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Elias III Giffard

Male - Bef 1190


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Elias III Giffard was born in in of Elston in Orcheston St. George, Wiltshire, England (son of Elias II Giffard and Bertha de Clifford); died before 29 Sep 1190.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Brimpsfield, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England

    Notes:

    "Elis III m. Maud, daughter of Morice fitz Robert fitz Hardinge, of Berkeley: which Elis III owed 100 marks 'pro fine terre sue' in 1166 and died before Michaelmas 1190, when William le Mareschal owed 140 marks for the custody of the lands of Elis Giffard. Elis III was son and heir of Elis II (who became a monk in Gloucester Abbey), by Berta (living 1167), sister of Walter de Clifford, of Clifford and Glasbury, and daughter of Richard fitz Ponce. In 1130 Elis II rendered account of 100 marks of silver for the relief of his father's lands, being son and heir of Elis I, by Ala, his wife. Before 1096 Elis I had succeeded his father Osbern Giffard, the Domesday tenant of Brimpsfield, Stoke, Rockhampton, Elston, Orcheston, etc." [Complete Peerage V:639, note (c)]

    Family/Spouse: (Unknown wife of Elias III Giffard). [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Elias IV Giffard was born about 1170 in of Brimpsfield, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England; died before 2 May 1248.

    Family/Spouse: Maud fitz Maurice. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Osbert Giffard was born in in of Winterbourne Houghton, Dorset, England; died about 1237.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Elias II Giffard was born in in of Brimpsfield, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England (son of Elias I Giffard and Ala); died in 1159.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 1162

    Notes:

    Became a monk in Gloucester Abbey.

    Elias married Bertha de Clifford. Bertha (daughter of Richard fitz Pons and Maud of Gloucester) was born in in of Clifford, Herefordshire, England; died after 1167. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Bertha de Clifford was born in in of Clifford, Herefordshire, England (daughter of Richard fitz Pons and Maud of Gloucester); died after 1167.
    Children:
    1. 1. Elias III Giffard was born in in of Elston in Orcheston St. George, Wiltshire, England; died before 29 Sep 1190.
    2. Walter Giffard was born in in of Boyton, Warminster, Wiltshire, England; died after 1192.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Elias I Giffard was born before 1075 in of Brimpsfield, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England (son of Osbert Giffard); died before 1130.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Aft 1129

    Elias married Ala. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Ala
    Children:
    1. 2. Elias II Giffard was born in in of Brimpsfield, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England; died in 1159.

  3. 6.  Richard fitz Pons was born in in of Snodhill, Herefordshire, England (son of Pons); died between 1128 and 1138.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1080, of Ullingswick, Herefordshire, England

    Notes:

    Also called Richard fitz Ponce. Patron of Malvern Priory.

    Richard married Maud of Gloucester. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Maud of Gloucester (daughter of Walter fitz Roger de Pîtres).

    Notes:

    Also called Maud fitz Walter.

    Children:
    1. 3. Bertha de Clifford was born in in of Clifford, Herefordshire, England; died after 1167.
    2. Walter de Clifford was born about 1108 in of Clifford, Herefordshire, England; died in 1190.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Osbert Giffard was born in in Brimpsfield, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England (son of Osbern de Bolbec and Wevia); died before 1086.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Between 1086 and 1096
    • Alternate death: Aft 1086
    • Alternate death: Bef 1096

    Notes:

    Also called Osberne.

    Children:
    1. 4. Elias I Giffard was born before 1075 in of Brimpsfield, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England; died before 1130.

  2. 12.  Pons was born in in of Eaton Hastings, Berkshire, England; died in 1086.

    Notes:

    Also spelled Ponce.

    Children:
    1. 6. Richard fitz Pons was born in in of Snodhill, Herefordshire, England; died between 1128 and 1138.

  3. 14.  Walter fitz Roger de Pîtres (son of Roger de Pîtres); died about 1126 in Llanthony Priory, outside Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.

    Notes:

    Also called Walter of Gloucester. In Domesday as a tenant-in-chief. Hereditary sheriff, and probably constable, of Gloucestershire.

    Children:
    1. 7. Maud of Gloucester
    2. Miles of Gloucester was born about 1100; died on 24 Dec 1143; was buried in Llanthony Priory, outside Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.