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From: Seejay51< >
Subject: FitzPiers
Date: 17 Apr 1998 15:11:24 -0700


Here's what I have on my FitzPiers line:

Descendants of Geoffrey FitzPiers [Earl of Essex]

First Generation

1.Geoffrey FitzPiers [Earl of Essex] was born about 1162 in Walden, Essex,
England and was christened in Cherhill, Wiltshire, England. He died 14 Oct
1213.
Surname also as FitzPeter.
Geoffrey married (1) Aveline (Eveline) de Clare, daughter of Roger "the Good"
de Clare [Earl Hertford] and Maud (Matilda) de Saint Hilary in England ?.
Aveline was born about 1172 in Hereford, Herefordshire, England. She died
about 4 Jun 1225 in England.
They had the following children:
+2Mi.John FitzGeoffrey [Sir Knight] was born about 1215 and died 23 Nov
1238.
3Fii.Cicely FitzGeoffrey was born about 1206 in Shere, Surrey, England.
She died 1253 in England. Cicely married (1) Savary Bohun.
4Fiii.Hawise FitzGeoffrey was born about 1210 in Shere, Surrey, England.
She died 8 Aug 1247 in England.

Geoffrey also married (2) Beatrice de Saye before 25 Jan 1184/1185 in of,
Essex, England.

Second Generation

2.John FitzGeoffrey [Sir Knight] was born about 1215 in Shere, Surrey,
England. He died 23 Nov 1238.
John married (1) Isabel Bigod, daughter of Hugh Le Bigod [Earl of Norfolk] and
Maud (Matilda) Marshall [Countess] about 1232. Isabel was born about 1210/1222
in Thetford, England. She died 1239.
They had the following children:
+5Fi.Isabel FitzJohn was born about 1233.
+6Fii.Maud FitzJohn was born about 1237 and died 16 Apr 1301.
7Miii.John FitzJohn was born about 1240 in of, Shere, Surrey, England. He
died 6 Nov 1275.
John married (1) Margery Basset on 18 Feb 1258/1259 in Buckinghamshire,
England.
8Miv.Richard FitzJohn [Sir Knight] was born about 1244 in of, Shere,
Surrey, England. was buried 7 May 1301.
Richard married (1) Emma Mrs FitzJohn.
+9Fv.Aveline FitzJohn was born about 1248 and died 20 May 1274.
10Fvi.Joan FitzJohn was born about 1250 in of, Shere, Surrey, England.
She died 4 Apr 1303. Joan married (1) Theobald Le Botiller/Butler about 1266
in of, Shere, Surrey, England.

Third Generation

5.Isabel FitzJohn was born about 1233 in Shere, Surrey, England.
Isabel married (1) Robert Vipont [Lord of Westmore], son of John de Vipont and
Sibyl/Sybil de Ferrers about 1253 in of, Essex, England. Robert was born about
1222/1233 in Brougham Castle, Westmorland, England. He died 1264/1265.

Robert and Isabel had the following children:
+11Fi.Isabel de Vipont [Lady of Appleby was born 1254 and died 1291.

6.Maud FitzJohn was born about 1237 in Shere, Surrey, England. She died 16
Apr 1301 in Grey Friars, Worcestershire, England and was buried 7 May 1301 in
Grey Friars, Worcestershire, England.
Maud married (1) William de Beauchamp [Earl of Warwick, son of William de
Beauchamp [Earl of Warwick] and Isabel Mauduit about 1250 in England. William
was born about 1227 in Elmley Castle, Worcestershire, England. He died 9 Jun
1298 in Elmley, Worcestershire, England.
They had the following children:
+12Fi.Isabel de Beauchamp was born about 1252 and died about 30 May 1306.
13Fii.Sarah de Beauchamp was born about 1255 in of, Elmley Castle,
Worcestershire, England. She died 1306.
Sarah married (1) Richard Talbot.
14Miii.Robert de Beauchamp was born about 1271 in of, Warwick,
Warwickshire, England. He died in child.
+15Miv.Guy de Beauchamp [Earl of Warwick was born 1272 and died 12 Aug
1315.
16Fv.Ann Beauchamp was born about 1274.
17Fvi.Amy de Beauchamp was born about 1276 in Warwick, Warwickshire,
England. She died after 1296.
18Fvii.Margaret de Beauchamp was born about 1278 in of, Warwick,
Warwickshire, England.
Margaret married (1) John Sudeley.
19Mviii.John de Beauchamp was born about 1273 in Warwick, Warwickshire,
England.
20Fix.Maud de Beauchamp was born about 1282 in of, Warwick, Warwickshire,
England. She died 1360. Maud married (1) Mr. Rithco. Maud also married (2)
Gerard Furnival [Lord of Hallams.

9.Aveline FitzJohn was born about 1248 in of, Shere, Surrey, England. She
died 20 May 1274.
Aveline married (1) Walter de Burgh [Earl of Ulster], son of Richard de Burgh
and Egidia (Jill) de Lacy about 1257 in of, Surrey, England. Walter was born
about 1230 in Connaught, Ireland. He died 28 Jul 1271.

Walter and Aveline had the following children:
+21Mi.Richard "the Red Earl" de Burgh [Earl of Ulster] was born 1259 and
died 29 Jul 1326.

Fourth Generation

11.Isabel de Vipont [Lady of Appleby was born 1254 in Ricester, Oxfordshire,
England. She died 1291 and was buried in Shap Abbey, Westmoreland, England.
Isabel married (1) Roger de Clifford [Baron Clifford], son of Roger de
Clifford [Baron Clifford] and Hawise Botterell [CntessLorraine] on 1269 in
England. Roger was born 1243/1248 in Clifford Castle, Clifford, Herefordshire.
He died 6 Nov 1282 in Menai Strait, Anglesey, Wales.

Roger and Isabel had the following children:
22Mi.Robert de Clifford [Baron Clifford] was born 1 Apr 1274 in Clifford
Castle, Herefordshire, England. He died 24 Jun 1314 in Bannockburn, Stirling,
Central, Scotland and was buried in Shap Abbey, Shap, Westmorland, England.
1st Lord Clifford.
Robert married (1) Maud de Clare [BaronssClifford, daughter of Thomas de Clare
[Sir Knight] and Juliana FitzMaurice on 13 Nov 1295 in Castle, Clifford,
Herefordshire, England. Maud was born about 1276 in Gloucestershire, England.
She died 1 Feb 1324/1327.
On 11 Nov 1315, she was abducted and forcibly remarried without the King's
permission, by Robert de Welles. (AOL)
23Mii.Simon (John) de Clifford was born about 1276 in Appleby Castle,
Appleby, Westmorland, England. He died 1297 in Caerlaverock, Dumfriesshire,
Scotland and was buried in The Cathedral, Worcester, Worcestershire, England.
24Miii.Idonea de Clifford was born about 1278 in Appleby Castle, Appleby,
Westmorland, England.
25Miv.Roger de Clifford was born about 1295 in Appleby, Westmorland,
England. He died after 1320.

12.Isabel de Beauchamp was born about 1252 in of, Warwick, Warwickshire,
England. She died about 30 May 1306 in Elmley Castle, Worcestershire, England.
Isabel married (1) Hugh Le Despencer [Earl Winchester], son of Hugh Le
Despencer [Sir Knight] and Aline (Aliva) (Alice) Bassett [CountessNorfolk
about 1260. Hugh was born 1 Mar 1260 in Winchester, or Louchborough, England.
He died 27 Oct 1326 in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England.

Hugh and Isabel had the following children:
26Mi.Hugh Le Despencer [Baron] was born 1 Mar 1260/1261 in Barton,
Gloucestershire, England. He died 24 Nov 1326 in Hereford, Herefordshire,
England and was buried after 15 Dec 1330 in Tewkesbury Abbey, Tewkesbury,
Gloucestershire, England. Baron Le Despencer.
Hugh married (1) Alianore (Eleanor) de Clare, daughter of Gilbert "the Red" de
Clare [Earl of Gloucester] and Joan "of Acre" , Princess of England [Countess]
after 14 Jun 1306 in Westminster, England. Alianore was born Oct 1292 in
CaerphillyCastle, Caerphilly, Glamorganshire, Wales. She died 30 Jun 1337 in
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England.
27Fii.Ada (Elizabeth) Despencer was born about 1262 in Winchester,
Hampshire, England. Ada married (1) Ralph Camoys before 1321.
28Fiii.Joan Despencer was born about 1264 in Southampton, Lincolnshire,
England. She died before 15 Feb 1351. Joan married (1) John de Saint Amand.
29Fiv.Aveline (Oliva) Le Despencer was born about 1266 in Southampton,
Lincolnshire, England. She died May 1363. Aveline married (1) Edward Burnel
[Sir], son of Philip Burnel [Sir] and Maud FitzAlan before 1329. Edward died
1315.
30Fv.Eleanor Despencer [Nun] was born about 1268 in Winchester,
Hampshire, England. She died after 1351.
31Fvi.Isabel Le Despencer was born about 1270 in Winchester, Hampshire,
England. She died 4 Dec 1334. Isabel married (1) Richard Meunthermer. Isabel
also married (2) John de Hastings [Baron Hastings], son of Henry de Hastings
[Sir Knight] and Joane de Cantilou after 3 Oct 1305. John was born 6 May 1262
in Abergavenny, England. He died 1322/1323. He was a competitor for the crown
of Scotland in 1292. (AOL)

Isabel also married (2) William Blount [Sir Knight], son of Robert Blount
[Baron of Saxlin] and Isabel Odingsells about 1261 in of, Belton, Rutland,
England. William was born about 1233 in of, Belton, Rutland, England. He died
1316 in of, Timberlake, Worcestershire, England.

William and Isabel had the following children:
32Mvii.Mr. Blount was born about 1262 in of, Belton, Rutland, England.
33Mviii.Peter Blount was born about 1266 in of, Hanslope,
Buckinghamshire, England. He died about 1294 in (sp).
34Mix.Walter Blount [Sir Knight] was born about 1270 in of, Rock,
Worcestershire, England. He died 1315/1316. Walter married (1) Eleanor
Beauchamp. Walter also married (2) Johanna de Sodington, daughter of William
Soddington before 1294 in of, Sodington, Worcestershire, England. Johanna was
born about 1274 in of, Sodington, Worcestershire, England. She died about
1331.

Isabel also married (3) Patrick de Chaworth [Sir Knight], son of Patrick de
Chaworth and Hawise de Londres about 1281. Patrick was born about 1250 in
Kempsford, Gloucestershire, England. He died before 7 Jul 1283.
They had the following children:
35Fx.Maud de Chaworth was born about 1282 in Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire,
Wales. She died after 19 Feb 1317 and was buried before 3 Dec 1322 in Priory,
Mottisfont, Hampshire, England.
Maud married (1) Henry (of Lancaster) Plantagenet [Earl Lancaster], son of
Edmund "Crouchback" (of Lancaster) Plantagenet [Prince of England] and Blanche
d' Artois [Queen Navarre] before 2 Mar 1296/1297 in of, Kidwelly,
Carmarthenshire, Wales. Henry was born 1281 in Grismond Castle, Monmouthshire,
England. He died 22 Sep 1345/1348 in Leicester, England.
Created 3rd Earl of Lancaster, May 10, 1324; Earl of Leicester 1324; M.P.
1298/1299; Lord of Beaumont & Nogent 1336; AKA "Tortcol". He was one of the
leaders of the great confederacy which overturned the power of the Spencers
and deposed King Edward II. He was appointed guardian of the new King Edward
III. He was appointed captain-general of all the King's forces in the Marches
of Scotland. He took part in the siege of Carlaverock in July 1300. (AOL)
On the Queen's return to England with Roger de Mortimer in September 1326, he
joined her party against King Edward II, which led to a general desertion of
the King's cause. He was sent in pursuit and captured the King at Neath; he
was appointed to take charge of the King, and was responsible for his custody
at Kenilworth. (AOL) About 1330 he became blind. Upon the fall of Mortimer,
his close personal relations with the young King were renewed. (AOL)

Isabel also married (4) Henry Lovet.

15.Guy de Beauchamp [Earl of Warwick] was born 1272 in Elmley Castle, Elmley,
Worcestershire, England. He died 12 Aug 1315 in Warwick, Warwickshire, England
and was buried in Bordesley Abbey, Worcestershire, England. 10th Earl of
Warwick. Guy married (1) Isabella de Clare, daughter of Gilbert "the Red" de
Clare [Earl Gloucester] and Alice le Brun de Lusignan [Countess] before 11 May
1297. The marriage ended in divorce. Isabella was born 10 Mar 1263. She died
1338.
Guy also married (2) Alice de Toeni [Countess Warwick], daughter of Ralph de
Toeni and Mary (Clarissa) on 12 Feb 1309 in England. Alice was born 1284 in
Flamsted, Hertfordshire, England. She died 1 Jan 1324.
They had the following children:
36Fi.Isabel de Beauchamp was born about 1303 in Of Warwick Castl,
Warwickshire, England. Isabel married (1) John Clinton.
37Fii.Elizabeth de Beauchamp was born about 1305 in Of Warwick Castl,
Warwickshire, England. She died 1359. Elizabeth married (1) Thomas Astley
[Baron Astley] before 1336/1337 in of, Astley, Warwickshire, England.
38Miii.John de Beauchamp was born about 1307 in of, Warwick Castle,
Warwickshire, England. He died 2 Dec 1360. John married (1) Margaret Basset
[Countess], daughter of Ralph Basset [Lord Basset] and Joan de Grey. Margaret
died after 1347. Countess of Hereford & Essex. The writ for the marriage was
issued, but it appears not to have taken place (to John de Beauchamp).
39Fiv.Maud de Beauchamp was born 1311 in of, Warwick Castle,
Warwickshire, England. She died 1368. Maud married (1) Geoffrey de Saye [Lord
Saye], son of Geoffrey de Saye [Baron Saye] and Idonia de Leyburn [Baroness
Saye]. Geoffrey was born 6 Jun 1305 in Sawbridge, Hertfordshire, England. He
died 28 Jun 1359.
40Fv.Emma de Beauchamp was born about 1311 in Warwick Castle,
Warwickshire, England. Emma married (1) Rowland Odingsells.
41Mvi.Thomas de Beauchamp [Earl of Warwick was born 14 Feb 1313/1314 in
Warwick Castle, Warwickshire, England. He died 13 Nov 1369 in Calais, Pas-De-
Calais, France and was buried in Saint Mary's, Warwick, Warwickshire, England.
11th Earl of Warwick.
Thomas married (1) Catherine (Katherine) de Mortimer [CountssWarwick],
daughter of Roger de Mortimer [Earl of March] and Joan de Geneville [Countess
March] about 1334 in Warwickshire, England. Catherine was born 1309/1310 in
Wigmore, Herefordshire, England. She died Aug 1369.
42Fvii.Lucia (Jane) de Beauchamp was born about 1315 in Of Warwick Castl,
Warwickshire, England. Lucia married (1) Roger Napon.

21.Richard "the Red Earl" de Burgh [Earl of Ulster] was born 1259 in Ulster
Planatati, Ulster, Ireland. He died 29 Jul 1326 in AthasselMonastry,
Tipperary, Ireland and was buried 29 Aug 1326 in AthasselMonastry, Tipperary,
Ireland. 3rd Earl of Ulster.
Richard married (1) Margaret de Burgh, daughter of John de Burgh and Cecilia
de Baliol before 27 Feb 1280 in Lanvalay, Connaught, Ireland. Margaret was
born about 1264 in Portslade, Sussex, England. She died 1303/1304.

Richard and Margaret had the following children:
43Fi.Aveline de Burgh was born about 1280 in ConnaughtProvinc, Ireland.
Aveline married (1) John de Birmingham, son of Piers de Birmingham.
John was contracted to marry Maud, but Gilbert, Earl of Gloucester, picked her
instead; so John married her sister Aveline. (AOL)
44Fii.Alianore (Eleanor) Burgh was born 1282 in Belfast, Antrim, Ireland.
She died after Aug 1324.
Alianore married (1) Thomas de Multon [Lord Multon] on 3 Jan 1296/1297 in St
Peter's Prior, Ipswich, England.
45Fiii.Elizabeth de Burgh was born about 1284 in Dunfermline, Fifeshire,
Scotland. She died 26 Oct 1327 in Cullen Castle, Banffshire, Scotland and was
buried in DunfermlineAbbey, Fifeshire, Scotland.
Elizabeth married (1) Robert I "de Brus" (the Bruce), King of Scotland, son
of Robert de Brus [Earl of Carrick] and Margaret (Marjorie) , Countess of
Carrick on 1302 in Writtle, Near Chelsford, Essex, England. Robert I was born
11 Jul 1274 in Writtle, Near Chelmsford, Essex, England. He died 7 Jun 1329 in
Cardross, Dunbartonshire, Scotland. King: Mar. 25, 1306 - June 7, 1329. Earl
of Carrick, 1292, by right of his mother. Great-great-grandson of David I.
He was a man a courage, energy, ambition, and powers of leadership. At first
(1296), Robert sided with Edward I when John Balliol revolted. But during the
patriotic resistance movement under William Wallace ("Braveheart"), he changed
sides and became a Guardian of the Realm (1298-1300). In 1307-1309 he fought
in all parts of Scotland, defeating English sympathizers and establishing
control north of the Forth. He aimed to eject the English, re-establish
peace, and gain recognition as the true king. He concluded a truce with
France in 1326, and a treaty with England in 1328 which gave him all he had
fought for. Though crippled, even in his last years (1327-1328) he twice
visited Ireland to maintain the links with Scotland. (Cannon; pg. 220) Robert
is described as "Deo Rectore Rex Scottorum" ("Under God's Governance King of
Scots") on his coins. (Cannon; pg. 220)
46Miv.Walter de Burgh was born about 1285 in Ulster Province, Ireland. He
died 1304.
47Mv.John de Burgh [Earl of Ulster] was born 1286 in England. He died 18
Jun 1313 in Le Ford, Belfast, Ireland.
John married (1) Elizabeth de Clare [BaronessD'Amory, daughter of Gilbert "the
Red" de Clare [Earl of Gloucester] and Joan "of Acre" , Princess of England
[Countess] on 30 Sep 1308 in Waltham Abbey, Essex, England. Elizabeth was born
16 Sep 1295 in Tewkesbury, Gloucester, England. She died 4 Nov 1360.
48Mvi.Thomas de Burgh was born about 1288 in Ulster Province, Ireland. He
died 1316.
49Fvii.Katherine de Burgh was born about 1296 in of, Ireland. She died 1
Nov 1331 in Dublin, Ireland.
Katherine married (1) Maurice FitzThomas on 5 Aug 1312 in Greencastle,
Ireland.
50Mviii.Edmund de Burgh [Sir] was born about 1298 in Ireland.
51Fix.Joan de Burgh [Lady] was born about 1300 in Ulster, Ireland. She
died 23 Apr 1359 in Friars Church, Minors, Kildare, Ireland and was buried in
Kildare, Ireland. Joan married (1) Thomas FitzJohn [Earl of Kildare on 16 Aug
1312 in Greencastle, Ireland. Joan also married (2) John "Le Neveu" Darcy
[Baron Darcy] on 3 Jul 1329 in Maynooth, Kildare, Ireland.
52Fx.Maud (Matilda) de Burgh was born about 1288 in Gloucestershire,
England. She died 1320 and was buried in Tewkesbury Abbey, Gloucester,
England.
Maud married (1) Gilbert de Clare [EarlGloucester], son of Gilbert "the Red"
de Clare [Earl of Gloucester] and Joan "of Acre" , Princess of England
[Countess] on 29 Sep 1308 in Waltham Abbey, Essex or, Gloucestershire,
England. Gilbert was born about 10 May 1291 in Winchcombe Near, Tewkesbury,
Gloucester, England. He died 24 Jun 1314 in Battle of, Bannockburn,
Stirlingshire, Scotland. Earl of Gloucester & Hertford.
Maud was not married to (2) John de Birmingham, son of Piers de Birmingham.
John was contracted to marry Maud, but Gilbert, Earl of Gloucester, picked her
instead; so John married her sister Aveline. (AOL)

Richard also married (2) Margaret (Maud) de Lacie.

Hope this helps! Carol

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