~1255, Robert born in England, s/o 23641892. Robert de Stafford & Joan ?.
By 6/5/1262, Robert’s father died, his brother Nicholas succeeding.
11/16/1272, Edward I succeeded Henry III as King of England.
11/3/1275, Robert sheriff of Salop and Stafford. (S) CFRs, 1272-1307, P717, P55.
6/25/1276, Robert sheriff and escheator of Stafford. (S) CFRs, 1272-1307, P717, P71.
7/1/1282, Robert de Stafford acknowledges that he owes to Laurence de Sancto Mauro 44 marks; to be levied, in default of payment, of his lands and chattels in co. Derby. (S) CCRs.
9/1282, Edmund de Stafford sued Ralph le Ken, Robert de Stafford, and 12 others named, for breaking into his house at Tysho and taking goods and chattels to the value of £20. (S) Staffordshire Hist. Coll’s, V6, Pt1, 1885, Plea Rolls.
11/12/1282, Robert sheriff and escheator of Stafford and Salop. (S) CFRs, 1272-1307, P717, P172.
1/4/1283, Petition of Robert de Stafford for custody of the heir of Nicholas de Seymour. (S) UKNA.
10/13/1289, Geoffrey de Greseleye acknowledges that he owes to Robert de Stafford £21; to be levied, in default of payment, of his lands and chattels in co. Stafford. (S) CCRs.
2/22/1297 at Egyntone, Ralph son of Hugh de Gurney of Wylintone to Sir Robert de Stafford and Gundred his wife. Of land in Egyntoneholm and Ryeflat. (S) UKNA.
5/1298, IPM of Edmund the King’s brother. Derby: … Rodborn and Moginton. The manors with the advowson of a moiety of the church of Moginton, held by Robert de Stafford for 1 knight’s fee. (S) CIsPM.
1304, Geoffrey Salveyn sued Gundreda formerly wife of Robert de Stafford for causing waste and destruction in the houses, gardens … Statfold which she held for a term of years. (S) Coll’s Hist. of Staffordshire, V7, Pt2, 1886, P117.
1305, Gundreda formerly wife of Robert de Stafford appeard in court with a deed that she held in fee and not for term, that Geoffrey gave the Robert and herself. Geoffrey did not appear. (S) Coll’s Hist. of Staffordshire, V7, Pt2, 1886, P137.
Aft. 1305, Gundreda died.
(S) Hist. & Antiq’s of Suffolk, V1, Suckling, 1846, P112.
Child of Robert and Gundreda:
i. Isabela de Stafford (5910473), born ~1277 in England.
ii. Ida de Stafford, born ? in England.
Ida married James de Ilketshall.
[Temp. E.II] Sir James de Ilketshall and James his son and Ida his wife. James and Ida grant the manor of Kelling, Norfolk, to Sir James for life, and Sir James to give them £9 yearly.
By 1216, James the son succeeded his father.
1322, Ida living.