147, 236, show that the date was between 2 July and 13 Nov. 1324). The current electronic edition is not free, but is availablethrough individual or library subscription. On 4 Nov. 1369 he succeeded, on his father's death, to the earldom of Suffolk. He took part in a famous tournament at Dunstable in the spring of 1342 and at great jousts in London (Froissart, iv. Suffolk distinguished himself greatly, running from line to line, checking the imprudent ardour of the young soldiers, and posting the archers in the best positions (G. le Baker, p. 148; Walsingham, i. The Dictionary of National Biography (DNB) is a standard work of reference on … Page:Dictionary of National Biography volume 58.djvu/94. Dictionary of National Biography. 57, 70). ii. Rendered rash by their easy success, they pursued the enemy through one of the gates into the town. On 15 Nov. of the same year he was appointed joint ambassador to Count Louis of Flanders and the Flemish estates, to treat of an alliance (Fœdera, ii. Pat. 1334–8, pp. 86 (Star, London, 1818 and 1821; Darter, Memoirs of an Octogenarian; Reading School Poems, ed. Jump to navigation Jump to search. He was often engaged in local public work. Valpy. 146). He was buried at Campsey Priory, ‘behind the tomb of my honourable father and mother.’ His will, dated 12 June 1381, was proved at Lambeth on 24 Feb. 1382. a year from the issues of his shire (Rot. 48; Chron. [PDF] Dictionary of National Biography Volume 2 Dictionary of National Biography Volume 2 Book Review An extremely amazing publication with lucid and perfect answers. Page:Dictionary of National Biography volume 58.djvu/24. The negotiations were conducted at Calais. G. de Nangis, ii. ii. 322). He was instructed by Edward I to introduce English laws into Ireland (Fœdera, i. On 19 May 1318 he received livery of his father's Suffolk lands, which are enumerated in ‘Calendarium Inquisitionum post mortem,’ i. After the death of the Prince of Wales and the break up of the parliament it was still thought worth while to detach Suffolk from his associates, and on 16 July he received the important appointment of admiral of the north (Fœdera, iii. On 4 Oct. Suffolk had letters of attorney until Easter, and many of his followers received letters of protection (Cal. 48, and Barnes, Hist. In the days that followed he was occupied in the same work at other Suffolk towns, and on 9 July was holding inquests at Horning in Norfolk (Powell, p. 131). Suffolk was twice married. Online access to almost 60,000 biographies from the new Oxford DNB and the original 33-volume DNB; Explore work from more than 11,000 contributors from 35 different countries, all experts in their field; Updated every month to … On 29 July he was again holding trials at Bury (ib. Graphic Violence ; Graphic Sexual Content ; texts. Campsey was a house of Austin canonesses, of which the Uffords were patrons, and where Suffolk's wife had been buried in 1368, and his brother, Sir Ralph de Ufford, the justice of Ireland, in 1346 (Monasticon, vi. Rolls, 1334–8, p. 418). Parl. Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! share. Angliæ, 1328–88, p. 10; Cont. On 25 June he was released from all his debts to the crown (Cal. Publication date 1898 Topics-Publisher SMITH ELDER AND CO Collection universallibrary Contributor SCL,HYDERABAD Language English. de Melsa, ii. pp. Dictionary of National Biography, 1921–1922, Oxford University Press, London, England. DICTIONARY OF NATIONAL BIOGRAPHY by SIDNEY LEE. 282). Suffolk was one of those who advised Edward to select the field of Crecy as his battle-ground (Froissart, v. 27). Philip VI, it was said, wished to kill them, and they were spared only through the entreaties of King John of Bohemia (ib. 67–8; Murimuth, pp. Selected pages. He either accompanied Edward III to Antwerp (Froissart, ii. It has generally been said that Suffolk had two wives, but there is no evidence of the existence of his alleged first wife, Eleanor. The work was conceived in 1925, to follow the model of similar works such as the German Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie (1912, 56 volumes) or the English Dictionary of National Biography, from 2004 the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (60 volumes). Pat. In the troubles that followed Suffolk was not spared. The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford DNB) has tens of thousands of biographies about men and women who’ve shaped British history, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century. pp. 925). History. 127–8). The entire work is to be completed by the year 2023 in a further volume with among 700 articles. 196), he had similar commissions. Each entry is written by a specialist drawing on an array of primary and secondary sources. (4) Margaret, married to William, lord Ferrers of Groby; and (5) Maud, a canoness at Campsey. UFFORD, WILLIAM de, second Earl of Suffolk of his house (1339?–1382), was the second but eldest surviving son of Robert de Ufford, earl of Suffolk (1298–1369) [q. v.], … 366; Chron. Ufford. He was one of the members of Edward's ‘Round Table’ at Windsor, which assembled in February 1344 (Murimuth, p. 232), and fought in a tournament at Hertford in September 1344 (ib. Volume XIV maintains this standard of original and thorough scholarship. The king commissioned him, with Bishop Despenser and others, to suppress the eastern revolts. In the great victory he fought in the second ‘battle,’ stationed on the left wing. He was knighted and received some subordinate employments, being occupied, for example, in 1326 in levying ships for the royal use in Suffolk (ib. See what distinguished Australians are saying about the ADB. Each week we present either a biography from Volume XVI, which contains the stories of those who died or whose last-known activity took place in the period 1931–40, or a biography of an important individual whose story is part of a later volume. The truce of 25 Sept. 1340 provided for the release of all prisoners, but it was only after a heavy ransom, to which Edward III contributed 500l., had been paid that Suffolk obtained his freedom. Rolls, 1338–40, pp. iii. Rolls, 1381–5, p. 84). ; Learn about our editors and read the Letter from the General Editor Professor Sir David Cannadine. 1001), and were credited to the two cardinals sent by the pope to effect a reconciliation (ib. Oxford University Press, 1909 - Great Britain. He also built the castle of Roscommon ‘at countless cost’ (Cal. 704352 Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, Volume 58 — Ufford, Robert de 1899. . The possession of the castles of Framlingham, Eye, and Orford with extensive estates in Central Suffolk, gave him an exceptionally strong position in that county. 224, 231). ii. Suffolk also shared in the Black Prince's northern foray of 1356, and in the battle of Poitiers which resulted from it, where he commanded, jointly with Salisbury, the third ‘battle’ or the rearward (G. le Baker, p. 143). 167, calls him ‘Comes Auxoniæ;’ Froissart, iii. iii. On the retreat northwards, a day after the passage of the Seine, Suffolk and Sir Hugh le Despenser defeated a considerable French force (Avesbury, p. 368). Kervyn de Lettenhove, viii. In 1363 it was transferred to its new home, where its picturesque ruins still remain, though they are mostly of more recent date than the buildings which Suffolk set up. Usk-Wallich -- v. 57. 69–70; cf. Angliæ, p. 305). 73–4; cf. I and Edw. ii. 64), while a patent of 16 June 1378 refers to his share in ‘the late engagement at sea’ (Cal. This page has been proofread, but needs to be validated. In all he held nineteen inquests, and at Bury alone 104 rebels were accused. This page has been proofread, but needs to be validated. p. 522; Cal. The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography. Rolls, 1334–1338, pp. 14, 265). vi. The five daughters were: (1) Joan, betrothed in 1336 to John, son and heir of John de St. Philibert, an East-Anglian landowner. The first edition was published in 20 volumes from 1928 to 1936, appearing at a rate of two or three volumes per year. The eldest son, Robert, was distinguished at the siege of Lochmaben in 1341, and took considerable part in the French wars, and, though commonly distinguished as ‘Robert de Ufford le fitz,’ is not seldom confused with his father. Rolls, 1381–5, p. 74). The Dictionary of National Biography began in 1882 as an ambitious project spearheaded by George Smith to produce a biographical dictionary of prominent figures from Britain and Ireland from the earliest of times up to 1900. From Wikisource. In it you will find concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of the lives of significant and representative persons in Australian history. Next morning, 27 Aug., he took part in Northampton's reconnaissance that resulted in a sharp fight with the unbroken remnant of the French army (Northburgh in Avesbury, p. 369, speaks of the Earl of Norfolk, but there was no such earl at the time, and Suffolk is probably meant). Close Rolls, 1323–7, pp. On 18 June 1378 he received letters of attorney (Fœdera, iv. He several times became security for the king's loans (ib. He was one of the four earls added to the committee of barons and bishops which held conference with the commons before the houses joined in granting a subsidy (Chronicon Angliæ, 1328–88, pp. ii. New Biographies. Between 1276 and 1281 he acted as justice of Ireland. A younger son of a Suffolk landowner, John de Peyton, Robert assumed his surname from his lordship of Ufford in Suffolk, and attended Edward I on his crusade. Slovenski biografski leksikon (Dictionary of Slovene National Biography, set of 16 volumes); at first Zadružna gospodarska banka, later on Slovenska akademija znanosti in umetnosti, 1925–1991. Patent Rolls, 1281–92, p. 1). His appointment was renewed when a different commission for this purpose was made out on 10 May 1373 (ib. 197–204). Margaret had promised a fine of 20l. From December 2013 a new edition on Portal Slovenska biografija free searchable. 1327–30, p. 497). 1084; G. le Baker, p. 61). He had the reputation of a vigorous and energetic but not very popular ruler (Gilbert, pp. His son Robert, who was born on 11 June 1279, further increased the family possessions and importance by his marriage to the heiress Cicely de Valognes. de Lanercost, p. 288). In the Good parliament, which met in April 1376, Suffolk, though so constantly associated with John of Gaunt abroad, attached himself strongly to the constitutional party headed by Bishop Courtenay and the Earl of March, and inspired by Edward, prince of Wales. The second but eldest surviving son, Robert, was born about 10 Aug. 1298, and succeeded to his father's estates. He was summoned to parliament as a baron between 1308 and 1311, and died in 1316. 111; for his activity see ib. Pat. However, on 18 July Suffolk and his colleagues had already been ordered to suspend their processes (Fœdera, iv. Addeddate 2006-11-23 01:39:44 Barcode 0319680 Call number 19312 Digitalpublicationdate 29-05-2003 Identifier dictionaryofnati019312mbp Identifier-ark ark:/13960/t5h990c7n Pagelayout … Rolls, 1330–4 p. 176, 1334–8 p. 176). A year later, in July 1375, he was made knight of the Garter. 418, 479, 496; Cal. Sixteen rebels at least were executed in Suffolk, and still more in Norfolk. His elder brother Robert's death made him heir to estates and earldom, and his father's advanced age brought him prominently forward, even before he succeeded to the title. In July 1343 he was joint ambassador to Clement VI at Avignon, receiving further powers to treat with France on 29 Aug. and 29 Nov. On 8 May 1344 he was appointed captain and admiral of the northern fleet (Fœdera, iii. On the march back to Bordeaux he led the vanguard. 13; Nicholas, Royal Navy, ii. The coheirs were Suffolk's three nephews—sons of his three sisters, who married—and his surviving sister, Maud de Ufford, a canoness of Campsey. ii. Further powers were given them to treat with the Emperor Louis and Edward's other allies (ib. During his absence in parliament the Scots retook his charge, Bothwell Castle (Chron. Dictionary of National Biography, Volume 40 George Smith iii. About a year later Suffolk married Isabella, widow of John le Strange of Blackmere, and fifth daughter of Thomas Beauchamp, earl of Warwick (d. 1369), and sister therefore of his political associate, Thomas de Beauchamp, earl of Warwick [q. v.]. Die Bände 1 bis 26 wurden von Leslie Stephen herausgegeben (ab Band 22 gemeinsam mit Sidney Lee); ab Band 27 war Lee alleiniger Herausgeber. These copies are noted in the list below with an "(M)" notation.) Documents, Ireland, 1302–7, p. 137). The rebels at once turned towards Norwich, whereupon the affrighted citizens sent four of their number to Suffolk, asking for his advice and guidance. Uhtred. 584). Though not a ‘founder’ of the order of the Garter, he was one of the earliest members that afterwards joined it (Beltz, Order of the Garter, cl., 98). Northumberland now became the favourite of the London mob, and Suffolk won back his old popularity. On 10 March 1349 (ib. iii. He died in 1298. In 1377 and in 1378 he was again fighting the French. 1885-1901 Includes bibliographical references and indexes ... Taylour-Tonneys -- v. 55. But their retreat was cut off, and they were made prisoners and despatched to Paris, which they reached on Palm Sunday. After Edward's return Suffolk stayed behind in the Low Countries with Salisbury. 13. to marry at will, but five years afterwards she and Ufford obtained, on 21 Oct. 1329, a release from its payment (ib. By her Suffolk had four sons: Thomas, Robert, William, and Edmund. Pat. 280–5, 321). Jump to navigation Jump to search. The English chroniclers wax eloquent on the indignities to which they were exposed on the road (G. Le Baker, p. 67). 1057). Their mother, Joan, died in 1375, without surviving issue, and was buried at Campsey. p. 159). Angl. Valpy, 1804). He married Elizabeth, widow of William de Latimer, without royal license, but on 20 Aug. 1337 was pardoned for the offence (Cal. His premature death was a real loss to England. It is summarised in Nicolas's ‘Testamenta Vetusta’ (pp. The eldest, Thomas Ufford, had license on 28 Oct. 1371 to marry Eleanor, daughter of Richard Fitzalan (afterwards Earl of Arundel) [see Fitzalan, Richard III]. Other editions - View all. 1323–7, p. 644), and serving in November 1327 on a commission of the peace in the eastern counties under the statute of Winchester (Cal. 925). 300). From Wikisource. Pat. Sir Leslie Stephen, Sir Sidney Lee. He busied himself at once in collecting vessels for a new expedition, and on 3 July accompanied Edward on a short expedition to Flanders. EMBED. Wilks-Wolman -- v. 60. 704353 Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, Volume 58 — Ufford, William de 1899. . On 3 Oct. 1337 Suffolk was sent, with Henry Burghersh, bishop of Lincoln, the Earl of Northampton, and John Darcy, to treat for peace or truce with the French (Fœdera, ii. Ughtred. On 28 July he was appointed to array and command the levies of Norfolk and Suffolk summoned to fight ‘against the king's rebels.’ Nevertheless in October he associated himself with William de Montacute (afterwards first Earl of Salisbury) [q. v.] in the attack on Mortimer at Nottingham. Suffolk and three others were commissioned on 22 July to array the king's lieges against the rebels (Cal. But the revolt was already checked, and the trials of the rebels began at once. 1170, and Cal. His first wife was Joan, daughter and coheiress of Edward, lord Montacute, and of his wife Alice, the daughter of Thomas of Brotherton, earl of Norfolk [q. v.]. After that he was employed only in embassies, the last of those on which he served being that commissioned on 8 Feb. 1362 to treat of the proposed marriage of Edmund of Langley to the daughter of the Count of Flanders (Fœdera, iii. UFFORD, ROBERT de, first Earl of Suffolk of his house (1298–1369), was the second but eldest surviving son and heir of. 1327–30, p. 497). Pat. Between October and December he was engaged in the prince's raid through Languedoc to Narbonne, where he commanded the rear-guard, William de Montacute, second earl of Salisbury [q. v.], son of his old companion in arms, serving with him. 430, 432, 434) that he took part in Sir Walter Manny's attack on Cadsand on 10 Nov. [see Manny]. On 1 Nov. 1335 Ufford was appointed a member of an embassy empowered to treat with the Scots (Fœdera, ii. On 29 Aug. 1350 he fought in the famous naval victory over the Spaniards off Winchelsea (Froissart, v. 258, 266). This page has been proofread, but needs to be validated. Ufford. But he was a boy under six, of whose lands Suffolk had the custody (Cal. The marriage was not carried out, and John at last wedded another lady (Dugdale, ii. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. 1555). 372, 378, 391, 403). p. 388). 999), and on 7 Oct. they were also commissioned to treat with David Bruce, then staying in France (ib. Enjoy a sample of our content below, freely available on our open shelves. The Dictionary of National Biography (or DNB)is a biographical reference for deceased persons notable in Britishhistory.The current editionofthis work has been published online by Oxford University Press since2004. The Dictionary of Labour Biography has an outstanding reputation as a reference work for the study of nineteenth and twentieth century British history. Title Page. Parl. His will, dated 29 June 1368, is given in Nicolas's ‘Testamenta Vetusta’ (i. The revolted villeins of Norfolk and the substantial citizens of Norwich alike looked up to him as their natural leader, and even his vigour in suppressing the revolt in Suffolk does not seem to have destroyed his popularity. Page ii. Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, https://en.wikisource.org/w/index.php?title=Dictionary_of_National_Biography,_1885-1900/Ufford,_William_de&oldid=10754028, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. 168–70, say that Robert Ufford, Suffolk's eldest son, and not Suffolk himself, was taken prisoner, but this is disproved by Fœdera, ii. The earldom of Suffolk thus became extinct, and the somewhat hypothetical barony of Ufford fell into abeyance, according to the doctrine of later times. 976). Dictionary of National Biography: First edition. Poitiers was his last great exploit, and even there he was a little effaced by Salisbury. Rolls, 1327–30, p. 214). This page was last edited on 28 December 2020, at 19:48. 66, 69). UFFORD, ROBERT de, first Earl of Suffolk of his house (1298–1369), was the second but eldest surviving son and heir of Robert de Ufford (1279–1316), and of his wife, Cicely de Valognes. de Lanercost, p. 288). He served in 1370 against the French along with the Earl of Warwick (Fœdera, iii. vi. post mortem, i. He died, however, before 1374, when still a mere boy, and his three brothers, all then living, also died within a year of that time. When Geoffrey (wrongly called John) Litster [see Litster, John] rose in revolt at North Walsham, and marched on 17 June towards Norwich, Suffolk was staying at one of his Norfolk manors, probably Costessey, which is very near the line of march and about four miles from Norwich. pp. At the coronation of Richard II on 16 July 1377 Suffolk acted as bearer of the sceptre and cross. 108–10). Henceforth he was one of the most trusted warriors, counsellors, and diplomatists in Edward III's service. In September 1355 Suffolk sailed with the Black Prince, Edward, prince of Wales (1330–1376) [q. v.], to Aquitaine. On 18 March he received ‘for the better support of his dignity’ letters patent conferring on him and his heirs male lands and rents worth a thousand marks a year (Cal. The first edition was published in 63 volumes from 1885 through 1900 in London by Smith, Elder, and Co. (In the US, Macmillan also published many of the volumes in conjunction with Smith, Elder. Some earlier editions of this work are freely available online, andremain of historic interest. p. 196). Pat. On 12 June 1371 he was put at the head of the surveyors of a subsidy for the counties of Norfolk and Suffolk, and on 25 Oct. 1371 he was appointed chief warden of the ports and coasts of the same shires (ib. Rolls, 1330–4, p. 74). This convent was a house of Premonstratensian canons, founded in 1182 by Ranulf de Glanville [q. v.], and now become decayed. 527, 532, 535, 537). 73, 106). In the summer of 1373 Suffolk accompanied John of Gaunt on his long and fruitless foray that started from Calais and finally reached Bordeaux, whence he returned next year in April to England along with the Duke of Lancaster (ib. Cal. The policy of forgetting the factions of the last reign insured him frequent employment during the next few years, and the patent rolls of the young king contain abundant evidence of his constant activity in local commissions and similar business in Norfolk and Suffolk. On 14 Jan. 1337 he was made admiral of the king's northern fleet jointly with Sir John Ros (Fœdera, ii. He was fifty-eight years old, and his hair was grey (Chandos Herald, p. 57). 175). Volume 27, reaching as far as "Wettiner", was published in February 2020. Appointed justice in February 1344, Ralph held office until his death on Palm Sunday, 9 April 1346. 443) or soon followed him, for on 10 Nov. he attested a charter at Antwerp (Cal. He died before his father, so that titles and estates passed to the younger son, William de Ufford, second earl of Suffolk [q. v.]. Suffolk died on 4 Nov. 1369. Rolls, 1338–40, p. 397). 636). On 11 July 1346 Suffolk sailed with the king from Portsmouth on the famous invasion of France which resulted in the battle of Crecy. About Dictionary of National Biography, Volumes 1-22 The Dictionary of National Biography began in 1882 as an ambitious project spearheaded by George Murray Smith to produce a biographical dictionary of prominent British and Irish figures from the earliest of times up to 1900. Kervyn de Lettenhove, ii. Robert de Ufford (1279–1316), and of his wife, Cicely de Valognes. Next year, on 1 July, Suffolk was associated with Archbishop Stratford and others on an embassy to France, and left England along with the two cardinals sent to treat for peace (Fœdera, ii. UFFORD, WILLIAM de, second Earl of Suffolk of his house (1339?–1382), was the second but eldest surviving son of Robert de Ufford, earl of Suffolk (1298–1369) [q. v.], and of his wife, Margaret Norwich. His grandfather, Robert de Ufford (d. 1298), was the founder of the greatness of the family. Vanbrugh. He took personal part in the capture of Mortimer in Nottingham Castle, and was so far implicated in the deaths of Sir Hugh de Turplington and Richard de Monmouth that occurred during the scuffle that on 12 Feb. 1331 he received a special pardon for the homicide (Cal. In all probability these latter were of an entirely different family, which derived its name from Offord Darcy, Huntingdonshire. Ufford and Margaret had two sons and three daughters. Rolls, 1377–81, p. 4). Rolls, 1338–40, p. 193), and on 16 Dec. the same embassy was again empowered at the instance of the two cardinals (ib. In his declining years Suffolk devoted himself to the removal of the abbey of Leiston, near Saxmundham, to a new site somewhat more inland. He also succeeded Maltravers as keeper of the forests south of Trent and as justice in eyre of the forests in Wiltshire, receiving on 3 Feb. 1331 a similar appointment for Hampshire (ib. 96). For 60,000 life stories, www.oxforddnb.com Edited by Professor Sir David Cannadine. In the same year he was made a knight-banneret. 347). 998). (3) Catharine, married to Robert, lord Scales. Das Dictionary of National Biography erschien von 1885 bis 1900 und umfasste 63 Bände. The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography was a multi-decade series of volumes of biographies of Americans in every state, published by James T. White and Company. Over 60,000 biographies, 72 million words, 11,000 portraits of significant, influential or notorious figures who shaped British history – perform advanced search; Life of the day now available by email or RSS feed. Dictionary of National Biography, Volume 40 George Smith . Rolls, 1334–8, p. 461). By her he had no issue. 44; Chron. He disguised himself as the squire of Sir Roger de Boys, a friend who was afterwards his executor, and, avoiding the highways, he rode as hard as he could to St. Albans, whence he joined the king in London (Walsingham, ii. The large estates conferred on the male line of the Uffords to uphold the dignity of the earldom escheated to the crown, and were mostly re-granted in 1385 to Michael de la Pole [q. v.] on his creation in that year as Earl of Suffolk. 956; Ufford ceased to hold this office after 11 Aug.) On 16 March he was created Earl of Suffolk (cf. Suffolk is praised by Walsingham for the amiability which he showed to all throughout his whole life (Hist. Suffolk served through the Breton expedition of July 1342, and was conspicuous at the siege of Rennes (Froissart, iv. In the parliament that met on 3 Nov. he was again strenuous on the popular side, and towards the end of its sittings he was chosen to express the opinions of the commons to the lords. p. 127). The Australian Dictionary of Biography is Australia's pre-eminent dictionary of national biography. His father rebels were accused, is given in Nicolas 's ‘ Testamenta Vetusta ’ ( i the eldest died... On Palm Sunday, 9 April 1346 alone 104 rebels were accused now became the favourite of the rebels continued. 5 ) Maud, a town which upheld Philip of Valois further commission put! General Editor Professor Sir David Cannadine executed in Suffolk, and even there he at... 1344, Ralph held office until his death on Palm Sunday Ufford.... At once from table and succeeded to his father 's estates he added in those. ) Cicely, married to William, lord Willoughby de Eresby effect a (..., dated 29 June 1368, is given in Nicolas 's ‘ Testamenta Vetusta (... Sept. 1348 ( Fœdera, iii the Spaniards off Winchelsea ( Froissart vi. Lands Suffolk had letters of attorney until Easter, and they were married before 1361... ; Ufford ceased to hold this office after 11 Aug. ) on 16 July 1377 Suffolk acted as of... Return Suffolk stayed behind in the spring of 1342 and at Bury, removed... 1337 he was again fighting the French 173 ), and the trials of king. Eldest surviving son, Sir Edmund de Ufford, was published in 20 volumes from 1928 to,... Acted as bearer of the most trusted warriors, counsellors, and at great in! Is written by a force of five hundred lances his occupation on this embassy seems to confute Froissart 's (! Biography, 1885-1900, https: //en.wikisource.org/w/index.php? title=Dictionary_of_National_Biography, _1885-1900/Ufford, _William_de & oldid=10754028, Creative Commons License. Without issue before his father he rose at once reference work for the study of nineteenth and twentieth century history... Libourne ( Chandos Herald, p. 61 ) Frederick Jackson Turner the late engagement at sea ’ (.... The marriage was not spared the town ) Want more 11 volumes contain fascinating short summaries and detailed that! His contemporaries made himself so universally beloved by different parties Learn about our editors and read the Letter from earliest... 13 Feb. 1382 he died suddenly at Westminster Hall ( Walsingham, ii writter. Fifty-Eight years old, and they were made prisoners and despatched to Paris, they. To the Council in 1920 by historian Frederick Jackson Turner to introduce English laws into Ireland ( Fœdera,.! Sudden approach of the family Gilbert, pp and three daughters and 1311, and still more in Norfolk Suffolk... _William_De & oldid=10754028, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License of Evesham, p. 44 ) 1818 and ;... Breton expedition of July 1342, and was buried at Campsey of or! Rebels at least were executed in Suffolk, and diplomatists in Edward iii to Antwerp (.! Charter at Antwerp ( Cal Frederick Jackson Turner premature death was a boy under six, whose. And detailed assessments that document over 10,000 lives, ranging from the General Editor Professor Sir David.... Meetings and riots ( Cal sample of our content below, freely on. Not spared, on 18 June 1378 refers to his Share in the. Even there he was succeeded by Sir John Ros ( Fœdera, iv treat... Preview remove-circle Share or Embed this Item House of Lords during his father 's estates (! Writter in easy phrases instead of confusing okayne ], Complete Peerage, vii Edmund de Ufford ( 1279–1316,! Of Shakespeare 's ‘ Testamenta Vetusta ’ ( Cal February 2020 family, which they reached on Palm.! After three days at Bury ( ib one of the second ‘ battle ’ ( Hemingburgh, ii 1378... To parliament dictionary of national biography volume 58 27 June once from table and succeeded in effecting escape! Robert de Ufford ( d. 1298 ), and Edmund Rennes ( Froissart,.! Rose at once this office after 11 Aug. ) on 16 July Suffolk. Fascinating descriptions of the commissioners appointed to treat with the Scots ( Fœdera, i Margaret had two and. Of array in Norfolk and Suffolk five hundred lances of Sir Walter de Norwich [ v.! Nineteenth and twentieth century British history into Ireland ( Fœdera, i of! Followers being stationed round Libourne ( Chandos Herald, p. 67 ) ] and widow of de... Easter, and of his wife, Cicely de Valognes - Write a.! Justice dictionary of national biography volume 58 Ireland Feb. 1382 he died suddenly at Westminster Hall ( Walsingham, ii 167, him! His premature death was a real loss to England 956 ; Ufford ceased to this! Praised by Walsingham for the amiability which he showed to all throughout whole! From all his debts to the peasants ' revolt of 1381 secondary sources from... Was twelve and Ufford twenty-two Philip of Valois reaching as far as `` ''... Also a man of some note andremain of historic interest on 28 December,! _William_De & oldid=10754028, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License dictionary of national biography volume 58 of five hundred lances [ okayne ], Complete,! Bordeaux he led the vanguard? title=Dictionary_of_National_Biography, _1885-1900/Ufford, _William_de & oldid=10754028, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License this., 1885-1900, https: //en.wikisource.org/w/index.php? title=Dictionary_of_National_Biography, _1885-1900/Ufford, _Robert_de oldid=10754029... Their retreat was cut off, and many of his wife, de... Embassy seems to confute Froissart 's statement ( Froissart, vi Star, London, 1818 and 1821 Darter... And ( 5 ) Maud, a town which upheld Philip of Valois 1001 ), where he and trials. Alone 104 rebels were accused this Item soon followed him, for no one among his contemporaries made himself universally. Among his contemporaries made himself so universally beloved by different parties office until his death on Palm Sunday 9... Surviving issue, and again on 15 May 1350 ( ib, iii ( le. His occupation on this embassy seems to confute Froissart 's statement ( Froissart, vi 1380 those of the began! After three days at Bury, Suffolk removed to Mildenhall, where it was afterwards over! Justice of Ireland the study of nineteenth and twentieth century British history was as... Was performed at Covent Garden in 1803 the earliest times to 2010 field of Crecy as battle-ground... ) or soon followed him, for on 10 Nov. he attested a charter at (! Served against the rebels ( Cal ( 4 ) Margaret, married to William lord! July he was fifty-eight years old, and was buried at Campsey andremain of historic.! Commission to put down unlawful meetings and riots ( Cal late engagement at sea ’ ( Hemingburgh ii... He added in 1380 those of the greatness of the family life stories, www.oxforddnb.com edited by Professor David... Famous invasion of France which resulted in the great victory he fought in the below... Issue before his father commissioned him, for no one among his contemporaries made himself so universally beloved different... Of our content below, freely available on our open shelves death on Palm Sunday, 9 1346! Hundred lances John Howard ( Fœdera, iv those who advised Edward to select the field of Crecy times security! Enemy through one of the lives of significant and representative persons in Australian.... Dec. he received a further commission to put down unlawful meetings and riots (.! Deputy until March 1347, when he was again fighting the French along with the king from on... Widow of Thomas de Cailey ( Cal work of reference on … page: of. Contributor SCL, HYDERABAD Language English the king 's northern fleet jointly with Sir John (! 29 Aug. 1350 he fought in the battle of Crecy Bury, attended by a specialist drawing on array., _William_de & oldid=10754028, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License needs to be validated stayed behind the... Charter at Antwerp ( Cal still, however, Suffolk removed to Mildenhall, where he and the of! There he was quartered at Saint-Emilion, his followers received letters of protection ( Cal earlier editions of this are! P. 67 ) in 1380 those of the rebels Biography is Australia 's pre-eminent dictionary National! His colleagues had already been ordered to suspend their processes ( Fœdera, iii Biography ( DNB ) a... ‘ battle ’ ( pp 22 volume alphabetical series containing thousands of biographies Collection universallibrary Contributor,. Reference on … page: dictionary of National Biography created Earl of Warwick ( Fœdera ii! At Antwerp ( Froissart, iii Ireland ( Fœdera, ii and on 7 Oct. they were made and. Henceforth he was quartered at Saint-Emilion, his followers received letters of attorney ( Fœdera, ii pre-eminent... Were married before July dictionary of national biography volume 58, when Joan was twelve and Ufford.! Effaced by Salisbury commanded the right wing of the lives of significant and representative persons in history! By their easy success, they pursued the enemy through one of the Garter, in July,... ) '' notation. the founder of the king from Portsmouth on road... Introduce English laws into Ireland ( Fœdera, iii Hemingburgh, ii to..., Memoirs of an embassy empowered to treat with the Emperor Louis and Edward 's other allies ib! Saint-Emilion, his followers received letters of attorney until Easter, and many of his followers stationed!, with Bishop Despenser and others, to the two earls remained in at! Aug. 1298, and many of his shire ( Rot him at head! The Norwiches from his mother, including Mettingham Castle, near Bungay married to William, dictionary of national biography volume 58 of six... Suddenly at Westminster Hall ( Walsingham, ii appointment was renewed when a different commission for this purpose was a. Expedition into Champagne in 1359 ( Froissart, iv those of the most trusted warriors, counsellors and!