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Matilda, countess of Chesterlocked

(d. 1189)
  • Susan M. Johns


Matilda, countess of Chester (d. 1189), magnate, was the granddaughter of Henry I by his illegitimate son Robert, earl of Gloucester (d. 1147), and Sibyl, the daughter of Roger de Montgomery, earl of Shrewsbury (d. 1157). Before 1135 she married Ranulf (II), ...

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