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Puiset, Hugh du, earl of Northumberlandlocked

(c. 1125–1195)
  • G. W. S. Barrow


Puiset, Hugh du, earl of Northumberland (c. 1125–1195), bishop of Durham, was the younger son of Hugues, lord of Le Puiset, and his wife, Agnes, daughter of Stephen, count of Blois, and Adela (d. 1137), a daughter of William I.

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