Name: Robert De GERNON
Given Name: Robert De
Note: Robert held the Manor Frierning in Essex, which name denotes friars' ormonks' pasture, and wa s so called because it belonged to the Brethren ofthe Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem. It b elonged in Saxon times toSelva and Topius Bords, and at the General Survey to Robert de Gerno n orGreno, of the same family. Robert de Gernon also held at the time of theConquest forty-fo ur townships in Essex, and thirteen in Hertford. He hadtwo sons: William, who founded the Mon tfitchet family in England, andRobert, who retained the surname of Gernon and transmitted i t to his posterity.
Change Date: 13 Apr 2005 at 01:00:00|
Emma de DINAN
- WILLIAM DE MONTFITCHET b: 1062 in STANDSTEAD, ESSEX, ENGLAND