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Robert le Magnifique Duc de Normandie, William the conqueror's father, was the great-great-grandson of Rollo the Ganger, Viking founder of Normandy. He was also a descendent of Charlemagne through his mother, Judith de Bretagne. 29 GGF paternal grandmother's side

Catherine of Aragon - the Spanish Queen consort of England as the first wife of King Henry VIII of England. When Henry married Anne, Catherine refused to accept Henry as Supreme Head of the Church of England and considered herself the King's rightful wife and Queen, attracting much popular sympathy.

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Louis-Charles, Duke of Normandy, was the son of King Louis XVI of France and Queen Marie Antoinette. He had been imprisoned from August 1792 until his death from illness in 1795 at the age of 10.

Adele Of Normandy - 26th Paternal Great Grandmother. Daughter of Rollo Duke of Normandy and wife of William III, Duke of Aquitaine

The Real Rollo Hrolf Ragnvaldsson, more commonly known as Rollo (and later Robert Of Normandy), lived between 846 and 931 CE. He was a Norse viking warlord who became the founder and first ruler of the Viking principality that would come to be called Normandy. It is theorised that he was the son of Ragnvald Eysteinsson, a Jarl of Western Norway. Rollo was known by the nickname “Ganger Hrolf” (Hrolf the Walker) because it was said he was so big no horse could carry him. Artwork by…

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Viking Dragon Pendant

This distinctive Urnes-style dragon pendant is inspired by an 11th century artefact from Iceland.