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Richard Fitz Eustace Baron of Halton
(Abt 1150-1163)
Albreda de Lisoures
(Abt 1128-After 1194)
Roger Fitz Richard 1st Baron of Warkworth
(Abt 1135-1177)
Alice de Vere
(Bef 1141-After 1185)
John Fitz Richard Baron of Halton, Constable of Cheshire
(Abt 1130-1190)
Alice de Vere
(Abt 1155-After 1190)
Roger de Lacy Constable of Chester, Earl of Lincoln


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Maud de Clare

Roger de Lacy Constable of Chester, Earl of Lincoln

  • Born: Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England
  • Marriage: Maud de Clare 141,722
  • Died: 1211, Lincoln Cathedral, London England 141

bullet  General Notes:

Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700, 8th Edition, 54:29, husband to Maud de Clare, and parents of John de Lacy, Earl of Lincolnshire 160

~Boyer's Medieval English Ancestors of Certain Americans, p. 121, Constable of Chester, may have died in 1211, m. Maud de Clare. 722

~Cockayne's Complete Peerage, (Chart - Family of Lacy & the Earldom of Lincoln), Vol. VII, p. 677, Roger, took name of Lacy, died in 1211, married to Maud de Clare, son of John, Constable of Chester and Alice, and Roger and Maud were the paretns of John de Lacy, Earl of Lincoln who married Margaret de Quincy. 141

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Background Information. 877
Abreda de Lacy was married to Robert de Lissours and they had a daughter also named Albreda. Albreda de Lissours married, 1st to Richard Fitz Eustace and 2nd to William Fitz Godric. When Robert de Lacy, last male of his line, died in 1193, Albreda de Lacy handed over the family estates to her grandson, Roger Fitz Eustace who assumed the name de Lacy.

Roger de Lacy appears to have been a man of power and influence as well as a benefactor to the Church. Pontefract remained in the hands of his successors until the beginning of the fourteenth century, when the male line came to an end. The estates of the Lacy family pass to Alice, daughter of Henry de Lacy and wife of Thomas, Earl of Lancaster.

~Picturesque History of Yorkshire, p. 333

Roger married Maud de Clare, daughter of Roger "the Good Earl" de Clare Earl of Hertford and Maud de St. Hilary 141.,722 (Maud de Clare was buried in Stanlow Priory.)


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