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Gilchrist

Male - Aft 1203


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Gilchrist died after 1203.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Between 1207 and 1211

    Notes:

    Also called Gille Crist. Earl of Angus; according to the Scots Peerage, the first to unambiguously use that title. According to some sources, his son Donnchad was by a marriage to Margaret of Huntingdon, who was at different times married to Conan IV, Duke of Brittany, and Humphrey de Bohun. But nothing of this is seen in SP, and CP calls it "doubtful."

    "Gilchrist, Earl of Angus [S.], br. and h. He was witness in 1198 to a document in the Chartulary of Arbroath Abbey (no. 148), to which Abbey he was a great benefactor. He d. between 1207 and 1211." [Complete Peerage I:146]

    Gilchrist married . Unknown [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 2. Duncan  Descendancy chart to this point died between 1207 and 1214.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Duncan Descendancy chart to this point (1.Gilchrist1) died between 1207 and 1214.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Aft 1210

    Notes:

    Also called Donnchad. Earl of Angus. "Duncan, Earl of Angus [S.], s. and h. He d. between 1207 and 1214." [Complete Peerage I:146]

    Duncan married . Unknown [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 3. Malcolm  Descendancy chart to this point died before 1242.


Generation: 3

  1. 3.  Malcolm Descendancy chart to this point (2.Duncan2, 1.Gilchrist1) died before 1242.

    Notes:

    Also called Mael Coluim. Earl of Angus.

    "Malcolm, Earl of Angus [S.], s. and h., witnessed a charter as Earl of Angus (simply) 22 Apr. 1231, and is called Earl of Angus and Caithness in 1232, most probably from having the last named Earldom in ward. He m. Mary, da. and h. of Sir Humphrey Berkeley. He was living 1237, when he took part in the Convention of York, but d. before 1242." [Complete Peerage I:146]

    Malcolm married Mary de Berkeley. (daughter of Humphrey de Berkeley) [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 4. Maud of Angus  Descendancy chart to this point died in 1261.


Generation: 4

  1. 4.  Maud of Angus Descendancy chart to this point (3.Malcolm3, 2.Duncan2, 1.Gilchrist1) died in 1261.

    Notes:

    "Maud, suo jure Countess of Angus [S.], da. and h., m. John Comyn, who, in her right, became Earl of Angus [S.], and d. s.p. in France, 1242. She m., 2ndly, in 1243, Gilbert de Umfreville, Lord of Prudhoe and Redesdale in Northumberland, who may, in her right, have become Earl of Angus [S.]. He was s. and h. of Richard de Umfreville, of the same, and did homage for his father's lands 8 Jan. 1226/7. He d. shortly before 13 Mar. 1244/5, and was bur. in Hexham Priory. His widow m., before 2 Dec. 1247, Richard de Douvres, of Chilham, Kent, s. and h. of Richard fitz Roy, an illeg. s. of King John." [Complete Peerage I:146]

    Maud married John Comyn. John died in 1242 in France. [Group Sheet]

    Maud married Gilbert de Umfreville in 1243. Gilbert (son of Richard de Umfreville) was born before 1205 in of Prudhoe, Hexham, Northumberland, England; died before 13 Mar 1245; was buried in Hexham Priory, Northumberland, England. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 5. Gilbert de Umfreville  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1244 in of Prudhoe, Hexham, Northumberland, England; died before 13 Oct 1307; was buried in 1307 in Hexham Priory, Northumberland, England.

    Maud married Richard de Douvres before 2 Dec 1247. Richard (son of Richard fitz Roy and Rohese de Douvres) was born in in of Chilham, Kent, England. [Group Sheet]



Generation: 5

  1. 5.  Gilbert de Umfreville Descendancy chart to this point (4.Maud4, 3.Malcolm3, 2.Duncan2, 1.Gilchrist1) was born about 1244 in of Prudhoe, Hexham, Northumberland, England; died before 13 Oct 1307; was buried in 1307 in Hexham Priory, Northumberland, England.

    Notes:

    Earl of Angus. Governor of Dundee and Forfar castles, and all the territories of Angus, 1291. Alienated Chollerton 1268. Summoned to Parliament by writ 24 Jun, 1 Oct, and 2 Nov 1295, and 26 Aug 1296.

    "Gilbert (de Umfreville), Earl of Angus [S.], s. and h., b. about 1244. In 1265 he joined the rising of the Barons against the King. He is styled Earl of Angus in June 1267. In 1281 he was one of the Nobles who swore to ratify the marriage of Margaret of Scotland with Eric, King of Norway. In 1291, being then Governor, not only of Dundee and Forfar Castles, but of the whole territory of Angus, he refused to surrender it to England unless under an indemnity from the King, and from all the Competitors to the Scottish Crown. On 24 June, 1 Oct., and 2 Nov. (1295) 23 Edw. I, and on 26 Aug. (1296) 24 Edw. I, he was sum. to Parl. by writs directed Gilberto de Umframvill, whereby he may be held to have become Lord Umfreville, and on 28 June (1283) 11 Edw. I, and again from 6 Feb. (1298/9) 27 Edw. I to 26 Aug. (1307) I Edw. II, he was sum. to Parl. under the designation of Earl of Angus, the writs being directed Gilberto de Umframvill (or Unfranvill) comiti de Anegos. He m. Elizabeth, 3rd da. of Alexander (Comyn), Earl of Buchan [S.], by Elizabeth, 3rd da. and coh. of Roger (de Quincy), Earl of Winchester. He d. shortly before 13 Oct 1307, and was bur. in Hexham Priory. His widow d. shortly before 17 Feb. 1328/9." [Complete Peerage I:147-48]

    Gilbert married Elizabeth Comyn. Elizabeth (daughter of Alexander Comyn and Elizabeth de Quincy) died before 17 Feb 1329; was buried in Hexham Priory, Northumberland, England. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 6. Gilbert de Umfreville  Descendancy chart to this point died before 23 May 1303; was buried in Hexham Priory, Northumberland, England.
    2. 7. Robert de Umfreville  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1277 in of Prudhoe, Hexham, Northumberland, England; died in Mar 1325; was buried in Newminster Abbey, Northumberland, England.


Generation: 6

  1. 6.  Gilbert de Umfreville Descendancy chart to this point (5.Gilbert5, 4.Maud4, 3.Malcolm3, 2.Duncan2, 1.Gilchrist1) died before 23 May 1303; was buried in Hexham Priory, Northumberland, England.

    Notes:

    "[Gilbert de Umfreville, s. and h. ap. He was brought before the King's Council to answer for his contempt in striking one of the King's ministers at the Parl. held at Berwick in the octave of the Assumption, 22 Aug. 1296. He m. Margaret, 1st da. of Sir Thomas de Clare, Lord of Thormond in Connaught, by Julian, 2nd da. and eventually sole h. of Maurice Fitz Maurice, Lord Justice of Ireland. He d. v.p., s.p., before 23 May 1303. His widow m., before 30 June 1308, Sir Bartholomew Badlesmere [Lord Badlesmere], who d. 14 Apr 1322." [Complete Peerage I:148-49]

    Gilbert married Margaret de Clare in 1289. Margaret (daughter of Thomas de Clare and Juliane fitz Maurice) was born between 1286 and 1287; died in 1333. [Group Sheet]


  2. 7.  Robert de Umfreville Descendancy chart to this point (5.Gilbert5, 4.Maud4, 3.Malcolm3, 2.Duncan2, 1.Gilchrist1) was born about 1277 in of Prudhoe, Hexham, Northumberland, England; died in Mar 1325; was buried in Newminster Abbey, Northumberland, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 30 Mar 1325
    • Alternate death: 2 Apr 1325
    • Alternate death: 12 Apr 1325

    Notes:

    Earl of Angus. Joint Lieutenant and Guardian of Scotland, 1308. Warden and Chief Justice in Eyre of the forests south of Trent.

    "Robert (de Umfreville), Earl of Angus [S.], and Lord Umfreville [E.], 2nd, but 1st surv. s. and h., aged 30 and more at his father's death. He did homage and had livery of his father's lands, 6 Nov. 1307. He was sum., 18 Jan. 1307/8, to attend the coronation of Edward II, and by that King was appointed Joint King's Lieut. and Keeper in Scotland, 21 June 1308, Joint Guardian between Berwick and the Forth, 16 Aug. 1308, and a Commissioner to treat with the Scots, 14 Nov. 1308, 16 Feb. 1309/10, 22 Feb. 13 15/6, and 18 Mar. 1317/8. He was sum. to Parl. from 19 Jan. (1307/8) I Edw. II to 26 Dec. (1323) 17 Edw. II, by writs directed Roberto de Umframvill' comiti de Anegos. He m. 1stly, before 20 Sep. 1303, Lucy, da. and in her issue h. of Sir Philip de Kyme [1st Lord Kyme], by Joan, da. of Sir Hugh le Bigod, Chief Justiciar of England. He m., 2ndly, Alienor. He d. Mar. 1325, and was bur. in the Abbey of Newminster. Dower was assigned to his widow 10 and 19 July 1325. She m., before 16 Aug. 1327 (at which date he was fined £10 and had pardon for marrying her without licence) Sir Roger Mauduit, of Eshot, Northumberland, sometime Chamberlain of Scotland, who d. before 24 Feb. 1350. She d. 31 Mar. 1368." [Complete Peerage I:149-50, as corrected in Volume XIV.]

    "It is not clear whether Lucy was Philip's heir in her issue, as she had a sister Agnes who left issue, and it is unknown whether this issue became extinct (see Kyme, volume 7, page 357 and note d)."[Chris Phillips, Some Corrections and Additions to The Complete Peerage]

    Robert married Lucy de Kyme before 20 Sep 1303. Lucy (daughter of Philip de Kyme and Joan le Bigod) died before 1318. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 8. Elizabeth de Umfreville  Descendancy chart to this point died before 6 Jan 1381.


Generation: 7

  1. 8.  Elizabeth de Umfreville Descendancy chart to this point (7.Robert6, 5.Gilbert5, 4.Maud4, 3.Malcolm3, 2.Duncan2, 1.Gilchrist1) died before 6 Jan 1381.

    Elizabeth married Gilbert de Burradon. Gilbert (son of Walter Burradon) was born in in of Burradon, Alwinton, Northumberland, England; died before 1351. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 9. Eleanor de Boroughdon  Descendancy chart to this point died after 1381.


Generation: 8

  1. 9.  Eleanor de Boroughdon Descendancy chart to this point (8.Elizabeth7, 7.Robert6, 5.Gilbert5, 4.Maud4, 3.Malcolm3, 2.Duncan2, 1.Gilchrist1) died after 1381.

    Notes:

    Also Alianor de Borrowdon.

    At the death of her uncle Gilbert de Umfraville, the last Earl of Angus (1310-1381), "[h]is heir at law was his niece Alienor, de jure (according to modern doctrine) Baroness Kyme, then aged 40 and more, and widow of Sir Henry Tailboys, de jure 6th Lord Kyme, she being da. and h. of Elizabeth (the Earl's only sister of the whole blood who left issue), by Sir Gilbert Borrowdon. Her grandson, Walter Tailboys, inherited Harbottle, Otterburn, Kyme, &c., on the death of Sir Robert de Umfreville, K.G., 27 Jan. 1436/7." [Complete Peerage 1:151, footnote (a), as corrected in Volume XIV.]

    Eleanor married Henry Tailboys before 1352. Henry (son of William Tailboys and Margaret) was born about 1334 in of Hepple, Rothbury, Northumberland, England; died on 23 Feb 1369. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 10. Joan Tailboys  Descendancy chart to this point was born in in of Hepple, Rothbury, Northumberland, England; died between 1381 and 1397.
    2. 11. Walter Tailboys  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 2 Feb 1350 in Hepple, Rothbury, Northumberland, England; died on 20 Sep 1417.