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William d'Aubigny

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  • Name William d'Aubigny 
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Dec 1193  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Buried Wymondham Priory, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Person ID I7297  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of Barbara Hagan, Ancestor of DDB, Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2018 

    Father William d'Aubigny,   b. of Buckenham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1176, Waverley Abbey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Alice of Louvain, Queen Consort of England,   b. Abt 1103,   d. 25 Mar 1151, Afflighem Abbey, Brabant, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Married Between Dec 1136 and Aug 1139  [1, 7
    Family ID F1846  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maud de St. Hilary,   b. of Field Dalling, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1193 
    Children 
    +1. William d'Aubigny,   b. Bef 1180,   d. 1 Feb 1221, Cainell, near Rome Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years)
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F1887  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Earl of Arundel, also styled earl of Sussex. Hereditary Chief Butler of England; Privy Councillor; Constable of Windsor Castle 1191-3.

      "William d'Aubigny, Earl of Sussex, s. and h., n 1176/7, was confirmed in that dignity, but the Castle and Honour of Arundel having, in accordance with the policy of Henry II, been retained by the Crown, on the death of the last holder, he did not obtain restoration of them till Richard I restored them to him, 27 June 1190, when (according to the admission of 1433 abovenamed) he became Earl of Arundel. He was, however, styled Earl of Arundel before he received possession of the Castle and Honour, namely, on 18 Sep. 1189, and on 26 Nov. of the same year he witnessed King Richard's Charter as 'Will. Earl of Arundel.' He received also at the same time, the third penny of the pleas of Sussex in the precise words of the grant made to his father. In 1191 he was made Custos of Windsor Castle, and in 1194 one of the Receivers of the money raised for the King's ransom. He m. Maud, widow of Roger (de Clare), Earl of Hertford (who had d. 1173), da. and h. of James de St. Hilaire du Harcouet, by Aveline, his wife. He d. 24 Dec. 1193, and was bur. at Wymondham Priory." [Complete Peerage I:235-36]

  • Sources 
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