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Lady Isabella Basset

Also Known As: "de Grelle"
Birthplace: Wellingford, Oxfordshire, England
Death: 1185 (50-59)
Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Basset, Sheriff of Oxford and Adeliza Alice Basset
Wife of Albert "Juvenis" de Grelle, Baron of Manchester and Guy "Wythe" de Craon
Mother of Roger de Gresley; Emma de Grelle; Robert de Gresley and Petronelle de Vaux
Sister of Fulk Basset; Gilbert Bassett, Baron of Hedington; Margaret Basset; Lord Alan de Basset, Lord of Wycombe, Sheriff of Rutland; Thomas Basset, II, Lord Headington and 4 others

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About Isabella Basset

Not the same as NN Basset

Isabella de Basset

From Medlands:

THOMAS Basset [I] of Headington, Oxfordshire (-after [1180/82]). The Red Book of the Exchequer refers to "Thomas Basset" in Oxfordshire in [1171/72][264]. m ALICE de Dunstanville, daughter of [ALAN de Dunstanville & his wife ---] (-after 1186).

Thomas [I] & his wife had [four] children:

d) ISABEL Basset . The 1181/82 Pipe Roll records "Wido de Creon" accounting "pro habenda uxore que fuit Alberti Gresle" in Lincolnshire[422]. A genealogy of the founders of Freston Priory records that "monsieur Wythe de Croune" married "une Isabelle"[423].

m firstly ALBERT de Gresley, son of --- (-[1179]).

m secondly GUY de Craon, son of MAURICE de Craon & his wife Clarice ---.

Isabel Basset married 1) Albert de Grelle d 1180 2) Guy de Craon.

Farrer (VCH Lancs Vol. 1, 1906):

(Says she was the daughter of Thomas Basset)

Parents seen as Sir Gilbert Basset, Lord of Headington without supporting evidence

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Isabella Basset's Timeline

Wellingford, Oxfordshire, England
Dalton (near Wigan), Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)
Manchester, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)
Freiston, Lincolnshire, England
Age 55
Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom