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Warenne, William de, first earl of Surrey [Earl Warenne]locked

(d. 1088)
  • C. P. Lewis


Warenne, William de, first earl of Surrey [Earl Warenne] (d. 1088), magnate, was among the inner circle of Norman lords of Duke William's generation whose campaigns over some forty years consolidated the duchy and conquered England.

William's father, Rodulf or Ralph de Warenne (...

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