Sir Peter Gunter of Burgundy

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Sir Peter Gunter, Sir Knight

Birthplace: Normandy, France
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Renaud I de Bourgogne and Adeliza of Normandy, comtesse de Bourgogne
Husband of Jane de Saint Awbrey
Father of Sir William Gunter
Brother of Greve av Bourgogne Guillaume I 'Le Grand' de Bourgogne, comte palatin de Bourgogne; Gui de Brionne, comte de Vernon et Brionne; Hugh Viscount de Bourgogne; Foulques de Bourgogne and Alberada of Buonalbergo

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About Sir Peter Gunter of Burgundy

Sir Peter GUNTER, Knight, was born abt 1034 in Normandy, France. He married Jane (Joan) Awbrey, daughter of Sir Reginald Awbrey, married at Tregunter, Brecon, Wales. She was born ca 1035 in Aber-Cynrig, Brecon, Wales. Sir Peter was known as the "Knight of the golden glove" so called from the three 'gauntlets or,' which he bore upon his sable shield-bearings, who aided in the subjugation of Wales in the fourth year of William Rufus and is also stated to have previously followed the fortunes of the Conqueror himself. Sir Peter's motto was "Fai y Gallo" (As he may), which has been ever since retained by the Gunters.

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Sir Peter Gunter of Burgundy's Timeline

Normandy, France
Age 35
Gunterstone, Breconshire, , Wales
Age 59