Hastings, Laurence, twelfth earl of Pembroke
- Andrew Ayton
Hastings, Laurence, twelfth earl of Pembroke (1320–1348), soldier, was the son of John Hastings, second Lord Hastings (1287–1325) [see under Hastings, John, first Lord Hastings], and Juliana Leybourne (1303/4–1367). He was born at Allesley, Warwickshire, on 20 March 1320. He was, therefore, not yet five years old when his father died early in 1325 and his inheritance passed into wardship. Custody of his lands was held, successively, by ...