Elise (Hesilia) Crispin de Brionne

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Elise (Hesilia) Crispin de Brionne

Also Known As: "Hesilia Crespin", "Hésilia de BRIONNE"
Birthplace: Tillieres, Maine-et-Loire, Anjou/Pays-de-la-Loire, France
Death: 1086 (54-63)
Alkborough, Lincolnshire, England (United Kingdom)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Gilbert Crispin, baron of Tillieres & Bec and Gunnora d'Aunou
Wife of Guillaume I Malet, seigneur de Graville
Mother of Beatrice Malet; NN Malet, daughter of William Malet; Walter de Caen, Lord of Sibton; Robert I Malet, seigneur de Graville, Baron of Eye and Gilbert Malet, Baron of Eye
Sister of Gilbert II, Castellan of Tillières; Guillaume I Crespin, baron du Bec-Crespin; Milo Crispin; Robert Crispin and Emma Crespin

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About Elise (Hesilia) Crispin de Brionne

Elise Crespin1

b. circa 1031

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Father Gilbert de Brionne dit Crespin, baron du Bec-Crespin2,1

Mother Gunnor d'Aunou1

    Also called Esilia Crispin.3 Elise Crespin was of Tillières at Tillières-sur-Avre, Eure, Normandy.3 She was born circa 1031 at Tillières-sur-Avre, Eure, Normandy.4 She was the daughter of Gilbert de Brionne dit Crespin, baron du Bec-Crespin and Gunnor d'Aunou.2,1 Elise Crespin married Willelm Malet, seigneur de Graville at Normandy.3,2,5


Willelm Malet, seigneur de Graville b. circa 1026, d. circa 1071


   * N. N. Malet+

* Robert I Malet of Eye+ 3

  1. [S1345] Anselme de Sainte-Marie (augustin déchaussé), Pere Anselme's Histoire, 3rd Ed., VI:632.

2. [S1278] K.S.B. Keats-Rohan, Domesday Descendants, pg. 1022.
3. [S1032] K.S.B. Keats-Rohan, Domesday People, pg. 389.
4. [S750] Robert B. Stewart, "My Theories".
5. [S1345] Anselme de Sainte-Marie (augustin déchaussé), Pere Anselme's Histoire, 3rd Ed., VI:632 - says wife of Robert Mallet.

Esilia CRISPIN [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4 was born 1022 in Tillieres, Eure, France. She died 1087 in Eye, Suffolk, England. Esilia married William MALET Sheriff of York on 1041 in Graville-Sainte-Honorine, Seine-Maritime, France.

They had the following children:

     		M 	i 	Robert MALET 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 was born 1042 in Graville-Sainte-Honorine, Seine-Maritime, France. He died 1106 in Eye, Suffolk, England.

F ii N.N. MALET was born 1046.
F iii Beatrice MALET was born 1049.
M iv Gilbert MALET was born 1055.

   1Keats-Rohan, K.S.B., Domesday People: A Prosopography of Persons Occurring in English Documents, 1066-1166 (Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 1999.), p. 283, Los Angeles Public Library, Gen 942.02 K25.

2Hart, Cyril, "William Malet and His Family," Anglo-Norman Studies, v. 19 (1996) (New England Historic, Genealogical Society.), pp. 123-165, Library of Congress, DA195 .B33a.
3Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 104th ed. (London: Burke's Peerage, Ltd., 1967.), p. 1628, Family History Library, 942 D22bup 1967.
4Keats-Rohan, K.S.B., Domesday People, p. 193.

  • Hesila Crispin

born about 1030

died about 1060


  • Gilbert "Crispin" Count of Brionne

born about 0979 Normandy, France

died 1023 France


  • Gunnore d'Ainou (Anjou)

born about 0984 France


  • Richard "De Tonbridge" "De Clare" Fitzgilbert

born about 1024 Bienfaite, Normandy, France

christened Brionne, Normandy, France

died about 1090 St. Neots, Huntingdonshire, England

buried Priory, St. Neot's, Huntingdonshire, England

  • Baldwin Fitzgilbert born about 1022 Meules, Normandy, France

christened Okehampton, Devonshire, England died 1090

  • Gilbert Seigneur de Tellieres born before 1038 Normandy, France

died after 1058


  • William of Malet

born 1026 Grenville, St. Honorine, Normandy

died 1071 Curry Malet, Somersetshire

married about 1045


  • Robert Malet born about 1080 Curry Malet, Somerset, England died 1155
  • Beatrice de Malet born about 1044 Alkborough, Lincolnshire, England

biographical and/or anecdotal:

notes or source:


Elise was our ancestor through two distinct descent lines--through her son Robert and through her daughter UNKNOWN (the wife of Turold of Bucknell), each of whom was independently our ancestor.

See "My Lines"

( http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cousin/html/p207.htm#i23422 )

from Compiler: R. B. Stewart, Evans, GA

( http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cousin/html/index.htm ).

She might have been a great granddaughter of Richard I, Duke of Normandy.




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Elise (Hesilia) Crispin de Brionne's Timeline

Tillieres, Maine-et-Loire, Anjou/Pays-de-la-Loire, France
Alkborough, Lincolnshire, England
Graville St Honorine, Normandy, France
Curry Malet, Somerset, England
Caen, Calvados, Normandy, France
Graville St.Honorine, Normandy
Age 59
Alkborough, Lincolnshire, England (United Kingdom)