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date: 10 August 2020

Odo, earl of Kentlocked

(d. 1097)
  • David Bates

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Odo, earl of Kent (d. 1097), bishop of Bayeux and magnate, was the son of Herluin de Conteville (d. c.1066), a Norman magnate of vicomte status who held lands around Grestain to the south of the Seine estuary, and of Herleva (...

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Oxford Medieval Texts
Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research
Orderic Vitalis, ed. and trans. M. Chibnall, 6 vols., OMT (1969–80); repr. (1990)