BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM BRAOSE 4TH BARON BRAMBER 1144-1211

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: BRAOSE

EVENTS

In 1144 William Braose 4th Baron Bramber was born to William Braose 3rd Baron Bramber (9) and Bertha Gloucester (14)

Around 1166 William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (22) and Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery (11) were married

Around 25 Dec 1175, Christmas, William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (31) invited the local Welsh nobles to his Christmas court at Abergavenny Castle as an act of reconciliation. Seisyll ap Dyfnwal Gwent and his elder son Geoffrey Gwent were murdered. William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (31) and his men then rode to Seisyll ap Dyfnwal Gwent's home. There his younger son Cadwalladr Gwent (7) was murdered and his wife captured. [Abergavenny Massacre].

In 1179 William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (35) succeeded 4th Baron Bramber (Feudal)

On 19 Sep 1182 Reginald Braose was born to William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (38) and Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery (27)

Around 1185 Loretta Braose was born to William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (41) and Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery (30)

In 1187 Walter Devereux (14) 's lands (including two castles), following the death of his father, were held by the Crown and placed under the care of William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (43)

In 1192 William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (48) was appointed as Sheriff Herefordshire

In 1197 John Braose was born to William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (53) and Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery (42)

Around 1200 John Devereux (7) was trained for knighthood in the retinue of William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (56)

On 01 Aug 1202 Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany (15) was imprisoned by William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (58) at Falaise Castle

On 09 Aug 1211 William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (67) died at France

Maud Braose was born to William Braose 4th Baron Bramber and Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery

William Braose was born to William Braose 4th Baron Bramber and Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery

Margaret Braose was born to William Braose 4th Baron Bramber and Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery

Giles Braose Bishop Hereford was born to William Braose 4th Baron Bramber and Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery

Eleanor Braose was born to William Braose 4th Baron Bramber and Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery

Flandrina Braose was born to William Braose 4th Baron Bramber and Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery

ANCESTRY

Father: William Braose 3rd Baron Bramber

GrandFather: Phillip Braose 2nd Baron Bramber

1G GrandFather: William Braose 1st Baron Bramber

GrandMother: Aenor Totnes

1G GrandFather: Juhel Totnes

Mother: Bertha Gloucester

GrandFather: Miles Gloucester 1st Earl Hereford

1G GrandFather: Walter Gloucester

2G GrandFather: Roger Gloucester

2G GrandMother: Adeliza or Eunice Balun

3G GrandFather: Hamelin Balun

1G GrandMother: Bertha Balun

2G GrandFather: Unknown Balun

3G GrandFather: Hamelin de Balun Lord Abergavenny Balun

GrandMother: Sibyl Neufmarché

1G GrandFather: Bernard Neufmarché

2G GrandFather: Geofrey "The Incompetent" Neufmarché

3G GrandFather: Turquetil Neufmarché

3G GrandMother: Adeline Neuf-Marché

2G GrandMother: Ada II Heugleville

1G GrandMother: Agnes or Nest Fitzrichard

2G GrandFather: Osbern Fitzrichard 2nd Baron Burford

3G GrandFather: Richard Fitzscrope

2G GrandMother: Nest verch Gruffydd Cadelling

3G GrandFather: Gruffydd ap Llywelyn King Wales

4G GrandFather: Llywelyn ap Seisyll King Gwynedd, King Powys, King Deheubarth

4G GrandMother: Angharad Dinefwr

3G GrandMother: Ealdgyth Mercia

4G GrandFather: Aelfgar Mercia Earl East Anglia