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  • ID: I00386
  • Name: William IV The Younger de BRAOSE , Lord Bramber 1
  • Sex: M
  • ALIA: William de /Brewes/, Lord of Bramber
  • Birth: ABT 1175 in of Bramber, Sussex, England & Gower, Wales 1
  • Death: 1210 in Corfe, Windsor, England 1
  • Note:
    William de Braose, born perhaps c1175, died Corfe or Windsor Castle 1210, of starvation by order of King John, son of William de Braose, died 1211, Lord of Bramber, Sussex, by his wife Maud de St Valery. [Magna Charta Sureties]

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    William did not accompany King Richard on Crusade but fought with King John against Philip in Normandy (1203/4). King John demanded William as a hostage for his father's loyalty in 1208. His mother Maud refused and the fled to Ireland. In 1210 John prepared an expedition to Ireland. Maud and William escaped Ireland, but were apprehended in Scotland. William the father was in Wales at the time. It is believed that Maud and William were starved to death at Windsor Castle (Some say Corfe).

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    William, who perished by starvation with his mother at Windsor m. Maud, dau. of the Earl of Clare, with whom he had the town of Buckingham, in frank marriage, and left a son, John. [Sir Bernard Burke, Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited and Extinct Peerages, Burke's Peerage, Ltd., London, England, 1883, p. 72, Braose, Baron Braose, of Gower]




    Father: William III de BRAOSE , 11th Lord Abergavenny b: 1153 in Bramber, Steyning, Sussex, England
    Mother: Maud\Maude de ST. VALERY b: 1155 in Isleworth, Middlesex, England

    Marriage 1 Maud de FAY , Heiress of Bromley b: ABT 1207 in Bromley, Poplar, Surrey, England
    • Married: in Questionable marriage 2
    • Divorced: 1197
    • Divorced:

    Marriage 2 Maud de CLARE , heiress of Buckingham b: ABT 1177 in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, England
    • Married: BEF 1196 in 2nd husband 3
    Children
    1. Has Children Maud de BRAOSE , Heiress of Tavistock b: ABT 1196 in Tavistock, Barnstaple, Devon, England
    2. Has Children John de BRAOSE , Lord of Bramber & Gower b: ABT 1197 in Gower, Glamorganshire, Wales
    3. Has No Children Walter de BRAOSE b: BEF 1210 in Bramber, Sussex, England

    Sources:
    1. Title: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr, 5th Edition, 1999
      Page: 28A-2
    2. Title: The Plantagenet Ancestry, by William Henry Turton, 1968
      Page: 133
      Text: no date given
    3. Title: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr, 5th Edition, 1999
      Page: 28a-2
      Text: no date, doesn't even indicate 1st/2nd husband
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