~1120, Robert born in England, s/o §§Robert de Stuteville & Emeburga ?.
12/22/1135, Stephen crowned king of England.
~1125, Helewise born in England.
Aft. 1138, Robert’s father died.
[––Robert & Helewise––]
By 1142, Robert married to Helewise.
By 1142, Robert and Helewise founded cistercian St. Mary priory, Yorkshire. (S) Monastic Matrix, Ohio State Univ.
1147, William and Robert de Stuteville involved in a plea against the monks of Coxwold for land that Roger de Mowbray had granted. (S) Foundation History of the Abbeys of Byland and Jervaulx, Burton, 2006, P20.
12/19/1154, Henry II crowned king of England.
Bef. 1157, Robert witnessed a deed of William of Aumale. (S) Battle Conference, Lewis, 2005, P69.
8/1/1158 at Newcastle upon Tyne, Robert de Stuteville a witness to a charter of King Henry II to Hubert de Vallibus (756500656). (S) CH&I,HII; P33.
1170-71, Robert a justice itinerant in Cumberland and Northumberland. (S) CH&I,HII; P145.
1170-75, Robert high sheriff of Yorkshire.
1173-4, Robert de Stuteville held Appleby and Brough; eldest son William held Topcliffe, and son Nicholas held Liddel.
4/1174, Robert in custody of Knaresborough and Appleby castles when they were captured by David, earl of Huntingdon. (S) CH&I,HII; P178.
1174, Robert de Stuteville excused himself of accounting for the Shrievalty of Yorkshire. (S) CH&I,HII; P179.
7/13/1174, Robert a member of King Henry’s forces defeated and captured King William I of Scotland at the Battle of Alnwick, Northumberland. William, besieging the castle, was surprised at dawn by a small contingent of seasoned English knights and captured.
8/10/1175, at York, William de Stuteville and Robert de Stuteville witnessed a royal charter to St. Bartholomew’s nunnery at Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
10/1175 at Worcester, Robert de Stuteville a witness to a charter of King Henry II to the Abbot of Buildwas. (S) CH&I,HII; P196.
5/1176 at Westminster, Robert de Stutevill a witness to a charter of King Henry II to Ranulf de Glanvill. (S) CH&I,HII; P203.
12/25/1176 at Nottingham, Robert at Christmas court with King Henry, and his sons Goeffrey and John. (S) CH&I,HII; P209.
3/13/1177, Robert at a Great Council at London over matters of dispute with Spanish potentates. (S) CH&I,HII; P212.
3/16/1177, Robert witness the Spanish award.
6/30/1180 at Caen, Robert witnessed the award of the office of Constable to William de Humez, s/o Richard. (S) CH&I,HII; P233.
1183, Robert of Kirkby Moorside died.
(S) Court, Household, and Itinerary of King Henry II, 1878. (S) Early Yorkshire Charters, V9, Clay, 2017, PP8-9. (S) PhD Thesis, Sarah Speight; Family, faith and fortification: Yorkshire 1066-1250; Univ. of Nottingham, 1993.
· 1106, Robert de Stuteville fought for Robert Curthose [older brother of King Henry I] at the Battle of Tinchebrai in Normandy. Captured, his lands were forfeited.
· 1135-54, Robert de Stuteville struck silver pennies with his own name. (S) BBC, A History of the World.
· 1138, §§Robert de Stuteville fought against the Scottish invasion.
Children of Robert and Helewise:
i. William de Stuteville, born ~1155 in England.
William married Bertha de Glanville [niece of Ranulf de Glanville.]
5/1177, William granted the castle of Knaresburgh for 3 knights’ fees for services of the king in the civil wars.
1178, William, knight of the king’s household, granted custody of Roxburgh.
1191, King Richard for £2000 granted William continued possession of the castle of Knaresburgh.
4/22/1199, William obtained a ratification of their father’s charter from King John.
4/1200, King John issued a charter to William de Stutville [who gave 3000 marks] promising justice for his ancestral claim to William de Mowbray’s barony, given to his father Robert de Stuteville: a fee of 10 knights.
1201, King John visited William, sheriff of Yorkshire, and and his brother Nicholas at their seat of Baynard castle.
1203, William died; his son Robert, a minor, his heir.
Child: By 1205, Robert died; his uncle Nicholas succeeding.
ii. Helwise de Stuteville (94564647), born ~1158 in England.
iii. Nicholas de Stuteville (39979236), born ~1160 in Kimberley, Norfolk, England.