Name: Eva De Braiose
Birth: ABT 1228
Death: BEF 28 JUL 1255
MEM: Saint Mary's priory church, Abergavenny: remarkable tomb
Change Date: 13 SEP 2007
Abergavenny was Eva's portion of the de Braose lands. She married William de Cantilupe. The family were close friends of Simon de Montfort, who was the chief mourner at William's funeral in 1254. His wife died the following year.
Her tomb shows the Cantilupe arms of her husband on her shield. In her cupped hands she holds an object thought to be a heart.
Calne manor, Wiltshire, unlike Calstone manor, was held in dower by Eve de Cauntelo (fl. 1255), the relict of William de Cauntelo (d. 1254).
Father: William De Braose b: 1185 in Brecknock, Surrey
Mother: Eve Marshall b: ABT 1206
William De Cantilupe b: 1216 in Calne, Wiltshire
- Sybilla De Cantilupe
- Joan or Eve Cantilupe b: ABT 1239
- Millicent De Cantaloupe b: ABT 1250 in Calne, Wiltshire
- Cantelupe b: ABT 1201 in of, Tal-y-fan lp, Glamorganshire, Wales
- Type: Book
Periodical: Victoria County History of Wiltshire