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Matilda (Maud) de Vaux, Baroness Helmsley

Also Known As: "Matilda de Vaux", "Maud de Vaux", "Baroness Helmsley"
Birthdate: (59)
Birthplace: Catterlen, Cumberland, England
Death: circa August 16, 1316 (55-63)
Pentney, Norfolk, England
Place of Burial: Pentney, Norfolk, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John de Vaux, Patron of Pentney; Norfolk and Sybilla de Longchamps
Wife of William de Ros, 1st Lord de Ros of Helmsley, Joint Lord and Warden of Scotland
Mother of Agnes de Ros; William de Ros, 2nd Lord de Ros of Helmsley and Margaret de Ros
Sister of John de Vaux; Roger de Vaux, Catterlen and Pernel / Petronilla de Vaux

Managed by: James Fred Patin, Jr.
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About Matilda (Maud) de Vaux, Baroness Helmsley

Matilda de Vaux, best known as Maud de Vaux, was born between 1257 / 1261 and died before 1316. She is buried in Pentley Priory, Norfolk, England.

  • Parents: John de Vaux & Sibyl de Longchamps


  1. about 1287 to William de Ros, 1st Baron de Ros of Helmsley, b. Bef 27 Jun 1255 also known as William de Ros Baron de Ros of Hamlake. He was the son of Robert de Ros and Isabel de Albini. He was one of the competitors for the Scottish crown through his Grandmother, Isabel, the natural daughter of William the Lion.

Children include

  1. John de Ros Baron de Ros and Admiral of the Seas1 ( - 1338)
  2. Thomas de Ros1
  3. Margaret de Ros1
  4. Anne de Ros1
  5. Agnes de Ros (same as Anne??) died 1328 married Payn Tybotot
  6. Mary de Ros1
  7. William de Ros, 2nd Lord de Ros of Helmsley (1290 - 3 Feb 1342)


  1. [S01352] ~Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage, London, 1938, Reference: Page 790, 2468
  2. Burke, Bernard. A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire. 1883. Reprint Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978.
  3. [S00058] The Complete Peerage, 1936 , Doubleday, H.A. & Lord Howard de Walden, Reference: XI 97


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Matilda (Maud) de Vaux, Baroness Helmsley's Timeline

Catterlen, Cumberland, England
Age 28
Helmsley Castle,North Ride,Yorkshire,England
January 3, 1290
Age 33
Helmesley, Yorkshire, England
Age 41
Youlton, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
August 16, 1316
Age 59
Pentney, Norfolk, England
April 11, 1877
Age 59
July 6, 1972
Age 59