… from Valentina Baciu’s history – a series of Posts pertaining to Simon’s English Relatives.
Bertrade de MONTFORT d’ EVREUX
(~ 1155 - 1227) daughter of Simon de Montfort, Comte d’Evreux & his wife Mahaut
Married Hugh de Kevelioc, de Meschines (of Cyveiliog), de Kyvelioc, V Earl of Chester, (1147 – 1181). He was the son of Ranulf de Gernon le Meschin, IV Earl of Chester (descendant of the Counts of Bayeux in Normandy) and of Maud of Gloucester (daughter of Robert, 1st Earl of Gloucester, known as Robert de Caen, the illegitimate son of Henry I of England). Robert of Torigny records the marriage arranged by Henry II King of England in 1170 of “Hugoni comiti Cestriæ cognate suo” and “filiam comitis Ebroicensis cognatam suam ex parte patris sui”.