Name: Ketel FitzEldred
Suffix: 3rd Baron of Kendal
Death: ABT 1150
Change Date: 1 SEP 2006
Also known as Ketal, Kitel, Chetil, Chellet or Kellet. Third Baron Kendal. He was born in about ____ in Kendal, Cumbria. He married Christiana. He owned several manors in Lancashire and Yorkshire soon after the Conquest.
Ketel, son Eldred, held Workington, Kelton, . . . of Ranulf of Meschines, Earl of Chester; Mirland, Preston, Patrick, and lands in Newby, Kirkley, Kendal and elsewhere in Westmorland, of the fief of Ivo de Taillebois. He granted of the Church of Morland to the Abbey of St. Mary's in York. He held Copeland [Coupland] and Westmorland of Ivo [his grandfather?!], which descended to his grandson, Gospatric, the son of Orme. In grants he made to St. Bees Priory, his wife, Christiana, and a son, William, give their assent.
Ketel died after 1120. He had three sons,
(3) William fitz Ketel (c1085)
(3) Gilbert de Lancaster (c1080)
(3) Orme fitz Ketel (c1080)
Father: Eldred of Kendal b: ABT 1050
- Orm of Kendal b: ABT 1090
- Gilbert Taillebois de Lancaster b: 1070
- Text: Steve Hissem
Lancaster of Rydal