William Fitzwilliam Gerard, I (c.1190 - 1260) MP

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Nicknames: "Lord of Moiety of /Kingsley/"
Birthplace: Cheshire, UK
Death: Died in Cheshire West and Chester, UK
Managed by: Dennis Matthew Gibson
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About William Fitzwilliam Gerard, I

Burke's genealogical and heraldic history of the peerage, baronetage and ...Pg.841


Gerald Fitz Walter, constable of Pembroke Castle, temp. Henry I. (see Duke of Leinster), who m. Nesta, dau. of Rhys ap Gruffydd ap Tudor Mawr, prince of South Wales, by whom he had three sons, 1. Maurice, ancestor of the noble house of Fitz-Gerald, Duke of Leinster; 2. William, of whom hereafter; 3. David, bishop of St. David's. The 2nd son,

William Fitz Gerald, went to Ireland with Strongbow 1171, but returned to England 1173. He married Agnes, dau. of Adam de Kingsley, co. Chester and had several sons (see Lansdowne, M.). One of his sons was

William, justice in eyre of the co. Chester. He was the direct ancestor of

William Gerard, who m. the dau. and heir of Peter de Bryn, of Bryn co. Lancaster, and was s. by his son


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William Gerard, Lord of Kingsley's Timeline

Cheshire, UK
Age 55
Kingsley, Cheshire, , England
Age 64
Age 69
Age 70
Cheshire West and Chester, UK