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William Marshal,  2nd Earl of Pembroke, Master Marshal

William Marshal, 2nd Earl of Pembroke, Master Marshal[1]

Male Abt 1190 - 1231  (~ 41 years)

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  • Name William Marshal 
    Arms of William Marshal, Earl Pembroke
    Arms of William Marshal, Earl Pembroke
    Suffix 2nd Earl of Pembroke, Master Marshal 
    Born Abt 1190  Normandy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Political 15 Jun 1215  Runnymeade, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Magna Carta 
    • Marshal was one of the twenty-five baronial sureties for John I in the Magna Carta.
    Magna Carta
    Magna Carta
    Died 6 Apr 1231  Fawley, Buckinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 15 Apr 1231  Temple Church, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sir William Marshal
    Sir William Marshal
    Effigy at Temple Church, London
    Person ID I566  Dickinson
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2015 

    Father William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke,   b. Abt 1147, Marlborough, Wiltshire 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. 1229, Pembrokeshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Aug 1189  London Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F3125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Alix de Béthune, Dame de Choques,   d. ca. 1216 
    Married 9 Jul 1214 
    • Date of contract. No issue.
    Last Modified 25 May 2015 
    Family ID F4566  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Eleanor of Leicester,   b. 1215, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1275, Montargis Abbey, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 23 Apr 1224 
    • No issue.
    Last Modified 25 May 2015 
    Family ID F155  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1190 - Normandy Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPolitical - Magna Carta - 15 Jun 1215 - Runnymeade, Surrey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Apr 1231 - Fawley, Buckinghamshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Apr 1231 - Temple Church, London 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, http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/), http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL1.htm#William5Pembrokedied1231.

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