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Grace Briwerre

Female - Bef 1215


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Grace Briwerre (daughter of William de Briwerre and Beatrice de Vaux); died before 1215.

    Notes:

    Also called Grecia Briwere, Brieguerre.

    Family/Spouse: Reynold de Briouze. Reynold (son of William de Briouze and Maud de St. Valéry) was born in in of Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales; died between 1227 and 1228. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. William de Briouze was born in in of Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales; died on 2 May 1230.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  William de Briwerre was born in in of Torre, Devon, England (son of Thomas Briwerre and (Unknown) de Albemarle); died on 24 Nov 1226; was buried in Dunkeswell Abbey, Devon, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1145, of King's Somborne, Ashley, Hampshire, England

    Notes:

    Also called Briwere, Briguerre. Justice of the King's Bench for both kings Richard I and John. Sheriff of Devon, 1179-89, 1200; of Berkshire 1190-94; of Oxfordshire 1190-4, 1201-2; of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire, 1194-1200, 1203-4; of Hampshire 1199-1201, 1207-9, 1212, 1214-15; of Cornwall 1202-4; of Somerset and Dorset 1207-9; of Wiltshire 1207-9; of Sussex 1208-9; of Gloucestershire 1220. Hereditary forester of Bere Ashley Forest.

    "In 1223 he opposed the confirmation of the Magna Carta and the charter of the forest, declaring that they were 'extorted by violence.'" [Royal Ancestry]

    "When King Richard left England in 1189, he appointed Briwere to be one of the four justices to whom he committed the charge of the kingdom. Called one of King John's evil counselors who care for nothing but to please their master. One of the favorite counsellors of Henry III." [The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz]

    Buried in the habit of a Cistercian monk before the high altar in Dunkeswell Abbey, Devon.

    William married Beatrice de Vaux. Beatrice (daughter of Hubert de Vaux and Grace) was born about 1149; died on 24 Mar 1217; was buried in Mottisfont Priory, Hampshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Beatrice de Vaux was born about 1149 (daughter of Hubert de Vaux and Grace); died on 24 Mar 1217; was buried in Mottisfont Priory, Hampshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Bef 1156

    Notes:

    Also called Beatrice de Valle, Beatrice de Vallibus. Former mistress of Reynold Fitz Roy, earl of Cornwall (d. 1 Jul 1175), but The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz says that she "may have been identical to his wife."

    Children:
    1. Margery Briwerre died after 1232.
    2. Isabel de Briwerre died before 10 Jun 1233.
    3. 1. Grace Briwerre died before 1215.
    4. Alice de Briwere died after 1239.
    5. Joan Briwerre died before 12 Jun 1233; was buried in Hospital of Sandon, Surrey, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Thomas Briwerre (son of William Briwerre).

    Thomas married (Unknown) de Albemarle. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  (Unknown) de Albemarle (daughter of Geoffrey de Albemarle).
    Children:
    1. 2. William de Briwerre was born in in of Torre, Devon, England; died on 24 Nov 1226; was buried in Dunkeswell Abbey, Devon, England.

  3. 6.  Hubert de Vaux was born in in of Gillesland, Irthington, Cumberland, England (son of Robert de Vaux and (Unknown daughter of Hubert de Munchensy)); died about 1165.

    Notes:

    Also Hubert de Vallibus.

    Hubert married Grace. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Grace

    Notes:

    Or Grecia.

    Children:
    1. Ranulph de Vaux died in 1198.
    2. Robert de Vaux was born about 1102 in Gilsland, Irthington, Cumberland, England; died in 1194.
    3. 3. Beatrice de Vaux was born about 1149; died on 24 Mar 1217; was buried in Mottisfont Priory, Hampshire, England.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  William Briwerre
    Children:
    1. 4. Thomas Briwerre

  2. 10.  Geoffrey de Albemarle was born in in of Woodbury, St. Thomas, Devon, England.
    Children:
    1. 5. (Unknown) de Albemarle

  3. 12.  Robert de Vaux died after 1086.

    Notes:

    Also called Robert de Vallibus; Harold.

    Robert married (Unknown daughter of Hubert de Munchensy). [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 13.  (Unknown daughter of Hubert de Munchensy) (daughter of Hubert de Munchensy).
    Children:
    1. 6. Hubert de Vaux was born in in of Gillesland, Irthington, Cumberland, England; died about 1165.
    2. Robert de Vaux was born in in of Pentney, Norfolk, England.