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From: "Douglas Richardson" <>
Subject: Re: Merlay-Somerville-Griffith descent from King William the Lion of Scotland
Date: 17 Nov 2005 13:45:50 -0800
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Dear Will ~

The correct name of Mary de Merlay's husband is William de Greystoke.
William de Greystoke was the son of Thomas de Greystoke.


> In a message dated 11/17/05 8:52:40 AM Pacific Standard Time,
> writes:
> << 4. ISABEL DE ROOS, married before Hilary Term 1241 ROGER DE MERLAY,
> Knt., of Morpeth, Benton, Killingworth, North Weetslade, South
> Weetslade, and Walker, Northumberland, Burton Agnes, Yorkshire, etc.,
> 2nd but eldest surviving son and heir of Roger de Merley, of Morpeth,
> Northumberland, by his 1st wife, Ada, daughter of Duncan, Earl of Fife.
> He was of age in 1239. They had four daughters, Mary (wife of Thomas
> de Greystoke), Margery (wife of Walter de Bolebec), Alice (wife of
> Robert de Thweng), and Isabel. >>
> A few days ago ( 2005-11-01) was not this husband
> named as "William de Greystoke" instead of Thomas ?
> Thanks
> Will Johnson

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