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Robert de Mortain

Male Abt 1031 - 1090  (~ 59 years)


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  • Name Robert de Mortain  [1, 2, 3
    Born Abt 1031  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Alternate birth Abt 1040  of Mortain, Manche, Basse-Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 8 Dec 1090  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Grestain Abbey, Fatouville-Grestain, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I3606  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB, Ancestors of JTS, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2018 

    Father Herluin de Conteville,   d. Abt 1066 
    Mother Herleve,   b. Abt 1003,   d. Abt 1050  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married Abt 1030  [4
    Family ID F5583  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maud de Montgomery,   d. Between 1082 and 1084 
    Married Bef 1066  [4, 5
    Children 
    +1. Agnes de Mortain,   b. of Mortagne-au-Perche, Orne, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Emma of Mortain,   d. Aft 1134
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F1888  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Earl of Cornwall. Count of Mortain. Also called Robert de Mortaigne.

      One of the five additional persons agreed upon by both David C. Douglas and Geoffrey H. White, and recorded in Complete Peerage XII/1 appendix L, as companions of the Conqueror at Hastings, in addition to the fifteen "proven Companions".

  • Sources 
    1. [S789] The Wallop Family and Their Ancestry, by Vernon James Watney. Oxford, 1928.

    2. [S145] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700, by Frederick Lewis Weis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. 8th edition, William R. Beall & Kaleen E. Beall, eds. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004, 2006, 2008.

    3. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant. Full citation details here.

    4. [S142] Royal Ancestry, by Douglas Richardson. Kimball G. Everingham, ed. 2013.

    5. [S76] The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (2004-ongoing).