Biography of Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk

Timeline

Around 1182 Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk was born to Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk and Ida Tosny Countess Norfolk.

Around 1209 Roger Bigod 4th Earl Norfolk was born to Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk and Maud Marshal Countess Norfolk, Countess Surrey.

Around 1211 Hugh Bigod was born to Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk and Maud Marshal Countess Norfolk, Countess Surrey.

Around 1212 Isabel Bigod was born to Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk and Maud Marshal Countess Norfolk, Countess Surrey.

Around 1215 Ralph Bigod was born to Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk and Maud Marshal Countess Norfolk, Countess Surrey.

Magna Carta

On 15 Jun 1215 John "Lackland" I King England met with his Baron's at Runnymede where he agreed to the terms of the Magna Carta which attempted to reduce the King's authority through political reform. Those who signed as surety included:
Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk,
his son Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk,
Henry Bohun 1st Earl Hereford,
Richard Clare 3rd Earl Hertford,
his son Gilbert Clare 5th Earl Gloucester, 4th Earl Hertford,
William "The Younger" Marshal 2nd Earl Pembroke, !.

In 1221 Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk succeeded 3rd Earl Norfolk (2C 1141). Maud Marshal Countess Norfolk, Countess Surrey by marriage Earl Norfolk (2C 1141).

On 18 Feb 1225 Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk died.

Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk and Maud Marshal Countess Norfolk, Countess Surrey were married.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Bigod

Descent

Kings Franks: Great x 13 Grand Son of Charles "Charlemagne aka Great" King Franks, King Lombardy, Holy Roman Emperor

Kings France: Great x 4 Grand Son of Henry I King France

Ancestry

Father: Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk

GrandFather: Hugh Bigod 1st Earl Norfolk

Great GrandFather: Roger Bigod

Great GrandMother: Adeliza Tosny

Great Great GrandFather: Robert Tosny

Great Great Great GrandFather: Raoul Tosny

Great Great GrandMother: Adeliza Plessis

Great Great Great GrandFather: Osulf "fil France" Plessis

GrandMother: Juliana Vere

Great GrandFather: Aubrey II Vere

Great Great GrandFather: Aubrey I Vere

Great Great GrandMother: Beatrice Unknown

Mother: Ida Tosny Countess Norfolk

GrandFather: Ralph Tosny

Great GrandFather: Roger Tosny

Great Great GrandFather: Raoul Tosny

Great Great Great GrandFather: Raoul Tosny

Great Great Great GrandMother: Isabelle Montfort

Great Great GrandMother: Alice Northumbria

Great Great Great GrandFather: Waltheof Northumbria 1st Earl Northampton, 1st Earl Huntingdon

Great GrandMother: Ida aka Gertrude Hainault

GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger

Great GrandFather: Robert Beaumont-Roger 2nd Earl Leicester

Great Great GrandFather: Robert Beaumont-Roger 1st Earl Leicester, Count Meulan

Great Great Great GrandFather: Roger "Bearded" Beaumont-Roger

Great Great Great GrandMother: Adeline Meulan

Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Capet Countess Leicester, Count Meulan, Countess Surrey

Great Great Great GrandFather: Hugh "Great" Capet

Great Great Great GrandMother: Adelaide Vermandois I Count Vermandois

Great GrandMother: Amice Gael Countess Leicester

Great Great GrandFather: Raoul Gael

Great Great Great GrandFather: Ralph de Gael Earl East Anglia

Great Great Great GrandMother: Emma Fitzosbern Countess East Anglia