Alan La Zouche 1 2
- Born: Abt 1157, <Harringworth, Northamptonshire>, England
- Marriage (1): Alice de Belmeis about 1181 in Josselin, Morbihan, France
- Died: 1190, North Melton, Devonshire, England about age 33
Other names for Alan were Alan la Coche, Alan de PorhoŽt and Alan la Zouche.
From Wikipedia - Baron Zouche:
Baron Zouche is a title that has thrice been created in the Peerage of England . The de la Zouche family descended from Alan la Zouche, 1st Baron la Zouche of Ashby , sometimes called Alan de PorhoŽt and Alan la Coche (c. 1136-1190), a Breton who settled in England during the reign of Henry II . He was the son of Vicomte Geoffrey I de PorhoŽt and Hawisa of Brittany. He married Adeline (Alice) de Belmeis, daughter of Phillip de Belmeis and Maud la Meschine and died at North Melton in Devon . He obtained Ashby in Leicestershire (called after him Ashby-de-la-Zouch ) by his marriage. His son was Roger la Zouche (c. 1175- bef. 14 May 1238).
Alan married Alice de Belmeis, daughter of Philip de Belmeis Lord of Tong, Salop and Ashby, co. Leicester and Maud la Meschine, about 1181 in Josselin, Morbihan, France. (Alice de Belmeis was born about 1160 in <Harringworth, Northamptonshire>, England.)