Thursday, June 28, 2012

G27: 79959492. Beaumont-FitzRoy

79959492. Viscount Roscelin de Beaumont & 79959493. Constance fitz Roy

Roseclin [Roger] born in France, s/o Ralph, Vicomte of Beaumont-sur-Sarthe in Maine.

~1110, Constance born in England, 5th natural d/o 189110274. King Henry I.

1130, Roscelin granted the  manor of South Tawton, Devon [on his marriage with Constance.]

Roscelin, Lord of Beaumont-le-Viconte and Montrevault, Maine, France married Constance.

1135, Roscelin’s lands in France attacked by Geoffrey Plantagenet, married to Constance’s half-sister. (S) Ecclesiastical History of England and Normandy, V4, 1856, P146.

12/22/1135, Stephen crowned king of England.

Roscelin de Bellomont had a grant of Stratton and Marsham, Norfolk.

1175, Constance living.

Family notes:

·         1098, Ralph, vicomte Beaumont, sought a truce from William Rufus who had invaded Maine. (S) War and Chivalry, Strickland, 1996, P123. [Which was granted.]

Child of Roscelin and Constance:

i. Richard de Beaumont (39979746), born ~1135 in Maine, France.