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Beauchamp, de, familylocked

(per. c. 1080–c. 1265)
  • Kathryn Faulkner

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Beauchamp, de, family (per.c. 1080–c. 1265), gentry, held a modest barony of about forty-five knights' fees, predominantly in Bedfordshire, with some land in Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, and Huntingdonshire. The family exercised a local dominance in Bedfordshire, but was only occasionally prominent on the national stage. No connection has been found to the ...

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