Robert FitzRichard de Clare, Lord of Little Dunmow, Baron of Baynard
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Robert Fitz Richard (1064–1136) was an Anglo-Norman feudal baron of Little Dunmow, Essex and constable of Baynard's Castle in the City of London. His feudal barony, the caput of which was at Little Dunmow in Essex, was granted to him by the king after it had been forfeited in 1110 by William Baynard, whose grandfather Ralph Baynard was the first holder and the builder of Baynard's Castle in the City of London.
He was steward under King Henry I (1100–1135) and under King Stephen(1135–1154).
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Robert Fitz Richard, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
- ↑ Robert fitz Richard, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
- ROBERT FitzRichard de Clare, son of RICHARD de Brionne Lord of Clare and Tonbridge [Normandy] & his wife Rohese Giffard (-, bur Priory of St Neot), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.