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  FLANDERS - LoveToKnow Article on FLANDERS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Robert died in 1093, and was succeeded by his son Robert II., who acquired great renown by his exploits in the first crusade, and won the name of the Lance and Sword of Christendom.
The contest lay between two of these, William Clito, son of Robert of Normandy and grandson of William the C -nqueror and Matilda of Flanders, and Thierry or Dirk of Aisace, 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.
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 Station Information - Robert I of Flanders
Robert I of Flanders, known as Robert the Frisian, was count of Flanders from 1070 to 1092.
He was the younger son of Baldwin V of Flanders and Adela Capet, a daughter of king Robert I of France.
Robert was originally intended to secure the northern borders of Flanders by his marriage to Gertrude of Holland.
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 Encyclopedia: Flanders
Antwerp is the northernmost province of Flanders and of Belgium.
The Flemish dialects are the regional dialects of Dutch that are spoken in Flanders (Belgium).
Walloon Brabant Antwerp is the northernmost province of Flanders and of Belgium.
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 Robert II, Count of Flanders - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
He was the eldest son of Robert I of Flanders and Gertrude of Holland.
Robert died near Meaux from a wound he received while aiding his overlord, King Louis VI of France, against Theobald of Blois.
He married Clementia of Burgundy, and was succeeded by their son Baldwin VII of Flanders.
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 Ancestors of Dylan James Schiele
Robert II King of France was born on 27 Mar 972 in Orleans, France.
Ephraim Roberts was born in 1649/50 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts.
Samuel Roberts was born in 1647/48 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Flanders
Flanders is an unpicturesque lowland, whose level is scarcely above that of the sea, which accounts for the fact that a great part of it was for a long time flooded at high water.
Flanders then received a French governor, but the tyranny of the French soon brought about an insurrection, in the course of which some 3000 French were slaughtered in Bruges, and at the call of the two patriots, de Coninck and Breydel, the whole country rose in arms.
Philip sent into Flanders a powerful army, which met with a crushing defeat at Courtrai (1302); after another battle, which remained undecided, the King of France resorted to diplomacy, but in vain, and peace was restored only in 1320, after Pope John XXII had induced the Flemings to accept it.
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 Baron Geoffrey FitzPiers - Patrick Flynn   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Comtesse Marguerite of Flanders was born in 1202.
Robert I of Flanders was born in 1033.
Countess Yolande of Flanders was born in 1176.
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 First Crusade   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
He was joined by Duke Robert of Normandy (one of William the Conqueror's sons and Count Robert's cousin) and Count Stephen of Blois (a cousin by marriage to the Conqueror's daughter, Adele).
Robert of Flanders is a good example of those barons who went on crusade mainly out of pious zeal.
Robert of Normandy and Stephen of Blois decided to wait out the winter, for the Adriatic is a dangerous passage in winter.
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 FLANDERS (Flem. Vlaanderen) - Online Information article about FLANDERS (Flem. Vlaanderen)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Alsace, whose mother Gertrude was a daughter of Robert the Frisian.
Nijmwegen (1679) and others—a large slice of the southern portion of the old county of Flanders became French territory and was known as French Flanders.
From 1795 to 1814 Flanders, with the rest of the Belgic provinces, was incorporated in France, and was divided into two departments—departement de l'Escaut and departementde la Lys.
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 flanders
Flanders (Vlaanderen in Dutch, Flandre or Flandres in French) is the name for the Dutch-speaking northern region of the federal state of Belgium, covering 13,522 km² and containing nearly six million of the country's 10.3 million inhabitants.
The ensemble of Dutch dialects spoken in Belgium is often referred to as Flemish (Vlaams), although Flemish proper is spoken by a minority (1,050,000 in West Flanders and 230,000 outside Belgium) and the standard language used elsewhere in Flanders is the same as in the Netherlands.
The remainder of Flanders came under the rule of the counts of neighbouring Hainaut in 1191.
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 Robert I, Count of Flanders - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
He was the younger son of Baldwin V of Flanders and Adela (Alix) Capet, a daughter of King Robert II of France.
Robert was originally intended to secure the northern borders of Flanders by his marriage to Gertrude of Holland, but after his brother's death in 1070 he displaced his nephews and became count of Flanders.
Philip of Loo, whose illegitimate son William of Ypres was also a claimant to the county of Flanders
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 Maximilian Genealogy Master Database 2000 - pafg926 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Robert I FLANDERS [Parents] was born 1033 in Flanders France.
Robert married Gertrud, Princess of SAXONY on 1063.
Adela of FLANDERS was born 1026 and died Apr 1115.
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 Index to royal Genealogical Data - ordered by forename - part 94   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Robert I of Burgundy, Duke of Burgundy Capet, b.
Robert II the Devil of, Duke of Normandy 6th Normandy, b.
Robert of Fife, Duke of Albany Stuart, b.
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 Counts of Flanders
Father: Robert II "The Devil", Duke of Normandy, b.
Robert II "the Pious" Capet, King of France, b.
Robert II "the Pious" Capet, King of France, ca.
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 Maximilian Genealogy Master Database 2000 - pafg69 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Baldwin II of HAINAULT Conte D'Hainaut was born 1061 and died 1098.
Matilda of FLANDERS was born 1031 and died 2 Nov 1083.
Robert I FLANDERS was born 1033 and died 3 Oct 1093.
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 Genealogy - pafg1916 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Dietrich III De Gand Count of Holland [Parents] was born in 993 in Ghent, Flanders, Belgium.
Robert I De Flanders Count of Flanders [Parents] was born in 1033.
Baldwin VI De Flanders [Parents] was born in 1030 in Flanders, France.
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 Robert I --  Encyclopædia Britannica
also called Robert the Frisian, French Robert le Frison, Dutch Robrecht de Fries count of Flanders (1071–93), second son of Count Baldwin V. In 1063 he married Gertrude and became guardian of her son, who had inherited Frisia east of the Scheldt River.
British statesman Robert Cecil was a longtime member of Parliament and one of the principal draftsmen of the Covenant of the League of Nations.
The English antiquarian Robert Cotton was the founder of the Cottonian Library and a prominent member of Parliament during the reign of Charles I. The collection of historical documents amassed by Cotton in his library eventually formed the basis of the manuscript collection of the British Museum.
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 All My Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Parents: Robert I (the Frisian) count of Flanders 1071-93 and Gertrude of Saxony.
She was married to ARNOLD II Count of Flanders in 968.
She was married to ROBERT II King of France in 988.
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 Ancestors and Family of Robert I the Frisian of Flanders   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
ROBERT THE FRISIAN, French ROBERT LE FRISON, Dutch ROBRECHT DE FRIES, count of Flanders (1071-93), second son of Count Baldwin V. In 1063 he married Gertrude, guardian of her son, who had inherited Frisia east of the Scheldt River.
Robert obtained from Philip I the investiture of Crown Flanders, and from Henry IV the fiefs that formed Imperial Flanders.
Robert married Gjertrud of Saxony, daughter of Bernhard II of Saxony and Elika von Schweinfurt, in 1063.
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 Francis Overton, b: 1880 - Carlisle, IA
Odacre, Robert, Count Of Flanders, I (Abt 1033 - 3 OCT 1093) Of Alsace, Dietrich (Abt 1060 - 23 JAN 1115) Of Alsace, Ermentrude (Abt 800 -) Of Alsace, Matthew, Count Of Boulogne, I (Abt 1142 - 25 JUL 1173) Of Altdorf, Judith (Abt 800 - 19 APR 843)
Of Flanders, Gertrude (Abt 1063 - Abt 1117) Of Flanders, Judith Fausta (Aft 1033 - 5 MAR 1094) of Flanders, Lideric, V (Abt 776 - Abt 792)
Of Flanders, Robert, Count Of Flanders, II Of Jerusalem (Abt 1060 - 5 OCT 1111) of Flanders, Sibylla (Abt 950 -) of Flanders, Widnille (Abt 865 -) Of Flanders, William, Count Of Flanders, III (Abt 1101 - 27 JUL 1128) Of Flanders, Yolanda (- Abt 1219) of France, Adelaide Judith (Abt 850 -)
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He was joined by Duke Robert of Normandy (one of William the Conqueror's sons and Count Robert's cousin) and Count Stephen of Blois (a cousin by marriage to the Conqueror's daughter, Adèle).
Robert of Normandy mortgaged Normandy to William II of England in order to finance his participation.
Robert of Normandy and Stephen followed the next spring.
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 Robert II - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Robert II of Scotland (1316-1390), known as "The Steward"
Robert II of Flanders (1065-1111), known as "Robert of Jerusalem"
This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title.
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 The Bailey Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Baudouin I Count Of FLANDERS was born between 837 and 840 in Flanders, Belgium.
Bertha, Countess Of FLANDERS was born in Flanders, Belgium.
Yolande, Countess Of FLANDERS was born in 1175 in Flanders, Belgium.
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 CASSEL - LoveToKnow Article on CASSEL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The former hotel de ville (1634), the hOtel de Ia Noble Cour, once the seat of the jurisdiction of maritime Flanders, now the town-hall, and the hOtel des ducs dHalluin are the historic buildings of the town.
The town, supposed to occupy the site of Castellum Menapiorum, was a Roman station, as numerous remains of the Gallo-Roman period attest, and an important centre of roads.
It is frequently mentioned in the wars of the middle ages, and was the scene of important battles in 1071, when Robert, count of Flanders, vanquished his rival Arnulf; 1328, when Philip of Valois defeated the Flemish; and 1677, when William of Orange was defeated by Philip, duke of Orleans, brother of Louis XIV.
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 Ancestors of Eugene Ashton ANDREW & Anna Louise HANISH Count Robert FLANDERS, I ANDREW ANGERMUELLER HANISH STRUDELL ...
Other names for Robert were FLANDERS Count and "De Fries".
Macropaedia, Vol VII, p613, France History of: "...Northernmost of the principal territories of France outside of the royal domain (centered around Paris) was Flanders, where the Carolingian King Charles the Bald installed his brother-in- law, Baldwin Iron Arm, as Count in 862.
Under Count Robert le Frison (1071-1093), towns began to develop, and the woollen industry- the basis of Falnders' economy for the remainder of the mediebal period- first became important.
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 Flanders 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Ct Arnulf II of Flanders (965-988), *961/2, +30.3.987, bur Ghent; m.ca 968 Rosele=Suzanna of Ivrea (*945 +26.1.1003), dau.of Berenger II of Italy
Ct Arnulf III of Flanders and Hainault (1070-71), *ca 1055, +k.a.Cassel 22.2.1071; on his death Flanders was seized by his uncle Robert, and Arnulf's brother Baldwin was left with the lesser land of Hainault
Ct Robert I "le Frison" of Flanders (1071-93), Ct of Holland (1062-71) [during the minority of his stepson], *1031, +13.10.1093; m.1063 Gertrud of Saxony (*ca 1034 +4.8.1113) dau.of Duke Bernhard II of Saxony, widow of Ct Floris I of Holland
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 Ancestors of Robert C. Bradley: Thirty-Second Generation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Adele was the daughter of Robert II der Fromme France King, the Pious and Constance de Provence.
Robert I Le Flanders was born in Flanders about 1033.
Henry Count of Flanders was born in Flanders about 1035.
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 Robert II of Flanders - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Robert II of Flanders - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
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This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about Robert II of Flanders contains research on
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 Baldwin V, Count of Flanders - Enpsychlopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
He was the son of Baldwin IV of Flanders, who died in 1035.
In 1028 Baldwin married Adela (Alix), daughter of King Robert II of France; at her instigation he rebelled against his father but in 1030 peace was sworn and the old count continued to rule until his death.
However, when the latter died in 1049 Baldwin married his son Baldwin VI to Herman's widow Richildis and arranged that the sons of her first marriage were disinherited, thus de facto uniting the Count of Hainaut with Flanders.
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