Stapleton of Yorkshire
Geoffrey de Stapleton b abt 1158, of Stapleton-on-Tees, North Riding, Yorkshire, England. The identity of his wife is not known.
Child of Geoffrey de Stapletone was:

Sir Roger de Stapleton, Knight, b abt 1192, of Yorkshire, England, d bef Jun 1246. He md Juliane de Wath abt 1224, daughter of Robert de Wath. She was b abt 1210, d aft Jun 1246.
Child of Roger de Stapleton and Juliane de Wath was:

Sir Nicholas de Stapleton, Knight, b abt 1230, of Yorkshire, England. He md Margery Basset abt 1255, daughter of Sir Miles Basset, Knight. She was b abt 1242, of Haddlesey, Yorkshire, England.
Child of Nicholas de Stapleton and Margery Basset was:

Sir Miles de Stapleton, Lord Stapleton, Knight, b abt 1262, Yorkshire, England, d 24 Jun 1314, Battle of Bannockburn. He md [1] Sibyl/Isabel de Bellew abt 1285, daughter of John de
[a] and Laderina de Brus; and [2] Joan. Sibyl de Bellew was b abt 1265, of Carlton, Yorkshire, England, d aft Jun 1314.
Child of Miles de Stapleton and Sibyl/Isabel de Bellew was:

Gilbert de Stapleton b abt 1293, of Yorkshire, England, d bef 23 Jun 1324. He md Agnes Fitz Alan bef 15 Dec 1317, daughter of Sir Brian Fitz Alan, Lord Fitz Alan, and Maud/Agnes.
Child of Gilbert de Stapleton and Agnes Fitz Alan was:

Sir Miles de Stapleton, Knight, b abt 1319, of Ingham and Bedale, Yorkshire, England, d 4 Oct 1364. He md Joan Ingham bef Jul 1351, daughter of Sir Oliver de Ingham, Lord Ingham, and Elizabeth. She was b abt 1324, d bef 12 Dec 1365.
Children of Miles de Stapleton and Joan Ingham were:

  • Joan de Stapleton b abt 1351, of Ingham and Bedale, Yorkshire, England, d 1385. She md Sir John de Plaiz, Lord Plaiz, Knight, abt 1363, son of Sir Giles de Plaiz and Joan.
  • Sir Miles de Stapleton b abt 23 Jun 1357, of Ingham and Bedale, Yorkshire, England; md Ela de Ufford.

a. John de Bellew (or de Bella-Aqua) was summoned to attend the King at Shrewsbury, 28 Jun 1283 by which writ was created an hereditary peerage, and to attend the King wheresoever he should be. He was again summoned 16 Dec 1295 to be at Newcastle with horse and arms the following March. In right of his wife, Laderina de Brus, he held Kentmere in Kendal. He died 1301, his heirs being (1) Nicholas, son of Miles Stapleton, by Sibyl, his eldest daughter, and (2) Joan, his second daughter and wife of Aucher FitzHenry.

CP: Vol II[101]; Vol V[395-396]; Vol X[542]; Vol XII/1[259-263].

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