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  • ID: I56396
  • Name: Walter de LACY
  • Given Name: Walter de
  • Surname: Lacy
  • Suffix: 6th Lord Palatine of Meath
  • Title: 6th Lord Palatine of Meath
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: BET. 1160 - 1172 in Ewyas Harold,Hereford,Eng 1
  • Death: 24 FEB 1239/1240 in Meath,IRELAND 2
  • Ancestral File #: HRN5-87
  • Note:
    OCCUPATION: Lord of Meath, Ireland, and of Weobley, co. Hereford.Walter de Lacy obtained , 9 King John [1208], a confirmation of hisdominion of Meath, to be held by him and his heir s for the service offifty knights' fees; as also of all his fees in Fingall, in the valley of Dublin, to be held by the service of seven knights' fees. In threeyears afterwards, King J ohn passing into Ireland with his army, Laci wasforced to deliver himself up and all his pos sessions in that kingdom andto abjure the realm. He was subsequently banished from England , but inthe 16th of the same reign [1215], he seems to have made his peace, forhe was the n allowed to repossess Ludlow, with his castle; and the nextyear he recovered all his land s in Ireland, except the castle and landsof Drogheda, by paying a fine of 4,000 marks to th e crown. After this wefind him sheriff of Herefordshire in the 18th of John [1217], and 2n d ofHenry III [1218], and in the 14th of the latter king [1230], joined withGeffrey de Mari sco, then justice of Ireland, and Richard de Burgh, insubduing the King of Connaught, who ha d taken up arms to expel theEnglish from his territories. So much for the secular acts of th ispowerful feudal baron. In Ireland he founded the abbey of Beaubec, whichwas first a cel l to the great abbey of Bec, in Normandy, and afterwardsto Furneise, in Lancashire. Walter L aci m. Margaret, dau. of William deBraose, of Brecknock, and in the year 1241, being then in firm and blind,departed this life, "Vir, inter omnes nobiles Hiberniae, eminentissimus,"lea ving his great inheritance to be divided amongst females, viz.., thedaus. of Gilbert de Lacy , his son (who d. in his life time), and Isabel,his wife, sister of John Bigod, which daught ers were Maud, wife of Peterde Geneva, and Margery, m. to John de Verdon. [Sir Bernard Burke ,Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages, Burke's Peerage, Ltd.,London, 1883, p . 310, Lacy, Earls of Lincoln]

  • Change Date: 27 DEC 2010 at 00:00:00

    Father: Hugh de LACY b: 1115 in Ewyas Lacy,Hereford,Eng
    Mother: Rohese de MONMOUTH b: 1142 in Monmouthshire,Wales

    Marriage 1 Margaret "Margery" de BRAOSE b: ABT 1177 in Of Atergavenny,Gwent,Wales
    • Married: 19 NOV 1200 in Atergavenny,Gwent,Wales 3
    1. Has Children Gilbert de LACY b: ABT 1201 in Of Ewyas Lacy,Hereford & Trim & Weoberley,Eng
    2. Has Children Egidia (Edith\Gille\Giles) "Jill" de LACY b: ABT 1202 in Meath,IRELAND
    3. Has Children Petronilla (Pernel) de LACY DE MALMAINS b: ABT 1203 in Of Wiltshire & Hereford,Eng

    1. Repository:

        Title: Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700
        Author: Weiss, Frederick Lewis, additions by Walter Lee Shippard, Jr.
        Publication: 7th ed Genealogical Publishing, Baltimore 1992
        Abbrev: Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700
        Same ref source as earlier ed, "Ancestral Roots of 60 Colonists who Came to New England 1623-1650" ed 1-6

        good to very good
        Page: 177b-7
      • Repository:
          Name: Newberry Library

        Title: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, 5th Ed.
        Author: Weis, Frederick Lewis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr.
        Publication: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 5th Edition, Baltimore, MD. 1999
        Abbrev: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, 5th Ed.
        Full title - 'The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215: The Barons Named in the Magna Charta, 1215 and Some of Their Descendants Who Settled in America During the Early Colonial Years'
        Page: 4-3
        Text: 1241
      • Title: GEDCOM File : 2746994.ged
        Abbrev: GEDCOM File : 2746994.ged
        Page: 55
        Text: 3 JAN 2004

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