Biography of Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk

Timeline

Around 1144 Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk was born to Hugh Bigod 1st Earl Norfolk and Juliana Vere.

In 1177 Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk succeeded 2nd Earl Norfolk (2C 1141). Ida Tosny Countess Norfolk by marriage Countess Norfolk (2C 1141).

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

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 Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk died.

Ralph Bigod was born to Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk and Ida Tosny Countess Norfolk.

Roger Bigod was born to Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk and Ida Tosny Countess Norfolk.

Margery Bigod was born to Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk and Ida Tosny Countess Norfolk.

Mary Bigod was born to Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk and Ida Tosny Countess Norfolk.

William Bigod was born to Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk and Ida Tosny Countess Norfolk.

Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk and Ida Tosny Countess Norfolk were married.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Bigod

Ancestry

Father: Hugh Bigod 1st Earl Norfolk

GrandFather: Roger Bigod

GrandMother: Adeliza Tosny

Great GrandFather: Robert Tosny

Great x 2 GrandFather: Raoul Tosny

Great GrandMother: Adeliza Plessis

Great x 2 GrandFather: Osulf "fil France" Plessis

Mother: Juliana Vere

GrandFather: Aubrey II Vere

Great GrandFather: Aubrey I Vere

Great GrandMother: Beatrice Unknown