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Sunday, January 20, 2013
G28: 189118342 Eu-Warenne
189118342. Count Henry of Eu &
189118343. Maud de Warenne
12/19/1154, Henry II succeeded King Stephen of England.
~1157, Henry born in England, s/o 378236684. John, Count of Eu
& 378236685. Alice de Albini.
~1165, Maud born in England, d/o 94559120. Earl Hamelin
Plantagenet & 94559121. Isabel Warren.
Maud 1st married to Osbert de Preaux.
1170, Henry’s father died holding 66.5 knights’ fees; Henry
4/1173, Henry supported the revolt of the eldest 3 sons of King
Henry II. (S) History of England, V1, Goldsmith, 1831, P135.
1173-74, The revolt, combined with the conflicts between the
counts of Eu and Aumale, devastated the marches from Verneuil to the county of
Eu. (S) Companion to the Anglo-Norman World, Harper-Bill, 2003, P66.
3/19/1178 at Bec, Comte Henry of Ewe (de Augo) witnessed a
royal grant to the abbey of Bec of £100 yearly.
1177-8, Henry married Matilda.
1178, Henry witnessed a charter of his mother of the gift of
the manor of Snargate to Robertsbridge abbey, Sussex: “my father William Earl
of Arundel, my mother Queen Adeliza, my husband John Count of Eu, my brother
Godfrey, and my daughters Matilda and Margaret [who were all deceased.]
1180, Henry confirmed a charter to the monks of Robertsbridge the
whole fee of Fodilande, which they bought from Reginald de Meneriis and Maud
his wife. (S) Report on the Manuscripts of Lord de L’Isle, V1, 1925, P37.
1181, Assize of Arms: “And every knight shal have as many
shirts of mail, helmets, shields, and lances … “ … Henry, count of Eu wrote the
he had 6.5 knights enfeoffed on his demesne and gave their names. (S) Feudal
Assessments, Keefe, 1983, P205.
12/1182, Henry, count of Eu, a member of the assizes of
Christmas Court at Caen, France. (S) Feudal Assessments, Keefe, 1983, P104.
3/11/1183, Henry, 6th Count of Eu, Baron of Hastings, Sussex;
died, buried at Foucarmont.
Charter of Henry II confirming to the church of St. Mary, Eu, a gift of Henry
count of Eu, son of count John. (S) Cal. of Doc.’s Preserved in France, V1,
Round, 1899, P525.
9/3/1189, Richard I succeeded King Henry II of England.
Maud married 2nd Henry de Stuteville. (S)
Plantegenet Ancestry, Richardson, P292.
1207, Maud [de Longueville – as she is known by the French] died.
(S) Yorkshire Arch. And Topo. Journal, V9, 1886, P276, P300. (S)
Court, Household and Itinerary of King Henry II, Eyton, 1878.
Child of Osbert and Maud:
i. Peter de Preaux, born ~1175 in England. Child of Henry and Maud: i. Ralph de Hastings, born ? in England.
1186, Ralph died as a minor, his sister Alice his heir.
ii. Guy de Hastings, born ? in England.
1185, Guy died as a minor.
iii. Alice de Hasting (94559171), born ~1182 in Sussex, England.