Herverus de Dereham, Battle of Hastings (c.1045 - 1086) MP

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Nicknames: "Herocines Watter"
Birthplace: Normandy, France
Death: Died in West Dereham, Downham, Norfolk, England
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About Herverus de Dereham, Battle of Hastings

  • Also known as Herocines Watter, came to England with William the Conquerer in 1065 or 1066 and was at Battle of Hastings.
  • Hervius is unquestionably proved by Sir James Ware and William Roberts, Esq., Ulster King of Arms in the reign of Charles I (1625-1649). and by the indisputable authority of ancient records, to be the true and direct ancestor of this family. He accompanied the Conqueror in his expedition to England and obtained large possessions in the Counties of Norfolk, Suffolk and Lancaster, in which he was succeeded by Hervius Walter, his son, having also a daughter, Alicia, who became the wife of Ormus Magnus. (Kin of Mellcene Thurman Smith, page 945)
  • among those who came over with William the Conqueror from Normandy to England, in 1066, was a man bearing the name of Herverus. After the great battle of Hastings, this Herverus obtained large possessions in Norfolk, Sufforlk and Lancashire. He had two sons, Walter Herverus & Hamon, and one daughter Alicia, who married Ormus Magnus. ~The Houghton Genealogy, p. 19

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-------------------- Notes for Herverus Walter: Came to England with William the Conquerer in 1066. After the battle, he obtained large grants in Norfolk, Suffolk, and Lancashire.

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Herverus de Dereham, Battle of Hastings's Timeline

1030
1030
Fylde, Lancashire, England
1030
1045
1045
Normandy, France
1060
1060
Age 15
1086
1086
Age 41
West Dereham, Downham, Norfolk, England
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