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Gilbert [Gislebert] was "surnamed Crispin [for his tightly curled hair], earl of Brionne, in Normandy." He succeeded his father at Brionne as well as at Eu. However, after the death of his father,…Continue
Started by Madehlinne. Last reply by Blain James Mercer May 23.
Aristocracy The upper tiers of the aristocracy held almost half of the land in England, while another half was held by 190 lay tenants-in-chief. Some of the holdings were huge, and a dozen or so…Continue
Started by Madehlinne. Last reply by James P. LaLone May 7.
Walter III Tirel [also spelled Tyrell, Thurold, Turold; French Gaultier or Gautier Tirel] (abt. 1060-1136), was an Anglo-Norman nobleman. He is infamous for his involvement in the death of King…Continue
Started by Madehlinne Nov 7, 2011.