|Norman DE VERDUN of Farnham Royal & Alton
(Bef 1109-Bef 1153)
Norman DE VERDUN of Farnham Royal & Alton 1
- Born: Before 1109, Farnham Royal, Eton, Buckinghamshire, England
- Died: Before 1153, Alton Castle, Cheadle, Staffordshire, England
Compiler's 29 x great-grandfather
The Leicestershire Survey, dated to [1124/29], records "in Hallested Normannus de Verdun" in Tilton Hundred. The 1130 Pipe Roll records "Normano de Verduim" exempted in Staffordshire and "pro terra patris sui" in Leicestershire. “…Normannus de Verdune…” witnessed the undated charter under which "Enisanus et Ernaldus filius meus" donated "ecclesiam S. Ulfadi de Stanes" to Kenilworth. 2
Norman married Lesceline DE CLINTON, daughter of Geoffrey DE CLINTON, Lord Chamberlain, and Lesceline. (Lesceline DE CLINTON was born in Kenilworth Castle, Warwick, Warwickshire, England and died after 1155.)
1 A General and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerages of England, Ireland, and Scotland, extinct, dormant, and in abeyance..., John Burke, p. 534.
2 Foundation for Medieval Genealogy: Norman de Verdun.