Sir Richard de Brus (died 1287), Lord of Writtle was an English knight from Essex, commanding a Knight banneret for Edward I. He was a younger son of Robert de Brus, 5th Lord of Annandale and Isabella de Clare . Richard was a part of King Edward I of England ’s household and may have been with Edward during his crusade.
Richard de Bures. Richard de Burés fue Gran maestre de la Orden del Temple desde 1245 a 1247. 1 Tras la desaparición de su predecesor Armand de Périgord, parece ser que fue elegido de manera temporal a la espera de una elección oficial.
The Life Summary of Richard When Richard de Brus was born about 1250, in Annandale District, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Robert de Brus Bruce 5th Lord of Annandale, was 40 and his mother, Lady Isabella de Clare, of Gloucester and Hertford, was 24. He died on 5 January 1287, at the age of 37. Photos and Memories (2)
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Richard de Brus was the younger son of Robert de Bruce (born in 1210) and his first wife Isobel, the daughter of Gilbert de Clare.His parents' marriage occurred about 1240 when Isobel was only about 13 years old, and Richard was born about 1250. Richard had a grant of Writtle on yearly payment of a gold ring, value2s., and a knight's fee or service...
A Sir Richard de Brewys, and a Sir Richard de Bruys, probably the same person, was a witness to documents dated 24 January 1278 and 29 May 1278, and although both spellings could be used for Brus, Richard de Brus is not referred to as a knight in any other documents, nor is there any other indication he was knighted, so it seems likely this is someone else.
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M.E. Cumming Bruce's work Family Records of the Bruces and Cumyns, is unreliable and attaches Richard de Brus to incorrect parents, and claims that he had a wife, Alianore, who survived him, and married, secondly, Richard de Walays, and died 5th Ed. III, and a son Robert. As the inquisitions post mortem, cited above make clear, he was unmarried with no issue and his lands reverted to his father. Cumming Bruce, makes the following claims, "Richard and his son were both signed with the X in 54t...↑ 1.0 1.1 Balfour Paul, James. The Scots Peerage. vol. 2, p. 432, Edinburgh : D. Douglas, 1904. Digital image, Internet Archive https://archive.org/details/scotspeeragefoun02paul/page/432.↑ Calendar of the Fine Rolls preserved in the Public Record Office: Vol. 1 Edward I. A.D. 1272-1307. pp. 233-234. Digital image, Internet Archive, https://archive.org/details/calendaroffinero01lond...
22/12/2021 · Richard de Bruce/de Brus: Birthdate: 1350: Death: 1409 (58-60) Immediate Family: Husband of Marguerite de Nevele Father of Jeanne De Bruce. Occupation: Échanson, Chambellan, de Flandre: Managed by: Manon Lichtenberg: Last Updated: December 22, 2021
- Échanson, Chambellan, de Flandre
- 1409 (58-60)
02/02/2019 · Richard de Brus. Birthdate: estimated between 1231 and 1279. Death: Immediate Family: Son of Robert de Brus, 5th Lord of Annandale and Lady Isabel de Clare, of Gloucester. Brother of Robert de Bruce, 6th Lord of Annandale; Isabella de Bruce; William de Brus; Bernard de Brus and John de Brus. Managed by:
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