Lord Athon De COURTENAY
- Born: Abt 985-1008, Courtenay, Loiret, Galinois, France
- Married: Abt 1030-1033, , , France
- Died: Aft 1000
Other names for Athon were COURTENAY Lord and Josceline.
Ancestral File Number: 9FPL-RS. User ID: 302555136.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1981, Micropaedia, VolIII, p197, Courtenay: "Name of an old English family, Earls of Devon, whose first known ancestor, Athon, was Lord of Courtenay in Gatinais, France, Abt 1010. A branch flourished in England from the mid-12th century, and its claim to the Earldomof Devon, recognized in 1335, stemmed from the marriage of Robert de Courtenay (Died 1242) with Mary de Redvers, daughter of William, Earl of Devon. The main line was extinguished in the Wars of the Roses, but a member of a subsidiary branch,supporting the Tudors, was granted the earldom in 1485..."
Ancestral File Ver 4.10 9FPL-RS Born Abt 985 Of Courtenay Loiret France Mar Abt 1030 France.
INTERNATIONAL GENEALOGICAL INDEX
IGI Birth 7328501-90-822909 Jocelin DE COURTENAY Father Athan DE COURTENAY 1045 Courtenay Loiret France.
Athon married Mrs Courtenay Athon De about 1030-1033 in , , France. (Mrs Courtenay Athon De was born about 1000 in Courtenay, Loiret, Galinois, France.)