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date: 01 December 2020

Longespée [Lungespée], William, third earl of Salisburylocked

(b. in or before 1167, d. 1226)
  • Matthew Strickland


Longespée [Lungespée], William, third earl of Salisbury (b. in or before 1167, d. 1226), magnate, was the natural son of Henry II and Ida de Tosny, probably the daughter of Roger (III) de Tosny, a powerful Anglo-Norman lord, and his wife, also Ida...

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