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William le Vavasor, Lord of Hazelwood, Knight

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Hazlewood Storiths,Skipton,Yorkshire,England
Place of Burial: Athassel Abbey, Tipperary, Ireland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Mauger le Vavasor and Unknown (Unknown) le Vavasour
Husband of Matilda Perry (Perry) Vavasor
Father of Sir Mauger le Vavasour; Agnes la Vavasour; Sir Robert le Vavasour, Kt., High Sheriff of Lancashire; Hugh le Vavasour and William le Vavasour
Brother of Robert le Vavasor

Occupation: Justiciary of England, Lord of Hazelwood, Knight, judge
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About Sir William le Vavasor

Born: ABT 1146

Died: 29 Jun 1191

Notes: Knight, Lord of Hazelwood, grandson of Domesday tenant, Mauger [Ref: CP XII/2 p231]. 30 Henry II (1184) a judge, and one of the witnesses to the charter of the Abbey of Sawley, York County, refounded by Matilda De Percy, C. Warwick. 1187: held two knights fees of Sir William De Percy. Cokayne, George Edward, Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant. Gloucester: A Sutton, 1982. Foster, Joseph, Pedigrees of the County Families of Yorkshire, Vol I - West Riding, part 4. London: Winfred Head, 1874. LDS Film#0924024.

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Descendant of Malger, Domesday tenant of William de Percy. Nephew and sucessor, by 11669, of Robert fitz Malger, probably son of Robert's brother Malger (see EYC vii, 66-73). Served Henry II as a justice. He died 1189/91 leaving issue Robert and Mauger, who married Agnes, daughter of Walter Polcard of Denton. Roberts' heirs were his daughter Matilda,.....

Keats-Rohan, K.S.B. Domesday Descendants: A Prosopography of Persons Occurring in English Documents 1066-1166. II Pipe Rolls to Cartae Baronum. The Boydell Press, 2002. p. 1134.


William was Lord of Hazelwood and Justiciar of England.
William Le VAVASOUR (Lord of Hazelwood)

Born: ABT 1146

Died: 29 Jun 1191

Notes: Knight, Lord of Hazelwood, grandson of Domesday tenant, Mauger [Ref: CP XII/2 p231]. 30 Henry II (1184) a judge, and one of the witnesses to the charter of the Abbey of Sawley, York County, refounded by Matilda De Percy, C. Warwick. 1187: held two knights fees of Sir William De Percy. Cokayne, George Edward, Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant. Gloucester: A Sutton, 1982. Foster, Joseph, Pedigrees of the County Families of Yorkshire, Vol I - West Riding, part 4. London: Winfred Head, 1874. LDS Film#0924024.

Father: Mauger Le VAVASOUR (Sir)

Mother: ¿?

Married: Matilda PERRY

Children:

1. Robert Le VAVASOUR (Sir High Sheriff)

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Sir William le Vavasor's Timeline

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1131
Yorkshire, England
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1170
Age 39
England, United Kingdom
1191
June 29, 1191
Age 60
Hazlewood Storiths,Skipton,Yorkshire,England
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February 22, 1941
Age 60
February 22, 1941
Age 60
June 26, 1941
Age 60
June 26, 1941
Age 60
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Hazelwood, Yorkshire, England