Name: Gilbert PECCHE , of Great Bealings, Sir 1 2
ALIA: Gilbert /Peche/, of Great Bealings, Sir
Birth: ABT 1145 in Clopton, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England
Death: BEF 9 JUL 1212 in Great Bealings, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England 2
GILBERT PECCHE, brother and heir [of elder brother Geoffrey, dsp. bef. 29 Sep 1188]. Before his brother's death he went on pilgrimage to the Holy Land. As a knight of the Abbot of Bury he took part in 1196 in the dispute between Abbot Sampson and his tenants about their services (j). He received the freedom of Ipswich under their recent charter, November 1200. In 1201 he was assessed 58 marks for not having crossed the seas with the King. He fined 100 marks in 1203-04 to have seisin of Bourn, and again to send two knights in his place to John's campaign in Ireland in 1210.
He married Alice, daughter of Walter FITZROBERT, lord of Dunmow, Essex, and sister of Robert F1TZWALTER. He died shortly before, 9 July 1212. His widow was living in 1213. [Complete Peerage X:333-4, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)]
(j) He fined in 1199 for having his manor of Cheveley, and received from John a charter confirming it, as his ancestors had held it, of the gift of Roger FitzRichard, and as the deeds they have thereof testified.
Father: Hamon PECCHE , of Clopton, Sir b: ABT 1110 in Clopton, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England
Mother: Alice PEVEREL , Heiress of Bourne b: ABT 1115 in Bourn, Caxton, Cambridgeshire, England
Alice FITZWALTER b: ABT 1159 in Little Dunmow, Essex, England
- Hamon PECCHE , of Cheveley, Sir b: AFT 1 JAN 1191/92 in Cheveley, Newmarket, Cambridgeshire, England
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