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Ships of William the Conqueror

King William I. (The Conqueror)

William the Conqueror (honorable mention).

Birthplace of William the Conqueror

Robert, first Duke of Normandy, and father of William the Conqueror. Robert was a direct descendant of the Viking who "founded" Normandy. Interesting that Harold, the last Anglo-Saxon king, was threatened in the north by a Viking army and in the south by William the Conqueror's invasion force. So he was actually fighting to retain the throne the England against two separate Viking groups.

King William I

Descendants of Richard Duke of Normandy; ascendants of William the Conqueror

Stephen I of England. He was the son of Stephen of Blois and Adela of England, who was the daughter of William the Conqueror. He married Matilda I of Boulogne, and had 5 children with her.