Biography of William "The Younger" Valence -1282


On 17 Jun 1282 the army of Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford 1243-1295 (38) were ambushed by the Welsh at Llandeilo, Camarthenshire, South West Wales. William "The Younger" Valence -1282 was killed. . Much of Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford 1243-1295 (38) 's army of 1600 men was destroyed.

After 17 Jun 1282 William "The Younger" Valence -1282 was buried at Dorchester Priory, Dorchester, Oxfordshire

After 17 Jun 1282. Monument to William "The Younger" Valence -1282 in Dorchester Priory, Dorchester, Oxfordshire. Early Medieval. Crossed Legs. A particularly fine effigy with some remnants of its original colouring.




William "The Younger" Valence -1282 was born to William Valence 1st Earl Pembroke -1296 and Joan Munchensi Countess Pembroke 1230-1307


Father: William Valence 1st Earl Pembroke -1296

GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan X Count Lusignan, V Count La Marche 1183-1249

1G GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan IX Count Lusignan 1163-1219

2G GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan 1141-1169

3G GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan VIII Count Lusignan 1108-1170

4G GrandFather: Hugh "Brown" Lusignan VII Count Lusignan, II Count La Marche 1065-1151

4G GrandMother: Saracine Lezay Count Lusignan, Count La Marche

3G GrandMother: Bourgogne Dame de Fontenay Taillebourg Count Lusignan

4G GrandFather: Geoffroy de Rancon Taillebourg

GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England 1188-1246

1G GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angoulême 1160-1202

2G GrandFather: William "Taillefer" Angouleme VI Count Angoulême -1179

3G GrandFather: Wulfgrin Angouleme II Count Angoulême -1140

4G GrandFather: William Angouleme V Count Angoulême -1120

4G GrandMother: Vitapoy Benauges Count Angoulême

3G GrandMother: Pontia La Marche Count Angoulême

4G GrandFather: Roger "The Poitevin" Montgomery Viscount Hiemois 1065-1139

4G GrandMother: Almodis La Marche

1G GrandMother: Alice Courtenay Count Angoulême -1218

2G GrandFather: Peter Courtenay 1126-1183

3G GrandFather: Louis "Fat" VI King France 1081-1137

4G GrandFather: Philip "Amorous" I King France 1052-1108

4G GrandMother: Bertha Countholland Queen Consort France 1055-1094

3G GrandMother: Adelaide Savoy Queen Consort France -1154

4G GrandFather: Humbert "Fat" Savoy II Count Savoy 1065-1103

4G GrandMother: Gisela Ivrea Count Savoy

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Unknown

Mother: Joan Munchensi Countess Pembroke 1230-1307

GrandFather: Warin Munchensi -1255