William "The Younger" DE BRAOSE, 4th Lord of Bramber
(Abt 1175-1211)
Matilda DE CLARE
(Est 1185-1249)
Llywelyn "Fawr" AB IORWERTH, Prince of Gwynedd
Unknown Mistress
John DE BRAOSE, Lord of Bramber & Gower
(Abt 1197-Bef 1232)
Sir Richard DE BRAOSE of Stinton, Knt.
(Bef 1232-Bef 1292)


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Alice LE RUS, Heiress of Stinton & Ludborough

  • Margaret DE BRAOSE+
  • Mary DE BRAOSE, Heiress of Rouse Hall
  • Sir Giles DE BRAOSE of Stinton & Ludborough
  • Richard DE BRAOSE of Stradbroke

Sir Richard DE BRAOSE of Stinton, Knt. 1

  • Born: Bef 1232, Bramber, Sussex, England
  • Married: Bef 9 Sep 1265
  • Died: Bef 18 Jun 1292, Stinton in Sall, Aylsham, Norfolk, England

  Orthographic variation: DE BRIOUSE.

  Research Notes:

SIR RICHARD DE BREUSE, a younger son of John de Breuse, Lord of Bramber and Gower, by Margaret, daughter of Llewelyn ap lorwerth, PRINCE OF NORTH WALES, born 1232. He was summoned cum equis et armis 12 December 1276 to 14 June 1287, and to attend the King at Shrewsbury, 28 June 1283, by writs directed Ricardo de Brehuse or Breuse.

He married, before 9 September 1265 Alice, widow of Richard LUNGESPEYE (who died s.p. shortly before 27 Dec. 1261, and daughter and heir of William Le Rus, of Stinton, Norfolk, Akenham and Whittingham, Suffolk, by Agatha. daughter and heir of Roger DE CLERE, of Bramley, Surrey, and Ludborough, co. Lincoln. She was born 25 December 1245 or 1247, or 1 January 1245/6. He died before 18 June 1292 (i). His widow died shortly before 28 January 1300/1. They were buried in Woodbridge Priory.

(i) At which time his widow was claiming her dower. On the morrow of St. John the Baptist 25 Edward I, Richard de Brewose obtained from (his mother) Alice, que fuit uxor Ricardi de Brewesa, the manor of Stradbroke, Suffolk. The younger Richard m. Alianore. He was summoned cum equis et armis 12 Mar 1300/1. Blomefield erroneously assigns to the elder Richard the Inq. p.m. on his nephew Richard, for which see p. 308, note "d". 2

  Marriage Information:

Richard married Alice LE RUS, Heiress of Stinton & Ludborough, daughter of Sir William LE RUS of Stinton and Agatha DE CLERE, Heiress of Ludborough, before 9 Sep 1265. (Alice LE RUS was born on 25 Dec 1245 in Stinton in Sall, Aylsham, Norfolk, England and died before 28 Jan 1300-1301 in Ludborough, Louth, Lincolnshire, England.)


1 Foundation for Medieval Genealogy: Richard de Briouse.

2 Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, G. E Cokayne, (Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000), p. II:304.

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