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William FitzDuncan
(Between 1091/1094-Abt 1153/1154)
Alice de Rumilly
Reynold de Lucy
(-Abt 1199/1200)
Amabel MacWilliam
(-Bef 1201)
Richard de Lucy


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1. Ada de Morville

Richard de Lucy

  • Marriage (1): Ada de Morville before 1205 1
  • Died: 1213 1
  • BuriedMale: St. Bees Priory, St. Bees, Cumbria, CA27, GB 1

  General Notes:

RICHARD de Lucy (-early 1213, bur St Bees priory). "Ric de Luci fil Reginaldi de Luci" paid a fine for "terra sua de Copland et in Cautebige" relating to a claim against "B. com Albemarl et uxore sua et versus Rob de Curtenay et Alic uxorem suam", dated 1200. "Ricardus de Lucy" donated land "in villa de Louswater", and confirmed the donation of "prato et capellam eiusdem ville" donated by "Rann[ulfi] de Lyndesey et Hetrede sponse sue", to St Bees, for the salvation of "Ade uxoris mee", by undated charter. The Testa de Nevill includes a writ of King John dated 1212 which records "Ricardus de Lucy" holding "Coupland" in Cumberland, adding that King Henry I had first granted it to "Willelmo Messchin antecessori predicti Ricardi".

m (before [1205/06]) as her first husband, ADA de Morville, daughter of HUGH de Morville & his wife Helwise de Stuteville (-after 20 Feb 1227). The Pipe Roll 1205/06 records that "Richard de Luci accounts for 900 marks and five palfreys for having Alda his wife's reasonable share...of Hugh de Moreville her father's land". The Testa de Nevill includes a writ of King John dated 1212 which records that "Ricardus de Lucy et Ricardus Gernon" held land in Cumberland which was held by "Hugonis de Morvill cum duabus filiis predicti Hugonis". "Ada q fuit uxor Ricardi de Lucy de Egremunt" paid a fine for "hereditate sua [et] dote sua…q fuerunt predicti Ricardi quondam viri sui" in Cumberland, dated 1213. She married secondly (before 13 Aug 1218) as his second wife, Thomas de Multon of Multon, near Spalding, Lincolnshire. Henry III King of England noted that "Thomas de Muleton" married "Adam de Morevill, que fuit uxor Ricardi de Luci" without royal licence, and ordered the seizure of "omnibus terris ipsius Ade in Cumberlande et Westmerilande et de omnibus terris ipsius Thome in Coplande, cum castro suo de Egremunde", dated 13 Aug 1218. The Pipe Roll 1223 records "Thomas de Muleton" owing "de pluribis debitis Ricardi de Alda que fuit uxor eiusdem Ricardi" in Essex. A royal licence granted the right to construct fisheries to "Thomas de Muleton and Ada his wife" dated 20 Feb 1227.

Richard & his wife had two children: Amabel and Alice. 1

Richard married Ada de Morville, daughter of Hugh de Morville and Helwise de Stuteville, before 1205.1 (Ada de Morville died after 20 Feb 1227.)


1 Charles Cawley, <i>Medieval Lands</i>.

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