Sir Robert Plumpton, Knt.

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Sir Robert Plumpton, Knt., son of Sir William Plumpton, Knt. and Alice Gisburn, was born about 1383 being age 24 in 1407.1 He died 8 December 1421,1 and was buried in the church at Spofforth, Yorkshire, England.1

Robert married Alice Foljambe, daughter of Sir Godfrey Foljambe, Knt. and Margaret de Leeke, before 6 November 1401.1,2


Alice Foljambe b. 17 Jun 1387, d. bef. 1416
  • Margaret Plumpton+3,4
  • Sir William Plumpton, Knt.5 b. 7 Oct 1404
  • Godfrey Plumpton5 b. aft. 1405
  • Robert Plumpton5 b. aft. 1405
  • Joan Plumpton5 b. aft. 1405
  • Alice Plumpton5 b. aft. 1405
  • Elizabeth Plumpton5 b. aft. 1405
This person was last edited on11 Jul 2021


  1. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Five vols., Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 4:388 (Plumpton 12), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  2. [S748] John Watson, "Early Pedigree of Foljambe - Part 2", soc.genealogy.medieval, newsgroup, 18 Apr 2015,, accessed Nov 2020.
  3. [S2183] George W. Marshall, "Pigot of Melmorby in Coverdale, and of Clotherham Near Ripon, Co. York," The Genealogist 2 (1878 (o.s.)): 294-298, at 296, further cited as Marshall, "Pigot."
  4. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 4:388 (Plumpton 12.ii).
  5. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 3:388 (Plumpton 12).