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date: 14 May 2021

Gerald of Wales [Giraldus Cambrensis, Gerald de Barry]locked

(c. 1146–1220x23)
  • Robert Bartlett


Gerald of Wales [Giraldus Cambrensis, Gerald de Barry] (c. 1146–1220x23), author and ecclesiastic, was the son of William de Barry, a knightly vassal of the earls of Pembroke, and Angharad, daughter of Gerald of Windsor, constable of Pembroke.

Gerald was born in his father's castle at ...

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Canterbury and York Society
Giraldi Cambrensis, ed. J. S. Brewer, J. F. Dimock, & G. F. Warner, 8 vols., RS, 21 (1861–91)
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