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Laurette de Braose

Also Known As: "Countess of Leicester"
Birthdate: (90)
Birthplace: Bramber, Sussex, England
Death: March 4, 1266 (86-94)
Hackington, Canterbury, England UK
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William III de Braose, 4th Lord of Bramber and Maud (Matilda) de Saint-Valéry
Wife of Robert "Fitz-Parnell" de Breteuil, 4th Earl of Leicester
Sister of Flandrina de Braose; Roger de Braose; Susan de Braose; Thomas de Braose; Maud de Braose and 10 others

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About Laurette de Braose

Laurette de Braose

daughter of William III de Braose and Mathilde de Saint-Valery married Robert de Breteuil Earl of Leicester

http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISHNOBILITYMEDIEVAL3.htm#_Toc286526791

LAURETTE (-Hackington 4 Mar [1266 or after]). Her parentage is confirmed by the Testa de Nevill which includes a writ of King John dated 1212 recording that "Willelmus de Brause" granted "manerium de Taustock" in Devon to "comiti Leycestrie in maritagium cum filia sua"[1209]. Robert son of Parnel, Earl of Leicester, donated property to the abbey of Lire for the soul of Loreta his wife, by charter dated to [1190/1204][1210]. She became a recluse at Hackington, near Canterbury, before Feb 1221[1211]. The necrology of Lyre monastery records the death "4 Mar" of "Laureta comitissa"[1212].

m ROBERT de Breteuil "FitzPernel" Earl of Leicester, son of ROBERT de Beaumont Earl of Leicester & his wife Pernelle de Grantmesnil (-20/21 Oct 1204, bur Leicester Abbey). See http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL.htm#RobertBeaumontLeicesterdied1204


see Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loretta_de_Braose,_Countess_of_Leicester


Primary sources needed. FMG MedLands database does not show this person as a child of John de Braose and Margaret of Wales (verch Llewellyn).

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Laurette de Braose's Timeline

1176
1176
Bramber, Sussex, England
1266
March 4, 1266
Age 90
Canterbury, England UK
1933
September 2, 1933
Age 90
September 2, 1933
Age 90
September 2, 1933
Age 90
September 2, 1933
Age 90
September 6, 1933
Age 90
September 6, 1933
Age 90
September 6, 1933
Age 90