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William fitz Osbern

Male 1030 - 1071  (~ 46 years)


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  • Name William fitz Osbern  [1
    Born Between 1025 and 1030  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Feb 1071  Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Alternate death 21 Feb 1071  Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Notre-Dame de Cormeilles Abbey, Eure, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I10599  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of Barbara Hagan, Ancestor of DDB, Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of Thomas Butler, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2018 

    Father Osbern 
    Mother Emma d'Ivry, Abbess of St. Amand 
    Family ID F5826  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Adeliza de Tosny,   b. Between 1030 and 1035,   d. 5 Oct 1066  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Children 
    +1. St. William of Breteuil,   d. 1130
    +2. Emma de Breteuil,   d. Aft 1096, Palestine Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2016 
    Family ID F5122  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Richilde of Egesheim,   d. 15 Mar 1086 
    Married Bef 1071  [1, 3
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F565  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Earl of Hereford. One of the fifteen "proven companions" of William at Hastings. Killed at the battle of Cassel, in Flanders.

  • Sources 
    1. [S145] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700, by Frederick Lewis Weis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. 8th edition, William R. Beall & Kaleen E. Beall, eds. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004, 2006, 2008.

    2. [S80] Peter Stewart, "Origin and Early Generations of the Tosny Family," July 2009, rev. March 2012.

    3. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant. Full citation details here.