BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM "LONGSWORD" LONGESPÉE 3RD EARL SALISBURY 1176-1226

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou

Descent English Royalty: Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Descent French Royalty: 4G Grandson Henry I King France

EVENTS

Around 1176 William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 was born to Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (42) and Ida Tosny 1156-1226 (20)

In 1196 William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 (20) and Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261 (9) were married

In 1196 William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 (20) jure uxoris 3rd Earl Salisbury (1C 1149)

Around 1207 Ida Longespée 1207-1269 was born to William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 (31) and Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261 (20) at Salisbury, Wiltshire

On 08 Dec 1207 William Longespée 1207-1250 was born to William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 (31) and Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261 (20)

On 30 May 1213 William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 (37) accidentally encountered a large French fleet. The French crews were mostly ashore. The English captured around 300 ships at anchor, burning a further 100 ships.

Around 1216 Stephen Longespée 1216-1260 was born to William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 (40) and Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261 (29) at Salisbury, Wiltshire

Around 1222 Ida II Longespée 1222-1262 was born to William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 (46) and Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261 (35) at Salisbury, Wiltshire

After 1226. Monument to William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 in Salisbury Cathedral, Salisbury, Wiltshire

On 07 Mar 1226 William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 (50) poisoned by Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 (56) at Salisbury Castle, Salisbury, Wiltshire

After 07 Mar 1226 William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 was buried at Salisbury Cathedral, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Richard Longespée was born to William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 and Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261

Nicholas Longespée Bishop Salisbury -1297 was born to William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 and Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261

Isabella Longespée was born to William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 and Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261

Ela Longespée was born to William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 and Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261

Mary Longespée was born to William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 and Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261

Pernel Longespée was born to William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 and Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy 1113-1151

1G GrandFather: Fulk "Young" King Jerusalem 1089-1143

2G GrandFather: Fulk "Réchin" Anjou 4th Count Anjou 1043-1109

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey "Ferréol" Anjou 2nd Count Gâtinais -1043

4G GrandFather: Hugh Anjou

4G GrandMother: Béatrice Unknown

3G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger 1018-1076

4G GrandFather: Fulk "Black" Ingelger III Count Anjou 970-1040

4G GrandMother: Hildegarde Sundgau

2G GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort

3G GrandFather: Simon Montfort 1025-1087

4G GrandFather: Aumary Reginarids -1052

4G GrandMother: Bertrade Unknown

3G GrandMother: Agnes Normandy

4G GrandFather: Richard Normandy 2nd Count Évreux -1067

4G GrandMother: Godechildis Unknown

1G GrandMother: Ermengarde La Flèche-De Baugency

2G GrandFather: Elias La Flèche-De Baugency I Count Maine -1110

3G GrandFather: Jean de la Flèche La Flèche-De Baugency

3G GrandMother: Paula Maine

4G GrandFather: Herbert "Wakedog" Maine I Count Maine 984-1035

2G GrandMother: Matilda Chateau-Du-Loir

3G GrandFather: Gervais II Lord Chateau-Du-Loir

GrandMother: Empress Matilda 1102-1167 (Daughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (Son William "Conqueror" I King England)

2G GrandFather: William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087

3G GrandFather: Robert "Magnificent" Normandy I Duke Normandy 1000-1035

4G GrandFather: Richard "Good" Normandy II Duke Normandy 963-1026

4G GrandMother: Judith Penthièvre 982-1017

3G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

2G GrandMother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England 1031-1083

3G GrandFather: Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders 1012-1067

4G GrandFather: Baldwin "Bearded" Flanders IV Count Flanders 980-1035

4G GrandMother: Ogive Luxembourg-Ardennes -1036

3G GrandMother: Adela Capet 1009-1079

4G GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France 972-1031

4G GrandMother: Constance Arles 986-1034

1G GrandMother: Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England 1080-1118

2G GrandFather: Malcolm III King Scotland 1031-1093

3G GrandFather: Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland 1001-1040

3G GrandMother: Bethóc Unknown

2G GrandMother: Margaret Wessex 1045-1093

3G GrandFather: Edward "The Exile" Wessex 1016-1057

4G GrandFather: Edmund "Ironside" I King England 1015-1016

4G GrandMother: Ealdgyth Unknown

3G GrandMother: Agatha Unknown

Mother: Ida Tosny 1156-1226

GrandFather: Ralph Tosny 1132-1162

1G GrandFather: Roger Tosny 1104-1157

2G GrandFather: Raoul Tosny 1079-1126

3G GrandFather: Raoul Tosny -1102

4G GrandFather: Roger "The Spaniard" Tosny 990-1040

3G GrandMother: Isabelle Montfort

4G GrandFather: Simon Montfort 1025-1087

4G GrandMother: Isabel Bardoul

2G GrandMother: Alice Northumbria

3G GrandFather: Waltheof Northumbria 1st Earl Northampton, 1st Earl Huntingdon -1076

4G GrandFather: Siward "Stout" Northumbria 1010-1055

4G GrandMother: AelfflAed Northumbria

1G GrandMother: Ida aka Gertrude Hainault

GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger

1G GrandFather: Robert Beaumont-Roger 2nd Earl Leicester 1104-1168

2G GrandFather: Robert Beaumont-Roger 1st Earl Leicester, Count Meulan 1040-1118

3G GrandFather: Roger "Bearded" Beaumont-Roger 1015-1094

4G GrandFather: Humphrey "Vielles" Beaumont-Roger -1050

3G GrandMother: Adeline Meulan

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Capet 1085-1131

3G GrandFather: Hugh "Great" Capet 1057-1101

4G GrandFather: Henry I King France 1008-1060

4G GrandMother: Anne Rurik 1030-1075

3G GrandMother: Adelaide Vermandois I Count Vermandois -1120

4G GrandFather: Herbert Vermandois IV Count Vermandois 1028-1080

4G GrandMother: Adela Valois

1G GrandMother: Amice Gael -1168

2G GrandFather: Raoul Gael

3G GrandFather: Ralph de Gael Gael Earl East Anglia 1041-1096

4G GrandFather: Ralph "Staller" Gael Earl East Anglia 1011-1068

3G GrandMother: Emma Fitzosbern

4G GrandFather: William Fitzosbern 1st Earl Hereford 1020-1071

4G GrandMother: Adelise Tosny