|Hugh De Gaunt MONTFORT, IV
Hugh De Gaunt MONTFORT, IV
- Born: Abt 1078, Folkingham, Lincolnshire, England
Ancestral File Number: MQD7-9W.
A History of the Plantagenets, Vol II, The Magnificent Century, Thomas B Costain, 1951, Doubleday & Co
p186: "Simon de Montfort was a Norman. The family name was derived from a small castle called Montfort l' Amauri in the lower corner of the duchy, but the importance of his ancestors was far greater than this might suggest. They traced descent back to Charles the Bald, and one of the warrior counts (all the Montforts were great fighting men) had married an heiress of Evreux with wide possessions as well as illustrious connections..."
Ancestral File Ver 4.10 GQPN-6X Hugh IV De MONTFORT, Ver 4.13 MQD7-9W Hugh De (GAUNT) MONTFORT.
Hugh married Adeline De BEAUMONT, daughter of Count Robert De Beaumont MEULAN, I and Countess Isabel De Vermandois SURREY. (Adeline De BEAUMONT was born about 1124 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England.)
Hugh also married Adeline De Beaumont MEULLENT.