Sir Robert de Vere, Knt., 5th Earl of Oxford

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Sir Robert de Vere, Knt., 5th Earl of Oxford, son of Sir Hugh de Vere, Knt., 4th Earl of Oxford and Hawise de Quincy, was born about 1240/41.1 He died before 7 September 1296.1 Both he and his wife were buried at Earls Colne, Essex, England.1

Robert married Alice de Sanford, daughter of Gilbert de Sanford and Lorette (…), before 22 February 1252.1,2


Alice de Sanford d. 7 Sep 1312
  • Hawise de Vere1 d. aft. 1297
  • Sir Hugh de Vere, Knt., Lord Vere1 b. bt 1257 - 1259, d. aft. 22 May 1319
  • Sir Robert de Vere, Knt., 6th Earl of Oxford1 b. abt. 24 Jun 1257, d. 17 Apr 1331
  • Sir Alphonse de Vere, Knt.+1 b. bef. 1262, d. bef. 20 Dec 1328
  • Gilbert de Vere1 b. abt. 1264, d. bef. Sep 1289
  • Joan de Vere+1 b. say 1266, d. bef. 23 Nov 1293
  • Philip de Vere1 b. abt. 1266
  • John de Vere1 b. abt. 1374, d. bef. 22 Jun 1294
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  1. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Five vols., Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 5:253 (Vere 3), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  2. [S2054] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Peerage: Or a History of the House of Lords and All Its Members From the Earliest Times: Revised and Much Enlarged (13 in 14 vols., London, England: The St. Catherine Press, 1910-1940), 10:217 (Oxford), further cited as CP.