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Constance of England

Female - Aft 1175


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Constance of England (daughter of Henry I, King of England and (Unknown mistress or mistresses of Henry I)); died Aft 1175.

    Notes:

    Also called Maud. She was definitely a natural child of Henry I. According to some sources, her mother was Isabel de Beaumont, wife of Gilbert "Strongbow" Fitz Gilbert, Earl of Pembroke (also called Gilbert de Clare). This relationship is not confirmed in Royal Ancestry's extensive coverage of Henry I's many illegitimate offspring, although her marriage to Roscelin de Beaumont is noted.

    Constance married Roscelin de Beaumont Bef 1130. Roscelin (son of Raoul de Beaumont and (Unknown) de Laval) died Aft 1145. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Richard I de Beaumont was born 1120-1130; died Aft 1194; was buried , Abbaye d'Étival-en-Charnie, Pays de la Loire, Sarthe, France.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Henry I, King of England was born 1068 (son of William I, King of England and Matilda of Flanders, Queen Consort of England); died 1 Dec 1135, Lyon-la-Forêt, near Rouen, Normandy, France; was buried , Reading Abbey, Berkshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Between May and Sep 1068, Selby, Yorkshire, England
    • Alternate birth: Between Feb and May 1069, Selby, Yorkshire, England
    • Alternate birth: 1068-1069
    • Alternate birth: 1068-1069

    Notes:

    Called "Beauclerc" by later historians, but not during his lifetime.

    Died after eating lampreys, which had been forbidden to him by his physician. Body buried at Reading Abbey, England. Entrails buried at Port-du-Salut Abbey, France. The Middle Ages: weird.

    Henry married (Unknown mistress or mistresses of Henry I). [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  (Unknown mistress or mistresses of Henry I)
    Children:
    1. 1. Constance of England died Aft 1175.
    2. Mabel of England died Aft 1125.
    3. Maud fitz Roy
    4. Alice
    5. Robert of Gloucester was born Abt 1090; died 31 Oct 1147, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England; was buried , Priory of St. James, Bristol, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  William I, King of England was born 1027-1028, Falais, Calvados, Normandy, France (son of Robert I and Herleve); died 9 Sep 1087, St. Gervais, near Rouen, Normandy, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1027

    Notes:

    Duke of Normandy 1028-1087; King of England 1066-1087.

    William married Matilda of Flanders, Queen Consort of England Abt 1050. Matilda (daughter of Baldwin V and St. Adele of France) was born 1032; died 2 Nov 1083; was buried , Abbey of Sainte-Trinitie, Caen, Calvados, Normandy, France. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Matilda of Flanders, Queen Consort of England was born 1032 (daughter of Baldwin V and St. Adele of France); died 2 Nov 1083; was buried , Abbey of Sainte-Trinitie, Caen, Calvados, Normandy, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 3 Nov 1083

    Notes:

    She was about four feet tall, probably accounting for the short stature reported of some of her children, notably including Robert "Curthose" and probably including William Rufus as well.

    Children:
    1. Alice died Bef 1113, Abbey of St. Leger, Preaux, Normandy, France.
    2. Cecily died 30 Jul 1126.
    3. Matilda
    4. Robert Curthose was born in or Aft 1050; died Abt 3 Feb 1134, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales; was buried , Gloucester Abbey, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.
    5. Richard was born Abt 1055; died 1069-1075, New Forest, Hampshire, England.
    6. William II "Rufus", King of England was born Abt 1060; died 2 Aug 1100, The New Forest, England; was buried , Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire, England.
    7. Constance was born 1061; died 13 Aug 1090; was buried , St. Melans, Rhedon, Brittany, France.
    8. Adela of Normandy was born Abt 1061; died 8 Mar 1137, Convent of Marcigny-sur-Loire, France.
    9. 2. Henry I, King of England was born 1068; died 1 Dec 1135, Lyon-la-Forêt, near Rouen, Normandy, France; was buried , Reading Abbey, Berkshire, England.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Robert I was born 22 Jun 1000, Normandy, France (son of Richard II and Judith of Brittany); died 1035.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Between 1 Jul 1035 and 3 Jul 1035, Nicaea, Asia Minor
    • Alternate death: 22 Jul 1035

    Notes:

    "The Devil." Duke of Normandy.

    Robert married Herleve. Herleve was born Abt 1003; died Abt 1050; was buried , Grestain Abbey, Fatouville-Grestain, Normandy, France. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Herleve was born Abt 1003; died Abt 1050; was buried , Grestain Abbey, Fatouville-Grestain, Normandy, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Aft 1051

    Notes:

    Also called Arlette. Also called Herleve "de Falaise", this predicated on the belief that she was the daughter of a tanner or forester named Fulbert from the town of Falaise.

    Children:
    1. 4. William I, King of England was born 1027-1028, Falais, Calvados, Normandy, France; died 9 Sep 1087, St. Gervais, near Rouen, Normandy, France.

  3. 10.  Baldwin V was born Abt 1010 (son of Baldwin IV "The Bearded" and Otgiva); died 1 Sep 1067, Lille, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France; was buried , Lille, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Bef 1012
    • Alternate birth: 1012

    Notes:

    Count/Marquess of Flanders 1035-1067; Regent of France 1060-1067.

    Also known as Baudouin de Flandre, Baldwin "De l'Isle"; Baldwin of Lille; Balduinus Insulanus; Balduinus Pius.

    Baldwin married St. Adele of France 1028, Paris, France. St. (daughter of Robert II, King of France and Constance of Provence, Queen Consort of France) was born Abt 1003; died Abt 1063; was buried , Abbey of Messines, Ypres, Flanders. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  St. Adele of France was born Abt 1003 (daughter of Robert II, King of France and Constance of Provence, Queen Consort of France); died Abt 1063; was buried , Abbey of Messines, Ypres, Flanders.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1009
    • Alternate birth: Abt 1009, Ypres, Flanders
    • Alternate birth: Between 1010 and 1015
    • Alternate death: 8 Jan 1079, Abbey of Messines, Ypres, Flanders

    Notes:

    Also called Adela; Aelis; Alais; Adelaide; Adelheid; Alix; Adela the Holy; Adela of Messines. Countess of Auxerre; Countess of Cotentin.

    Children:
    1. Baldwin VI was born Abt 1030; died 10 Jul 1070; was buried , Abbey of Hasnon, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France.
    2. 5. Matilda of Flanders, Queen Consort of England was born 1032; died 2 Nov 1083; was buried , Abbey of Sainte-Trinitie, Caen, Calvados, Normandy, France.
    3. Robert I "The Frisian" was born Abt 1035; died 3 Oct 1093.