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Sir William "Knights Templar" Carrington MP (1313 - 1378)

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Hugues I, comte de Troyes (c.1074 - 1126)

Hugh (c. 1074–1125) was the Count of Champagne from 1093 until his death. When Hugh became a Knight Templar himself in 1124, the Order comprised few more than a dozen knights, and the first Gr...

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Goeffrey (Godfrey) de Saint-Amand (Saint-Omer) (1100 - 1160)

Founder of the Knights of Templar with Hugh des Payens in 1118

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Gui Bordel, commandeur de Bure MP (deceased)

He was commander of the Templar commandery of Bure-les-Templiers. Sources Thierry Leroy , Hugues de Payns: la naissance des Templiers : la mémoire retrouvée , 2011 " Hugues de Pay...

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Thibaud Gaudin, 22nd Templar Grand Master MP (c.1229 - 1292)

Thibaud Gaudin (1229? – April 16, 1292) was the Grand Master of the Knights Templar from August 1291 until his death in April 1292. The history of Thibaud Gaudin within the Order is rather...

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Guillaume de Beaujeu, 21st Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1291)

Guillaume de Beaujeu, aka William of Beaujeu, was the 21st Grand Master of the Knights Templar, from 1273 until his death during the siege of Acre in 1291. He was the last Grand Master to preside in ...

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Thomas Bérard, 20th Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1273)

Thomas Bérard (also Béraud or Bérault) was the 20th Grand Master of the Knights Templar, from 1256 to 1273. He wrote several letters to the King Henry III of England describi...

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Renaud de Vichiers, 19th Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1256)

Renaud de Vichiers was the 19th Grand Master of the Knights Templar from 1250 to 1256. He joined the Knights Templar and was appointed Preceptor of Saint-Jean-d'Acre in 1240 and Master of France ...

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Guillaume de Sonnac, 18th Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1250)

Guillaume de Sonnac was Grand Master of the Knights Templar from 1247 to 1250. Personal life Sonnac was born to a noble family in the French region of Rouergue. No date of birth survives for ...

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Richard de Bures, possible 17th Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1247)

Richard de Bures may have been seventeenth Grand Master of the Knights Templar, from 1245 to 1247, although many sources make no mention of him. It is likely he simply acted as a Master during P�...

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Armand de Périgord, 16th Templar Grand Master MP (1178 - c.1247)

Armand de Périgord (or Hermann de Pierre-Grosse) (1178–1247?) was a descendant of the Counts of Périgord and a Grand Master of the Knights Templar. He was master of the Provi...

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Pierre de Montaigu, 15th Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1232)

Pedro de Montaigu was Grand Master of the Knights Templar from 1218 to 1232. He took part in the Fifth Crusade and was against the Sultan of Egypt's conditions for raising the siege of Damietta. He w...

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Guillaume de Chartres, 14th Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1218)

Guillaume de Chartres (Guillielmus de Carnoto, Willemus de Carnoto) was a grand master of the Knights Templar 1210 – 26 August 1218. He was the son of Nilon III, the Count of Bar-sur-Seine...

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Phillipe de Plessis, 13th Templar Grand Master MP (1165 - 1209)

Philippe du Plessis (1165 – 12 November 1209) was the 13th Grand Master of the Knights Templar. He was born in the fortress of Plessis-Macé, Anjou, France. In 1189 he joined the Third C...

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Gilbert Horal, 12th Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1200)

Gilbert Horal or Erail (died December 1200) was the 12th Grand Master of the Knights Templar. He was born an Aragonaise (from Aragon in Spain), and entered the Templars at a young age. He stayed ...

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Gerard de Ridefort, 10th Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1189)

Gerard of Ridefort (died October 4, 1189) was Grand Master of the Knights Templar from the end of 1184 until his death in 1189. Early life Gerard of Ridefort is thought probably to have been ...

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Arnau de Torroja, 9th Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1184)

Arnold of Torroja (in Catalan, Arnau de Torroja) was a Catalan knight and the ninth Grand Master of the Knights Templar from 1181 until his death in 1184. Personal life While no date of birth...

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St. Bernard of Clairvaux MP (c.1090 - 1154)

" In the name of Jesus Christ, I beg you, go on loving God as I have taught you". Abbot of Clairvaux Bernard de Fontaine , abbé de Clairvaux (1090 ou 1091, château de Fontaine-l&#...

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Bertrand de Blanchefort, 6th Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1169)

Bertrand de Blanchefort (or Blanquefort) was the sixth Grand Master of the Knights Templar, from 1156 until his death in 1169. He is known as a great reformer of the order. Personal life He w...

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André de Montbard, 5th Templar Grand Master MP (c.1097 - 1156)

André de Montbard (5. November c. 1097 – 17 January 1156) was the fifth Grand Master of the Knights Templar and also one of the founders of the Order. The Montbard family came from ...

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Bernard de Tremelay, 4th Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1153)

Bernard de Tramelay (died August 16, 1153) was the fourth Grand Master of the Knights Templar. He was born in the castle of Tramelay near Saint-Claude in the Jura. According to Du Cange, he succe...

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Everard des Barres, 3rd Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1174)

Everard des Barres (also Eberhard von Barres or Eberhard De Bären) (died 1174) was the third Grand Master of the Knights Templar from 1147 to 1151. As Preceptor of the Templars in France f...

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Robert de Craon, 2nd Templar Grand Master MP (b. - 1147)

Robert de Craon (died January 13, 1147) was the second Grand Master of the Knights Templar, from June 1136 until his death. He was born around the turn of the 12th century, the youngest of the th...

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Hugues de Payens, 1st Templar Grand Master MP (c.1070 - 1136)

It is relatively settled that Hugues de Payens , 1st Grand Master of the Order of Knights Templar, was a native of Champagne (France), and a son of Hugues I, seigneur de Montigny . (Thierry Leroy , Hug...

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Infte. D. Felipe de Castilla y León, señor de Valdecorneja MP (c.1231 - c.1274)

Felipe de Castilla De Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre No confundir con Felipe I de Castilla. Felipe de Castilla (1231-1274). Infante de Castilla, fue el séptimo hijo de Fernando III e...

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William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke MP (c.1144 - 1219)

"Sir William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke (1147 – 14 May 1219), also called William the Marshal (Norman French: Williame le Mareschal), was an English (or Anglo-Norman) soldier and statesman. ...

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William Marshal, 2nd Earl of Pembroke MP (c.1190 - 1231)

The eldest son of William Marshall, 1st Earl of Pembroke, and Isabel de Clare. Died without heirs. An excellent biographical article on this family by Catherine Armstrong (1999) may be found here: . ...

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Lord Sir Gilbert le Marshall (Knight Templar), 4th Earl of Pembroke MP (1194 - c.1241)

Gilbert Marshal, 4th Earl of Pembroke (1194 – 27 June 1241) was the third son of William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke and Isabel de Clare, 4th Countess of Pembroke, the daughter of Richard de C...

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Geoffrey de Mandeville (c.1066 - 1144)

Birth: unknown Death: 1164 Burial: Temple Church London Greater London, England GEOFFREY ([1100/05]-Mildenhall, Suffolk 14 or 16 Sep 1144, bur 1163 New Temple Church). The Genealogia Fundator...

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Geoffrey de Mandeville, Earl of Essex MP (1092 - 1144)

GEOFFREY de Mandeville, son of WILLIAM de Mandeville & his wife [Margaret de Rie] ([1100/05]-Mildenhall, Suffolk 14 or 16 Sep 1144, bur 1163 New Temple Church). The Genealogia Fundatoris of Tintern Abb...

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Friedrich II, Graf von Brehna und Wettin MP (c.1142 - 1221)

Summary for Friedrich II, Graf von Brehna und Wettin Parents: Father: Friedrich I (27 February 1142 / 19 May 1145 - 4 January 1191), Graf von Brehna (1156-1191) Mother: Hedwig of Moravia, d. 19...

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Philippe de Milly, 7th Templar Grand Master MP (c.1120 - 1171)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Grand Master Order of Knights Templar 1169-1171 Philip of Milly (c. 1120 – April 3, 1171), also known as Philip of Nablus, was a baron in the Kingdom of...

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Afonso I o Conquistador, rei de Portugal MP (1110 - 1185)

(English) Afonso I de Portugal Origem: Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre. Ordem: 1.º Monarca de Portugal Cognome: O Conquistador Início do Reinado: 5 de Dezembro de 1143...

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Jacques de Molay, Knight Templar (Last Grand Master) MP (1244 - 1314)

Born in Vitrey, Department of Haute Saone, France in the year 1244. At the age of 21, DeMolay joined the Order of Knights Templar. The Knights Templar was an organization sanctioned by the Roman Cath...

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Foulques V le Jeune, comte de Anjou et roi de Jérusalem MP (1089 - 1143)

Foulques V "le Jeune" de Anjou Knight Templar, King of Jerusalem 1131 - 1142/3 9th Count of Anjou 1109 - 1129 b 1089 to 1092 d 13 Nov 1142/3, Plains of Acre, Holy Land (died from riding accident)...

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Robert de Sablé, 11th Templar Grand Master MP (c.1150 - 1193)

Robert de Sablé was the Grand Master of the Knights Templar from 1191 to 1193 and Lord of Cyprus from 1191 to 1192. Contents [hide] 1 Personal life 2 Military record 2.1 Angevin Civil Wa...

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Odo (Eudes) de Saint-Amand, 8th Templar Grand Master MP (c.1110 - 1179)

Eudes de Saint-Amand (11??-1180) Master of the Order from 1171 to 1180. Originating from the province of Limousin, Eudes de Saint-Amand was Marshal of the Order when he was elected to succeed Phili...

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Roger le Bigod, 2nd Earl of Norfolk MP (1150 - 1221)

Surety of the Magna Carta Roger Bigod, 2nd Earl of Norfolk From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Roger Bigod (c. 1144/1150 – 1221) was the son of Hugh Bigod, 1st Earl of Norfolk and his ...

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Richard d'Harcourt, Seigneur de Renneville MP (c.1085 - 1162)

Richard de Harcourt Knight Templar ; Children of The Robert and (Colede) Colette are: i. Richard de HARCOURT Knight Templar, born Abt. 1085 in Harcourt, Normandy, France

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Johannes Vicecomes (Knight Templar) N. de Strivelyn MP (1192 - 1270)

Johannes Vicecomes de Strivelyn b. 1192 est. d. AFT 1270 4th of Cadder. Prop. of Ochiltree. Crusader, Knight Templar. Alive in 1246 (d. 1241 acc. to Lavinia) G21, ID=1876

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Hoston de St Omer, Master Templar "Best Knight in Jerusalem" MP (1141 - 1166)

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Robert de Ros, 1st Lord Ros of Helmsley MP (c.1172 - 1226)

Robert de Ros, 1st Lord Ros of Helmsley (c.1170 - 1226) son of Everard de Ros (c.1148. -1183) and Rohese Trussebut (c. 1136 - ?) married Isabella of Scotland, daughter of William 'the Lion' I of Scot...

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Roger Bigod, I, Earl of East Anglia MP (1060 - 1107)

CURATOR's NOTE (from Pam Wilson, 6 Sept 2010): Roger I Bigod (Bigot), Seigneur ("Earl") of Norfolk/ East Anglia probably son of Robert Bigod, Chamberlain to King William I (the Conqueror), and a da...

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Robert "the Chamberlain" Bigod MP (1015 - 1071)

Robert le Bigod was a poor Knight who gained the favour of William, Duke of Normandy, by informing him of the intended treachery of William Werlenc, Count of Mortain. Robert held the lands of Malitot, ...

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Gilbert de Lacy, 4th Baron Lacy, Knight Templar MP (1090 - 1163)

Wikipedia Entry for Gilbert de Lacy

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