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Guillaume "Guillaume, Le Conquérant", I, de Normandie

Guillaume "Guillaume, Le Conquérant", I, de Normandie

Male 1024 - 1087

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  • Name  Guillaume "Guillaume, Le Conquérant" , I, de Normandie  [1
    Suffix  I, de Normandie 
    Nickname  Guillaume, Le Conquérant 
    Born  14 Oct 1024  Falaise, Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Alt. Spelling/AKA 
    • In English he is known as "William the Conqueror."
    Biography 
    • "William I, the Conqueror of Normandy"

      December 25, 1066, Acceded the throne of England

      Reigned 1066-1087. Duke of Normandy 1035-1087. Invaded England defeated and killed his rival Harold at the Battle of Hastings and became King. The Norman conquest of England was completed by 1072 aided by the establishment of feudalism under which his followers were granted land in return for pledges of service and loyalty. As King William was noted for his efficient if harsh rule. His administration relied upon Norman and other foreign personnel especially Lanfranc Archbishop of Canterbury. In 1085 started Domesday Book.
    Died  9 Sep 1087  Hermentrube (Historical), Near Rouen, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Saint Stephen Abbey, Caen, Normandie Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I3509  All Families
    Last Modified  1 Mar 2014 

    Father  Robert, II, Duke of Normandie,   b. Abt 1008, Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1035, Nicaea, Bithynia, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Herleva "Arlette" De Falaise, Officer of the Household,   b. Abt 1003, Falaise, Clavados, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1050 
    Documents
    Antiquity to Modern: 65 Generations
    Antiquity to Modern: 65 Generations
    This is a document featuring 65 generations of descendants of Godwulf (born circa AD 80) to Dennis Brumm. Through the Fox family genealogy, much of which was provided by researcher Jodie Streit, plus some research I did backing it out from the royal family of England (to which the Fox family is connected, including Norse legends which can never be proven, this is the furthest back my database goes. It is not posted to be taken as "fact" in the earliest of generations/ (Note: this document is in .pdf format.)
    Family ID  F1293  Group Sheet

    Family  Countess of Flanders Matilda, Queen of England,   b. Abt 1031,   d. 2 Nov 1083, Caen, Basse-Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1053  Castle of Angi, Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. William Rufus, II, King of England,   b. Bef 1068,   d. 2 Aug 1100
    >2. Henry Beauclerc, I, King of England,   b. 1068, Selby, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1135, Gisors, St. Denis, Seine-St. Denis, France Find all individuals with events at this location
    Documents
    Antiquity to Modern: 65 Generations
    Antiquity to Modern: 65 Generations
    This is a document featuring 65 generations of descendants of Godwulf (born circa AD 80) to Dennis Brumm. Through the Fox family genealogy, much of which was provided by researcher Jodie Streit, plus some research I did backing it out from the royal family of England (to which the Fox family is connected, including Norse legends which can never be proven, this is the furthest back my database goes. It is not posted to be taken as "fact" in the earliest of generations/ (Note: this document is in .pdf format.)
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F1523  Group Sheet

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    William the Conqueror
    William the Conqueror
    The Norman king, William the Conqueror (aka Guillaume I de Normandie, le Conquérant, was the bastard son of Robert II, Duke of Normandie and Herleve "Arlette" de Falaise, granted the title of an officer of the household. William was born in 1024 in Falaise, Normandie, and died September 9, 1087, in Hermentrube. He married the Countess of Flanders, Matilda, Queen of England. Their sons were William Rufus II, and Henry Beauclerc I, both Kings of England.

  • Sources 
    1. [S367] Streit, Mary Joleen "Jodie" (Marks) (Reliability: 3).
      Date of Import: Dec 14, 2000

    2. [S94] LDS Online Record.