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Robert de Holand

Male - Abt 1300


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  • Name Robert de Holand  [1
    Born of Upholland, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 1300  [5
    Alternate death Between 1302 and 1305  [4
    Alternate death Abt 1304  [2
    Person ID I10071  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2018 

    Father Thurstan de Holand,   b. of Upholland, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1276 
    Mother (Unknown) de Kellet 
    Family ID F4462  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth de Samlesbury,   b. of Samlesbury, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1311 
    Married Aft 13 Apr 1259  [1
    Children 
    +1. Joan Holand
    +2. Robert de Holand,   b. Abt 1270, of Upholland, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1328, Boreham Wood, Elstree, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F2656  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Sir Robert de Holand, of Upholland, Lancs (son of Thurstan, son of Robert de Holand), by Elizabeth, daughter and coheir of William Samlesbury. [Burke's Peerage]

      "He was knighted in 1271 and was appointed one of three commissioners in Lancaster to enforce the statute of Winchester. Over the next fifteen years he served as commissioner of oyer and terminer and gaol delivery, and in July 1297 was appointed collector of the subsidy in Derbyshire." [Medieval English Ancestors of Robert Abell, citation details below.]

      From Complete Peerage VI:528:

      Sir Robert de Holand, son of Sir Robert De Holand, of Upholland, co. Lancs (c), by Elizabeth, daughter and coheir of William de Samlesbury...

      (c) This Sir Robert was son of Thurston, son of Robert de Holand. He m. before 1276, when he and his wife were involved in a suit about Salmesbury. The date of his death is uncertain, probably about 1300. His widow was living 1311.

  • Sources 
    1. [S812] The Victoria County History of Lancaster. Portions online, linked from medievalgenealogy.org.uk.

    2. [S1016] Medieval English Ancestors of Robert Abell by Carl Boyer III. Santa Clarita, California, 2001.

    3. [S145] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700, by Frederick Lewis Weis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. 8th edition, William R. Beall & Kaleen E. Beall, eds. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004, 2006, 2008.

    4. [S1526] The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz, Wife of Reverend John Owsley, Generations 1-15, Fourth Preliminary Edition by Ronny O. Bodine and Bro. Thomas Spalding, Jr. 2013.

    5. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant. Full citation details here.