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Hervey Walter
Maud de Valoignes
Sir Robert le Vavasour Knight
Juliana de Multon
(-After 1337)
Theobald Fitz Walter
Maud le Vavasour
(1183-Bef 1226)
Theobald le Boteler Lord Boteler
(Abt 1200-1230)


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1. Rohese de Verdon

2. Joan du Marais

Theobald le Boteler Lord Boteler

  • Born: Abt 1200, West Dereham, Norfolk, England
  • Marriage (1): Rohese de Verdon on 4 Sep 1225 in Arklow, Wicklow, Ireland 141
  • Marriage (2): Joan du Marais 141
  • Died: 19 Jul 1230, Piotou, France about age 30 141
  • Buried: Abbey of Arklow, Ireland 141

bullet   Another name for Theobald was Theobald II le Boteler.

bullet  General Notes:

~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700,, 8th Edition, 149:29, Theobald le Boteler was married to Rohese Verdun (daughter of Nicholas de Verdun), and they were the parents of Maud Verdun. 160

~The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, 13:4, 134:3 526

~Richardson'sPlantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, p. 314 599

bullet  Information about this person:

• Background Information. 141
Theobald Boteler, only son and heir of Theobald Fitz Walter, was age six years old in 1206. He had livery of his estates 2 Jul 1221 and 18 Jul 1222. He was summoned cum equis et armis to attend the King into Bretagne, 26 Oct 1229 as Theobaldus Pincerna. He was Lord Justice in 1247. He married as his 1st wife, Joan, sister and in her issue coheir of John du Marais, daughter of Geoffrey du Marais, Justiciar. His 2nd wife was Rohese, the only daughter and heiress of Nicholas de Verdon, of Alton, Staffordshire, which Rohese was heiress of Croxden and Foundress of Grace Dieu Monastery, county Leicester. Theobald died 19 Jul 1230 in Poitou, and was buried in the Abbey of Arklow. His widow died before 22 Feb 1246/7.

~Cokayne's Complete Peerage, 2nd Edition, (Butler), Vol. II, p. 448

• Background Information. 721
Theobald Butler (le Boteler), was age 6 in 1206 and died in Poitou 19 Jul 1230. He was buried in the Abbey of Arklow, Ireland. He first married Joan du Marais, who was sister of John du Marais, and daughter of Geoffrey du Marais, Justiciar of Ireland. The inheritance followed the death of Sir Stephen de Marreys, of whom Joah Butler was great-aunt.

Theobald's second wife was Rohese de Verdun sometime after 4 Sep 1225. Rohese de Verdun was the heiress of Croxden and the founder of Grace Dieu Monastery in Leicestershire. Her inheritance included Brandon Castle in Warwickshire, Belton in Leicestershire, and Farnham Royal in Buckinghamshire as well as holdings in Ireland. She died before 22 Feb 1256/47.

On 2 July 1221 and 18 July 1222 he had livery of his estates. On 26 Oct 1229, he was summoned with horse and arms to attend King Henry III in Brittany as Theobaldus Pincerna.

~Boyer's Medieval English Ancestors of Robert Abell , pg. 47

Theobald married Rohese de Verdon, daughter of Sir Nicholas de Verdon Knight and Clemence le Boteler, on 4 Sep 1225 in Arklow, Wicklow, Ireland.141 (Rohese de Verdon was born in 1203 in Alton, Staffordshire, England and died in 1247 in Croxden, Staffordshire, England 814.)

Theobald next married Joan du Marais, daughter of Geoffrey du Marais and Sister of Hugh de Lacy.141 (Joan du Marais was born in Ireland and died before 4 Sep 1225 141.)

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