Petronella Longespee, nun at Bradenstoke?

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About Petronella Longespee, nun at Bradenstoke?

FMG: FMG: England, Earls Created 1138-1143:—
"PETRONILLA Longespee (-buried Bradenstoke Priory). The Book of Lacock names “Petronillam” second in a list of the daughters of “Guillelmo Longespe”, adding that she died “in virginitate” and was buried “apud Bradenestok”.[1799]" — Annals of Lacock Abbey, Appendix I, Book of Lacock, p. iii.
Note: That isn't much to go on, but it does suggest that she took the veil.

Wikitree: Petronella Longespée (1209)

  • Citing FMG and the following:
  • Douglas Richardson. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 5 vols, ed. Kimball G. Everingham. Salt Lake City: the author, 2013, Vol. III, pp. 599ff.
  • Oxford Oxford Dictionary of National Biography: 'Longespée [ Lungespée ], William, third earl of Salisbury', 2004, revised online 2010, available online via some libraries.
  • William Lisle Bowles and John Gough Nichols. Annals and Antiquities of Lacock Abbey, pub. John Bowyer Nichols and Son, London, 1835, p. 33.
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Petronella Longespee, nun at Bradenstoke?'s Timeline

of Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
May 28, 1938
Age 729
November 17, 1938
Age 729
May 19, 1954
Age 745
possibly Bradenstoke Priory, likey Bradenstoke, Wiltshire, England
Bradenstoke Priory, Bradenstoke, Wiltshire, England