castle in County Kildare in 1181.

He died in 1226 and was succeeded by his son Walter de Ridelsford (born 1204 in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England).

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_de_Riddlesford

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_de_Riddlesford

Walter de Riddlesford (ca. 1125 - 1226) was an Anglo-Norman lord granted in Ireland the baronies of Bray, County Wicklow and Kilkea, County Kildare between 1171 and 1176.

De Riddlesford was born in Carriebenan, Kildare, Ireland. He married Amabilis Fitzhenry (born ca. 1150 in Ireland).

He built a motte and bailey fortress on the site of what is now Kilkea Castle in County Kildare in 1181.

He died in 1226 and was succeeded by his son Walter de Ridelsford (born 1204 in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England).

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_de_Riddlesford

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  • Walter de Riddlesford

born Kildare, Ireland

died after 1226

(end of information).

father:

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mother:

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siblings:

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spouse:

  • Amabilis FitzHenry

children:

  • Basilie de Riddlesford born Bray, Ireland
  • Walter de Riddlesford Baron of Bray born about 1204 Kildare, Ireland

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ancestry.com -------------------- Walter de Ridelisford was active in Irish affairs, like his wife's uncles, the Fitz Geralds. He acquired large grants of land there. He held his principal seat at Carriebenan at South Kildare, Ireland.

Walter endowed a convent at Granry, near Castle Dermont "pro redemptione animae suae suroumque parentum" circa 1200.

He died after 1226.

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Walter de Riddlesford, I, Baron of Bray, County Wicklow and Kilkea's Timeline

1140
1140
Bray Co, Dublin & Castle Dermot Co, Kildare, Ireland
1179
1179
Age 39
Ireland
1190
1190
Age 50
Bray, Dublin, Ireland
1203
1203
Age 63
Ireland
1204
1204
Age 64
Carriebenan, Kildare, Ireland
1226
1226
Age 86
Carriebenam, Kildare, Ireland
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of Carriebenan, in Kildare
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