Countess Lucia de Spalding Countess Of Chester

23 May 1074–from 8 January 1136 to 7 January 1137 (Age 61)
Spalding, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Lucia

Countess Lucia de Spalding Countess Of Chester was born on 23 May 1074, in Spalding, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Sheriff Thorold de Bukenhale of Lincolnshire and Beatrice de Mallet. She married Roger de Roumare in 1095, in Spalding, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died from 8 January 1136 to 7 January 1137, in Chester, Cheshire, England, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Ranulf le Meschin, 3rd Earl of Chester
1070–1129
Countess Lucia de Spalding Countess Of Chester
1074–1136
Marriage: about 1100
Alice of Chester
1094–1128
William Mescines Earl of Cambridge
Agnes de Meschines of Chester
1097–1128
Ranulph de Gernon
1100–1153

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1100
children

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Parents and Siblings

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    Countess Lucia de Spalding Countess Of Chester

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World Events (3)

1086 · Domesday Book

Age 12

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

Age 22

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.
1106 · The Battle of Tichebray

Age 32

King Henry I defeated and captured his brother, Robert of Normandy, at the Battle of Tinchebray in 1106. Robert remained in captivity until his death in 1134.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

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Story Highlight

Lucy Taillebois (d 1138)

BIO: from http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISHNOBILITYMEDIEVAL3.htm#LucyM3RanulfChester LUCY (-1138, bur Spalding). According to a charter of Henri Duke of Normandy (later Henry II King of Englan …

Sources (3)

  • History And Antiquities Of The County Of Northampton Baker Vol 1 - by George Baker
  • The Parentage of Countess Lucy Made Plain - Katharine S. B. Keats-Rohan (University of Oxford)
  • Ranulf le Meschin and Lucy de Bolingbroke in Ancestral Roots of Certain Amercian Colonists, Line 132A, Nos. 26-27 [See document in the Memories section]

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