BIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT VERE 3RD EARL OXFORD 1165-1221

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: VERE

EVENTS

After 1165 Robert Vere 3rd Earl Oxford was born to Aubrey Vere 1st Earl Oxford and Agnes Essex

Around 1208 Hugh Vere 4th Earl Oxford was born to Robert Vere 3rd Earl Oxford (42) and Isabel Bolebec

In 1214 Robert Vere 3rd Earl Oxford (48) succeeded 3rd Earl Oxford (2C 1141)

On 15 Jun 1215 John "Lackland" I King England (48) met with his Baron's at Runnymede where he agreed to the terms of the Magna Carta which attempted to reduce the King's authority through political reform. Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk (71) , his son Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk (33) , Henry Bohun 1st Earl Hereford (39) , Richard Clare 3rd Earl Hertford (62) , his son Gilbert Clare 5th Earl Gloucester, 4th Earl Hertford (35) , William "The Younger" Marshal 2nd Earl Pembroke (25) , William Mowbray 6th Baron Thirsk, 4th Baron Mowbray (42) , Saer Quincy 1st Earl Winchester (45) , Robert Ros (43) , Richard Percy 5th Baron Percy Topcliffe (45) , Robert Vere 3rd Earl Oxford (50) , Eustace Vesci (46) , John Fitzrobert Baron Warkworth (25) , John Lacy 8th Baron Bowland, 8th Baron Halton, 7th Baron Lacy (23) , William Dalbini, Geoffrey Mandeville 2nd Earl Essex (24) , Robert Fitzwalter, William Forz 3rd Earl Albermarle aka Aumale, William Hardell Lord Mayor, William Huntingfield, William Llanvallei, William Malet 1st Baron Curry Mallet, Roger Montbegon, Richard Montfichet, Geoffrey Saye (60) signed as surety the Magna Carta. Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln (45) witnessed.

On 25 Oct 1221 Robert Vere 3rd Earl Oxford (56) died at Hatfield Regis Priory

Robert Vere 3rd Earl Oxford and Isabel Bolebec were married

ANCESTRY

Father: Aubrey Vere 1st Earl Oxford

GrandFather: Aubrey II Vere

1G GrandFather: Aubrey I Vere

1G GrandMother: Beatrice Unknown

Mother: Agnes Essex