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William de Cantelou, III

Also Known As: "Lord Abergavenny", "William de /Cantilupe/ III Lord", "Baron /Abergavenny/", "Cantilupe"
Birthplace: Calne, Wiltshire, England, (Present UK)
Death: September 25, 1254 (37-38)
Calstone, Wiltshire, England, (Present UK)
Place of Burial: Studley, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of William de Cauntelo, 1st Lord Cauntelo and Millicent de Cauntelo
Husband of Eva de Braose
Father of Joan de Cantelou; John de Cantilupe; Agnes de Cantilupe; Milicent de Cantelou; George de Cantilupe and 3 others
Brother of Juliana de Tregoz; Lady Agnes de Cantilupe; Saint Thomas de Cantelupe, Chancellor of England and Bishop of Hereford; Daughter de Cantelou; Hugh de Cantelou and 1 other

Occupation: Baron of Abergavenny
Managed by: James Fred Patin, Jr.
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About William de Cantelou, III, Baron Abergavenny

Sir William de CANTILUPE (Cantelou) Baron Abergavenny (1216-1254) [Pedigree]

Son of William II de CAUNTILUPE (1180-1251) and Melicent de GURNAY (1183-1260)

   b. ABT 1216, Calne, Wilts, Eng
   r. Caine, Wilts, Eng.
   r. Aston Cant, Warwick, Eng.
   d. 25 Sep 1254, Calstone, Wilts, Eng
   bur. 30 Sep 1254, Studley Priory, Warwick, Eng.

Married first Eva de BRAIOSE (-1255)


Joan de CANTILUPE (-1271) m. Sir Henry de HASTINGS (1235-1268)

Millicent de CANTILUPE (1250-1298) m(1) Eudo (Eon) la ZOUCHE (1244-1279)

References: [AR7],[GENSERV],[CP],[EnglishP],[ConverseA],[RD500]


The book, 'The Thomas Book'

He was also called William de Cantelou.

William de Cantilupe, Baron Abergavenny, was born circa 1228.

He married Eve de Braose, daughter of William de Braose, 6th Baron of Brecknock and Eva Marshall, before 15 February 1247/48.

William died "in the flower of his youth." Simon de Montfort, a close friend of the family, was the chief mourner at William's funeral.

See "My Lines"

( http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cousin/html/p396.htm#i19801 )

from Compiler: R. B. Stewart, Evans, GA

( http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cousin/html/index.htm )

  • Reference:
  • https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Cantilupe-64
  • Sir William "3rd Baron Abergavenny" de Cantilupe formerly Cantilupe
  • Born about 1216 in Aston Cantlow, Warwickshire, Englandmap
  • Son of William (Cantilupe) de Cantilupe and Millicent (Gournay) de Cantilupe
  • Brother of Nichole (Cantilupe) de Lucy, Thomas Cantilupe, Unknown (Cantilupe) Gregonet, John Cantilupe, *
  • Juliana (Cantilupe) de Tregoz,
  • Hugh Cantilupe,
  • Agnes (Cantilupe) de St John
  • Nicholas (Cantilupe) de Cantelou
  • Husband of Eve (Braose) de Cantilupe — married [date unknown] in Calne, Wiltshire, Englandmap
  • Father of Juliane (Cantilupe) de Cantilupe,
  • Sybilla (Cantilupe) de Pauncefort,
  • Joan (Cantilupe) de Hastings,
  • Millicent (Cantilupe) de la Zouche,
  • George (Cantilupe) de Cantelowe
  • Agnes (Cantilupe) de Cantilupe
  • Died about 25 Sep 1254 in Calstone Wellington, Calne, Wiltshire, England

William de Cantilupe (died 1254) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

William de Cantilupe (died 25 September 1254) (anciently Cantelow, Cantelou, Canteloupe, Latinised to de Cantilupo) was feudal baron of Eaton Bray in Bedfordshire, and jure uxoris (in right of his wife Eva de Braose, heiress of the de Braose dynasty of Welsh Marcher Lords ) was feudal baron of Totnes in Devon and Lord of Abergavenny . His chief residences were at Calne in Wiltshire and Aston Cantlow (named after his family), in Warwickshire, until he inherited Abergavenny Castle and the other estates of that lordship. Origins Cantilupe was the eldest son and heir of William de Cantilupe (died 1251) by his wife Millicent de Gournay . His younger brother was Thomas de Cantilupe , Bishop of Hereford and Chancellor of England. Marriage and progeny At some time before 15 February 1248 Cantilupe married Eva de Braose , daughter and heiress of William de Braose (died 1230) by his wife Eva Marshal , daughter of William Marshall, 1st Earl of Pembroke. By his wife he had children including: George de Cantilupe , died 1273, Lord of Abergavenny, only son and heir, married Margaret de Lacy. He died childless, leaving his sisters or their issue as his co-heiresses. Milicent de Cantilupe , died 1299, who married firstly (as his second wife) to John de Montalt, who died in 1273. She remarried to Eudo la Zouche. Joan de Cantilupe, died 1271, who married Henry de Hastings (1225-1268). Death Cantilupe died in 1254. One of the chief mourners at his funeral was Simon de Montfort, a close friend of the family. Notes

Glover's Roll, part 1, B27, William de Canteloupe 

Sanders, I.J. English Baronies: A Study of their Origin and Descent 1086-1327, Oxford, 1960, p. 40 Sanders, I.J. English Baronies: A Study of their Origin and Descent 1086-1327, Oxford, 1960, p. 90 Cal Inq PMs III 1912. Stacey 2004 Kingsford 2004 References Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem. III. London: HMSO . 1912. Kingsford, C.L. (2004). "Hastings, Sir Henry (1235?-1269)" . In Ridgeway. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 26 November 2012. Stacey, Robert C. (2004). "Cantilupe, William (III) de (d. 1254)" . Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 28 November 2012. Further reading Sir Bernard Burke C.B., LL.D., Ulster King of Arms (compiler). (1996). A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire. Baltimore:: Genealogical Publishing Co, pg. 101. Cokayne, G. E. (1912), Gibbs, V., ed., The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, II (new, 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959) ed.), London: The St. Catherine Press Ltd. Frederick Lewis Weis (with additions and corrections by Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. and assisted by David Faris). (1992). Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co, Line 66.29. Lines: 39-29, 39A-29, 93A-28, 232A-32

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William de Cantelou, III, Baron Abergavenny's Timeline

Calne, Wiltshire, England, (Present UK)
Calne, Wiltshire, England
Monmouthshire, England
Calne, Wiltshire, England
Bramber, Sussex, England
March 29, 1252
Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales
September 25, 1254
Age 38
Calstone, Wiltshire, England, (Present UK)
September 30, 1254
Age 38
Studley, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
Bramber, West Sussex, England, United Kingdom