Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Henry of Almain[1, 2]

Male 1235 - 1271  (~ 35 years)


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  • Name Henry of Almain 
    Born Nov 1235  Haughley Castle, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Mar 1271  Viterbo, Lazio, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Murdered by his cousins, Guy and Simon de Montfort, at the altar of the Chiesa di San Silvestro. The Montforts were avenging the death of their father although, ironically, Henry had not been on the field at Evesham and his father, Richard, had been a moderating influence among the belligerents in the Second Barons War. [3]
    Buried Hayles Abbey, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I14657  Dickinson
    Last Modified 4 May 2015 

    Father Richard of Cornwall, Earl of Cornwall,   b. 5 Jan 1209, Winchester Castle, Winchester, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1272, Berkhamsted Castle, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Isabel Marshal, Countess of Hertford and Gloucester ,   b. 9 Oct 1200, Pembroke Castle, Pembrokeshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1240, Berkhamsted Castle, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 30 Mar 1231  Fawley, Buckinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F3029  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Nov 1235 - Haughley Castle, Suffolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Mar 1271 - Viterbo, Lazio, Italy 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#Henrydied1271.

    2. [S336470] Wikipedia, (Online: https://en.wikipedia.org), "Henry of Almain," http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_of_Almain.

    3. [S157] A Great and Terrible King: Edward I and the Forging of Britain, Marc Morris, (New York: Pegasus Books, 2015), 106-107.

    4. [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/LATIN%20LORDSHIPS%20IN%20GREECE.htm#GauthierBriennedied1311B.