The Phillips, Weber, Kirk, & Staggs families of the Pacific Northwest

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  • ID: I40362
  • Name: Wimar\Wymar the Steward of RICHMOND , of Fordham 1 2 3 4 5
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: ABT 1065
  • Death: BEF 1130 in Leyburn, Wensleydale, Yorkshire North Riding, England 4
  • Death: AFT 1125 in Bassingbourn's Manor, Fordham, Cambridgeshire, England 3
  • Note:
    According to Early Yorkshire Charters, p. 18, Wimar, Steward of the Honour of Richmond (held by Count Alan--either Alan "the Red" d. s.p. 1089 or Alan "the Black" d. s.p. 1093, both sons of Wimar's probable father-in-law Eudes), was a tenant of Alan the "Red" at the Domesday survey in Yorkshire:

    1 Aske (parish of Easby)
    2 Harmby (parish of Spennithorne)
    3 Leyburn (parish of Wensley), where he held two manors.

    Subsequently he acquired several other holdings, which mainly had been held by Gospatric (also a tenant of Count Alan) at the Domesday. These included:

    4 Ellerton-on-Swale (parish Catterick)
    5 Fearby (parish Masham)
    6 Hartforth (parish Gilling)
    7 Hornby
    8 Ingleby near Bainbridge
    9 Manfield
    10 Marrick
    11 Morton-on-Swale (parish Ainderby Steeple)
    12 Scotton (parish Catterick)
    13 East Tanfield (parish Kirklington)
    14 West Tanfield
    15 Thoresby (parish Ayagarth)
    16 Thornton Rust (parish Ayagarth)
    17 Thornton Steward
    18 Walburn (parish Downholme)
    19 Wensley.

    Wimar was also a tenant of Count Alan in Fordham and elsewhere in Cambridgeshire, and in Hickling and West Somerton in Norfolk.

    Marriage 1 Illegitimate daughter of EUDES b: ABT 1065 in Penthievre, Morbihan, Bretagne, France
      1. Has Children Roger de ASKE b: ABT 1110 in Aske, Easby, Yorkshire North Riding, England

      1. Title: VCH - Yorkshire North Riding:. URL:
        Page: I:264-8, seen notes for Matthew Thornton, d. <1261
      2. Title: VCH - Cambridge and the Isle of Ely,
        Page: X:395-402, see notes for Joan Bassinbourn, d. >1412
      3. Title: VCH - Cambridge and the Isle of Ely,
        Page: X:556-61, see notes for Wimar Thornton, d. <1243
      4. Title: Early Yorkshire Charters, by William Farrer & Charles Travis Clay, 1965, online at
        Page: V:The Honour of Richmond, Part 2
      5. Title: VCH - Yorkshire North Riding:. URL:
        Page: I:51-64, see notes for Conan Aske, d. 1191
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