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ANULF II, "the Young," Count of Flanders, born at: ----- on: 961/62, died at: ----- on: 30 March 987, bur.
BALDWIN II, "the Bald," Count of Flanders, born at: ----- on: in 863/65, died at: ----- on: in 918, ca.
BALDWIN I, "Bras de Fer," Count of Flanders, born at: ----- on: ----- died at: Arras, Pas- de-Calais, France, on: in 879; married on: in 862.
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 Alfred "The Great" King of England
Count of Flanders B: ca890 D: ca964/65 M: Adela de Vermandois B: ca910 D: ca960.
Arnulf II Count of Flanders B: ca961 D: ca987/988 M: Rosela of Ivrea B: ca950 D: ca1003/04.
Baldwin IV Count of Flanders B: ca980 D: 30 May 1035 M: Otgive of Luxemburg B: ca995 D: ca1030/31.
www.joelrobinson.com /rountree/alfred.html   (137 words)

  
  Jewett Texts
Matilda was near the duke's own age, but she had already been married to a Flemish official, and had two children.
Matilda's influence for good may often be traced or guessed at in her husband's history, and there are pathetic certainties of her resignation and gentleness when she was often cruelly hurt and tried by the course of events.
Matilda, the noble Flemish lady, the descendant of good King Ælfred of England, had brought peace and friendliness as not the least of her dowry, and all fear of any immediate antagonism from that quarter was at an end.
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 Matilda of Flanders
Matilda, the daughter of count Baldwin V of Flanders, was married between 1049 and 1053 to duke William (II) of Normandy, better known as William "the Conqueror", who became king of England by conquest in 1066.
The parentage of Gundrada, wife of William de Warenne, earl of Surrey, and in particular, the claim that she was a daughter of Matilda of Flanders, was controversial during much of the nineteenth century.
Prior to 1846, the common belief was that Gundreda was a daughter of William the Conqueror and Matilda of Flanders.
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  Matilda of Flanders   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Matilda of Flanders (~1031 - 1083) was queen of England, the wife of William the Conqueror
She was the daughter of count Baldwin V of Flanders, and Adela Capet (1000-1078/9), daughter of Robert II of France.
Matilda bore William ten children, and he was believed to have been faithful to her, at least up until the time their son Robert rebelled against his father and Matilda sided with Robert against William.
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  Flanders - LoveToKnow 1911
East Flanders lies east and north-east of the western province, and extends northwards to the neighbourhood of Antwerp.
The contest lay between two of these, William Clito, son of Robert of Normandy and grandson of William the Conqueror and Matilda of Flanders, and Thierry or Dirk of Alsace, whose mother Gertrude was a daughter of Robert the Frisian.
In his time the long contest between Flanders and Holland for the possession of the island of Zeeland was brought to an end by a treaty signed on the 6th of March 1323, by which West Zeeland was assigned to the count of Holland, the rest to the count of Flanders.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /F/FL/FLANDERS.htm   (3125 words)

  
 Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Matilda of Flanders   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Matilda of Flanders (~1031 - 1083) was the daughter of Baldwin (or "Baudouin") V (1012-1066), Count of Flanders, and Adela Capet (1000-1078/9), daughter of Robert II of France.
When that was repeated to him, William, all 5'10" of him, rode from Normandy to Bruges, found Matilda on her way to church, dragged her off her horse (some said by her long braids), threw her down in the street in front of her flabbergasted attendants, and then rode off.
Matilda bore William ten children, and he was believed to have been faithful to her, at least up until the time their son Robert rebelled against his father and Matilda sided with Robert against William.
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/ma/Matilda_of_Flanders   (366 words)

  
 Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Matilda   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Matilda of Flanders (~1031 - 1083), Queen of England, wife of William I of England
Matilda of Boulogne (1104-1152), Queen of England, wife of Stephen I of England
Matilda Plantagenet (1156 - 1189), Duchess of Saxony, daughter of Henry II of England
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 Top Literature - Matilda of Flanders
She was the daughter of count Baldwin V of Flanders, and Adela Capet (1000-1078/9), daughter of Robert II of France.
When that was repeated to him, William, all of 5'10", rode from Normandy to Bruges, found Matilda on her way to church, dragged her off her horse (some said by her long braids), threw her down in the street in front of her flabbergasted attendants, and then rode off.
Matilda bore William eleven children, and he was believed to have been faithful to her, at least up until the time their son Robert rebelled against his father and Matilda sided with Robert against William.
encyclopedia.topliterature.com /?title=Matilda_of_Flanders   (410 words)

  
 The Damon and Taber Family Connections - Person Page 3272
     Matilda (of Flanders) was born circa 1031 of, Flandres.
Matilda (of Flanders) married King William I 'the Conqueror' (of England), son of Duke Robert I "the Devil" (of Normandy) and Herleve (____?____), in 1053.
Matilda (of Flanders) married King William I 'the Conqueror' (of England), son of Duke Robert I "the Devil" (of Normandy) and Herleve (____?____), in 1050 at Castle Of,, Normandy, France.
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Battle of the Golden Spurs   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The reason for the battle was a French attempt to subdue the county of Flanders, which was formally part of the French kingdom and added to the crown lands in 1297, but resisted centralist French policies.
In 1300, the French king Philip IV appointed Jacques de Châtillon as governor of Flanders and took the Count of Flanders, Gwijde van Dampierre, hostage.
Aarschot is a municipality in the province of Flemish Brabant, in Flanders, one of the three regions of Belgium.
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 Rea Genealogy - pafg82 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Matilda of Flanders Queen of England married William I, "The Conqueror", King of England on 1053 in Castle of Angi, Normandy, France.
Matilda of Flanders Queen of England was born about 1031 and died 2 Nov 1083.
Matilda of Ringleheim, Queen of Germany married Heinrich I, Emperor of Germany on 911.
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 Matilda_of_Flanders - The Wordbook Encyclopedia
She was the daughter of count Baldwin V of Flanders, and Adèle (1000-1078/9), daughter of Robert II of France.
When that was repeated to him, William, all of 5'10", rode from Normandy to Bruges, found Matilda on her way to church, dragged her off her horse (some said by her long braids), threw her down in the street in front of her flabbergasted attendants, and then rode off.
Matilda bore William eleven children, and he was believed to have been faithful to her, at least up until the time their son Robert rebelled against his father and Matilda sided with Robert against William.
www.thewordbook.com /Matilda_of_Flanders   (462 words)

  
 Matilda   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Matilda (sometimes spelled Mathilda) is a female name, of Teutonic derivation, meaning "mighty warrior." Its most common alternate forms are Maud and Mathilde.
Matilda of Boulogne (1104 – 1152), Queen of England, wife of Stephen of England
Matilda, Duchess of Saxony (1156 – 1189), Duchess of Saxony, daughter of Henry II of England
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 Entire Family - pafg123 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Matilda Augusta [Parents] was born 1104 in Winchester, England.
Matilda married Count of Angou Geoffrey Planagenet V on Jun 17 1128 in Rouen, France.
Matilda Augusta was born 1104 and died Sep 10 1167.
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 Gordon Family Tree - pafg49 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Princess Matilda Caenmor [Parents] was born in 1079 in Dumfernline.
Matilda of Flanders [Parents] was born about 1031.
Count Baldwin V of Flanders [Parents] ""The Pious"" was born in 1012 in Lille, France.
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 Matilda of Flanders   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Father: Count of Flanders Baudouin V *the Pious*
William is said to have courted Matilda for seven years, from the time he met her when she was 14, to their wedding when she was 21.
Mathilda was the founder of the Holy Trinity Abbey, where she was buried.
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 Matilda
One of the most contested rulers of England, Matilda won her throne in the end--in a fashion.
matilda • maud • maude • matilda i • matilda of england
Duke William of Normandy's marriage to Matilda of Flanders; and why he believed himself to be the rightful heir to the throne of England.
www.suite101.com /reference/matilda   (463 words)

  
 Arnulf II, Count of Flanders at AllExperts
Arnulf II of Flanders (960 or 961 – March 30, 988) was Count of Flanders from 965 until his death.
He was the son of Baldwin III of Flanders and Matilda of Burgundy, and a (double) seventh generation descendant of Charlemagne through his father.
*Descendants of Arnulf I of Flanders and Adele of Vermandois
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 RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project: Relatively Yours
Matilda was born 1059 in Normandy, France, and died BEF.
Baldwin VI "The Peaceable" was born 1030 in Flanders, Nord, France, and died 17 JUL 1070.
Robert I "The Frisian" was born 1035 in Flanders, Nord, France, and died 13 OCT 1093 in Kassel, Germany.
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 Timelines - King Stephen
Stephen, count of Blois, married Matilda, daughter of Eustace III of Boulogne and his wife Mary, daughter of Malcolm III, and sister of the Queen.
He had named his daughter, Matilda as his successor and had forced the Barons to promise to be loyal to her.
Matilda had spent the two years since her cousin's accession tot he English throne raising forces to fight on her behalf.
www.historyonthenet.com /Chronology/timelinestephen.htm   (768 words)

  
 Fl Notes   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Matilda was crowned queen of England on 11th May 1068 but spent most of her life in France.
In 1077 Matilda's eldest son, Robert Curthose, suggested that he should become the ruler of Normandy and Maine.
After a long illness Matilda of Flanders died in Normandy on 3rd November 1083.
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 Flemish Descent of the Lindsays
At this time, Flanders included territories like Brabant and Hainaut which, though theoretically independent, were in practice part of the political ambience of the Flemish counts, and for long periods under their direct control.
Matilda of Flanders (granddaughter of Count Baldwin IV of Flanders and Ogive of Luxembourg), wife to William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy.
Ralph married Gisela, daughter of the Count of Luxembourg (whose sister Ogive was married to Count Baldwin IV of Flanders).
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 mefford - pafg58 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Edith "Matilda" Princess of Scotland [Parents] married Henry I King of England.
William married Matilda "Maud" of Flanders Queen of England in 1054.
Matilda "Maud" of Flanders Queen of England [Parents] died in 1083.
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 Timelines - Henry I
A fourth son, Henry, was born to William I and Matilda of Flanders at Selby, Yorkshire.
Matilda was recalled to England by her father.
Birth of Henry II A son, Henry was born to Matilda and Geoffrey Plantagenet, at Le Mans, Anjou.
www.historyonthenet.com /Chronology/timelinehenryi.htm   (1450 words)

  
 The Marriage of William the Conqueror
When William was in his early twenties he asked Count Baldwin V of Flanders for his daughter Matilda's hand in marriage.
Matilda supposedly proclaimed that she would rather become a nun than the wife of a bastard, which made William so angry that he attacked her in the street as she left church one day.
The pope objected to William and Matilda's marriage because they were distant cousins.
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 Medieval Kings
Married: Matilda of Flanders, Cathedral of Notre Dame d'Eu, Normandy, 1050/52, 10 children.
Born: Normandy, 1056/60, third son of William I and Matilda of Flanders.
Born: Selby, Yorkshire, September 1068, fourth son of William I and Matilda of Flanders.
www.castles-of-britain.com /castlesx.htm   (1257 words)

  
 Henry, I Biography | Encyclopedia of World Biography
The third surviving son of William I and Matilda of Flanders, Henry I received a good education and could read and write Latin, an accomplishment rare among laymen at that time.
In 1109 his daughter Matilda was promised to the emperor Henry V; in 1113 he agreed that his son and heir William should marry the daughter of Fulk, Count of Anjou.
Matilda, however, became a widow in 1125; Henry summoned her home and in December 1126 made the nobles swear to accept her as domina (lady) of England and Normandy.
www.bookrags.com /biography/henry-i2   (784 words)

  
 genealogy - pafg597 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
King William I (The Conqueror) of England.King married Matilda of Flanders.
Matilda of Flanders.Matilda married King William I (The Conqueror) of England.
Gundred Countess, Princess of England was born in 1063.
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 Matilda of Flanders
Matilda of Flanders, the daughter of Baldwin V, Count of Flanders, was born in about 1030.
William the Conqueror sought to marry Matilda in 1049.
Matilda, with the help of Roger de Beaumont, ruled Normandy in his absence.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /NORmatilda.htm   (237 words)

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