Waldron de St. Clare
Guillaume de Braose 1st Lord of Bramber
(Abt 1049-1093/1096)
Agnès de St. Clare

Philipe de Braose 2nd Lord of Bramber
(Cir 1060/1070-Cir 1131/1139)


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Philipe de Braose 2nd Lord of Bramber

  • Born: Cir 1060-1070, Brieuze Castle, Falaise, Calvados, France
  • Marriage: Aenor de Totnes 160
  • Died: Cir 1131-1139, Palestine at age 71

bullet  General Notes:

~Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 177:5, 194:5 William de Braose, of Brecknock, Abergavenney and Gower, first Baron of Gwentland, son of Philip de Broase of Bramer, Sussex and Philip's wife Aenor, daughter and heir of Juhel de Totenis, son of Alved, Lord of Barnstable and Totnes. 160

~The Medieval English Ancestors of Certain Americans, p. 39, he conquered Radnor and Cantref of Builth in Wales. He may have died in Jerusalem. 722

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Background Information. 726
Philip de Braose was the son and heir of Willam and his wife Agnes. He was born about 1075. He married Anor, daughter and co-heir of Judhel, (or Judael de Totnais) of Totnes. He went to Jerusalem and most likely died there.

~Fenwick Allied Ancestry, "pedigree 105," p. 136

• Background Information. 737
Phillip de Braose was the son of William de Braose who came into England with the Conqueror. He killed his father, and his son, William, married Berta, daughter of Milo de Gloucester, Earl of Hereford, and coheir of her brother William, Earl of Hereford, by whom he acquired Brecknock, with other extensive territorial possession.

~Burke's A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages, p. 72

• Web Reference: Charles Cawley's Medieval Lands, Philip de Briouse.
A charter dated 1073 recorded the donation by "Braiosa Willelmus" to St Nicholas of Bramber, confirmed by "Phylippo filio eius" [Marchegay, P. 'Les prieurés anglais de Saint-Florent près Saumur', Bibliothèque de l'Ecole des Chartes (1879) Tome XL, 3, p. 165]. The Chronicle of Battle Abbey records that "Willelmus cognomento de Braiosa" donated property to Battle abbey, later confirmed by "Philippus de Braiosa, coram patre suo Willelmo prædicto" [Chronicon Monasterii de Bello (London, 1846), pp. 35-6]. The 1130 Pipe Roll records "Philippo de Braiose" in Sussex [Pipe Roll 31 Hen I (1129/30), Sussex, p. 72].

Philipe de Braose maried Eleanor, daughter of Judhel de Totnes, Lord of Barnstaple and his wife _____de Piquigny. "Philippus de Brausia" confirmed the donations to the church of Saints Gervais et Protais de Briouze, by "pater eius Guillemus de Brausia", by charter dated 5 Jan (circa 1096), with the consent of "uxor eius Aanor et Guillelmus filius suus" [Saint-Florent Saumur (Chartes normandes), 20, p. 688]. "Willielmus de Braosa" confirmed donations to Barnstaple Priory by "Johelis avi sui" by undated charter [Dugdale Monasticon V, Barnstaple Priory, Devonshire, V, p. 198].

Philipe married Aenor de Totnes, daughter of Jadhael de Totnes and Mademoiselle de Picquigny.160 (Aenor de Totnes was born about 1084 in Barnstaple, Devonshire, England.)


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