Ancestors of a 21st century British family

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  • ID: I21624
  • Name: William De Montfitchet
  • Prefix: Sir
  • Sex: M
  • Death: BEF 1136
  • Residence: Stanstead Montfichet, Essex, England
  • Note:

    Robert Gernon (or Robert Greno as he is referred to in the Domesday Book) came over from France with William the Conqueror, and was rewarded with this Lordship and several others in the County.
    The male line of the Gernon family continued for only five generations.  The time of Robert Gernon's death is unknown.  William, his son and heir, dropped the name of Gernon and took the name of Montfitchet, which was used thereafter by his descendants.  William founded the Abbey of Stratford Langthorne in West Ham.  Of William's son, Gilbert de Montfitchet, little is known.
  • _UID: 70C28E414ED84A7789144D2B6154E456EC89
  • Change Date: 30 NOV 2010

    Father: Robert Gernon b: ABT 1070

    Marriage 1 Margaret de Clare
    • Married:
    1. Has Children Gilbert De Montfitchet
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