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Robert de Clifford

Male Abt 1274 - 1314  (~ 40 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Robert de Clifford was born about 1 Apr 1274 (son of Roger de Clifford and Isabel de Vipont); died on 24 Jun 1314 in Bannockburn, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried in Shap Abbey, Westmorland, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 14 Apr 1274
    • Alternate birth: Abt 5 Apr 1276, of Appleby, Westmorland, England

    Notes:

    Served in Edward I's wars in Scotland. On the death of his mother, he succeeded to the hereditary shrievalty of Westmorland. Justice in Eyre North of Trent 1297-1307. Governor of Nottingham Castle, July 1298. Summoned to Parliament 29 Dec 1299 to 26 Nov 1313 by writs directed Roberto de Clifford. Signed the 1301 Barons' Letter to Pope Boniface VIII as Robertus de Clifford Castellanus de Appelby. By Edward II he was made, for a few months in 1308, Marshal of England; Justice South of Trent 1307-8; Warden of the Scottish Marches 1308. Pardoned 16 Oct 1313 for participation in the death of Piers Gaveston. Killed at the Battle of Bannockburn.

    Robert married Maud de Clare on 13 Nov 1295. Maud (daughter of Thomas de Clare and Juliane fitz Maurice) died on 1 Feb 1325. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Idoine de Clifford was born in in of Appleby, Westmorland, England; died on 24 Aug 1365; was buried in Beverley Minster, Yorkshire, England.
    2. Margaret de Clifford died on 8 Aug 1382.
    3. Robert de Clifford was born on 5 Nov 1305 in of Appleby, Westmorland, England; died on 20 May 1344; was buried in Shap Abbey, Westmorland, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Roger de Clifford was born about 1242 in of Appleby, Westmorland, England (son of Roger de Clifford and Maud); died on 6 Nov 1282 in Moel-y-Don, Wales; was buried in Llanfaes Friary, Beaumaris, Gwynedd, Wales.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1243
    • Alternate birth: Abt 1248, Herefordshire, England

    Notes:

    Justice of the Forest South of Trent 1270-81. Justiciar of Wales.

    Drowned while crossing a bridge of boats near the Menai Straits in Wales.

    Roger married Isabel de Vipont after 28 Jun 1265. Isabel (daughter of Robert de Vipont and Isabel fitz John) was born about 1248 in of Appleby, Westmorland, England; died in 1291; was buried in Shap Abbey, Westmorland, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Isabel de Vipont was born about 1248 in of Appleby, Westmorland, England (daughter of Robert de Vipont and Isabel fitz John); died in 1291; was buried in Shap Abbey, Westmorland, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1251
    • Alternate birth: 1254
    • Alternate death: Bef 14 May 1292
    • Alternate death: 14 May 1292

    Children:
    1. 1. Robert de Clifford was born about 1 Apr 1274; died on 24 Jun 1314 in Bannockburn, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried in Shap Abbey, Westmorland, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Roger de Clifford was born about 1221 in of Tenbury, Worcestershire, England (son of Roger de Clifford and Sibyl de Ewyas); died before 3 Apr 1286; was buried in Dore Abbey, Herefordshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1226
    • Alternate death: 1285, France

    Notes:

    Constable of Hereford Castle 1263; Sheriff of Gloucestershire 1263; Sheriff of Worcestershire and Herefordshire; Justiciar of Wales; Justice of the Forest south of Trent 1265-70.

    Took Simon de Montfort the younger prisoner at the Siege of Nottingham. Taken prisoner at the Battle of Lewes, 14 May 1264. Fought for the king at the Battle of Evesham, 4 Aug 1265. In 1270, accompanied Prince Edward on crusade to the Holy Land.

    Roger married Maud before 1242. Maud died before 1273. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Maud died before 1273.
    Children:
    1. 2. Roger de Clifford was born about 1242 in of Appleby, Westmorland, England; died on 6 Nov 1282 in Moel-y-Don, Wales; was buried in Llanfaes Friary, Beaumaris, Gwynedd, Wales.

  3. 6.  Robert de Vipont was born about 1234 in of Appleby, Westmorland, England (son of John de Vipont and Sybil de Ferrers); died before 7 Jun 1264.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1235
    • Alternate birth: 1239
    • Alternate death: Abt 7 Jun 1264
    • Alternate death: Bef 5 Jul 1264

    Notes:

    Heriditary sheriff of Westmorland. Died of wounds sustained at the battle of Lewes.

    Robert married Isabel fitz John after 19 Nov 1242. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Isabel fitz John (daughter of John fitz Geoffrey and Isabel le Bigod).
    Children:
    1. 3. Isabel de Vipont was born about 1248 in of Appleby, Westmorland, England; died in 1291; was buried in Shap Abbey, Westmorland, England.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Roger de Clifford was born in in of Tenbury, Worcestershire, England (son of Walter II de Clifford and Agnes de Condet); died before 28 Aug 1231; was buried in Dore Abbey, Herefordshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1189, Clifford's Castle, Herefordshire, England
    • Alternate death: 1232

    Roger married Sibyl de Ewyas before 13 Feb 1217. Sibyl (daughter of Robert de Ewyas and Pernel Scudamore) died in 1236 in Ewyas, Herefordshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Sibyl de Ewyas (daughter of Robert de Ewyas and Pernel Scudamore); died in 1236 in Ewyas, Herefordshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 1 Jul 1236
    • Alternate death: 1 Jul 1236

    Notes:

    Or Ewias.

    Children:
    1. 4. Roger de Clifford was born about 1221 in of Tenbury, Worcestershire, England; died before 3 Apr 1286; was buried in Dore Abbey, Herefordshire, England.

  3. 12.  John de Vipont was born in 1210 in of Appleby, Westmorland, England (son of Robert de Vipont and Idoine de Builly); died before 25 Jul 1241.

    Notes:

    Or Vieuxpont. Sheriff of Westmorland.

    John married Sybil de Ferrers. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 13.  Sybil de Ferrers (daughter of William de Ferrers and Agnes of Chester).

    Notes:

    Richardson's Royal Ancestry gives her as an unnamed daughter of William de Ferrers and Agnes de Chester, but an SGM post from him on 11 Aug 2018 (citation details below) establishes via a "charter dated c. 1230-41 of John de Vipont published in Prescott, Register of the Priory of Wetherhal (Cumberland and Westmorland Antiq. & Arch. Society Records 1) (1897): 328–330" that she was named Sibyl.

    Children:
    1. 6. Robert de Vipont was born about 1234 in of Appleby, Westmorland, England; died before 7 Jun 1264.

  5. 14.  John fitz Geoffrey was born about 1205 in of Shere, Surrey, England (son of Geoffrey fitz Peter and Aveline de Clare); died on 23 Nov 1258.

    Notes:

    "Sheriff of Yorkshire 1234. Admitted to the Privy Council 1237; Chief Justice of the Forests 1241; Seneschal of Gascony 1243; Justiciar of Ireland 1245." [The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz]

    John married Isabel le Bigod before 12 Apr 1234. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 15.  Isabel le Bigod (daughter of Hugh II le Bigod and Maud Marshal).
    Children:
    1. Maud fitz John died on 16 Apr 1301; was buried on 7 May 1301 in Friars Minor, Worcester, Worcestershire, England.
    2. 7. Isabel fitz John
    3. Avelina fitz John died about 20 May 1274; was buried in Dunmow Priory, Little Dunmow, Essex, England.
    4. Joan fitz John died between 25 Feb 1303 and 26 May 1303.