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Montgomery, Roger de, first earl of Shrewsburylocked

(d. 1094)
  • J. F. A. Mason

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Montgomery, Roger de, first earl of Shrewsbury (d. 1094), soldier and magnate, came from St Germain de Montgommeri and St Foy de Montgommeri (modern French usage prefers Montgommery) near Troarn in Calvados, in an area between Caen and Rouen where place names suggest intensive Scandinavian settlement: in a charter to ...

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