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Robert de Courtenay
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Birth: 1183
Okehampton
Devon, England
Death: Jun. 26, 1242
Devon, England

Robert de Courtenay, died on July 26, 1242 at Iwerne, Dorset, and was buried at the Forde Abbey. Robert was the son and heir of Renaud de Courtenay, of Sutton, Berks (1161). He lost his great possessions in France about 1150 when King Louis VII seized them and granting them to his own youngest brother, Pierre (ancestor of the French Courtenays).
He was the fifth great grandson of King Robert II and Constance of Arles
 
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  Renauld de Courtenay (____ - 1194)
 
Note: Forde Abbey was in Devon until 1842, when it passed to Dorset, and is now within the limits of Chard, Somerset. Find A Grave contributor Todd Whitesides
 
Burial:
Forde Abbey
Thorncombe
West Dorset District
Dorset, England
 
Created by: Mad
Record added: Sep 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58207678
Robert de Courtenay
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Robert de Courtenay
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