Name: Roger de Maresey 1
Change Date: 21 NOV 2005
At the close of the 12th century, we find a family deriving their name from this place [Mattersey or Maresey] who were lords of Gamston, a village situated a few miles south of Retford. In the year 1192, the head of this house, Roger de Maresey, founded this [Mattersey] priory, and endowed it with lands.
(Rev. Dr. Scott-Moncrieff, of Blyth, 1909)
- Ralph de Maresey
- Text: Newcastle (Clumber) Collection
at Nottingham University