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The family of Nugent is descended from that of Nogent de Rotrou, descended from the illustrious house of Bellesme, in Normandy — two brothers of which family, Gilbert and Hugh, accompanied William the Conqueror from Normandy, and were with him at the Battle of Hastings.
In the reign of Henry II., (1172) Sir Gilbert de Nogent, with his brothers — II. Richard, III. Christopher, IV. John, came in the expedition to Ireland in company with Sir Hugh de Lacie,
The county of Meath was given by his Majesty to Sir Hugh de Lacie, to hold of the Crown by Knight's service, and Sir Gilbert de Nogent marrying his sister Rosa, obtained with her as a marriage portion, the Barony of Delvin, (except the village of Torrochelack, belonging to the Abbot of Foure) which large tract of lands he distributed amongst his brothers and others. He died in 1202, without issue surviving, having had two sons, Adam and Hugh, who both deceased without issue, during the life time of their father.