In 1110 Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy 1102-1167 (7) was sent to PLACES!$A$5124 in preparation for her marriage to
On 07 Jan 1114 Henry Salian 1081-1125 (32) and Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy 1102-1167 (11) were married
On 25 Nov 1120 the White Ship left Barfleur, Basse Normandie, with a party of young Normans. Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (52) had left earlier on another ship. A mile out the White Ship foundered on a submerged rock. All bar one were drowned.
The event had a significant impact on the succession leading to the Anarchy during which first cousins Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy 1102-1167 (18) , daughter of Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (52) , his only remaining legitimate child, and Stephen I King England 1094-1154 (26) , son of Adela Normandy Count Blois 1067-1137 (53) (daughter of William the Conqueror), waged war over the succession.
William Adelin Normandy Duke Normandy 1103-1120 (17) , his half-siblings Richard Fitzroy 1100-1120 (19) and Matilda Fitzroy Count Perche -1120, William Bigod -1120, Lucia-Mahaut Blois Countess Chester -1120, brothers Geoffrey Aigle -1120 and Engenulf Aigle -1120, half-brothers Richard Avranches 2nd Earl Chester 1094-1120 (26) and Ottiwel Avranches -1120, brothers Ivo Grandesmil -1120 and William Grandesmil -1120 and Geoffrey Ridel -1120 were all drowned.
On 02 Feb 1141 the army of Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy 1102-1167 (38) commanded by Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester 1099-1147 (41) defeated the army of Stephen I King England 1094-1154 (47) . Matilda's army included Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester 1099-1153 (42) and Madog ap Maredudd Mathrafal Prince Powys -1160. Stephen I King England 1094-1154 (47) , Gilbert Gaunt 1st Earl Lincoln 1126-1156 (15) , William "The Younger" Peverell 1080-1155 (61) and Ilbert Lacy 3rd Baron Lacy -1141 were captured. William "Fat" Blois 1st Earl Albermarle aka Aumale, 1st Earl York 1101-1179 (40) fought for Stephen, his cousin.
Around 05 Jun 1152 Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort Franks, Queen Consort England 1122-1204 (30) visited Fontevraud Abbey, Chinon where she met Matilda Anjou Abbess Fontevraud 1111-1154 (41) (her husband's Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (19) 's aunt by marriage - Matilda Anjou Abbess Fontevraud 1111-1154 (41) had married William Adelin Normandy Duke Normandy 1103-1120 brother of his mother Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy 1102-1167 (50) who had died in the White Ship Disaster).
Around Mar 1154 Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (20) returned to Rouen and met with his mother Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy 1102-1167 (52) , and his brothers. Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort Franks, Queen Consort England 1122-1204 (32) joined them to celebrate Easter with their first son William Plantagenet IX Count Poitiers 1153-1156 who met his father for the first time aged around eight months.
On 06 Jan 1156 Matilda Plantagenet Duchess Saxony 1156-1189 was born to Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (22) and Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort Franks, Queen Consort England 1122-1204 (34) at Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire (probably) and named after her paternal grandmother Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy 1102-1167 (53) .
On 10 Sep 1167 Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy 1102-1167 (65) died
After 10 Sep 1167 Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy 1102-1167 was buried in Eure by Rotrou Newburgh Archbishop Rouen -1183. Her tomb's epitaph reads 'Great by birth, greater by marriage, greatest in her offspring: here lies Matilda, the daughter, wife, and mother of Henry'.
After 1846 Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy 1102-1167 was re-buried in Rouen Cathedral, Rouen.
GrandFather: William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087
1G GrandFather: Robert "Magnificent" Normandy I Duke Normandy 1000-1035
2G GrandFather: Richard "Good" Normandy II Duke Normandy 963-1026
3G GrandFather: Richard "Fearless" Normandy I Duke Normandy 932-996
4G GrandFather: William "Longsword" Normandy I Duke Normandy 893-942
4G GrandMother: Sprota Unknown
3G GrandMother: Gunnora Unknown Count Ponthieu
4G GrandFather: Unknown Unknown
2G GrandMother: Judith Penthièvre Duchess Normandy 982-1017
3G GrandFather: Conan "Crooked" Penthièvre III Duke Brittany -992
4G GrandFather: Judicael Berengar Penthièvre I Count Rennes -978
3G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Gerberga Ingelger Duchess Brittany 956-1024
4G GrandFather: Geoffrey "Greygown" Ingelger 1st Count Anjou 939-987
4G GrandMother: Adele Vermandois Count Anjou 934-982
1G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown
GrandMother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England 1031-1083
1G GrandFather: Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders 1012-1067
2G GrandFather: Baldwin "Bearded" Flanders IV Count Flanders 980-1035
3G GrandFather: Arnulf Flanders II Count Flanders 960-987
4G GrandFather: Baldwin Flanders III Count Flanders 940-962
4G GrandMother: Matilda Billung Count Flanders 940-1008
3G GrandMother: Rozala Lombardy Count Flanders
4G GrandFather: Berenguer II Lombardy
2G GrandMother: Ogive Luxembourg-Ardennes Count Flanders -1036
3G GrandFather: Frederick Luxembourg-Ardennes 965-1019
4G GrandFather: Sigfried Luxembourg-Ardennes Count Ardennes 922-998
4G GrandMother: Hedwig Nordgau
3G GrandMother: Ermentrude Gleiburg
4G GrandFather: Heribert I Count Gleiberg Gleiburg
1G GrandMother: Adela Capet Duchess Normandy 1009-1079
2G GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France 972-1031
3G GrandFather: Hugh I King France 941-996
4G GrandFather: Hugh "Great" Capet Count Paris 898-956
4G GrandMother: Hedwig Saxon-Ottonian 910-965
3G GrandMother: Adelaide Poitiers 945-1004
4G GrandFather: William "Towhead" Poitiers III Duke Aquitaine 915-963
4G GrandMother: Gerloc aka Adela Normandy Duchess Aquitaine 912-962
2G GrandMother: Constance Arles Queen Consort France 986-1034
3G GrandFather: William "Liberator" Arles 1st Count Provence, 1st Count Arles 950-993
3G GrandMother: Adelaide-Blanche Ingelger Queen Consort West Francia 940-1026
4G GrandFather: Fulk "Good" Ingelger 2nd Count Anjou 905-960
4G GrandMother: Gerberge Unknown Viscountess Anjou
Mother: Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England 1080-1118
GrandFather: Malcolm III King Scotland 1031-1093
1G GrandFather: Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland 1001-1040
1G GrandMother: Bethóc Unknown Queen Consort Scotland
GrandMother: Margaret Wessex Queen Consort Scotland 1045-1093
1G GrandFather: Edward "The Exile" Wessex 1016-1057
2G GrandFather: Edmund "Ironside" I King England 1015-1016
3G GrandFather: Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016
4G GrandFather: Edgar "Peaceful" I King England 943-975
4G GrandMother: Aelfthryth Unknown Queen Consort England
3G GrandMother: Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England
4G GrandFather: Thored Northumbria
2G GrandMother: Ealdgyth Unknown
1G GrandMother: Agatha Unknown