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Duke Robert I put him in charge of Tillieres Castle, to help defend the Norman border against invasion by the king of France 1,000 years ago.

His wife’s name was Gunnor – she was almost certainly .

Gilbert was a commander in the Norman invasion force and jointly led a charge with Henry de Ferrers against King Harold’s Saxon army.The Domesday Book records that Robert held Whatton in the Vale, near Nottingham, of Gilbert de Gand in 1086.Robert had a brother living in England called Geoffrey.In other words they were all one continuous family, but changed their ‘surname’ twice ­– from Crispin to Newmarch in around 1130AD, for reasons of marriage and inheritance, and again later from Newmarch to Wormley in the 13 century.There was nothing strange about this fluidity in that period, when surnames were being invented and first coming into use.