Name: Ralph de Botrell
Birth: BEF 1152 in Staffordshire
Death: ABT 1175 in Abington Abbey, Linton, Cambridgeshire
Change Date: 9 NOV 2005
The English ancestor of the Whitmores is traced to De Boteral of Staffordshire, Eng., in 1100. His grandson, Ralph, married Avisia de Whitmore, and his grandson John became Sir John de Whitmore.
The De Botrells (of Boscastle in the 12th & 13th centuries) were believed to be the progenitors of the Whitmore family when a William de Botrell married, circa 1170, a Saxon heiress Avisa de Whitmore of Whitmore, Staffordshire.
Father: Ralph or Radulph de Botrell
Avisia de Whitmore
- John de Whitmore