Ancestors of Tim Farr and Descendants of Stephen Farr Sr. of Concord, Massachusetts and Lidlington, Bedfordshire, England


Lord Gilbert de CLARE 2nd Earl of Clare [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2, 3 was born 4 before 1066 in Castle Tonbridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom. He died 5, 6 in 1114 OR 1117. Gilbert married 7 Adeliza de CLERMONT before 1114.

GILBERT FITZ RICHARD DE CLARE, also de Tonbridge, Lord of Clare, born before
1066, died in 1114 or 1117. He married ADELIZ  DE CLERMONT, daughter of Hugh, Count of Clerniont in Beauvaisis, by Marguerite, daughter of Hilduin, Count of Montdidier and Roucy. Adeliz married second (Bouchard?) de Montmorency. He founded the Priory of Clara in 1090, having succeeded to his father's English possessions. He was Lord of Cardigan from 1107-1111.

Children:
i.     Richard, d. Wales 15 April 1136; m. Adeliz des Gernons.
ii.    Gilbert, Earl of Pembroke 1138, d. 6 Jan. 1147/8; m. Isabel de Beaumont.
iii.   Alice, m. AubreyR de Vera II, who was slain in London 15 May 1141.
iv.   Walter, participated in the Second Crusade in 1147.
v.    Baldwin, in.; dan. Emma in. Hugh Wac (or Wake).
vi.   Rohese, in. Badeion~ de Monmouth [Weis, AR7, 184:3].
vii.  daughter, in. William de Montlichet, lord of Stansted in Essex.
viii. Hervey, sent to Cardigan in 1140 by King William.

Adeliza de CLERMONT [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 was born after 1080 in of Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. She died after 1117 in England, United Kingdom. Adeliza married 6 Lord Gilbert de CLARE 2nd Earl of Clare before 1114.

They had the following children.

  M i Richard de CLARE Earl of Hertford was born about 1090. He died on 15 Apr 1136.
  M ii Gilbert De CLARE was born on 21 Sep 1100. He died on 6 Jan 1148.

Ranulph III de MESCHINES was born about 1070 in of Cheshire, England, United Kingdom. He died 1 in 1129. Ranulph married Lucia of MERCIA in 1098.

Lucia of MERCIA [Parents] 1 was born about 1040 in Mercia, England, United Kingdom. She died in England, United Kingdom. She was buried in Spalding, Lincoln, England, United Kingdom. Lucia married Ranulph III de MESCHINES in 1098.

Other marriages:
TAILLEBOIS, Ivo de

They had the following children.

  F i Adeliza de MESCHINES was born about 1094. She died in 1136.

Richard Fitz Gilbert de CLARE [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 died 2 in 1090. Richard married Rohese GIFFARD.

RICHARD FITZ GILBERT, who possessed Bienfaite and Orbec in Normandy, Clare in Suffolk and Tonbridge, died in 1090 [Altschul, 19]. The mother of Gilbert and Robert was his first wife, ROHESE GIFFARD (sister of Walter Giffard, later Earl of Buckingham, and heiress of the 2nd Earl [CP, 14:182]), daughter of Walter Giffard, the Elder (who died in 1084) [Cokayne, CP, 2:387], seigneur de Longeville-sur-Scie in Normandy and son of Osbern de Bolbec, who was seigneur de Longeville 1028-1035, and Duvelina, who was sister of the Duchess Gunnora. Walter Giffard married Agnes, daughter of Girard Flatel [Weis, AR7, 184:1, cited Studies in Medieval Hutory (1989)], or Ermengarde Flaitel [Norr, 46].

After their father's assassination, he and his brother Baldwin fled to the court of Bald­win V de Lille, Count of Flanders, but William the Conqueror restored them to Normandy (Altschul, 18]. Richard served with William de Warenne as regent of England in 1075.

Clare is now a small parish on the River Stour in Suffolk. It had been a frontier town of the Kingdom of East Anglia, and contains a castle of which considerable remains exist [Brabner, vol. 2].

Children, mentioned by Cokayne [3:242], Altschul [19-20], with the last two daughters listed by Norr [46]:
i.    Gilbert, d. c. 1114; m. Adeliz de Clermont.
ii.   Robert, d. 1134; m. Maud de St. Liz, who d. 1140.
iii.  Roger, d.s.p.; inherited Bienfaite and Orbec in Normandy.
iv.  Walter of Nethergent, d.1137; no issue; founded Tintern Abbey in 1131.
v.   Adelize, m. Walter Tirel.
vi.   Rohese, m. Eudo Dapifer.
vii.  Richard, a monk of Bec.
viii. daughter, m. Raoul de Tillers.
ix.  daughter, m. Baudry Ie Teuton.

Rohese GIFFARD 1. Rohese married Richard Fitz Gilbert de CLARE.

They had the following children.

  M i Lord Gilbert de CLARE 2nd Earl of Clare was born before 1066. He died in 1114 OR 1117.

Hugh I CLERMONT Count of Clermont 1, 2, 3 was born in 1030 in of Clermont, Beauvais, France. He died 4 in 1101 in of Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. Hugh married 5 Margaret de MONTDIDIER in 1080 in of Picardy, France.


Count of Mouchy and Creil.

Margaret de MONTDIDIER [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4 was born about 1035 in of Montdidier, Somme, France. Margaret married 5 Hugh I CLERMONT Count of Clermont in 1080 in of Picardy, France.

They had the following children.

  F i Adeliza de CLERMONT was born after 1080. She died after 1117.

Hildouin IV MONTDIDIER Count of Montdidier and Roucy 1, 2, 3 was born about 1010 in Montdidier, Somme, France. He died 4 about 1062. Hildouin married 5 Alice de ROUCY in 1031.

REF MRL. Count and Seigneur de Rameru.
REF AR7. Seigneur of Rameru.
REF RGD. In this database, Hildouin III is the father of Felice de Rouci, and Hildouin of Montdidier is the fater of Beatrice de Montdidier who married Geoffrey de Perche.

Alice de ROUCY [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born about 1014 in of Roucy, Aisne, France. She died in 1062. Alice married 4 Hildouin IV MONTDIDIER Count of Montdidier and Roucy in 1031.

They had the following children.

  F i Margaret de MONTDIDIER was born about 1035.

Ebles I ROUCY Count of Roucy,Archbishop of Rheims [Parents] 1, 2 was born about 988 in Roucy, Aise, France. He died 3 on 11 May 1033. Ebles married 4 Beatrix de HAINAULT.

Beatrix de HAINAULT [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born after 997 in of Hainaut, Hainaut, Belgium. She died after 1035. Beatrix married 4 Ebles I ROUCY Count of Roucy,Archbishop of Rheims.

They had the following children.

  F i Alice de ROUCY was born about 1014. She died in 1062.

Giselbert ROUCY Count of Roucy [Parents] 1 was born about 956 in of Reims, Marne, France. He died in 995 in Reims, Marne, France. Giselbert married UNKNOWN.

UNKNOWN. UNKNOWN married Giselbert ROUCY Count of Roucy.

They had the following children.

  M i Ebles I ROUCY Count of Roucy,Archbishop of Rheims was born about 988. He died on 11 May 1033.

Rainier IV HAINAULT Count of Hainault [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born in 957 in Hainault, Belgium. He died 3 in 1013. Rainier married 4 Edith de (Hedwig) FRANCE in 996.

Edith de (Hedwig) FRANCE [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4 was born 5 about 969 in Orléans, Centre, France. She died 6 in 1013. Edith married 7 Rainier IV HAINAULT Count of Hainault in 996.

They had the following children.

  F i Beatrix de HAINAULT was born after 997. She died after 1035.

Hugues "Capet" King of FRANCE [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 was born 7 about 940 in of, Paris, Isle De France. He died 8, 9, 10 on 24 Oct 996 in Les Juifs, Chartres, France. He was buried in Abbaye de Saint Denis, Isle de France, France. Hugues married 11 Adbelahide Princess of AQUITAINE in 965.

Adbelahide Princess of AQUITAINE [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 was born in 945. She died in 1004. Adbelahide married 7 Hugues "Capet" King of FRANCE in 965.

They had the following children.

  F i Edith de (Hedwig) FRANCE was born about 969. She died in 1013.
  F ii
Gisaele Princess of FRANCE 1 was born about 970 in of Bourgogne, Champagne, France.
  M iii Robert II "The Pious" King of FRANCE was born on 27 Mar 972. He died on 20 Jul 1031.
  F iv
Alice Princess of FRANCE 1 was born about 973 in France. She died in 1079.

William TYRWHITT Knight [Parents] 1 died 2 on 9 Apr 1522. William married Anne CONSTABLE.

WILLIAM TYRWHIT, Knt., of Ketileby, Lincolnshire, Sheriff of Lincolnshire. He married ANNE CONSTABLE, daughter of Robert Constable, Knt., of Flamborough, Yorkshire, by Agnes, daughter of Roger Wentworth, Esq. They had two sons and two daughters. He was knighted at Stoke in 1487, and was made a Banneret at Blackheath in 1497. SIR WILLIAM TYRWHIT died 9 April 1522, and was buried in lincoln Cathedral.

Anne CONSTABLE 1. Anne married William TYRWHITT Knight.

They had the following children.

  M i Robert TYRWHITT Knight was born in 1482. He died on 4 Jul 1548.

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