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  • ID: I6098
  • Name: Robert De Vere
  • Suffix: 5th Earl of Oxford
  • Sex: M
  • Death: 22 SEP 1296
  • MEM: Bures, Suffolk: tomb with effigy, moved from Earls Colne Priory
  • Note:

    Robert de Vere, 5th Earl of Oxford; hereditary Master Chamberlain of England; knighted 1264 (by Simon de Montfort, Earl of Leicester on the eve of the Battle of Lewes); as a supporter of de Montfort's was taken unawares at Kenilworth 1 Aug 1265 and temporarily deprived of the Earldom till the provisions of the Dictum of Kenilworth (which among other things restored it to him) came into force 1266; the Chamberlainship, of which he had also been deprived, was not restored him though he appears to have been permitted to perform its duties at Edward I's coronation 1274; married Alice, daughter and heiress of Gilbert de Sanford, and died by 7 Sep 1296. [Burke's Peerage]
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  • Change Date: 6 JAN 2009

    Father: Hugh De Vere b: ABT 1210
    Mother: Hawise De Quincy

    Marriage 1 Alice De Sanford b: in Great Hormead, Royston, Hertfordshire
    • Married:
    1. Has Children Robert De Vere b: 24 JUN 1257 in Hedingham Castle, Essex
    2. Has Children Joan De Vere
    3. Has Children Alphonso De Vere b: 1262 in Great Horman, Herts