Fauconberg, Eustace de
- Fred A. Cazel, Jr
Fauconberg, Eustace de (c. 1170–1228), administrator and bishop of London, derived his surname from Fauquembergues in Flanders. He was a younger son of Peter de Fauconberg, lord of Rise in Holderness, and probably of his wife, Beatrice. He must have had a university education since he is often entitled 'master', though also 'don', a style favoured by graduates of ...