Name: William Peverell
Suffix: Lord of Nottingham
Birth: 1050 in Normandy, France
Death: 1113 in England
Residence: Whittington Castle, Shropshire
Change Date: 1 SEP 2008
Whittington Castle, Shropshire, is first mentioned in 1138, when it was fortified by the Norman Chief, William Peverell against King Stephen.
William Peverell, the reputed son of William the Conqueror, who had fought at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 was given property and lordships in Derbyshire and he was also awarded Whittington castle.
William Peverell demolished the original wooden castle and replaced it with one built from stone.
Father: William I of England b: 1027 in Falise, Calvados, Normandy, France
Mother: Maud de Ingelrica
- William Peverel b: 1080 in Nottingham, Notts
- Pain Peverell