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Aubigny, Philip d' [Philip Daubeney] (d. 1236), knight and royal councillor

Nicholas Vincent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; UK Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Local and Family History. 1179 words.

Aubigny, Philip d' [Philip Daubeney] (d. 1236), knight and royal councillor, was a member of a junior branch of the family of d'Aubigny, native to St Aubin-d'Aubigné (Ille-et-Vilaine),...

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Balliol [Baliol], John de (b. before 1208, d. 1268), magnate and benefactor

G. P. Stell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Local and Family History; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; History; History of Agriculture. 1450 words.

Balliol [Baliol], John de (b. before 1208, d. 1268), magnate and benefactor, was the eldest son and heir of Hugh de Balliol (d. 1229), lord of Barnard Castle in co. Durham and of...

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Balliol, Dervorguilla de, lady of Galloway (d. 1290), noblewoman and benefactor

G. P. Stell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Local and Family History. 894 words.

Balliol, Dervorguilla de, lady of Galloway (d. 1290), noblewoman and benefactor, was a daughter of Alan, lord of Galloway (b. before 1199, d. 1234), and his second wife, Margaret, eldest...

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Beaumont, John, first Viscount Beaumont (1409?–1460), magnate and courtier

John Watts.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Local and Family History; History; History of Agriculture; Social and Cultural History. 1971 words.

Beaumont, John, first Viscount Beaumont (1409?–1460), magnate and courtier, was the elder son and heir of Henry, fifth Baron Beaumont of Folkingham, Lincolnshire (1379/80–1413) and...

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Bigod, Roger, fourth earl of Norfolk (c. 1212–1270), magnate and courtier

Robert C. Stacey.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Local and Family History; History; History of Agriculture; Social and Cultural History. 1063 words.

Bigod, Roger, fourth earl of Norfolk (c. 1212–1270), magnate and courtier, was the eldest son of Hugh (II) Bigod, earl of Norfolk, and his wife, Matilda Marshal (d. 1248). Hugh (III) Bigod...

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Boleyn, Thomas, earl of Wiltshire and earl of Ormond (1476/7–1539), courtier and nobleman

Jonathan Hughes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Local and Family History. 2559 words.

Boleyn, Thomas, earl of Wiltshire and earl of Ormond (1476/7–1539), courtier and nobleman, was probably born at Blickling, Norfolk. The second son of Sir William Boleyn (c.1451–1505),...

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Borthwick, William, fourth Lord Borthwick (b. before 1491, d. in or before 1544), nobleman and courtier

J. R. M. Sizer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Local and Family History. 381 words.

Borthwick, William, fourth Lord Borthwick (b. before 1491, d. in or before 1544), nobleman and courtier, was the son of William Borthwick, third Lord Borthwick (c. 1460–1513?) [see under Bo...

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Brandon, Charles, first duke of Suffolk (c. 1484–1545), magnate, courtier, and soldier

S. J. Gunn.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; UK Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Local and Family History; History; History of Agriculture; Social and Cultural History. 5203 words.

Brandon, Charles, first duke of Suffolk (c. 1484–1545), magnate, courtier, and soldier, was the second but only surviving son of Sir William Brandon (d. 1485) and his wife, Elizabeth Bruyn (null...

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Briouze, Loretta de, countess of Leicester (d. in or after 1266), noblewoman and recluse

Susan M. Johns.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Local and Family History. 693 words.

Briouze, Loretta de, countess of Leicester (d. in or after 1266), noblewoman and recluse, was one of the children of William (III) de Briouze (d. 1211) and Matilda de St Valéry (d. 1210)....

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Brouncker, Henry, third Viscount Brouncker of Lyons (c. 1627–1688)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Local and Family History. 8 words.

See Brouncker, William, second Viscount Brouncker of Lyons

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