Helewise de Abingdon

     Helewise de was born. She was a sister of Rainald, the Abbot of Abingdon. Helewise de married Hugh le Despenser, son of Thurston le Despenser.1,2


  1. [S1426] , page 187 - Despenser Pedigree Chart.
  2. [S1438] Abbot Rainald of Abingdon, He was a former monk of Jumieges, who was King William I's chaplin when he was appainted Abbot of Abingdon by him in 1084. He died in Normandy in 1097.