Name: Richard de Roche
Residence: Cotleigh, Colyton, Devon
Change Date: 17 AUG 2007
Born 1242 in Roch Castle, Roch, Pembrokeshire, Wales; died in Cotleigh, Devon.
There was a family of de la Rupe or de la Roche in Devon. Richard de Rupe, or de Roche, held Cotleigh 27 Henry III (1243), and to him his son Robert, temp. Edward I. Sir Ralph Arundell married Eva, eldest daughter and coheir of Richard de Rupe (Pole). Sir Thomas Archdeacon married Alice, daughter and coheir of Sir Thomas de la Roche, their son John married Cecily, daughter and heir of Jordan de Haccombe. Through this marriage the Carews quarter the arms of this descent of Roche, which are given as Gules, three roaches in pale naiant argent.
Father: John de la Roche b: ABT 1220 in Pembrokeshire
Mother: Maud le Waleys b: in Manor, Eglwys Cwmmin
- Robert de Roche