1047 Caen: Battle of Val-ès-Dunes

Henry I King France [39]

William "Conqueror" I King England [19]

1049 Abbey St Remi: Council Reims

Enguerrand II Count Ponthieu excommunicated for his marriage Adelaide Normandy Count Aumale being consanguineous

Geoffrey "Martel aka Hammer" Ingelger II Count Anjou excommunicated for the imprisonment of Gervais Château-Du-Loir Archbishop Reims

1054 Battle of Lille

Lambert II Count Lens died

1057 Battle of Varaville


William "Conqueror" I King England [29]

Geoffrey "Martel aka Hammer" Ingelger II Count Anjou

France and Anjou

Henry I King France [49]

Jan 1066 Council Lillebonne

At which William "Conqueror" I King England, future King of England, sought and received agreement from his nobles to invade England.

William "Conqueror" I King England [38] attended

Odo Mortain Bishop Bayeux attended

Roger "The Great" Montgomery 1st Earl Shrewsbury attended

20 Sep 1066 Battle Fulford Bridge

At which the brothers Morcar Mercia Earl Northumbria and Edwin Mercia, brothers-in-law to Harold II King England, were defeated by Harald III King Norway and Tostig Godwinson, brother of Harold II King England.


20 Sep 1066 Harald III King Norway [51] at Fulford

20 Sep 1066 Tostig Godwinson [40] at Fulford


20 Sep 1066 Morcar Mercia Earl Northumbria at Fulford

20 Sep 1066 Edwin Mercia at Fulford

25 Sep 1066 Battle Stamford Bridge

At which Harold II King England, surprised and defeated the Viking army. Both Harald III King Norway and Tostig Godwinson were killed.


Harold II King England [44]


Harald III King Norway [51] killed

Tostig Godwinson [40] killed