On or before this date . . . the 10th day of May . . . in the year 1288 . . . Maud de Lacy, widow of Sir Richard de Clare, dies in Lincolnshire, England . . . Lady Maud, Countess of Lincoln, is believed to be a 20th great-grandma to our Josephine (1842-1899) . . . who is a 2nd great-grandma to the Keeper of this blog . . . part of our line of descent is shown in the second image on this page, i.e. . . . Maria Horsmonden and William Byrd are 6th great-grandparents to Josephine . . .
The Magna Charta Barons and Their American Descendants with the Pedigrees of the Founders of the Order of Runnemede Deduced from the Sureties for the Enforcement of the Statutes of the Magna Charta of King John By Charles Henry Browning