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Matilda of Flanders, Queen Consort of England

Female 1032 - 1083  (51 years)


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  • Name Matilda of Flanders 
    Suffix Queen Consort of England 
    Born 1032  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 2 Nov 1083  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Alternate death 3 Nov 1083  [1, 2
    Buried Abbey of Sainte-Trinitie, Caen, Calvados, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I4017  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB, Ancestors of JTS, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2019 

    Father Baldwin V,   b. Abt 1010,   d. 1 Sep 1067, Lille, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Mother St. Adele of France,   b. Abt 1003,   d. Abt 1063  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 1028  Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Family ID F1739  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William I, King of England,   b. 1027-1028, Falais, Calvados, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1087, St. Gervais, near Rouen, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married Abt 1050  [3, 7, 8
    Children 
     1. Alice,   d. Bef 1113, Abbey of St. Leger, Preaux, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Cecily,   d. 30 Jul 1126
     3. Matilda
    +4. Robert Curthose,   b. in or Aft 1050,   d. Abt 3 Feb 1134, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
     5. Richard,   b. Abt 1055,   d. 1069-1075, New Forest, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 20 years)
     6. William II "Rufus", King of England,   b. Abt 1060,   d. 2 Aug 1100, The New Forest, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years)
     7. Constance,   b. 1061,   d. 13 Aug 1090  (Age 29 years)
    +8. Adela of Normandy,   b. Abt 1061,   d. 8 Mar 1137, Convnt of Marcigny-sur-Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
    +9. Henry I, King of England,   b. 1068,   d. 1 Dec 1135, Lyon-la-ForĂȘt, near Rouen, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 16 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F409  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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.

  • Sources 
    1. [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.

    2. [S3209] Ancestor Table: Hansen by Charles M. Hansen. Sausalito, California, 2017.

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

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

    5. [S91] The Henry Project: The Ancestors of King Henry II of England, by Stewart Baldwin and Todd A. Farmerie.

    6. [S764] Nathaniel L. Taylor, "Dynastic Chronology: Western Europe, X - XIII Centuries.", year only.

    7. [S76] The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (2004-ongoing)., "between October 1049 and 1051".

    8. [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., "m. 1053".