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Savoy, Boniface oflocked

  • Clive H. Knowles


Savoy, Boniface of (1206/7–1270), archbishop of Canterbury, was probably the seventh son of Thomas (I), count of Savoy (1178–1233), and Marguerite (d. 1258), daughter of either Guillaume, count of Geneva (1137–1195), or the lord of Faucigny.

Described by Matthew Paris as a man 'of noble stature and elegant bearing' (...

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Chancery records (Public Record Office)
W. H. Bliss, C. Johnson, & J. Twemlow, eds., (1893–)