John de Bosco

Brief Life History of John

When John de Bosco was born in 1047, in Normandy, France, his father, Richard de Bosco, was 46 and his mother, Mrs Richard de Bosco, was 21. He married Mrs. Adela de Vexin before 1070, in England. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1096, in England, at the age of 49.

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John de Bosco
Mrs. Adela de Vexin
Marriage: before 1070
Richard de Bois

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1066 · Battle of Hastings

Battle of Hastings was fought between the Norman-French army and the battle-wary English army on October 14, 1066. Duke William of Normandy believed he was the rightful king rather than Harold, who had been crowned king several months earlier. Harold was killed in battle and William was crowned king on Christmas Day 1066.

1086 · Domesday Book

Domesday Book is Britain's earliest extant public record with information containing land surveys and landholdings commissioned by William I. The book was completed in 1086.

1096 · The Crusades

A series of religious wars between Christians and Muslims, known as the Crusades, occurred between 1096 and 1291, and played a large role in European Christian dominance in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Indian Dilip, Anirban, Gopal, Alok, Anindya, Arunava, Asit, Asok, Dibyendu, Goutam, Indra, Indranil.

Indian: variant of Dey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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