Camville, Geoffrey I

Birth Name Camville, Geoffrey I
Gender male
Age at Death 68 years, 8 months, 20 days


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Geoffrey de Canville or Camville, son and heir of William de Canville (d), of Clifton Campville, co. Stafford, Llanstephan, co. Carmarthen, Fedamore, co. Limerick, and Caher, co. Tipperary (who d. in 1260, before Michaelmas), by Lucy, his wife
(living 14 Aug 1284). He was of age, but not yet a knight, before 20 June 1272. He was in the Army of West Wales in 1282, and was summoned for Military Service from 12 Dec 1276 to 21 June 1308, to attend the King wherever he might be, 8 June
1294, to attend the King at Salisbury, 26 Jan 1296/7, and to Parliament from 24 June 1295 to 3 Nov 1306, by writs directed Galfrido de Caunvilla, Caumvilla, Canvilla, or Camvilla, whereby he is held to have become Lord Canville or Camville.

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He m. 1stly, Maud, widow of Nicholas Martin (son and heir apparent of Nicholas fitz Martin, of Cemais or Kemes, co Pembroke, and Blagdon, Somerset), daughter of Guy de Brian, of Laugharne, co. Carmarthen, by Eve (to whom she was heir), daughter
and heir of Henry de Tracy, of Barnstaple, Devon. The King took his homage and they had livery of the lands of her grandfather, the said Henry de Tracy, 24 Sep 1274. She, who was b. 25 Dec 1242 (c), d. before Michaelmas 1279. He m. 2ndly, Joan.
He d. shortly before 21 Sep 1308. His widow had livery of her inheritance in Ireland, 26 Oct 1308. [Complete Peerage III:3-4]

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(d) This William was 2nd son of Geoffrey de Canville, of Clifton (dead 1210), by his 2nd wife Leuca (d. 1236), granddaughter of William de Braiose. By his 1st wife, Felice (daughter of Philip de Worcester), from whom he was divorced on account
of consanguinity, Geoffrey had also a son, Richard. The half-brothers had a long dispute about the manor of Clifton, which William claimed from Richard, and it was finally adjudged to him. Geoffrey was son and heir of William de Canville, by
Auberee (living 1233), daughter and heir of Geoffrey Marmion, of Clifton, and of Arrow, co. Warwick. Auberee and her husband are stated by Dugdale and others to be the parents - instead of the great-grandparents - of the Geoffrey in the text.

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# Note: (c) But she was probably b. before this date, as her 1st son, William Martin is described as 25 and more in Mar 1281/2.
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# Note: Title: Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, 7th Edition, by Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Shippard Jr., 1999
# Note: Page: 63a-31
# Note: Text: Geoffrey de Canville or Camville ,1308
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# Note: Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
# Note: Page: III:3-4Text: date implied by death of 1st wife , VIII:535


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1240 Clifton Campville, Staffordshire, England   1
Death 1308-09-21 Llanstephan, Carmathenshire, Wales   1

Age: 68y


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father de Camville, William12101260-09-29
Mother , Lucy1215
    Brother     de Camville, William 1233
    Brother     de Camville, Thomas 1235
         Camville, Geoffrey I 1240 1308-09-21


Family of Camville, Geoffrey I and de Briene, Maud

Unknown Partner de Briene, Maud ( * 1242-12-25 + 1279-09-29 )
Name Birth Date Death Date
de Camville, William12681338-07-27