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Phillipe de Braose 2nd Lord of Bramber
Aenor de Totnes
(Abt 1084-)
Mile de Pîtres 1st Earl of Hereford, and Constable of England
(Abt 1092-1143)
Sibyl de Neufmarché
(Abt 1096-After 1143)
William de Braose 3rd Baron Bramber. Lord Brecknock, Abergavenny
(After 1100-1189)
Bertha of Hereford
(Abt 1130-)
Reynold de Braose
(Abt 1182-1227)


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Grecia de Briwere

Renold de Braose

  • Born: Abt 1182, Bramber, Sussex, England
  • Marriage: Grecia de Briwere 737
  • Died: 5 May 1227-9 Jun 1228, Brecon, Breconshire, Wales about age 45 141
  • Buried: St. John's, Brecon, Breconshire, Wales

bullet  General Notes:

Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 132C:29, 177:7 160

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Background Information. 141
Reynold de Broase was the third son of William de Broase and Bertha de Pîtres. He was the younger brother of William de Braose who married Maud de St. Valery, and heir to his older brother Giles de Broase.

Reynold had sezin of his father's land 26 May 1216, but he gave Bramber to his nephew John, son and heir to the first brother William. Reynold married Grecia de Briwere, daughter and coheir to her father William de Briwere by Beatrice de Vaux. Reynold's second wife was Gwladus Du, daughter of Llewelyn ap Iorwerth, Prince of North Wales by his 2nd wife, Joan, the natural daughter of King John.
~Cokayne's Complete Peerage, 2nd Edition, (Abergavenny), Vol. I, p. 22

• Background Information. 737
Reginald de Braose was the heir of his brother Giles de Braose, bishop of Hereford. Giles had sided with the barons against King John. Giles held the ancestral lands, but in King John's last year of his reign, gave them to Reginald, the younger brother because he was angry that Giles side with the barons.

Reginald de Broase had his grant confirmed by King Henry III, and he had livery of the castle and honor of Totness, with the honor of Barnstaple, having had previously possession of other estates. He married Gracia, daughter of William de Bruere, and died in 1221. He was succeeded by his son, William de Broase.
~Burke's A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages, pg. 72

Renold married Grecia de Briwere, daughter of William de Briwere Lord and Béatrix de Vaux.737 (Grecia de Briwere was born about 1186 in Devonshire, England and died in 1223 in England.)

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