Sir Robert de Vere, lord of Twywell

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Robert de Vere, lord of Twywell

Also Known As: "Robert de Vere of Addington and Drayton"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Woodford, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Finedon, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Aubrey Alberic de Vere, II and Adeliza (Alice) FitzGilbert de Clare
Husband of Matilda de Furnell
Father of William de Vere; Henry de Vere and Cecilia Blunde
Brother of Rohese de Vere, Countess of Essex; Adeliza de Vere; Alberic / Aubrey de Vere; Juliane de Vere, Countess of Norfolk; Felice de Vere, Baroness Rayne and 7 others

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About Sir Robert de Vere, lord of Twywell

Robert de Vere, Lord of Drayton & Aldington Manors was born at of Drayton, Twywell, & Addington, Northamptonshire, England.

  • parents: son of Adeliza de Clare & Aubrey de Vere

He married

  1. Matilda de Furnell, daughter of Robert de Furnell.

Child

  1. Henry de Vere, Lord of Drayton & Adington Manors+ d. 1194

Married

  1. Margaret De CLARE 1176

Children

  1. Henry de Vere
  2. William de Vere

Citations

  1. [S4383] Unknown author, Wallop Family, p. 283.
  2. The Complete Peerage vol.X, Appendix J, p.113

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Robert DeVere, 3rd Earl of Oxford, was named Steward of the forest lands of Fitzooth for King Richard. He was also known as Lord of the Greenwood and Herne of the Wilde. Outlawed for taking up arms agains King John, he was subsequently styled as Robin Fitzooth and became the prototype for the popular tales of Robin Hood.

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Sir Robert de Vere, lord of Twywell's Timeline

1124
1124
Woodford, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
1137
1137
Age 13
Drayton, Hellesden, Norfolk, England
1155
1155
Age 31
England
1163
1163
Age 39
Ixworth, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
1194
December 26, 1194
Age 71
Finedon, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom