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Ansketil de Bulmer
(-Abt 1130)
Lady de Hemez of Brancepeth
Robert Fossard Baron of Mulgrave
(Abt 1080-1135)
Sir Bertram de Bulmer Knight, Sheriff of Yorkshire
(Abt 1110-1166)
Emma Fossard
Emma de Bulmer
(-Abt 1208)


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Geoffrey de Neville Lord of Ashby

Emma de Bulmer

  • Born: Brancepeth Castle, Brancepeth, Durham, England
  • Marriage: Geoffrey de Neville Lord of Ashby before 1176 in England 722
  • Died: Abt 1208, Brancepeth, Durham, England 141

bullet  General Notes:

~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 247:25, mother of Isabel de Neville, wife of Geoffrey de Neville, widow of Geoffrey de Valoignes, and daughter and heir of Bentram de Bulmer. 160

~Baronia Anglica Concentrata, Vol. I, p. 347, Robert Fitz Maldred married Isabel, sister and heir of Henry Neville, and only daughter and heir of Geoffrey Neville and his wife Emma, the daughter and heir of Bertrm de Bulmer, lord of Branspeth, in Durham. 814

bullet  Noted events in her life were:

• Background Information. 721
Emma was the daughter of Betram de Bulmer, and possibly Emma, daughter of Robert Fossard. This was Emma's second marriage, before being the wife of Geoffrey de Valoignes, who died in 1169. Emma was also the heir of her brother William and the granddaughter Ansketil de Bulmer, who was steward of Robert Fossard. Ansketil de Bulmer may have been married to the heiress of Piers de Humez of Brancepeth.

~Boyer's The Medieval English Ancestors of Robert Abell, p. 185-186

• Background Information. 141
Geoffrey de Neville
married, before Michalmas 1176, Emma, daughter of Bertram of Bulmer and his wife Emma, daughter of Robert Fossard. Geoffrey was dead by Michaelmas 1193, and Emma, by 1208.

~ Cokayne's Complete Peerage, 2nd Edition, Vol. IX, (Neville), p. 493

Emma married Geoffrey de Neville Lord of Ashby, son of Gilbert de Neville and Unknown, before 1176 in England.722 (Geoffrey de Neville Lord of Ashby was born in Ashby, Lincoln, England and died about 1193 in England 721.)

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