Biography of Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344

Before 20 Jan 1288 [his father] Warin Lisle 1263-1296 and [his mother] Alice Montfort Baroness Fitzwalter were married.

On 20 Jan 1288 Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 was born to [his father] Warin Lisle 1263-1296 (25) and [his mother] Alice Montfort Baroness Fitzwalter at Campton.

Before 07 Dec 1296 [his father] Warin Lisle 1263-1296 died at Biggleswade.

On 09 Jul 1301 Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 (13) and Margaret Beauchamp Baroness Lisle 1295-1339 (6) were married. She a 4 x Great Grand Daughter of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England.

In 1308 [his daughter] Elizabeth Lisle 1308-1362 was born to Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 (19) and [his wife] Margaret Beauchamp Baroness Lisle 1295-1339 (13) at Harewood West Yorkshire.

In 1311 Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 (22) was created 1st Baron Lisle of Rougemont 2C 1311. [his wife] Margaret Beauchamp Baroness Lisle 1295-1339 (16) by marriage Baron Lisle of Rougemont 2C 1311.

In 1318 [his son] John Lisle 2nd Baron Lisle 1318-1355 was born to Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 (29) and [his wife] Margaret Beauchamp Baroness Lisle 1295-1339 (23).

Battle of Boroughbridge

On 16 Mar 1322 the rebel army led by Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl of Leicester 2nd Earl Lancaster 5th Earl Salisbury 4th Earl Lincoln 1278-1322 (44) attempted to cross the bridge over the River Ure (between Ripon and York) at Boroughbridge. Their path was blocked by forces loyal to the King led by Andrew Harclay 1st Earl Carlisle 1270-1323 (52). Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 (46), Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (34), John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort 1265-1324 (57) and John Maltravers 1st Baron Maltravers 1290-1365 (32) fought for the rebels. Roger Clifford 2nd Baron Clifford 1300-1322 (22), Nicholas Longford 1285-1356 (37), Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl of Leicester 2nd Earl Lancaster 5th Earl Salisbury 4th Earl Lincoln 1278-1322 (44), John Mowbray 2nd Baron Mowbray 1286-1322 (35) were captured.
Warin Lisle 1271-1322 (51) was hanged after the battle at Pontefract.
Following the battle Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester 1291-1347 (31) and his wife Margaret Clare Countess Gloucester -1342 were both imprisoned. He in Nottingham Castle and she in Sempringham Priory Sempringham.
John Clinton 2nd Baron Clinton 1300-1335 (22), Ralph Greystoke 1st Baron Greystoke 1299-1323 (22), William Latimer 2nd Baron Latimer Corby 1276-1327 (46), Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 (34), Domhnall Mar II Earl Mar 1293- and Peter Saltmarsh 1280-1338 (42) fought for the King.
Adam Everingham 1st Baron Laxton 1279-1341 (43) was captured.
Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322 (46) was killed. His son John Bohun 5th Earl Hereford 4th Earl Essex 1307-1336 (15) succeeded 5th Earl Hereford 6C 1199, 4th Earl Essex 3C 1239.

After 16 Mar 1322 Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 went on pilgrimage at Santiago de Compostela.

In 1339 [his wife] Margaret Beauchamp Baroness Lisle 1295-1339 (44) died at Woodburn.

On 04 Jan 1344 Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 (55) died. He was buried at Greyfriars Church Farringdon Within. His son John Lisle 2nd Baron Lisle 1318-1355 (26) succeeded 2nd Baron Lisle of Rougemont 2C 1311.

Around 1400. Window in the Chicheley Chapel at St Andrew's Church Wimpole from the late 14th early 15th Century depicting alliances of the Ufford family (who are thought to have owned the manor of Wimpole before the Chicheleys) and the Plantagenets through the marriage of Ralph Ufford 1302-1346 and Maud Plantagenet Countess Ulster 1310-1377, daughter of Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl of Leicester 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345 .
From top to bottom, left to right:
Tiptoft Arms. The Tiptoft family owned the nearby manor of Harleston.
Bardolf Arms.
Avenell Arms. The Avenell family once held a manor in Wimpole.
Telemache Arms.
Ufford Arms. Believed to be the arms of William Ufford 2nd Earl Suffolk 1338-1382. Note the difference of an annulet argent (white) in the top left corner.
Bohun Arms. Possibly William Bohun 1st Earl of Northampton 1309-1361.
Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl of Leicester 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281 1345 Arms. Possibly Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl of Leicester 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345 although the label doesn't appear to have the fleur de lys of France.
Bassingbourne Arms.
Engaine Arms. John de Engaine lived in Huntingdonshire.
Lisle Arms. Possibly Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344. Robert settled at nearby Rampton.
Robert Ufford 1st Earl Suffolk 1298-1369 who married Margaret Norwich Countess Suffolk 1286-1368 whose father Walter Norwich 1274-1329 owned the manor of Cobbs in Wimpole.
England Edward III Arms
Ufford Arms with a label three points. Believed to be Robert Ufford who predeceased his father Robert Ufford 1st Earl Suffolk 1298-1369.
Bassingbourne Arms.
The figure in the middle is believed to represent William Ufford 2nd Earl Suffolk 1338-1382.
From an original description by James C Powell 1903.

[his daughter] Alice Lisle was born to Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 and Margaret Beauchamp Baroness Lisle 1295-1339.

[his son] Thomas Lisle was born to Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 and Margaret Beauchamp Baroness Lisle 1295-1339.

[his son] Robert Lisle was born to Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 and Margaret Beauchamp Baroness Lisle 1295-1339.