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William Willoughby

Male Abt 1370 - 1409  (~ 39 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  William Willoughby was born about 1370 in of Eresby, Lincolnshire, England (son of Robert de Willoughby and Margery la Zouche); died on 4 Dec 1409 in Edgefield, Norfolk, England; was buried in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England.

    Notes:

    King's councillor. Summoned to Parliament by writs dated 30 Nov 1396 to 26 Oct 1409. "He was present in the Tower, 29 Sep 1399, at the abdication of Richard II, to whose imprisonment he agreed, 23 Oct. following; and in the Parliament which met in January 1401, when the lands of the Earls of Kent, Huntingdon, and Salisbury were declared forfeit." [Complete Peerage XII/2, p. 662.]

    William married Lucy le Strange after 3 Jan 1383 in Middle, Shropshire, England. Lucy (daughter of Roger le Strange and Aline de Arundel) died after 28 Apr 1398; was buried in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Margery Willoughby died before 22 Oct 1452.
    2. Thomas Willoughby was born in in of Parham, Suffolk, England; died before 1 Jul 1439.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Robert de Willoughby was born between 1348 and 1350 in of Eresby, Lincolnshire, England (son of John de Willoughby and Cecily de Ufford); died on 9 Aug 1396; was buried in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1349

    Notes:

    He was summoned to Parliament by writs dated from 20 Jan 1376 to 20 Nov 1394. He served in France and Spain under John of Gaunt.

    Robert married Margery la Zouche before 1 Oct 1369. Margery (daughter of William la Zouche and Elizabeth de Roos) died on 18 Oct 1391; was buried in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Margery la Zouche (daughter of William la Zouche and Elizabeth de Roos); died on 18 Oct 1391; was buried in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England.
    Children:
    1. Thomas Willoughby was born in in of Boston, Lincolnshire, England; died before 20 Aug 1417.
    2. 1. William Willoughby was born about 1370 in of Eresby, Lincolnshire, England; died on 4 Dec 1409 in Edgefield, Norfolk, England; was buried in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John de Willoughby was born before 6 Jan 1329 in of Eresby, Lincolnshire, England (son of John de Willoughby and Joan Roscelyn); died on 29 Mar 1372; was buried in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 6 Jan 1329, St. James, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England

    Notes:

    Fought at Poitiers, 19 Sep 1365. Summoned to Parliament by writs dated 25 Nov 1350 to 8 Jan 1371.

    John married Cecily de Ufford before 18 Aug 1337. Cecily (daughter of Robert de Ufford and Margaret de Norwich) died before 29 Mar 1372. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Cecily de Ufford (daughter of Robert de Ufford and Margaret de Norwich); died before 29 Mar 1372.
    Children:
    1. Joan de Willoughby died after 1403.
    2. 2. Robert de Willoughby was born between 1348 and 1350 in of Eresby, Lincolnshire, England; died on 9 Aug 1396; was buried in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England.

  3. 6.  William la Zouche was born in 1321 in of Harringworth, Northamptonshire, England (son of Eudes la Zouche and Joan Inge); died on 23 Apr 1382; was buried in Biddlesden Abbey, Buckinghamshire, England.

    Notes:

    He was present at the siege of Calais. He was summoned to Parliament by writs beginning 20 Nov 1348.

    William married Elizabeth de Roos before 16 Jul 1334. Elizabeth (daughter of William IV de Ros and Margery de Badlesmere) died on 24 May 1380. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Elizabeth de Roos (daughter of William IV de Ros and Margery de Badlesmere); died on 24 May 1380.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 24 May 1382

    Children:
    1. 3. Margery la Zouche died on 18 Oct 1391; was buried in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John de Willoughby was born on 6 Jan 1304 (son of Robert de Willoughby and Margaret Deincourt); died on 13 Jun 1349; was buried in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England.

    Notes:

    Fought at Crécy. Summoned to Parliament by writs dated 27 Jan 1332 to 10 Mar 1349.

    John married Joan Roscelyn before 2 Jul 1323. Joan (daughter of Peter Roscelyn) died after 15 Oct 1354. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Joan Roscelyn (daughter of Peter Roscelyn); died after 15 Oct 1354.
    Children:
    1. 4. John de Willoughby was born before 6 Jan 1329 in of Eresby, Lincolnshire, England; died on 29 Mar 1372; was buried in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England.

  3. 10.  Robert de Ufford was born on 9 Aug 1298 (son of Robert de Ufford and Cecily de Valoines); died on 4 Nov 1369.

    Notes:

    1st Earl of Suffolk. "Constantly in France, 1344-1347, having with him a banneret, 36 knights, 58 esquires and 63 archers, landing with the King as Marshal of the army in 1346, serving in the Prince's division at Crécy, 26 Aug 1346, and before Calais with the King in 1347. Fought at the battle of Poitiers, 19 Sept 1356. One of the most trusted warriors, counsellors and diplomats of Edward III." [The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz, citation details below.]

    Summoned to Parliament by writ, 27 Jan 1332 to 29 Nov 1336.

    Robert married Margaret de Norwich between 2 Jul 1324 and 13 Nov 1324. Margaret (daughter of Walter de Norwich and Katherine Hedersete) died on 2 Apr 1368; was buried in Campsey, Suffolk, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Margaret de Norwich (daughter of Walter de Norwich and Katherine Hedersete); died on 2 Apr 1368; was buried in Campsey, Suffolk, England.
    Children:
    1. Katherine de Ufford
    2. 5. Cecily de Ufford died before 29 Mar 1372.
    3. Margaret de Ufford died before 1368.
    4. Robert de Ufford died before 19 Jun 1362.

  5. 12.  Eudes la Zouche was born about 1298 in of Harringworth, Northamptonshire, England (son of William la Zouche and Maud Lovel); died on 24 Apr 1326 in Paris, France; was buried in Church of the Augustine Friars, Paris, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 25 Apr 1326, Paris, France

    Notes:

    Also called Eon la Zouche. Fought on the king's side at Boroughbridge. A member of the Folville Gang, he was indicted as an accessory to the murder of the unpopular and probably corrupt baron of the exchequer and Despenser ally Roger Belers. After la Zouche and several others of the band fled to Paris, he died there, possibly of wounds sustained in the attack on Belers, or of injuries received during the group's hasty flight.

    Eudes married Joan Inge before Jun 1322. Joan (daughter of William Inge and Marjory Grapnel) was born about 1300; died before Jan 1360. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Joan Inge was born about 1300 (daughter of William Inge and Marjory Grapnel); died before Jan 1360.
    Children:
    1. 6. William la Zouche was born in 1321 in of Harringworth, Northamptonshire, England; died on 23 Apr 1382; was buried in Biddlesden Abbey, Buckinghamshire, England.

  7. 14.  William IV de Ros was born about 1288 in of Helmsley, Yorkshire, England (son of William III de Ros and Maud de Vaux); died on 3 Feb 1343; was buried in Kirkham Priory, Yorkshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 16 Feb 1343
    • Alternate death: Abt 1 Aug 1359, Brittany, France

    Notes:

    "William de Ros, 2nd Lord (Baron) de Ros of Helmsley, Sheriff Yorks 1326, one of the two Barons, representing the entire class of Barons or magnates of the realm, who at Kenilworth Jan 1326/7 informed Edward II of his deposition; member of Council of Regency Feb 1326/7." [Burke's Peerage]

    "He was sum. to Parl. 20 Nov 1317 till 21 Feb. 1339.40." [Complete Peerage]

    William married Margery de Badlesmere before 25 Nov 1316. Margery (daughter of Bartholomew de Badlesmere and Margaret de Clare) was born about 1306; died on 18 Oct 1363. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Margery de Badlesmere was born about 1306 (daughter of Bartholomew de Badlesmere and Margaret de Clare); died on 18 Oct 1363.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 22 Oct 1363

    Notes:

    Not to be confused with her sister, Margaret de Badlesmere.

    Children:
    1. 7. Elizabeth de Roos died on 24 May 1380.
    2. Maud de Ros was born about 1331 in of Helmsley, Yorkshire, England; died on 9 Dec 1388.
    3. Thomas de Ros was born on 13 Jan 1337 in Stoke Albany, Northamptonshire, England; died on 8 Jun 1384 in Uffington, Lincolnshire, England.