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Ancestors of a 21st century British family

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  • ID: I12522
  • Name: John Hawkwood
  • Suffix: Kt, 'Il Condottiere?
  • Prefix: Sir
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: ABT 1325 in Hedingham Sible, England
  • Death: 17 MAR 1394 in Florence, Italy
  • Burial: Florence Cathedral, Italy
  • Baptism: Gosfield, Essex
  • Occupation: Mercenary General in Italy
  • MEM: Florence Cathedral, Italy: monument. Sible Hedingham, Essex: cenotaph
  • Note: 1

    Younger son.
    His exploits are recounted in Arthur Conan Doyle?s ?The White Company?.
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    Sir John Hawkwood, the celebrated Captain of Condottieri, the White Company, in Italy and France (whose career is covered in some detail by Barbara Tuchman in her best seller, A Distant Mirror , pp. 225, 254-8, 322-3).
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  • Change Date: 9 JUN 2009

    Father: Gilbert Hawkwood b: ABT 1295

    Marriage 1 Mortimer
    • Married:
    Children
    1. Has No Children John Hawkwood b: ABT 1350
    2. Has Children Antiochia Mary Hawkwood b: ABT 1361 in Sible Hedingham, Essex

    Marriage 2 Domnina Visconti
    • Married: MAY 1377 2
    Children
    1. Has Children Beatrice Hawkwood
    2. Has Children John Hawkwood

    Sources:
    1. Type: Web Site
      Author: Bob Coggeshall
      URL: http://coggeshall.net
    2. Type: Web Site
      Title: LDS Ancestral file