Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys.
Hugh Despenser the Elder.
Hugh Despenser the Younger.
He mar 1306 [her age 14] to Eleanor de Clare [born 1292, grand-dau of Edward I].
He was the gay lover of Edward II.
He was executed 1326. He possibly had his genitals cut off. Accounts differ but it was a gruesome execution.
He appears on stained glass window at Tewkesbury Abbey.
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