|Death: ||Jun. 30, 1181|
Also known as Hugh le Meschin. Born at Kevelioc, Monmouth, Wales, died at Leek, Staffordshire, England. Son of Ranulf de Gernon and Maude of Glouchester. Became to 3rd Earl of Chester on 16 December 1153, and Vicomte d'Avranches [Normandy] on 16 December 1153. He fought in the Battle of Alnwick on 13 July 1174, where he was taken prisoner by King Henry II. He was deprived of his Earldom, but it was restored in January 1177.
Husband of Bertrade de Montfort, married in 1169, and father of:
Ranulf de Blondeville, 6th Earl of Chester
Hawise of Chester, Countess of Lincoln marr Robert II de Quincy
Matilda of Chester marr David de Huntington
Mabel of Chester marr William d'Aubigney
Agnes of Chester marr William de Ferrers
Ranulf of Gernons (1100 - 1153)
Maud de Caen (1120 - 1189)
Cheshire West and Chester Unitary Authority
Created by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Record added: Feb 25, 2012
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Just found my 26th Great grandfather, he is buried in Chester Cathedral I live here in Chester UK I will look for him next time I go there with real flowers x|
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In Loving Memory of my 23rd Great-grandfather|
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Thinking of you my 23rd great grandfather|
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