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  1. Isabel le Bigod : Birth: ABT 1210 in Norfolk, NFK, ENG.

  2. Roger le Bigod : Birth: ABT 1212. Death: ABT 3 JUL 1270

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  4. Ralph le Bigod : Death: BEF 28 JUL 1260

  5. Hugh le Bigod : Death: ABT 7 MAY 1266

1. Title:   Weis--Magna Charta Sureties
Page:   3-2
2. Title:   Ancestry of Elizabeth of York, Marlyn Lewis, 1999
Page:   141
3. Title:   The Complete Peerage
Page:   5:786, 9:589, 12[1]:502, [2]:173, 248, 370
4. Title:   Magna Carta Ancestry, Douglas Richardson, 2005
Page:   4, 85

  V.3. HUGH (LE BIGOD), EARL OF NORFOLK, son and heir, joined his father in support of Magna Carta against John, was one of the 25 elected to maintain its provisions, and was excommunicated in 1215. At Christmas 1220 he represented his father in claiming the Stewardship. He did homage on succession and had seisin 2 August 1221. In 1222 he had a grant of a market at Dovercourt. He took part in the campaign against Llewelyn in the summer of 1223, was at Court in March 1223/4, and present with the King at Bedford in the proceedings against Fulk de Breaut´┐Ż.He is recorded as a witness to the confirmation of Magna Carta at Westminster, 11 February 1224/5, but died before the 18th of that month. He married, probably before Lent 1207, Maud, eldest daughter of William (MARSHAL), EARL OF PEMBROKE, hereditary Master Marshal of the royal household, by Isabel, suo jure Countess of PEMBROKE, which Maud in July 1246, as senior coheir of her brother Walter, late Earl of Pembroke, was allowed the office of Marshal. Immediately upon Hugh's death she married William (DE WARENNE), EARL OF SURREY, and styled herself Marshal of England, Countess of Norfolk and Warenne. She died 27 March 1248. [CP 9:589-90]
  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [See NOTE under father Roger concerning his mother??] Third Earl of Norfolk and Suffolk and took part from the beginning in the Barons' Magna Charta proceedings. In his wife's right, he acquired the Earldom of Pembroke, and in this rank bore the royal sceptre at the coronation of King Richard I.
  He was the hereditary steward of the king's household, and hereditary bearer of the Barons of St. Edmund. Not many particulars of this Baron's life have been preserved, as he enjoyed for only a few years the title of Earl of Norfolk and Suffolk, and his father's estates and honors, to which he had succeeded in the 5th year of King Henry III. He died four years later, in February 1224-25. He married Maud Marshal, eldest daughter of William Marshal, 3rd Earl of Pembroke, and his wife, Isabel Clare, daughter of Richard de Clare, the Strongbow, 2nd Earl of Pembroke, and his wife, Eva, daughter of Dermot MacMurcha, King of Leinster, Ireland. She was also the sister of the Surety William Marshal, and she who married (2) William, Earl of Warren (Warrenne) and Surrey) is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.