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Hereward "The Exile", thegn of Mercia MP (1035 - c.1072)

"Herwardus", "Hereward le Wake", "Hereward The Wake", "Herwardus de Brunne", "Hereward of Mercia", "The Exile", "Hereward the Outlaw", "Hereward the Exile", "Hereward the Banished?"

Hereward The Wake "le Wac" means "the Banished" --------------------- Historian Paul Dalton has written an excellent article entitled "The Outlaw Hereward 'the Wake': His Companions and Enemies" ...

8/8/2007 2/22/2011

Aélis de Beaumont-sur-Oise MP (c.1045 - 1091)

"Adélaïde", "Adeliza de Beaumont", "Adelaide d'Estouteville; Adelaide de Beaumont; Adeliza", "Alice", "Beatrix", "Adelise", "Aélis"

ADELISE [Aelis] de Beaumont , daughter of IVO Comte de Beaumont & his first wife Judith --- ([before 1045]-Rouen 11 Jul 1091, bur Saint-Evroul[310]). She is named as wife of Hugues by Orderic Vitalis, ...

7/5/2007 12/15/2010

Gytha Thorkelsdóttir MP (1001 - 1069)

F, #102179, d. after 1069 Last Edited=9 Apr 2006 Gytha (?) was born at Denmark. (3) She was the daughter of Thorgils 'Sprakalegg' Styrbjornson and Sigrid of Halland. (1), (2) She married Godw...

3/3/2007 10/17/2010

Leofwine Godwinson (c. 1035[1] – October 14, 1066) was a younger brother of Harold II of England, the fifth son of Earl Godwin. When the Godwin family was exiled from England in 1051 he went...

9/15/2007 10/17/2010

Robert de Gernon MP (1045 - 1086)

NOT the same person as Ranulf de Gernon, 4th Earl of Chester! Some family trees label him as "Duke of Boulogne"--but there was no duchy of Boulogne. There were Counts of Boulogne, but there is no rec...

5/21/2008 10/17/2010

Raoul I de Fougères MP (c.1070 - 1124)

7/4/2008 10/17/2010

Harold de Ewyas I, Lord of Ewyas MP (c.1057 - c.1100)

"Lord Harold of /Ewyas-Sudeley/", "Harold de Ewias /De sudeley/", "Lord Ewias//"

Relationships: Parents: Ralph / Raoul "The Timid" de Mantes (d. 21 December 1057) Unknown. (Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700 - by Frederick Lewis We...

11/13/2007 10/17/2010

Nigel was Baron of Halton in Cheshire; he was also Constable of Chester in Cheshire. The son of Nigel of Cotentin. He also held the honour of being the Marshal of the Earls' host, which was an importan...

6/3/2007 10/17/2010

Sources: "Stokes--1,000 Years" by W.E.D. Stokes; "Falaise Roll." WED: Ranulphus de Praers, the first ancestor of the Stokes family in England. Lord of the vil of Stoke near Liverpool. Also known as...

11/14/2007 10/17/2010

Eudo FitzHubert de Rie, Steward MP (1047 - c.1080)

"Eudo /Dapifer/", "Eudo /de Rie/", "le Dapifer"

"Le Dapifer" refers to his role as Dapifer (Seneschal or Steward) to the King of England. Eudo Dapifer (or Eudo de Rie) was steward to William the Conqueror. Eudo built Colchester Castle in the latte...

7/27/2007 10/17/2010

Hugh Fitz Baldric, Saxon Thane of Cowsby MP (1045 - 1086)

"Sheriff of Yorkshire"

There are many discussions of Hugh FitzBaldric and his extensive landholdings in Conquest, Anarchy and Lordship: Yorkshire, 1066-1154 By Paul Dalton (available online through Googlebooks). John Marwo...

7/5/2007 10/17/2010

William FitzBaderon de Monmouth MP (c.1087 - c.1138)

1/6/2008 10/17/2010

William FitzAnsculf de Picquigny, Lord of Dudley Castle MP (c.1044 - 1086)

"FitzAnscough", "Guillaume Fitz Ansculf de Picquigny", "William of Pinkeni", "William fil' Ansulfi", "Seigneur de Anscough (Angleterre)", "William FitzAnscough"

from : "It is thought one of the Conqueror's followers, Ansculf de Picquigny , built the first {Dudley] castle in 1070.[2] and that his son, William Fitz-Ansculf , was in possession of the castle whe...

8/6/2007 10/17/2010

Henry de Ferrers, of Tutbury MP (1036 - 1088)

"Henri de Ferrières"

Henry de FERRERS (1036-1088) [Pedigree] Son of Walkelin de FERRIERES (1010-1089) b. Abt 1036, Ferrieres, Normandy, France d. 1088, Tutbury Castle, Tutbury, Stafford, Eng. Married Bertha ROBERTS...

6/10/2007 10/17/2010

William de Falaise (1050 - 1073)

8/2/2008 10/17/2010

Guillaume "Crespin" d'Evreux, Comte d'Evreux MP (c.1019 - 1118)

"William /D'Evreux/"

Son of Richard Comte d'Evreux and Godehildis GUILLAUME "Crespin" d'Evreux (-18 or 20 Apr 1118, bur Fontenelle, monastery of Saint-Wandrille[1564]). Guillaume de Jumièges names Guillaume as son...

7/21/2007 10/17/2010

GUILLAUME d'Eu (-2 Jan after 1096). "Robertus comes Augensis…uxore Beatrice et filiis meis Radulfo, Willermo atque Roberto" made donations to the abbey of St Michel, Tréport by a charte...

6/11/2007 10/17/2010

Robert fitz Wimarc MP (c.1007 - c.1071)

"Robert de Essex", "de Almsteda", "de Moyaux", "Robert the Staller", "Robertus Draco", "Robertus Diaconus", "Robert the Deacon", "Robert the Dragon"

Who was Robert fitz Wimarc? The surname of Wymarc was derived from the Old French and Old Breton, "Wiuhomarch", and was brought into England in the wake of the Norman conquest of 1066. The name was c...

7/3/2008 10/17/2010

Ralph de Guarder/de Gael,1st Earl of Norfolk MP (c.1039 - 1096)

"Ralph de Waher", "Ralph de Gael de Montfort; Ralph de Montfort; Ralph Comte de Montfort; Ralph Earl of Suffolk and Norfolk de Gael de Montfort"

Also called Ralph Waher and Ralph de Guarder. Born in England, son of Ralph the Staller, Earl of Hereford, and Agatha. First Earl of Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridge. Responsible for beginning work on No...

8/6/2007 10/17/2010

Wautier I de Douai MP (1037 - 1111)

5/9/2008 10/17/2010

Milo Crispin MP (1046 - 1085)

"Milo /Crispin/Miles Crispin"

4/29/2008 10/17/2010

Guy de Nevers MP (c.1070 - 1118)

7/24/2008 10/17/2010

Gilbert FitzRichard de Clare, 1st Earl of Pembroke MP (c.1065 - 1114)

"The Marshal", "2d Earl of Clare", "Gilbert de Tonebruge", "2nd Earl Clare", "Gilbert FitzRichard", "Gilber DE CLARE", "Fitzgilbert De Clare", ""the Marshal"", "Clare", ""the Marshall'", "Lord of Clare", "Tonbridge", "and Cardigan", "1st Earl of Pembroke"

Gilbert FitzRichard d. 1114/7 was son and eventual heir of Richard FitzGilbert of Clare and heiress Rohese Giffard. He succeeded to his father's possessions in England in 1091; his brother, Roger Fit...

5/19/2007 10/17/2010

Adeliza de Toeni, Countess of Hereford MP (c.1035 - 1070)

"Adelise /De Toeni/", "Adelise /de Toni/ Alice", "de Tony", "Countess of Hereford"

Daughter of Roger de Toeni (Tosny) de Conches and Adelaida de Barcelona. Married William FitzOsbern of Breteuil. Charles Cawley writes in the FMG Medieval Lands database: ADELISE (-6 Oct ----, bur ...

8/6/2007 10/17/2010

Osbern fitz Osbern, Bishop of Exeter MP (c.1032 - 1103)

"Osbern de Crépon"

7/4/2008 10/17/2010

William Fitzosbern, 1st Earl of Hereford MP (1016 - 1071)

"Guillaume fitz Osbern", "William fitz Osbern", "A relative and close counsellor of William the Conqueror"

William FitzOsbern, Earl of Hereford. Son of Osbern de Crépon and Emma d'Ivry Married: Adelisa Richilde (no children) Children with Adelisa: 1. Guillaume (William) 2. Roger 3. Emma 4. (daughte...

6/10/2007 10/17/2010

Married Gytha Thorgilsdottir GODWIN, son of WULFNOTH & his wife --- ([993]-Winchester 15 Apr 1053, bur Winchester Old Minster[398]). According to Florence of Worcester, Earl Godwin was son of W...

3/3/2007 10/17/2010

Eadgyth Gōdwinesdatter, Queen of England MP (c.1029 - 1075)

"Eadgyth Gōdwinesdatter", "Eadgyth Godwinsdatter", "Edith Queen of England", "Edith of Wessex"

Eadgyth of Wessex (1) F, #102177, b. circa 1020, d. 18 December 1075 Last Edited=11 Dec 2005 Eadgyth of Wessex was born circa 1020. (1) She was the daughter of Godwine, Earl of Wessex and Gytha (?). ...

3/16/2007 10/17/2010

Gytha, countess of Hereford MP (1028 - 1099)


B: 1028 Of, , Herefordshire, England Gytha of Norfolk , Countess of Hereford She was perhaps the daughter of Osgood Clapa. Notes, George S Brewer Gethe held land in her own right in Buckinghamshire

7/8/2007 10/17/2010

Geoffroi de la Guerche MP (1039 - 1094)

12/26/2008 10/17/2010

Hugues de Grandmesnil, Sheriff of Leicestershire MP (1032 - 1094)

"de Grentemesnil", "de Grentmesnil"

Hugh de Grandmesnil, Lord Hinckle From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Hugh de Grandmesnil (1032 – 22 February 1098), also known as Hugh or Hugo de Grentmesnil or Grentemesnil, was a comman...

8/29/2007 10/17/2010

Roger d'Ivry From Medlands: [ ROGER d'Ivry (-after 24 Apr 1089). No information has so far been found on the parentage of Roger, but presumably he was closely connected to Robert d'Ivry, husband ...

12/17/2008 10/17/2010

Judith de Lens, Countess of Huntingdon MP (c.1054 - c.1086)

"Judith of Lens", "Judith de Lens", "Judith de Normandie", "Judith de Boulogne", "Juditha de Lens"

Judith of Lens From Wikipedia Countess Judith (born in Normandy between 1054 and 1055, died after 1086), was a niece of William I of England|William the Conqueror. She was a daughter of his sister ...

6/6/2007 10/16/2010

Waltheof, Earl of Northumbria MP (c.1050 - 1076)

"Valthiof", "Walleff", "Earl of Huntingdon and Northampton", "Waltheof", "Earl of Northumbria"

Waltheof (1050-31 May 1076), Earl of Northumbria and last of the Anglo-Saxon earls. He was the only English aristocrat to be formally executed during the reign of William I. He was reputed for his phys...

6/6/2007 10/16/2010

Feudal baron of Blagdon in Somerset in Domesday period. Parentage Unknown. His heir was his daughter Geva. Serlo de Burci From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Serlon de Burci was a Norman of the e...

1/3/2008 10/16/2010

Alain IV "Fergant" de Cornouaille, duc de Bretagne MP (c.1067 - 1119)

"Fergant (o Jovem)", "Fergent", "Alan IV of /Cornwall/", "which in Breton means "Alan the Younger"", "He was known as Alan Fergant", "Alan IV "Fergant" de Bretagne", "Duke of Britany"

Alan IV, Duke of Brittany From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Alan IV Fergant (died 13 October 1119) was Duke of Brittany, from 1084 until his abdication in 1112. He was also Count of Nantes and Co...

3/22/2007 10/16/2010

ROGER de Breteuil from Medlands: (-after 1087). Guillaume de Jumièges names "Guillaume et Roger l'Obstiné" as the two sons of Guillaume FitzOsbern and Adelisa[204]. On the death of ...

7/4/2008 10/16/2010

William I de Braose MP (c.1049 - c.1095)

"braiose/", "de Brieuze", "de Briouse", "de Briouze", "Lord", "Guillaume de Briouze"

William (Guillaume) de Braose (Briouze), 1st Lord of Bramber son of unknown father, and mother named Gunnor name of his wife is unknown *-- alternately reported as Eve de Boissey or Agnes de St. ...

7/20/2007 10/16/2010

Eustace II, count of Bologne MP (c.1020 - c.1087)

"Eustache II de Boulogne Count De Boulogne", "Eustaas II van Boulogne"

From Wikipedia: Eustace II, (c. 1015-1020 – c. 1087) [1][2] was count of Boulogne from 1049-1087, fought on the Norman side at the Battle of Hastings, and afterwards received a large honou...

6/10/2007 10/16/2010

Hugues de Bolbec, of Whitchurch MP (c.1036 - d.)

"Hugh de Bolebec"

HUGH de Bolebec of Whitchurch, Buckinghamshire . m ---. Hugh & his wife had [two] children, Walter and Herbert.

10/11/2008 10/16/2010

CURATOR's NOTE (from Pam Wilson, 6 Sept 2010): Roger I Bigod (Bigot), Seigneur ("Earl") of Norfolk/ East Anglia probably son of Robert Bigod, Chamberlain to King William I (the Conqueror), and a da...

3/17/2007 10/16/2010

Harold Godwinsson, King of England MP (c.1022 - 1066)

"King Harold II", "Harold Gōdwines", "Harald Godwinson", "Harold Godwinson"

Harold Godwinson (c. 1022 – 14 October 1066) also known as Harold II, was the last Anglo-Saxon King of England before the Norman Conquest. Married: Ealdgyth, Gryffydd's widow, they had one son...

3/3/2007 10/16/2010

Roger Senior de Berkeley, of Gloucestershire and Wiltshire MP (c.1040 - 1093)

"Elnoth of Somerset", "Alnoth of Somerset", "The Staller"

Parents are not known. Had one known brother, Ralph. Listed as a major landholder in the Domesday Book of 1085. Became a monk in 1091. Rode with William the Conqueror. =========== (1) William de ...

5/8/2008 10/16/2010

St. Edward the Confessor, King of the English MP (c.1003 - 1066)

"The Confessor", "Ēadweard se Andeterre", "Edward the Confessor", "Le confesseur", "The /Confessor/", "the Confessor"

Edward the Confessor, Parents: Æthelred and Emma de Normandie. No children. LINKS MEDIEVAL LANDS EADWARD ([1005]-Palace of Westminster 5 Jan 1066, bur Westminster Abbey[1845]). "Ea...

3/16/2007 10/16/2010

Robert de Beaumont, comte de Meulan, 1st Earl of Leicester MP (c.1046 - 1118)

"Ist Earl Leicester", "Comte de Meulan", "Knight"

Robert de Beaumont, 1st Earl of Leicester and Count of Meulan (1049 – 5 June 1118) Parents: Roger de Beaumont and Adeline of Meulan, daughter of Waleran III, Count de Meulan, and an older br...

6/10/2007 10/16/2010

Roger de Beaumont, Seigneur de Portaudemer MP (1022 - 1094)

"Barbatus", "la Barbe", "le Barbu", "Roger de Beaumont", "de Beauchamp"

Roger de Beaumont Roger de Beaumont (le Barbu) Roger de Beaumont-le-Roger (c. 1015 – 29 November 1094) was son of Humphrey de Vielles (himself a great-nephew of the Duchess Gunnora of Norman...

6/10/2007 10/16/2010

Henry de Newberg de Beaumont, 1st Earl of Warwick MP (1045 - 1119)

"Henry /de Neubourg/"

Henry de Beaumont, 1st Earl of Warwick (? – 20 June 1123) was a Norman nobleman. He is also known as Henry de Neubourg or Henry de Newburgh, from the castle of Newburg near Louviers, in Norm...

10/3/2007 10/16/2010

Hugh de Beauchamp, of Bedford MP (c.1055 - 1114)

HUGH de Beauchamp ([1050/60]-[1114]). His birth date range is suggested by his absence from any charters of King William I, which indicates that he may have come of age in the latter part of the king...

7/28/2007 10/16/2010

Eudes de Conteville, évêque de Bayeux MP (c.1030 - 1097)

"(Bishop of Bayeux) (Earl of Kent)", "Bishop of Bayeux//", "Eudes De /La Rivierre/", "Bishop Of Bayeux", "Eudes", "Odo de BAYEUX"

Odo (Eudes) de Conteville. Bishop of Bayeux, Earl of Kent. Parents: Herluin and Herlève. One illegitimate son: Jean de Bayeux LINKS MEDIEVAL LANDS EUDES [Odo] (-Palermo [2/6] Jan...

12/20/2007 10/16/2010

Nele or Niel (Nigel) d'Aubigny, Lord of Mowbray MP (1072 - 1129)

"Nigel /de Albine/", "Nigel /D' Aubigny/"

Nele d' Aubigny1 b. circa 1064, d. circa 21 November 1129 Father Roger de Albini2 b. circa 1040 Mother Avitia de Montbrai2 b. circa 1045 Also called Nigel d' Aubigny.3 Nele d' Aubigny was young...

7/21/2007 10/16/2010

Urse Sheriff of Worcester d'Abetot, Sheriff of Worcester MP (c.1045 - 1077)

"Arbetot", "Abbetot", "Urse /D' Abitot/", "Constable Of The Castle", "Urse of Abetot; Urse de Abetot Urse d'Abitot or Urse of Abitôt["

From and The Domesday Book (Thomas Hinde, ed., 1985, CLB International) d'Abetot, Urso - Also called Urso of Worcester. From Abbetot, Seine-Maritime (France). Sheriff of Worcestershire. Brother of Ro...

7/28/2007 10/16/2010

Robert I Malet of Eye was born before 1051 in Normandy. He succeeded his father in Normandy circa 1071. He succeeded his father to a large English fief centered upon Eye circa 1071 in Suffolk. Robert...

5/26/2008 10/16/2010

GEOFFREY de Mandeville (-after 1104). “…Josfridi de Magna Villa…” witnessed the charter dated to [1070/75] under which William I King of England donated Plumstead to St Au...

7/27/2007 10/16/2010

Ralph I "the Timid", earl of Hereford MP (c.1026 - 1057)

"the Timid", "Ralph /De Sudeley/", "Ralph", "Rudolf", "Rudolph", "Rudulph"

Relationships: Parents: Father: Dreux/Drogo de Mantes (d. 13 August 1035, somewhere west of Nicaea en route to Europe), Comte de Mantes, Comte d"Amiens Mother: Godgifu/Goda of England (d. befor...

7/8/2007 10/16/2010

Godgifu MP (c.1004 - 1055)

Godgifu, or Goda, of England. Daughter of Æthelred Unræd and Emma de Normandie Married: 1. Dreux 2. Eustache GODGIFU [Goda] (-before 1049). Her parentage is stated by Orderic ...

5/8/2007 10/16/2010

Dreux de Mantes, Comte du Vexin et d'Amiens MP (c.1000 - 1035)

"Drogo", "Drogon", "Walter"

Relationships Parents: Father: Gauthier II "le Blanc" (d. after 1017), Comte d'Amiens et du Vexin Mother: Adela (fl. 1006) Siblings: 1. Raoul de Mantes (d. 1060) 3. Foulques de Mantes...

5/8/2007 10/16/2010

1/11/2009 10/16/2010

Matilda of Flanders MP (1032 - 1083)

"Mathilde de Flandres", "Matilda van Vloandern", "Maud of England", "Matilda of Flanders", "Matilde de Flandre", "Maud of Flandre", "Maude", "Maud", "Matilda /Flanders", "Queen Consort of England", "Mathilda of Flanders", "Mathilde de Flandre", "Mathilda", "Mathilda van Vlaander..."

Matilde Maud de Flandre (van Vloandern) Matilda of Flanders Parents: Baudouin V 'le Pieux', Comte de Flandre & Alix Capet Spouse: Guillaume (William) I Conqueror Children: Robert Curthose...

2/26/2007 10/16/2010

Hugh "Lupus" d'Avranches, 1st Earl of Chester MP (1047 - 1101)

"Vras/Lupus", "Vras", "Lupus", "Le Gros", "Vraz", "Hugh "Vras" "Le Gros" "Lupus" /D'Avranches/", "The Fat", "the Fat", "The Earl of Chester", "Hugh Lupus", "Hugh Le Gros"

Hugh "Lupus" d'Avranches, 1st Earl of Chester, Vicomte d'Avranches Grandson of William the Conqueror. B: abt 1047 Normandy, France D: 27 Jul 1101 St. Werburg's Abbey, Cheshire, England Many membe...

7/18/2007 10/16/2010

Lady Godiva MP (c.980 - 1067)

"Lady Godiva", "Eldiva", "Godgifu", "Godiva of Coventrytown", "Godiva of Lincoln", "Countess of Mercia", "Godgyfu", "Godiva", "Godiua", "Godiva Countess of Mercia", "Godifu Countess of Mercia", "Lady Godiva of Bukenhall"

Godiva (or Godgifu) (fl. 1040-1080) was an Anglo-Saxon noblewoman who, according to legend, rode naked through the streets of Coventry in England in order to gain a remission of the oppressive toll imp...

5/27/2007 10/16/2010

Eadwine, Earl of Mercia MP (c.1028 - 1070)


Edwin, King of the East Saxons, deposed by the Conqueror, and killed in battle with the Normans, 1071. His sister married, 1st, the Welsh King Gruffydd. “Her name was Ealdgyth and her brothers w...

8/8/2007 10/16/2010

Ælfgifu MP (c.997 - c.1092)


Ælfgifu, daughter of Morcar & Ealdgyth Ælfthryth's daughter Married to Ælfgar III, son of Leofric and Godgifu (Lady Godiva). Children: 1. Eadwin 2. Morcar 3. Ealdgyth of ...

4/2/2007 10/16/2010

Alfgar, Earl of Mercia MP (c.1002 - 1059)

"Algar III Earl of Mercia", "Aelfgar"

Ælfgar of Mercia, son of Leofric and Godgifu (Lady Godiva) Married Ælfgifu, daughter of Morcar Three children: 1. Edwin 2. Morcar 3. Ealdgyth Married secondly a daughter of Gr...

5/27/2007 10/16/2010

Leofric III, earl of Mercia MP (968 - 1057)

"Leofric", "Earl of Mercia", "Leofric III Earl of Mercia", "Leogric the Great", "Earl of Mercia and Lord of Coventry"

Leofric (b 968, d 31 Aug or 30 Sep 1057) Earl of Mercia Parents: Leofwine & his wife Spouse: "Lady Godiva" Godgifu Child: Ælfgar of Mercia LINKS MEDIEVAL LANDS LEOFRIC, son of LEOFWINE E...

5/27/2007 10/16/2010

Baldwin, comte de Brionne MP (c.1022 - 1090)


BAUDOUIN de Brionne Baldwin de Brion, who accompanied his relative, William of Normandy, to England, and became high sheriff of Devonshire. He m. Lady Albreda, daughter of Richard-goz d'Abrancis, Vis...

6/5/2008 10/16/2010

Guillaume de Mohun, seigneur de Moyon MP (1042 - c.1100)

"William de Moyon", "Guillaume de Moyon"

William de Moyon From Wikipedia: Image on Wiki page: "Domesday records dozens of manors given to William de Moyon"[1] William de Moyon or William de Moion was seigneur of Moyon and Sheriff of Som...

11/25/2007 10/16/2010

Hugues II de Montfort-sur-Risle MP (c.1020 - c.1088)

"Hugues", "Hugh", "Monfort"

Vital Statistics Hugues II de Monfort-sur-Risle (died after 1088) was the son of Hugues I "cum barba" . Apparently the second son. He fought in the battles of Mortmaer in 1054 and Hastings in 1066....

8/29/2007 10/16/2010

Robert de Mortagne, Earl of Cornwall MP (1031 - 1090)

"Robert de Conteville", "Robert Count of Mortain", "Earl of Cornwall", "Count of Mortain", "De Burgh"

Robert de Mortain, came to England with William The Conqueror. Parents: Herlève de Falaise and Herluin de Conteville Spouses: 1. Mathilde Montgommery 2. Almodis Do NOT merge with Roger Montg...

6/11/2007 10/16/2010

Ralph de Mortimer MP (c.1055 - 1137)

"Ranulph de Mortemer", "Ranulph de Mortimer"

RALPH [I] de Mortemer [Mortimer] , son of ROGER [I] de Mortemer & his wife Hawise --- (-5 Aug after [1115/18]). "Hadvise et Radulfi filii eius" donated land "in episcopatu Ambianensium apud Mers" to ...

11/13/2007 10/16/2010

Hasculfus Musard MP (1070 - 1133)

"Hasculfus (Hascoit) Musard of Stavely"

From the Early Richmonds webpage: A general survey taken around the year 1100 indicates he held lordships in Demesne, Keddington and Chilworth, Oxfordshire, as well as, Saintbury, Gloucestershire. ...

5/12/2008 10/16/2010

Morcar, High Reeve of Northumbria MP (c.960 - 1015)

"Morcar", "Morkere", "Morukare"

Morcar, son of Arngrim Married Ealdgyth, daughter of Ælftryth FATHER: ARNGRIM. m ---. The name of Arngrim's wife is not known. Arngrim & his wife had two children: BROTHER: SIGEFERTH (-mur...

8/8/2007 10/16/2010

Tostig Godwinson, Earl of Northumbria MP (c.1025 - 1066)

"Tostig Godwinson"

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Tostig Godwinson (1026? – September 25, 1066) was an Anglo-Saxon earl of Northumbria and brother of King Harold II of England, the last crowned Anglo-...

3/16/2007 10/16/2010

Ralph (Radulf) Paynel, Sheriff of Yorkshire MP (c.1050 - 1088)

"Pagnell", "Pagnel", "Seigneur de Hambye", "Moutiers-Hubert", "& Drax (France)", "Lord of West Rasen & Hooton-Paganel (England)", "Guillaume de Paynel"

Sheriff of Yorkshire. "Radulf Paganel Norman, from a family associated with Moutiers-Hubert, Calvados, arr. Lisieux, cant. Livarot, and Hambye, Manche, arr. Coutances, cant. Gavray (Loyd,77), Domes...

7/4/2008 10/15/2010

Ranulph de Peverel, of Hatfield MP (c.1030 - 1072)

"Ranulf Peverel", "Peurel", "Peverell"

Ranulph Peverel also appears in Domesday as the lord of sixty-four manors. Of a verity, the merits of these Peverels must have been great, or their influence at Court from some cause or another extra...

5/12/2007 10/15/2010

William "The Elder" Peverell, of Nottingham MP (c.1040 - 1113)

"William of Dover", "The Elder", "William de Peverel", "A Norman Knight"

William Peverel (c. 1050-c. 1115, also William de Peverel), was a Norman knight said to have fought at the Battle of Hastings William's mother seems to have been a Saxon named Maud, daughter of the...

5/12/2007 10/15/2010

Hugh de Port, Lord of Seamer MP (1030 - 1066)

Seamer SEAMER Semær (xi cent.); Semere (xi–xviii cent.); Semar (xii-xvi cent.); Seymer, Semour (xvi-xviii cent.). This parish is composed of the townships of Seamer and Irton and the ...

2/23/2009 10/15/2010

Praters descended from "Reinbald de Presbyter" ...( Reinbald Prater the Elder) The first Chanceller of England under King William, duke of Normandy We are not certain where our ancestor was born ...

9/30/2008 10/15/2010

Ribald FitzEudes, Lord Middleham and Spennithrone MP (c.1050 - c.1121)

"Ribald FitzEudes", "FitzEudo", "FitzOdo", "Ribald 1st", "Lord of Middleham"

Ribald was the 1st Norman Lord of Middleham and Spennithorne in Yorkshire. His brother, Alan Rufus, son-in-law of William the Conqueror, gave him these estates which, after the Norman Conquest, were le...

1/25/2007 10/15/2010

Robert le Despenser MP (c.1066 - 1119)

"Robert le Dispenser", "Robert the Dispenser", "Robertus Dispensator", "d'Abbetot", "de Abetot", "de Arbitot", "le Despenser", "le Dispenser", "Robert Despensator", "Robert Dispenser", "Robert fitzThurstin"

alt. birth date 1018 in Lillebonne, Normandy. Despenser held the office of royal steward, or dispenser, under King William II.[1] Despenser's surname derived from his office.[4][note 1] Although Desp...

3/13/2008 10/15/2010

Hubert (Humbert) de Rie, Steward of Normandy MP (1008 - 1086)

"Hubert de Rye"

The following is a sketch of Hubert's son Eudo, but provides information about Hubert as well. The Conqueror and His Companions by J.R. Planché, Somerset Herald. London: Tinsley Brothers, 1874...

7/27/2007 10/15/2010

Humphrey "The Bearded" or "The Old" de Bohun I MP (c.1040 - 1113)

"Honfroy", "Onfrei", "Onfroi", "Unfridus", "Humfridus", "with the Beard", "With The Beard", "Old Humphrey"

Godfather of William the Conqueror Excerpted from Les Seigneurs de Bohon by Jean LeMelletier, Coutances: Arnaud-Bellee, 1978. HUMPHREY THE OLD (died before 1093) was a modest Norman nobleman. He ga...

6/11/2007 10/13/2010

Raoul III (II) de Tosny, Seigneur de Conches, Lord of Flamstead MP (1029 - c.1102)

"Ralph de Conches de Toeni", "III; Raoul de Tosni", "de Conches", "Seigneur de Conches", "Lord of Flamstead"

Raoul (Ralph) III de Tosny / Toeni / Toni, Seigneur de Conches, Lord of Flamstead (d. 24 March 1102) son of Roger "de Conches" de Tosny and his second wife, Godechilde married Isabelle de Montfor...

10/21/2007 10/9/2010

Edward of Salisbury, Earl MP (c.1060 - c.1130)

"Edward "The Sheriff" Of /Salisbury/", "The Sheriff", "Evereux", "Sheriff of Wiltshire", "Edward of Salisbury (d'Évreux)", "Earl"

Edward of Salisbury (Edward the Sheriff) (son of Walter de Ewrus) was born Abt. 1060 in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, and died Bef. 1130. He married Maud Fitzhubert on 1090 in Salisbury, Wiltshire, En...

6/11/2007 10/9/2010

Richard Fitz Scrob, kt. MP (c.1030 - 1067)

"Fitz Scrope", "Scrope", "Richard Scroop"

Scrope from Wikipedia Origin of name The name (pronounced "Scroop") may be derived from the old Anglo-Norman word for "crab" and that it began as a nickname for a club-footed illegitimate son of ...

6/11/2007 10/9/2010

Roger II de Montgomery, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury MP (1022 - 1094)

"Roger "the Great" de Montgomery Earl of Shrewsbury & Arundel", "Roger II", "Seigneur de Montgommery", "Vicomte de l'Hiémois", "Roger /de Montgomery/", "Earl of Chichester", "Robert the Great", "Earl of Arundel & Shrewsbury", "Seigneur de Montgomery", "Earl Chicester", "Vi..."

ROGER [II] de Montgommery Earl Roger & his first wife had ten children 1. Roger 2. Robert 3. Hugues (Hugh) 4. Roger "le Poitevin" (married Almodis) 5. Philippe 6. Arnoul 7. Emma 8. Ma...

6/7/2007 10/9/2010

Siward Biornsson, Earl of Northumbria MP (c.1020 - 1055)

"Sigurd the /Dane/", "The Saxon", "Digera", "Sigurd Björnsson; In Old English: Sigeweard", "8995", "Seward", "Earl Of NORTHUMBIA"

Siward was the son of Bjørn Bearsson, mother's name unknown. Siward or Sigurd (Old English: Sigeweard ) was an important earl of 11th-century northern England. The Old Norse nickname Digri a...

5/17/2007 10/9/2010

son of Roger I "Conches/The Spaniard" de Tosny and his second wife Godechildis. married Avice de Clare [Curator's Note: though some sources have him married to Adelisa de Savona, this is not strongly...

9/13/2007 10/9/2010

Suein (Sweyn) fitz Robert MP (c.1035 - c.1086)

"Suein", "Sweyn", "Suen", "de Almsteda", "de Olmstede", "of Essex", "of Theydon", "Swegen"

Swein is an Old Norse name : "Swein" is a traditional English name derived ultimately from the Old Norse personal name Sveinn, Sven, Sweyn, and means "a youth - a young man". This name appears in Teu...

1/9/2008 10/9/2010

Ivo de Taillebois, Sheriff of Lincoln, 1st Baron of Kendal MP (1036 - 1094)

"Cut-bush", "Ives /Taillebois/", "Tailboys", "John Talbot", "Ivor Woodcutter", "Ivo Tallboys", "Ivo Lord Holland", "Ivo /De Tailbois/", "Baron of Kentdal", "Earl of Anjou /de Tailbois/", "Ivo de Taillebois; he is sometimes reported to have been born in England", "but this is..."

There is much confusion as to his identity--his parentage, especially. The following articles seem to indicate that he was NOT (1) the son of Foulques/Fulk, (2) the son of Richard de Roumare (his wife ...

5/27/2007 10/9/2010

Gauthier II "Tyrel", seigneur de Poix MP (c.1065 - 1136)

"Tirel", "Seigneur de Poix", "Tyrell", "Tyrrell"

5/29/2008 10/9/2010

Richard FitzGilbert de Bienfaite, Lord of Clare and of Tonbridge MP (1024 - 1090)

"de Tonbridge", "de Bienfaite", "de Clare", "Richard DeClare /Gilbert/", "R /FITZGILBERT/", "de Benefacta"

Earl Richard "De Tonbridge" FitzGilbert - also known as de Clare - was born about 1024, lived in Bienfaite, Normandy, France and died about 1090 in St. Neots, Huntingdonshire, England . He was the son ...

6/11/2007 10/9/2010

Walter FitzOtho, Castellan of Windsor MP (1037 - 1100)

"Keeper/ of the reat /Forest/", "Lord of Eaton", "FItzOtho", "Keeper of Windsor Castle in 1087"

According to William Addams Reitwiesner ( ) 10 Dec 1995 : For the correct origin of the Fitzgerald family see the articles by J. H. Round, "The Origin of the FItzGeralds," in *The Ancest...

5/2/2007 10/8/2010

Beringar de Toeni, of Belvoir MP (1066 - c.1116)


Not listed in FMG Medieval Lands database as a son of Robert I de Tosny and Adelisa FitzOsulf but indicated as such in some other sources (need references).

7/3/2008 10/8/2010

Robert de Toeni, Lord of Belvoir MP (1030 - 1088)

"Please keep name listed as Robert de Todeni/Tosny/Toni/Toeni/Tony Lord of Belvoir"

His parentage is unknown for certain. PLEASE NOTE: (1) Robert de Toni/Tosny Lord of Belvoir (married Adelais) MAY or MAY NOT be the same as (2) Robert de Tosny also known as Robert de Stafford (married...

6/10/2007 10/8/2010

Juhel (Judhael) de Totenais, Lord Barnstable MP (c.1049 - 1123)

"Juhael", "Juthael", "Johel"

See J. B. Williams, "Judhael de Totnes: the life and times of a post-Conquest baron," Anglo-Norman Studies 16 (1994), 271-279. In Domesday People (p. 41-42), KSB Keats-Rohan writes that by 1069, at l...

7/28/2007 10/8/2010

Piers (Peter) de Valognes, I MP (1045 - c.1087)

"Piers de Valoines", "Piers de Valoignes"

Piers de Valognes/Valoines/Valence The best information I have found on Piers de Valognes/Valoines/Valence came from an extended discussion among medieval genealogy scholars on GEN-MEDIEVAL-L in 2004...

7/17/2007 10/8/2010

Alberic / Aubrey "Sanglier" de Vere, Sheriff of Berkshire MP (1030 - 1112)

"Alberic "The Monk"", "Aubrey", "Chamberlain", "Alberey", "Sanglier", "the Monk", "Aubrey /De Vere/", "Alberic", "Earl of Oxford", "I"

The known origin of the family is quite clearly at Ver in the Cotentin, in Normandy and close to Brittany. (Many Flemish families were settled here, and the early adoption of their quartered coat, gule...

6/10/2007 10/8/2010

William de Warenne, 1st Earl of Surrey MP (c.1036 - 1088)

"1st Earl of Warren and Surrey", "1st earl of Surrey"

William I de Warenne, Earl of Surrey William de Warenne, 1st Earl of Surrey, Seigneur de Varennes († 1088), was a Norman nobleman who was created Earl of Surrey under William II 'Rufus'. He wa...

5/20/2007 10/8/2010