BIOGRAPHY OF ROGER CLIFFORD 2ND BARON CLIFFORD 1300-1322

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: CLIFFORD

Descent English Royalty: 4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Descent French Royalty: 8G Grandson Henry I King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 9G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 21 Jan 1300 Roger Clifford 2nd Baron Clifford was born to Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford (25) and Maud Clare (24)

On 24 Jun 1314 Roger Clifford 2nd Baron Clifford (14) succeeded 2nd Baron Clifford

On 16 Mar 1322 the rebel army led by Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (44) attempted to cross the bridge at Boroughbridge. Their path was blocked by forces loyal to the King led by Andrew Harclay 1st Earl Carlisle (52) . Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex (46) was killed. Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere (46) , Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (34) , John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort (57) and John Maltravers 1st Baron Maltravers (32) fought for the rebels. Roger Clifford 2nd Baron Clifford (22) , Nicholas Longford (34) , Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (44) , John Mowbray 2nd Baron Mowbray (35) were captured. Warin Lisle (51) hanged after the battle. [Battle of Boroughbridge].

On 23 Mar 1322 Roger Clifford 2nd Baron Clifford (22) and John Mowbray 2nd Baron Mowbray (35) were hanged at York [Despencer War Executions].

ANCESTRY

Father: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

GrandFather: Roger Clifford

1G GrandFather: Roger Clifford

2G GrandFather: Roger Clifford

3G GrandFather: Walter Clifford 2nd Baron Clifford

4G GrandFather: Walter Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

4G GrandMother: Margaret Isobel Tosny

3G GrandMother: Agnes Cundy

2G GrandMother: Sybil Ewyas

3G GrandFather: Robert Ewyas

1G GrandMother: Hawise Botreaux

2G GrandFather: John Botreaux

2G GrandMother: Hawise Newmarche

3G GrandFather: James Newmarche

GrandMother: Isabella Vipont

1G GrandFather: Robert Vipont Lord Westmoreland

1G GrandMother: Isabel Fitzjohn

2G GrandFather: John Fitzpeter

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey Fitzpeter 1st Earl Essex

3G GrandMother: Aveline Clare

4G GrandFather: Roger Clare 2nd Earl Hertford

4G GrandMother: Maud St Hilary

2G GrandMother: Isabel Bigod

3G GrandFather: Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk

4G GrandFather: Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk

4G GrandMother: Ida Tosny

3G GrandMother: Maud Marshal

4G GrandFather: William Marshal

4G GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Countess Pembroke

Mother: Maud Clare (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandFather: Thomas Clare (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard Clare 6th Earl Gloucester, 5th Earl Hertford (3G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Gilbert Clare 5th Earl Gloucester, 4th Earl Hertford (2G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Clare 3rd Earl Hertford

4G GrandFather: Roger Clare 2nd Earl Hertford

4G GrandMother: Maud St Hilary

3G GrandMother: Amice Fitzrobert (1G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: William Fitzrobert 2nd Earl Gloucester (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Hawise Beaumont-Roger

2G GrandMother: Isabel Marshal

3G GrandFather: William Marshal

4G GrandFather: John Fitzgilbert

4G GrandMother: Sybil Salisbury

3G GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Countess Pembroke

4G GrandFather: Richard "Strongbow" Clare 2nd Earl Pembroke, 1st Earl Buckingham

4G GrandMother: Aoife Ní Diarmait Macmurrough

1G GrandMother: Maud Lacy (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Lacy 8th Baron Bowland, 8th Baron Halton, 7th Baron Lacy

3G GrandFather: Roger Lacy 6th Baron Lacy, 7th Baron Halton, 7th Baron Bowland

4G GrandFather: John Fitzrichard 6th Baron Halton

4G GrandMother: Alice Essex

3G GrandMother: Maud Clere

2G GrandMother: Margaret Quincy 2nd Countess Lincoln (3G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Quincy

4G GrandFather: Saer Quincy 1st Earl Winchester

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger

3G GrandMother: Hawise Gernon (2G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester (1G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort

GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald 4th Lord Offaly

2G GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald 2nd Lord Offaly

3G GrandFather: Gerald Fitzgerald 1st Lord Offaly

4G GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald

3G GrandMother: Eve Bermingham

2G GrandMother: Juliana Grenville

1G GrandMother: Emmeline Longespée (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Stephen Longespée (Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury (Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Ida Tosny

3G GrandMother: Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock

4G GrandFather: William Salisbury 2nd Earl Salisbury

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Vitre

2G GrandMother: Emmeline Riddlesford

3G GrandFather: Walter Riddlesford

4G GrandFather: Walter Riddlesford