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Matilda Giffard

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Matilda Giffard (daughter of Elias IV Giffard and Isabel Musard).

    Family/Spouse: Godfrey Scudamore. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Pernel Scudamore died after 28 Oct 1204.
    2. Piers Scudamore was born in in of Fifield, Wiltshire, England; died on 14 Oct 1300.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Elias IV Giffard was born about 1170 in of Brimpsfield, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England (son of Elias III Giffard and (Unknown wife of Elias III Giffard)); died before 2 May 1248.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 1249

    Notes:

    "Ivor West stated, in June 2002, that Elis IV and his sister Bertha were the children of Elis III by an unknown wife, not by Maud." [Chris Phillips, Some Corrections and Additions to the Complete Peerage.]

    From Complete Peerage V:639:

    Sir John Giffard, of Brimpsfield, Badgeworth, Stonehouse, Stoke Gifford, and Rockhampton, co. Gloucester, Elston, Orcheston St. George, Sherrington, Ashton, and Broughton Gifford, Wilts, son and heir of Sir Elis Giffard, of Brimpsfield, &c. (who died shortly before 2 May 1248) (c), by his 2nd wife, Alice, sister of Sir John Mautravers, of Lytchet Matravers, Dorset.

    (c) In 1221 this Elis stated that "Osbertus Giffard, antecessor suusqui venit ad conquestum Angl' tenuit manerium de Bimesfeld' . . . et post eum Elias flius suus . . . et post eum Elias filius illius Elieet pater suus." At least one generation is here omitted. The Elis living in 1221 was son and heir of Elis III, by 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.

    Elias married Isabel Musard. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Isabel Musard
    Children:
    1. 1. Matilda Giffard
    2. Isabel Giffard


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  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)]

    Elias married (Unknown wife of Elias III Giffard). [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


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


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  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. 9.  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. 4. 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.