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Thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk

Also Known As: "Thomas Plantagenet"
Birthplace: Brotherton, Yorkshire, England
Death: August 1338 (38)
Berkely Castle, Gloucestershire, England (United Kingdom)
Place of Burial: St Mary Churchyard, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Edward I "Longshanks", King of England and Marguerite of France, Queen of England
Husband of Alice de Hales, Countess Of Norfolk and Mary, Countess of Norfolk
Father of Edward of Norfolk; Alice of Norfolk and Margaret, Duchess of Norfolk
Brother of Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent and Eleanor Plantagenet
Half brother of Stillborn Daughter Plantagenet; Katherine Plantagenet; Eleanor of England, Countess of Bar; Princess Joan Plantagenet; John Plantagenet and 11 others

Occupation: Earl of Norfolk, Prince of England
Managed by: Anne Brannen
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About Thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk

"Thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk, Earl Marshal (1 June 1300 – August 1338) was the son of Edward I of England and Margaret of France and a younger half-brother of Edward II."




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Thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk's Timeline

June 1, 1300
Brotherton, Yorkshire, England
Of, , Norfolk, England
Norfolk, England (United Kingdom)
of, Norfolk, England
August 1338
Age 38
Berkely Castle, Gloucestershire, England (United Kingdom)
St Mary Churchyard, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, England