Lucy FitzWalter of Gloucester

1136–1220 (Age 84)
Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England

The Life of Lucy

When Lucy FitzWalter of Gloucester was born in 1136, in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, her father, Miles FitzWalter of Gloucester 1st Earl of Hereford, was 39 and her mother, Sibyl de Neufmarché, was 43. She married Herbert FitzHerbert of Blaen Llyfni in 1176, in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1220, in Llanthony Secunda Priory, Gloucestershire, England, at the age of 84, and was buried in Llanthony Secunda Priory, Gloucestershire, England.

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Family Time Line

Herbert FitzHerbert of Blaen Llyfni
1125–1204
Lucy FitzWalter of Gloucester
1136–1220
Marriage: 1176
William Fitzherbert
1152–1178
Reginald FitzHerbert
1156–1202
Lucy FitzHerbert
1160–
Piers Fitz Herbert
1163–1235
Matthew FitzHerbert
1166–1231
Isabel FitzHerbert
1168–
Mary FitzHerbert
1172–
Petronilla FitzHerbert
1176–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1176
Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
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World Events (1)

1215 · Magna Carta

Age 79

King John of England agreed to a charter of rights called the Magna Carta. The document was originally drafted by the Archbishop of Canterbury to establish peace between King John and a group of rebel barons. The Magna Carta was completed in 1215 and is now considered to be one of the greatest constitutional documents of all time.

Name Meaning

Irish: altered spelling of the Anglo-Norman French patronymic Fitzwalter ‘son of Walter’ ( see Walter ). Compare Fitzgerald .

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

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BIO

BIO: from http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL.htm#MilesGloucesterHereforddied1143A as of 2/1/2016 LUCY (before 1143-[1219/20] or after, bur Lanthony Priory, Gloucester). T …

Sources (3)

  • Book - Collectanea Topography
  • Genealogies.
  • Legacy NFS Source: Lucy de Gloucester -

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