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  • ID: I24392
  • Name: Richard d' AVRANCHES , 2nd Earl of Chester 1
  • Sex: M
  • ALIA: 03rd\2nd Earl of /Chester/, Richard d'Avranches
  • Birth: ABT 1094 in Chester, Cheshire, England 2
  • Death: 25 NOV 1120 in Sinking of the White Ship (Blanche Nef) (dsp legit) 1
  • Note:
    EARLDOM OF CHESTER (III, 2)

    RICHARD) EARL OF CHESTER, also VICOMTE D'AVRANCHFS &C., in Normandy, only son and heir, aged 7 years at his father's death. He married, in 1115, Maud, daughter of Stephen, COUNT OF BLOIS, by Adelaide, daughter of WILLIAM 1. He died s.p. legit., 25 November 1120, being drowned, together his wife, her cousin William (the only son and heir apparent of the King), and a vast number of the nobility, by the shipwreck of the "Blanche Nef," off Barfleur. [Complete Peerage III:165-6, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)]




    Father: Hugh "Lupus" d' AVRANCHES , 1st Earl of Chester b: ABT 1047 in Avranches, Manche, Normandy, France
    Mother: Ermentrude de CLERMONT b: ABT 1066 in Clermont-en-Beauvais, Oise, Picardy, France

    Marriage 1 MISTRESS b: ABT 1097
      Children
      1. Has Children Adam d' AVRANCHES b: ABT 1114 in Chester, Cheshire, England

      Marriage 2 Maud de BLOIS b: ABT 1095 in Blois, Loir-et-Cher, Orleanais/Centre, France
      • Married: 1115 1

      Sources:
      1. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
        Page: III:165-166
      2. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
        Page: III:165-166
        Text: 7 years old at father's death 1101
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