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Walter Marshal, 5th Earl of Pembroke, Master Marshal

Walter Marshal, 5th Earl of Pembroke, Master Marshal[1, 2]

Male Aft 1198 - 1245  (~ 46 years)

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  • Name Walter Marshal 
    Arms of William Marshal, Earl Pembroke
    Arms of William Marshal, Earl Pembroke
    Suffix 5th Earl of Pembroke, Master Marshal 
    Born Aft 1198 
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Nov 1245  Goodrich Castle, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Tintern Abbey, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11362  Dickinson
    Last Modified 25 May 2015 

    Father William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke,   b. Abt 1147, Marlborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1219, Caversham, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Isabel de Clare, 4th Countess of Pembroke,   b. 1172, Pembrokeshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1220, Pembrokeshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Jul or Aug 1189  London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • Wardship of Isabel was granted by Henry II to Marshal in the Spring of 1189.
    Family ID F3125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret de Quincy, Countess of Lincoln,   b. Bef 1208,   d. Mar 1266, Hampstead, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 6 Jan 1242 
    • No issue.
    Last Modified 25 May 2015 
    Family ID F4570  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Tintern Abbey, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/, 20XX), http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL1.htm#WalterMarshalPembrokedied1245.

    2. [S336470] Wikipedia, (Online: https://en.wikipedia.org), "Walter Marshal, 5th Earl of Pembroke," http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_Marshal,_5th_Earl_of_Pembroke.
      "Walter Marshal, 5th Earl of Pembroke (1196 - 24 November 1245) was the fourth son of William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke and Isabel de Clare, 4th Countess of Pembroke who succeeded his childless brother Gilbert as the 5th Earl of Pembroke and Earl Marshal of England in 1242 a year after the latter's death. He also held the titles of Lord of Striguil and Lord of Leinster."

    3. [S421] The Greatest Knight: The Remarkable Life of William Marshal, the Power Behind Five English Thrones, Thomas Asbridge, (New York: HarperCollins, 2014), 378.

    4. [S20] The Knight Who Saved England: William Marshal and the French Invasion, 1217, Richard Brooks, (Oxford, UK: Osprey Publishing, 2014), 36, 92-93.

    5. [S421] The Greatest Knight: The Remarkable Life of William Marshal, the Power Behind Five English Thrones, Thomas Asbridge, (New York: HarperCollins, 2014), 195, 207ff.