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Hugh de Normanville

Male - Abt 1214


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  • Name Hugh de Normanville 
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 1214  [1
    Person ID I17834  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2018 

    Children 
    +1. John de Normanville,   b. of Stamfordham, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1240
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F10956  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "The name de Normanville should be added to our list of Scottish families whose origin lies in Normandy, more specifically at Normanville in the Grand Caux. Hugh de Normanville (d. c. 1214) managed to survive the extortions of Philip II Augustus's acquisition of Normandy and brought lands in Scotland, England and Normandy which passed to his grand-daughter and co-heiress, Annora, and thence to her de Soules husband. The family continued to flourish in both Scotland and England and while the seals and painted arms are not identical across the border, they incorporate the same elements or charges (birds or fleurs-de-lys) on a bend or fess accompanied by bars gemelles." [Bruce McAndrew, citation details below.]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2338] Bruce McAndrew, "The Collective Memory in Scottish Heraldry: Fiction, Fact, and Fancy." Foundations 10:62, 2018.