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Rohese Giffard

Female - Aft 1113


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  • Name Rohese Giffard  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1113  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Person ID I9770  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of Barbara Hagan, Ancestor of DDB, Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of Thomas Butler, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2018 

    Father Walter Giffard,   d. Aft 1066 
    Mother Agnes Flaitel 
    Family ID F3964  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Richard fitz Gilbert,   b. Abt 1033, of Bienfaite and Orbec, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Apr 1088  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Robert fitz Richard,   d. Bef 1136
    +2. Avice fitz Richard,   d. Aft 1112
    +3. Adelisa de Clare
     4. Rohese fitz Gilbert de Clare,   b. Abt 1055, St.-Martin-de-Bienfaite-la-Cressonniere, Calvados, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1121  (Age ~ 66 years)
    +5. Gilbert fitz Richard de Clare,   b. Abt 1060,   d. 1117  (Age ~ 57 years)
    Last Modified 16 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F230  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Or Rohais; Rohaidi; Roaxdis.

      Ancestral Roots 8 has her as a daughter of the Walter Giffard who d. 1102; this poses some chronological difficulty. Complete Peerage, Domesday People, and the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography all agree that she was a sister, not a daughter, of that Walter Giffard.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1201] Domesday People: A Prosopography of Persons Occurring in English Documents 1066-1166, by K. S. B. Keats-Rohan. Woodbridge, Suffolk: The Boydell Press, 1999.

    2. [S142] Royal Ancestry, by Douglas Richardson. Kimball G. Everingham, ed. 2013.

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

    4. [S345] Peter Stewart, 20 May 2002, post to soc.genealogy.medieval.

    5. [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.