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Alan (Percy) de Percy (1069 - bef. 1135)

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Alan de Percy formerly Percy
Born in Alnwick, Northumberland, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died before in Whitby, Yorkshire, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 5 Jul 2011
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Categories: House of Percy | Early Barony of Topcliffe.

British Aristocracy
Alan (Percy) de Percy was a member of aristocracy in the British Isles.
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Father William Percy, 1st Lord Percy b. c 1030, d. 1096

Mother Emma de Port b. c 1045, d. a 1096

Alan Percy, 2nd Lord Percy was born in 1069 at Alnwick, Northumberland, England.

Alan Percy, 2nd Lord Percy married Emma de Gant, daughter of Gilbert de Gant, Lord Folkingham and Alice de Montfort; They had 6 sons (William; Walter; Geoffrey; Henry; Alan; & Robert) & 1 daughter (unnamed).[1]

He died between 1130 and December 1135; He also had 2 illegitimate sons (Sir Alan; & Geoffrey). Buried at Whitby Abbey.[2]


  • Emma de Gant b. c 1069, d. a 1140


  • William
  • Walter
  • Geoffrey
  • Henry
  • Alan
  • Robert
  • daughter (unnamed)


  • Sir Alan
  • Geoffrey


  1. Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 59.
  2. Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 343.

  • Collins, Arthur, and Egerton Brydges. "Percy, Duke of Northumberland." Collins's Peerage of England Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical. Vol. II. London: Printed for F.C. and J. Rivington, Otridge and Son ... [et Al., 1812. 217-366. Print.
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Ancestor of Hannah Corbet (Nancy Redman).
Alan de Percy, "The Great Alan"; seems to have been of age in 1100, when he was party to a dispute with the Bishop of Durham which was resolved in the Bishop's faour by William II (Rufus); a benefactor to St Peter's Hosp, York; married Emma, daughter of Gilbert de Gant (himself son of Baldwin, Count of Flanders, and nephew of Queen Matilda or Maud, wife of William I the Conqueror) by Gilbert's wife Alice, herself daughter of Hugh de Montfort, and was probably dead by Dec 1135. [Burke's Peerage]
  • Source: S27185 Title: fitzrandtocharlemange.FTW Repository: Call Number: Media: Other
Source S-2024265483
Repository: #R-2024265400
Title: Royal Database
Author: Camelot International
Note: Good (Burke's old records)


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On 19 Oct 2018 at 09:12 GMT Andrew Lancaster wrote:

so many children

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