no image

Alexander Giffard

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Alexander Giffard
Born [date unknown] in Englandmap
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Mansoura, Egyptmap
This page has been accessed 321 times.
badges This person was a member of royalty, nobility or aristocracy in the British Isles. If you are interested in this profile, see our British Isles Royals and Aristocrats 742-1499 Project.

He was a crusader and died at Mansoura in 1250. It is believed that he may have been helping to transport wounded down the Nile when he died.


  • Phillips, Weber, Kirk and Staggs Families of the Pacific Northwest, by Jim Weber, on
  • William Lisle Bowles, John Gough Nichols: annals and antiquities of Lacock abbey. In the county of Wilts. John Bowyer Nichols and son, London 1835, p. 263-264.
  • Christopher Tyerman: England and the Crusades, 1095-1588. University of Chicago Press, London 1996, ISBN 0-226-82013-0, pp. 109-110.


This page has been edited according to Style Standards adopted January 2014. Descriptions of imported gedcoms for this profile are under the Changes tab.

More: Family Tree & Genealogy Tools

Searching for someone else?
First: Last:

Do you have a GEDCOM? Login to have every name in your tree searched. It's free (like everything on WikiTree).

No known carriers of Alexander's ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA have taken yDNA or mtDNA tests and no close relatives have taken a 23andMe, AncestryDNA, or Family Tree DNA "Family Finder" test.

Have you taken a DNA test for genealogy? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Family Tree DNA.


On September 6, 2014 at 20:03GMT Robert Keniston wrote:

Place of death should be corrected.

Alexander is 24 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 26 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 51 degrees from Lisa Kudrow, 30 degrees from Kurt Vonnegut and 23 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II of the Commonwealth Realms on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

G  >  Giffard  >  Alexander Giffard