Person:Robert Malyn (11)

Robert Malyn le Chaucer
b.some years before 1288
  • HRobert Malyn le Chaucer
  • WMary
m. bet 1302 to 1305
  1. John Chaucer
Facts and Events
Name[2] Robert Malyn le Chaucer
Alt Name[2] Robert Malyn
Alt Name[2] Robert le Chaucer
Alt Name[2] Robert de Dynyngton
Gender Male
Alt Birth? abt 1282 Ruyton-of-the-Eleven-Towns, Shropshire, England
Residence[2] Ipswich, Suffolk, England
Birth[2] some years before 1288
Marriage bet 1302 to 1305 to Mary
Death[2] 1314-1315
Ancestral File Number DCSJ-VB
  1.   Robert Malyn le Chaucer, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 Matheson, Lister M. Chaucer's Ancestry: Historical and Philological Re-Assessments. The Chaucer Review. (Penn State University Press, 1991).

    Argues that Robert probably assumed the surname "le Chaucer" because he had been an apprentice to a John le Chaucer and inherited property from him.