1100-1129 Henry I and the White Ship
Death of William Rufus
On 02 Aug 1100 William "Rufus" II King England was killed whilst hunting, not known whether accidentally or otherwise, in the New Forest .The brothers Robert and Henry Beaumont-Roger 1st Earl Warwick, and Roger Clare and Gilbert Clare were present.
Coronation of Henry I
Around 25 Jul 1101 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England was crowned I King England: Norman by Maurice Unknown Bishop London at Westminster Abbey
Treaty of Alton
After 25 Jul 1101 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy, brothers, both sons of William "Conqueror" I King England, signed the Treaty of Alton at Alton by which Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy agreed to renounce his claim to the English throne in exchange for a yearly stipend and other concessions.
Marriage of Henry I and Matilda
On 11 Nov 1100 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England were married. Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England was crowned Queen Consort England at which time Edith was renamed Matilda.
In Dec 1101 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England hosted his at Christmas Court at Westminster Palace. Gilbert Clare attended.
Battle of Tinchebray
On 28 Sep 1106 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England defeated his older brother Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy at the Battle of Tinchebray at Tinchebray, Orne
William Warenne 2nd Earl Surrey and Robert. Elias La Flèche-De Baugency I Count Maine commanded the reserve.The following fought for Henry:
William "Brito aka Breton" Dalbini
Alan Canhiart IV Duke Brittany
William "Butler" Daubigny
Robert Grandesmil, and
William Normandy I Count Évreux.
Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy was captured and spent the next twenty-eight years in prison; never released.
William Mortain Count Mortain was also captured.He spent the next thirty or more years in prison before becoming a monk.
Edgar "Aetheling" II King England was captured and subsequently released; Henry had married to Edgar's niece Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England in 1100.
Robert II Belleme 2nd Count Ponthieu escaped.
Robert Stuteville was captured.
Battle of Bremule
On 20 Aug 1119 at the Battle of Bremule at Gaillardbois-Cressenville Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and his son William Adelin Normandy Duke Normandy defeated the army of Louis "Fat" VI King France who had invaded Normandy in support of William Clito Normandy Count Flanders 1102-1128 who claimed the Duchy of Normandy.
Sinking of The White Ship
On 25 Nov 1120 the White Ship left Barfleur, Basse Normandie, with a party of young Normans. Henry "Beauclearc" I King England had left earlier on another ship. A mile out the White Ship foundered on a submerged rock. William Adelin Normandy Duke Normandy, his half-siblings Richard Fitzroy and Matilda Fitzroy Count Perche, William Bigod, Lucia-Mahaut Blois Countess Chester, brothers Geoffrey Aigle and Engenulf Aigle, half-brothers Richard Avranches 2nd Earl Chester and Ottiwel Avranches, brothers Ivo Grandesmil and William Grandesmil and Geoffrey Ridel were all drowned.