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PLANTAGENET, Hamelin 1
- Born: 1129, Normandy, France
- Marriage: DE WARENNE, Isabel in Apr 1164 in Surrey, England
- Died: 7 May 1202, England at age 73
Another name for Hamelin was DE WARENNE, Hamelin.
Hamelin married Isabel DE WARENNE, daughter of William III DE WARENNE and Adelia DE TALVAS, in Apr 1164 in Surrey, England. (Isabel DE WARENNE was born in 1137 in Surrey, England and died on 13 Jul 1199 in Lewes, Sussex, England.)
Weir, Alison, Eleanor of Aquitaine, A Life (1999, Ballantine Books, New York). Surety: 3. One of many bastard children of Geoffrey V Plantagenet and half-brother of Henry II, King of England. Loyal to Eleanor of Aquitaine and her son, King Richard I, Hamelin was one of five officers appointed by Eleanor to raise the ransom needed to free Richard from imprisonment by Henry VI, Emperor of Germany. Richard had been captured during his return from the Third Crusade, and it was Eleanor and her loyal friends who protected his throne from his brother, John, until his eventual return.