Name: Robert De Lathom
Death: BEF SEP 1286
Occupation: Custos of the Castle and County of Lancaster
Change Date: 7 DEC 2009
Sir Robert de Latham, son of Richard, died prior to September, 1286.
Married Amicia, daughter of Robert de Alfreton, lord of Alfreton, Norton, and Marnham, [and] grandson of Robert fitz Ralph, founder of Beauchief Abbey.
Sir Robert de Latham was High Sheriff of Lancaster, 1236, 1248, 1249, and again in 1263. Custos of the Castle and County of Lancaster during pleasure 1250, and of the honour of Lathom 1254.
He was summoned for military service against Llewelyn in 1277, and fought against the Welsh in 1282.
He had issue by his wife Amicia de Alfreton, 4 sons: Sir Robert, and Richard, Henry and Thomas:
Sir Robert de Latham.
Richard Latham of Parbold, son of Sir Robert and Amicia, d. 1344. m. ?Dionysia de Mascy, d. of Sir Hamon de Mascy of Dunham. He was one of the followers of the Earl of Lancaster in his rebellion, but was pardoned in 1313. (94, Vol. XVI, p. 202).
Henry Latham de Torbock, son of Sir Robert and Amicia. m. ?Elena, granddaughter of Henry de Turton.
Thomas Latham, son of Sir Robert and Amicia. The name of his wife is unknown. He was grantee of Mosborough and lands in Raynsforth from his brother Sir Robert, in 1292. From this gentleman are descended the Lathams of Mosborough.
Father: Richard De Lathom b: 1172 in Dalton, Lancs
Mother: Alice Nelson b: BEF 22 MAY 1146
Amicia de Alfreton b: BEF 22 MAR 1200
- Robert De Lathom
- Henry de Lathom
- Cecilia de Latham