Pernel de Grandmesnil

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Pernel de Grandmesnil, daughter of William de Grandmesnil, died 1 April 1212.1,2

Pernel married Sir Robert de Bréteuil "és Blanchemains," Knt., 2nd Earl of Leicester, son of Sir Robert of Meulan "le Bossu," Knt., 1st Earl of Leicester and Amice de Montfort, between 1155 and 1159.1,3

Pernel de Grandmesnil was heir to the honor of Grand-Mesnil in Calvados.1


Sir Robert de Bréteuil "és Blanchemains," Knt., 2nd Earl of Leicester b. bef. 1135, d. 31 Aug 1190
  • Margaret of Leicester+1,4 d. 12 Jan 1234/35
  • William de Bréteuil3 d. bef. 1190
  • Robert de Bréteuil, 3rd Earl of Leicester3 d. 20 Oct 1204
  • Roger de Bréteuil, Chancellor of Scotland3 d. 7 Jul 1202
  • Amice de Bréteuil3 d. Sep 1215
  • Hawise de Bréteuil3
  • Pernel de Bréteuil3
This person was last edited on28 Jun 2021


  1. [S1845] Henry James Young, The Blackmans of Knight's Creek: Ancestors and Descendants of George and Maria (Smith) Blackman (Carlisle, Pennsylvania: s.p., 1980), 106 (Gen XXVI 33-34), further cited as Young, Blackmans of Knight's Creek.
  2. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Five vols., Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 3:559 (Leicester 7), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  3. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 3:558 (Leicester 7).
  4. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 3:561 (Leicester 7).