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    William the Conqueror | King William I ( reigned 1066 1087 ) . William , Duke of Normandy was ...

    William the Conqueror - tomb of William the Conqueror, also known as King William I of England.


    King William II (reigned 1087-1100). The third son of William I of England. He had powers over Normandy and influence in Scotland. He was less successful in extending control into Wales. William is commonly known as William Rufus, perhaps because of his red-faced appearance.

    William the Conqueror, King of England

    House of Normandy: William I the Conqueror. Ancestor

    Tomb of William the Conqueror in Abbaye-aux-Hommes, in Caen, Normandy. William I, also known as William the Conqueror (Guillaume le Conqu�rant), was the first Norman King of England from Christmas 1066 until his death. He was also Duke of Normandy from 3 July 1035 until his death, under the name William II.

    Seal of William Duke of Normandy as King of England

    Matilda of Flanders, Queen of England-According to legend, when Duke William II of Normandy (later known as William the Conqueror) sent his representative to ask for Matilda's hand in marriage, she told the representative that she was far too high-born to consider marrying a bastard.

    Harold II 1066 The last Anglo-Saxon king of England, January to October 1066. He was defeated and killed by William of Normandy (William the Conqueror) at the famous Battle of Hastings.

    Matilda of Flanders, wife of William the Conqueror and Queen consort of England

    Beloved Matilda of Flanders - Queen Consort of England and wife of William the Conqueror.

    BALDWIN IV COUNT OF FLANDERS 980–1035. He was the son of Arnulf II, Count of Flanders. His mother was Rozala of Lombardy. Baldwin first married Ogive of Luxembourg. He later married Eleanor of Normandy daughter of Richard II of Normandy. His granddaughter, Matilda of Flanders, would go on to marry William the Conqueror starting the line of Anglo-Norman Kings of England. 28th Great Grandfather on Mother's father's side Ancestor, and on Our ancestor's the Flanders, LaRue's, Norton's

    William the Conqueror William was born in around 1028, in Falaise, Normandy. William was duke of Normandy and, as William I, the first Norman king of England. He defeated and killed the last Anglo-Saxon king of England, King Harold II, at the Battle of Hastings. He was known as 'William the Bastard' to his contemporaries.

    Tomb of William the Conqueror (Guillaume le Conquérant) - Abbaye aux Hommes, Caen, Normandy, France

    William II Rufus (1056 - 1100). Third son of King William I and Queen Matilda of Flanders. His father gave England in his will. He died in a hunting accident and never married.

    Normandy France - the place where the ancestors of so many of us came from and made their way to England with William the Conqueror.

    The Bayeux Tapestry is an embroidered cloth—not an actual tapestry—nearly 70 metres (230 ft) long, which depicts the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England concerning William, Duke of Normandy, and Harold, Earl of Wessex, later King of England, and culminating in the Battle of Hastings. It is likely that it was commissioned by Bishop Odo, William's half-brother, and made in England—not Bayeux—in the 1070s.

    William I, usually known as William the Conqueror and sometimes William the Bastard, was the first Norman King of England, reigning from 1066 until his death in 1087.