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Roger de Mowbray

Male - 1188


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  • Name Roger de Mowbray  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1188  Palestine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I8927  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB, Ancestors of JTS, Ancestor of TNH
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2018 

    Father Nele d'Aubigny,   d. Nov 1129 
    Mother Gundred de Gournay,   d. Aft Oct 1155 
    Married Jun 1118  [2, 4
    Family ID F497  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice de Gant 
    Married Abt 1145  [4
    Children 
    +1. Nele de Mowbray,   b. of Thirsk, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1191, Acre, Palestine Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F4559  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "[A]ssumed the name of Mowbray. Was, when a boy, at the battle of the Standard, 1137; went with Louis VII of France to the Holy Land 1147; rebelled against Henry III 1147, and had his castles of Thirsk and Kirkby Malzeard taken and destroyed; went again to the Holy Land; founded Byland Abbey." [The Wallop Family]

      "Roger de Mowbray; helped defeat invading Scots at Battle of the Standard 1138; supported King Stephen in period of the Anarchy, fighting on his behalf at the Battle of Lincoln Feb. 1140/1; joined Second Crusade 1147; rebelled against Henry II 1173 and allegedly escaped to Scotland following rebels' defeat, but submitted 1174; again went on Crusade 1186, captured by Saracens 1187 at the Battle of Hittin but ransomed; married Alice, daughter of Walter de Gant and widow of Ilbert de Lacy, and died 1188 in the Holy Land when on the point of returning to England." [Burke's Peerage]

  • Sources 
    1. [S991] Early Yorkshire Families ed. Charles Travis Clay and Diana E. Greenway. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1973.

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

    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., year only.

    4. [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.