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William, second earl of Gloucesterlocked

(d. 1183)
  • Robert B. Patterson


William, second earl of Gloucester (d. 1183), magnate, was heir to one of the greatest Anglo-Norman baronies. From his mother, Mabel (d. 1157), daughter of Robert fitz Haimon, came Norman lands, the Welsh marcher county of Glamorgan, and the English honour of ...

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