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Thomas de Ros, 4th Lord of Helmsley

Also Known As: "Thomas De Ros", "Thomas De Roos", "5th Baron de Ros", "4th Baron de Ros of Hemsley"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Stoke Albany, Northamptonshire, England
Death: June 08, 1384 (47)
Uffington, Lincolnshire, England
Place of Burial: Helmsley, North Yorkshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of William de Ros, 2nd Lord de Ros of Helmsley and Margery de Badlesmere, Baroness De Ros
Husband of Beatrice de Ros
Father of Amy Fitzmaurice; John de Ros, 5th Baron de Ros of Helmsley; Elizabeth de Ros, Baroness Cobham; William de Ros, Lord of Hamlake, Treasurer of England; Robert de Ros and 4 others
Brother of Joan Ross; Margaret de Ros; Elizabeth de Ros, Baroness of Zouche; Maud de Ros, Lady Welles; Lord William de Ros and 2 others

Occupation: He held the office of Joint Warden of the West March of Scotland in 1367.3 He held the office of Joint Warden of the East March of Scotland in 1371.3 He was invested as a Knight before 1372.3, Warden of Scotland, 4th lord Ros of H, 4th Lord of Helmsley
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About Thomas de Ros, 4th Baron de Ros of Helmsley

Thomas de Ros, 4th Lord of Helmsley

  • Thomas de Ros, 4th Lord de Ros of Helmsley was born on 13 January 1336/37.3 He was the son of William de Ros, 2nd Lord de Ros of Helmsley and Margery de Badlesmere.2 He married Beatrice de Stafford, daughter of Ralph de Stafford, 1st Earl of Stafford and Margaret Audley, Baroness Audley, circa 1 January 1359.3
  • Thomas de Ros, 4th Lord de Ros of Helmsley succeeded to the title of 4th Lord de Ros of Helmsley [E., 1299] before 3 December 1352.4 He held the office of Joint Warden of the West March of Scotland in 1367.3 He held the office of Joint Warden of the East March of Scotland in 1371.3 He was invested as a Knight before 1372.3
  • In 1364, he accompanied the king of Cyprus to the Holy Land; and was in the French wars, from 1369 to 1371. He was summoned to parliament by both King Edward III of England and King Richard II of England. He died at Uffington, and was buried at Rievaulx Abbey. His widow became the wife of Sir Richard Burley.
  • Thomas de Ros, 4th Lord de Ros of Helmsley succeeded to the title of 4th Lord de Ros of Helmsley [E., 1299] before 3 December 1352.
  • He held the office of Joint Warden of the West March of Scotland in 1367.
  • He held the office of Joint Warden of the East March of Scotland in 1371.
  • He was invested as a Knight before 1372.

Spouse

  • Thomas de Ros married 12 April 1363, Beatrice Stafford (d. 13 April 1415), daughter of Ralph de Stafford, 1st Earl of Stafford, by whom he had four sons and two daughters:

Children

  • John de Ros, 5th Baron de Ros.
  • William de Ros, 6th Baron de Ros.
  • Thomas de Ros.
  • Robert de Ros.
  • Elizabeth de Ros, who married Thomas de Clifford, 6th Baron de Clifford.
  • Margaret de Ros, who married Reginald Grey, 3rd Baron Grey de Ruthyn.

Sources:

  • 1.[FarisPA]"Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists", David Faris, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1996.
  • 2. [AR7] "Ancestral roots of certain American colonists who came to America before 1700", Frederick Lewis Weis, 1992, seventh edition. The earlier editions were called: "Ancestral roots of sixty colonists who came to New England 1623-1650"
  • 3. [GENSERV]"Genealogical Server, www.genserv.com", Cliff Manis.
  • 4. [Edson] "Wentworth Family Charts", Dorothy Edson, 7 OCT 1998. [YorkshireV] "Visitation of Yorkshire 1584-*
  • 5,1612", Joseph Foster, 1875. Glover's Visitation of Yorkshire 1584-5 and St. George's Visitation of Yorkshire 1612.
  • 6. [PRES.GED] "Presidents GEDCOM File", Otto-G. Richter, Brian Tompsett.
  • 7. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 112. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family.
  • 8. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XI, page 100. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  • 9. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1107. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • 10. [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 2, page 1817.
  • 11. [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • 12. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XI, page 102.
  • 13. Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_de_Ros,_5th_Baron_de_Ros
  • 14. Ancestral roots of certain American colonists who came to America before ... By Frederick Lewis Weis, Walter Lee Sheppard Pg.88 - http://books.google.com/books?id=XLqEWwa7fT8C&pg=PA88&lpg=PA88&dq=Elizabeth+De+Ros+Baroness+Of+Zouche&source=bl&ots=pGy8SztUxT&sig=-H7d5VY_ln8N8KTIEbK588twqgo&hl=en&ei=hMvuS72kOITuswP28c3zDw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=6&ved=0CCQQ6AEwBTgU#v=onepage&q=Elizabeth%20De%20Ros%20Baroness%20Of%20Zouche&f=false
  • 15. . [S01352] ~Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage, London, 1938, Reference: Page 790
  • 16. [S00010] A Genealogical History of the dormant, abeyant, forfeited and extinct peerages of the British Empire, London, 1866, Burke, Sir Bernard, Reference: 459
  • 17. [S00058] The Complete Peerage, 1936 , Doubleday, H.A. & Lord Howard de Walden, Reference: XI 100
  • 18. [S00892] Magna Charta Sureties, 1215 4th & 5th edition , Weis, Frederick Lewis, Reference: Page 1
  • 19. Categories: Barons in the Peerage of England | 1338 births | 1383 deaths
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Thomas de Ros, 4th Baron de Ros of Helmsley's Timeline

1337
January 13, 1337
Stoke Albany, Northamptonshire, England
1357
1357
Age 19
1361
1361
Age 23
Helmsley, Yorkshire, England
1364
1364
Age 26
Stoke Albany, Northamptonshire, England
1367
1367
Age 29
Westmoreland, England, United Kingdom
1367
Age 29
1367
Age 29
1369
1369
Age 31
Stoke Albany, Northamptonshire, England
1371
1371
Age 33