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Guillaume II de Varennes[1,2,3,4,5,6]
 1071 - 1138

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  • Birth  Abt 1071  Lewes, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sex  Male 
    Occupation  1089 
    2nd Earl of Surrey 
    Occupation  1089 
    Comte de Varennes 
    Occupation  1090 
    Fought in Normandy against Robert de Bellême (afterwards 3rd Earl of Shrewsbury) who was supported by Duke Robert 
    Occupation  3 Sep 1101 
    He was with Henry I at Windsor but then went to Normandy with Duke Robert and supported him against the King who confiscated his inheritance in Englan 
    Occupation  1103 
    Induced King Henry I to restore his English Earldom 
    Occupation  28 Sep 1106 
    Commanded a division of the royal army at the battle of Tinchebray in Normandy 
    Occupation  1109 
    He was at the Great Council of Nottingham 
    Occupation  1110 
    Surety for the performance of the treaty with the Count of Flanders 
    Occupation  1119 
    Commanded a division of the royal army at the battle of Brémule 
    Occupation  1131 
    Attended the Council at Northampton 
    Occupation  1 Dec 1135 
    Present at the death of Henry I at Lyons-La-Forêt after which the councillors put him in charge of the district of Rouen and the pays de Caux 
    Buried  1138  Chapter House, Lewes Priory, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died  11 May 1138  Lewes, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I4141  godbout
    Last Modified  01 Jan 2015 
    Father  Guillaume de Varennes, b. 1036, Varenne (Bellencombre), Seine-Inférieure, Normandie, France  
    Mother  Gundrade de Normandie, b. 1053, Normandie, France  
    Family ID  F2100  Group Sheet
    Family  Élisabeth Capet de Vermandois, b. 1081, Valois, Île-de-France (Paris), France  
    Married  1117  France Find all individuals with events at this location 
     1. Gundrade de Varennes, b. 1117, Lewes, Sussex, England
     2. Guillaume de Varennes, b. 1119, Vermandois, Aisne, Picardie, France
     3. Adélaïde de Varennes, b. 1120, Lewes, Sussex, England
     4. Reginald de Varennes, b. Abt 1125, Sussex, England
    Family ID  F2099  Group Sheet
  • Sources  1. [S629]   Europäische Stammtafeln: Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der Europäischen Staaten, Neue Folge, Herausgegeben Von Detlev Schwennicke, (Verlag Von J. A. Stargardt, Marburg, Deutschland, éditions 1978 à 1993), Volume 3, p. 699
    2. [S576]   Histoire généalogique et chronologique de la maison royale de France, Anselme de Sainte-Marie, augustin déchaussé, (Troisième Édition, la Compagnie des Libraires, Paris, 2 août 1726-1733), Volume 1, p. 532; Vol. 2, p. 404 & Vol. 6, p. 26
    3. [S7]   The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, George Edward Cokayne; Vicary Gibbs, H. A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand & Howard de Walden, editors, (Reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), Vol. VI, p. 642; Vol. VII, p. 526; Vol. XII/1, pp. 495-496 & Vol. XII/2, p. 362
    4. [S728]   A General and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerages of England, Ireland and Scotland, John Burke, Esq., (Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, New Burlington Street, London, 1831), 303, 394 & 556
    5. [S721]   The Visitation of Yorkshire in the years 1563 and 1564, William Flower, Esq., Norroy King of Arms, edited by Charles Best Norcliffe, M.A., of Langton, (The Harleian Society, Mitchell and Hughes, Printers, 140 Wardour Street, W., London, 1881), 336
    6. [S633]   Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, Frederick Lewis Weis. Edited with additions and corrections by Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr.; assisted by David Faris, (Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 7th Edition, Baltimore, Maryland, 1992), 52:50-24 & 82:83-24


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