Franco de Faucomberge
Son or Grandson of Franco de Faucomberge


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Agnes de Arches

Son or Grandson of Franco de Faucomberge

  • Marriage: Agnes de Arches

bullet   Another name for Son is Son or Grandson of Franco de Fauconberg.

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Background Information. 1357
The name Facunberge was taken from Fauquemberg, near St. Omer and was imported into Holderness by Franco homo Drogonis de Beuvere, and under-tenant in Domesday. "By the name of Franco de Falconberg de Rise, he is mentioned in the chornicle of Meax Abbey, as one of the comtemporariers and neighbours of Gamel de Melsa, on whose land the abbey was built. His family was one of the few received into favour by the Earls of Albemarle." [A.S. Ellis] They held the manor of Rise for four hundred years. Franco's son or grandson maried Agnes de Arches.

~The Ancestry of the Earl of Wigton, pp. 52-53

Son married Agnes de Arches, daughter of Osbert de Arches and Unknown.

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