GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

EVENTS

In 1099 Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester was born to Ranulf le Meschin Gernon 3rd Earl Chester (29) and Lucy Bolingbroke at Château Guernon

On Jan 1129 Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester (30) succeeded 4th Earl Chester (2C 1071)

On 02 Feb 1141 the army of Empress Matilda (38) commanded by Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester (41) defeated the army of Stephen I King England (47) . Matilda's army included Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester (42) and Madog ap Maredudd Mathrafal Prince Powys. Stephen I King England (47) , Gilbert Gaunt 1st Earl Lincoln, William "The Younger" Peverell and Ilbert Lacy 3rd Baron Lacy were captured. William "Fat" Blois 1st Earl Albermarle aka Aumale, 1st Earl York (40) fought for Stephen, his cousin. [First Battle of Lincoln]

In 1147 Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester was born to Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester (48) and Matilda Fitzrobert at Kevelioc

On 16 Dec 1153 Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester (54) poisoned by William "The Younger" Peverell

After 16 Dec 1153 William "The Younger" Peverell exiled for poisoning Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester

Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester and Matilda Fitzrobert were married

ANCESTRY

Father: Ranulf le Meschin Gernon 3rd Earl Chester

GrandFather: Ranulf de Briquessart Gernon Viscount Bessin

GrandMother: Margaret Avranches

2G GrandFather: Richard Avranches Viscount Avranches

3G GrandFather: Thorstein Avranches Viscount Avranches

4G GrandFather: Ansfred "Dane" Avranches

2G GrandMother: Emma Mortain

3G GrandFather: Herluin de Conteville Mortain

3G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

Mother: Lucy Bolingbroke