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Thomas de Verdun

Male - 1315


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Thomas de Verdun (son of John de Verdun and Eleanor Furnival); died in 1315.

    Family/Spouse: Margaret de Knoville. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. John de Verdun was born between 1298 and 1299; died after 1370.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John de Verdun was born on 11 Jun 1256 in of Bressingham, Norfolk, England (son of John de Verdun and Isabel Fitz Simon); died before 23 Apr 1295.

    John married Eleanor Furnival about 1272. Eleanor (daughter of Thomas de Furnival) was born about 1260; died after 1302. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Eleanor Furnival was born about 1260 (daughter of Thomas de Furnival); died after 1302.
    Children:
    1. 1. Thomas de Verdun died in 1315.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John de Verdun was born in in of Bressingham, Norfolk, England; died before 23 Nov 1277.

    John married Isabel Fitz Simon. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Isabel Fitz Simon (daughter of Simon Fitz Simon and Maud de Ralee).
    Children:
    1. 2. John de Verdun was born on 11 Jun 1256 in of Bressingham, Norfolk, England; died before 23 Apr 1295.

  3. 6.  Thomas de Furnival was born in in of Sheffield, Yorkshire, England (son of Thomas de Furnival and Bertha de Ferrers); died on 12 May 1291; was buried in Church of the Friars Minor, Doncaster, Yorkshire, England.
    Children:
    1. Thomas de Furnival was born about 1260 in of Sheffield, Yorkshire, England; died on 3 Feb 1332.
    2. 3. Eleanor Furnival was born about 1260; died after 1302.


Generation: 4

  1. 10.  Simon Fitz Simon was born in in of Brixworth, Northamptonshire, England (son of Simon Fitz Simon and Beatrice of Brixworth); died in 1280.

    Notes:

    VCH Northumberland (volume 4, "Manor of Brixworth") calls him brother, rather than father, of the wife of John de Verdun.

    "Simon son of Simon, probably the son of the rebel, held 2½ fees in Brixworth. In 1253 he had a grant of a weekly market to be held at Brixworth on Tuesdays, and a yearly fair there from 4 to 6 June. He is described as lord of Brixworth in 1262–3, his wife's name being given as Maud de Ralee. Simon supported the barons in their struggle against the Crown, and was captured at the battle of Northampton, his manor being committed to Henry de Boruhull on 21 April 1264. He received a safe conduct to go to court in August, 1265, and was finally pardoned in 1267. In 1276 Simon son of Simon had view of frankpledge, free warren, free fishery, and other liberties in Brixworth." [VCH Northamptonshire, citation details below.]

    Simon married Maud de Ralee. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 11.  Maud de Ralee
    Children:
    1. 5. Isabel Fitz Simon

  3. 12.  Thomas de Furnival was born after 1200 in of Sheffield, Yorkshire, England (son of Gerard de Furnival and Maud de Lovetot); died about 1240 in Damietta, Egypt.

    Notes:

    With his brother, Gerard de Furnival, he accompanied Simon de Montfort on crusade in 1240, and was killed at Damietta.

    Thomas married Bertha de Ferrers. Bertha (daughter of William de Ferrers and Agnes of Chester) died after 10 Feb 1267; was buried in Grey Friars, Dunwich, Suffolk, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 13.  Bertha de Ferrers (daughter of William de Ferrers and Agnes of Chester); died after 10 Feb 1267; was buried in Grey Friars, Dunwich, Suffolk, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Aft 1278

    Children:
    1. 6. Thomas de Furnival was born in in of Sheffield, Yorkshire, England; died on 12 May 1291; was buried in Church of the Friars Minor, Doncaster, Yorkshire, England.
    2. (Unknown) de Furnival