William PEVEREL, II
- Born: Abt 1065, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
- Died: 16 May 1106, , , England
Ancestral File Number: V9TC-CH.
The Political History of England, Vol II, George Burton Adams Longmans Green and Co, 1905, Ch X, p217:
 "It is natural to suppose that the many barons who now declared against the king, and fortified their castles, were influenced by a knowledge of Robert's action, or at least by a knowledge that it was coming. No one of these was of the rank of earl. William Peverel, Ralph Lovel, and Robert of Lincoln, William Fitz John, William of Mohun, Ralph Paganel, and William Fitz Alan, are mentioned by name as holding castles against the king, besides a son of Robert's and Geoffrey Talbot who were at Bristol, and Walkelin Maminot who held Dover. The movement was confined to the southwest, but as a beginning itwas not to be neglected..."
p220: "...Stephen had sent a small reinforcement under Bernard of Balliol, and Robert of Ferrers was there from Derbyshire, and William Peverel even, though his castles were at the time defying the king in thefurther south..."
p261:  "...William Peverel of the Peak also, who was accused of poisoning the Earl of Chester, and who knew that there were other reasons of condemnation against him, took refuge in a monastery, making profession as a monk when he heard of Henry's approach, and finally fled to the continent and abandoned everything to the king..."
Ancestral File Ver 4.10 B6JG-SG Born Abt 1074, Ver 4.13 V9TC-CH Born Abt 1065 Died 16 May 1106 Vp.