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Rea Genealogy - pafn183 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File

Ancestors of Gary Rea


Gilbert Bassett

Ancestor of the Bassetts of Little Bissington.

Theobald de Verdun (nee Le Botiller)

Of the noble family of Butler (Botiller) of Ireland, he took the name of de Verdun upon his marriage to Roesia de Verdun, who retained her maiden name after their marriage.

Roesia de Verdun

Retained her maiden name after marriage to John Le Botiller, who changed his name to de Verdun. Founded the abbey of Grace Dieu, for Cistertian monks at Beldon, Leicestershire.

Nicholas de Verdun

Held the manor of Clunmore, in Ireland.

Theobald de Verdun

Ancestor of the Verdons, Lords of Darlaston and Biddulph, Staffordshire.

Bertram de Verdun, Sheriff of Leicestershire

Sheriff of Leicestershire during the reign of King Henry II. He attended Richard I to the Holy Land, where he was at the Seige of Acon. He founded the abbey of Croxden in 1176 and was its principal benefactor.

Bertram de Verdun

Owned Farnham Royal, in Buckinghamshire.

William de Verdun

Ancestor to the Verduns of Norfolk, Suffolk, and Northampton.