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Alan FitzFleald, Baron Oswaldestre, Salop, And Mile[1]

Male Abt 1085 - Abt 1114  (~ 29 years)

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  • Name Alan FitzFleald  [2
    Suffix Baron Oswaldestre, Salop, And Mile 
    Acceded Abt 1070  Oswestry, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born Abt 1085  Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Name Alan FitzFlaald 
    Died Abt 1114 
      Alan FITZFLAALD (B. Oswaldestre, Salop, and Mileham

      Acceded: ABT 1070, Oswestry, Shropshire, England FITZFLAALD (B. Oswaldestr
      e, Salop, and Mileham)

      having participated in the Conquest, obtained by the gift of King W illiam the Conqueror, the barony and castle of Oswaldestre, Salop, and Mil cham, Norfolk, some of which belonged to Meredith, Prince of Powys ap Bled dyn, King of Powys. He received the shreivalty of Shropshire from King Hen ry I. While his parentage is more or less obscure, there is evidence to sh ow that Flaald, his father, lived in Brittany and was a brother of Alai n, seneschal of Dol, descended from the old Armonican counts of Dol and Di nan. Alain Fitz Flaald was also the father or grandfather of William Fitza lan, steward to David I, King of Scotland, ancestor of the Stuarts, kin gs of that country. Alain Fitz Flaald was also the father of William Fitza lan, to whom Henry II gave in second marriage Isabel de Say, baroness of C lun, the greatest heiress of Shropshire. He was ancestor of John Fitzala n, who married Isabel, sister and co-heiress of Hugh d'Albigny. Upon a div ision of Hugh's property at his death in 1243, the castle of Arundel was a ssigned to John, son of the aforementioned John and Isabel, who thus beca me the first Earl of eventually passed to Mary, daughter and heiress of He nry Fitzalan, who carried it, together Arundel of the Fitzalan line. Th is property with the earldom and the barony of Maltravers, to her husba nd Thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk, in which family it still remains. Ala in Fitz Flaald and his wife Adeline were benefactors to priory of Castle A cre, early in the reign of Henry I. The Complete Peerage vol.V,pp.391-392.
    Person ID I4036  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2015 

    Father Flathald (Flaald) of Dol FitzAlan, Baron of St. Floren,   b. 1046, Dol-Et-Bretagne, Isle DE Vilaine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1080 and 1106  (Age 34 years) 
    Mother Domina Norton,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F1163  Group Sheet

    Family Adeline Warine de Hesdin, Baroness Warine,   d. Yes, date unknown 
     1. William FitzAlan, Baron of Oswestry,   b. Between 1105 and 1110, Oswestry, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1166 and 1177  (Age ~ 61 years)
     2. Walter FitzAlan, 1st High Steward of Scotland,   d. 1177
     3. Simon (Jordon) FitzAlan, Dapifer of Dol,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Jordan FitzAlan,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F1168  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S36] Directory of Royal Genealogical Data, Brian Tompsett, Dept of Computer Science, University of Hull, England([email protected]), (This work is Copyright b 1994-2002 Brian C Tompsett).

    2. [S27]