Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Grandmesnil [Grantmesnil], Ivo delocked

(d. 1101/2)
  • David Crouch


Grandmesnil [Grantmesnil], Ivo de (d. 1101/2), magnate, was the son of Hugh de Grandmesnil, lord of Leicester in England and Grandmesnil in Normandy, and Adeliza, daughter of Ivo de Beaumont-sur-Oise. Ivo followed Robert Curthose, duke of Normandy, on the first crusade in 1096, but gained discredit from his premature abandonment of the defence of ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

Orderic Vitalis, ed. and trans. M. Chibnall, 6 vols., OMT (1969–80); repr. (1990)
English Historical Review