de Morley, Robert 1a

Birth Name de Morley, Robert
Gender male
Age at Death 59 years


ROBERT DE MORLEY, son and heir. As son and heir of Sir Matthew de Morley, he made a grant of land in Roydon circa 1250. In August 1254 he obtained a grant of free warren in his demesne lands at Roydon anl Morley; as the charter is dated at Bordeaux, he was probably serving in Gascony at the time. He served the office of coroner. It was probably the same Robert who was a surety in 1276, and commissioner of gaol delivery in 1279, 1287 and 1288. He died and was buried in Prussia, his heart being brought back to Roydon. [Complete Peerage IX:210, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1229 Roydon, Norfolk, England    
Death 1288 Prussia, on Crusade    

Age: 59y


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father de Morley, Sir Matthew11991250-09-00
         de Morley, Robert 1229 1288


Family of de Morley, Robert

Name Birth Date Death Date
De Morley, Sir William12651302-12-31


  1. de Morley, Sir Matthew
    1. de Morley, Robert
        1. De Morley, Sir William

Source References

  1. Michael Neuman: @ RootsWeb Caldwell and related families
      • Source text:

        # ID: I046113
        # Name: Sir Robert De Mortimer
        # Sex: M
        # Name: Sir Robert De Mortimer
        # Birth: ABT 1105 in Attleborough, Wayland, Norfolk, England



        Father: William De Mortimer b: ABT 1082 in Wigmore, Herefordshire, England

        Marriage 1 Spouse Unknown


        1. Has Children Bartholomew de Mortimer b: ABT 1140 in Attleborough, Wayland, Norfolk, England
        2. Has Children Sir William de Mortimer b: ABT 1134 in Attleborough, Wayland, Norfolk, England
        3. Has Children Robert de Mortimer b: ABT 1143 in Attleborough, Wayland, Norfolk, England

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