William de Clavering

1304–about 1345 (Age 41)
Clavering, Essex, England

The Life of William

When William de Clavering was born in 1304, in Clavering, Essex, England, his father, Alan FitzRoger, was 23 and his mother, Isabella de Riddell, was 4. He married Matilda of Callaly about 1324, in Callaly, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died about 1345, at the age of 41.

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William de Clavering
Matilda of Callaly
Marriage: about 1324
Robert de Clavering I

Spouse and Children

about 1324
Callaly, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (3)

1315 · Famine Strikes Europe

Age 11

A famine caused by cold winters and wet summers across Europe caused millions to die due to starvation. Desperation from hunger caused high levels of crime, stampedes in bread lines in London, infanticide, and even cannibalism throughout Europe.
1328 · First War of Scottish Independence

Age 24

The First War of Scottish Independence began after England invaded Scotland in 1296. The Treaty of Edinburgh was signed in 1328 which declared peace between the two kingdoms and brought the war to an end.
1337 · The Hundred Years' War

Age 33

The Hundred Years' War between France and England was largely due to the question of legitimate succession to the French crown.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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