William the Conqueror

William the Conqueror.

Ships of William the Conqueror

William the Conqueror, Falaise, France

Birthplace of William the Conqueror

William the Conqueror

All royals family tree from William Conqueror

King Henry V.

King Henry I of England

Timeline of the British Monarchs from William the Conqueror to the present day

Edward VI by William Scrots, c.1550. (The Royal Collection)

Carousel, Honfleur, France

William The Conqueror Family Tree | The Normans and The Plantagenets

Tomb of William Longespe, Earl of Salisbury Illegitimate son of Henry II and Half Brother of King John,Salisbury Cathedral

Honfleur - Normandie - France

Robert Curthose (1054 - 1134). Eldest son of William I and Matilda of Flanders. Robert and his father did not get along leading William to want to disinherit Robert. He gave Robert the Duchy of Normandy and gave England to his second son, William Rufus. Robert launched a failed rebellion against his brother in 1088. When William II died his younger brother Henry I seized the throne, and Robert tried to invade again in 1101. In 1106 Henry took over Normandy from Robert.

King Henry II of England effigy at Fontervraud Abbey

Honfleur, Normandy | France

Honfleur, Normandy, France

William Bradford - Mayflower passenger - Governor of Plymouth Colony

HRH The Duchess of Gloucester with her sons, Prince William (left) and Prince Richard, later Duke of Gloucester