Ralph Rouse

1274–1326 (Age 52)
Modbury, Devon, England

The Life of Ralph

When Ralph Rouse was born in 1274, in Modbury, Devon, England, his father, Roger le Rous, was 37 and his mother, Alianore de Avenbury, was 37. He had at least 2 daughters with Joan Godisford. He died in 1326, in Devon, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 52.

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Ralph Rouse
Joan Godisford
Lady Joan de Rouse
Elizabeth Rouse

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World Events (2)

1290 · Jews Expelled From England

Age 16

After years of anti-Semitic behavior, King Edward I expelled Jews from England in 1290.
1315 · Famine Strikes Europe

Age 41

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a person with red hair, from Middle English, Old French rous ‘red(-haired)’ (Latin russ(e)us).2 Americanized spelling of German Raus .

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

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