BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM PLANTAGENET IX COUNT POITIERS 1153-1156

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: ANJOU

Descent English Royalty: Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Descent French Royalty: 4G Grandson Robert "Pious" II King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 4G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 17 Aug 1153 William Plantagenet IX Count Poitiers was born to Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (20) and Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England (31) at Poitiers

Around Mar 1154 Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (20) returned to Rouen and met with his mother Empress Matilda (52) , and his brothers. Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England (32) joined them to celebrate Easter with their first son William Plantagenet IX Count Poitiers who met his father for the first time aged around eight months. [Henry Holds Easter at Rouen]

On 07 Dec 1154 Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (21) , the seven months pregnant Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England (32) and their son William Plantagenet IX Count Poitiers (1) left Barfleur for England. [Henry II Leaves Barfleur]

In Apr 1156 William Plantagenet IX Count Poitiers (2) died at Wallingford Castle

Around Apr 1156 William Plantagenet IX Count Poitiers (2) was buried at Reading Abbey at the feet of his great-grandfather Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

William Plantagenet IX Count Poitiers was appointed IX Count Poitiers

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy

1G GrandFather: Fulk "Young" King Jerusalem

2G GrandFather: Fulk "Réchin" Anjou 4th Count Anjou

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey "Ferréol" Anjou 2nd Count Gâtinais

4G GrandFather: Hugh Anjou

4G GrandMother: Béatrice Unknown

3G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger

4G GrandFather: Fulk "Black" Ingelger III Count Anjou

4G GrandMother: Hildegarde Sundgau

2G GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort

3G GrandFather: Simon Montfort

4G GrandFather: Aumary Reginarids

4G GrandMother: Bertrade Unknown

3G GrandMother: Agnes Normandy

4G GrandFather: Richard Normandy 2nd Count Évreux

4G GrandMother: Godechildis Unknown

1G GrandMother: Ermengarde La Flèche-De Baugency

2G GrandFather: Elias La Flèche-De Baugency I Count Maine

3G GrandFather: Jean de la Flèche La Flèche-De Baugency

3G GrandMother: Paula Maine

4G GrandFather: Herbert "Wakedog" Maine I Count Maine

2G GrandMother: Matilda Chateau-Du-Loir

3G GrandFather: Gervais II Lord Chateau-Du-Loir

GrandMother: Empress Matilda (Daughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England (Son William "Conqueror" I King England)

2G GrandFather: William "Conqueror" I King England

3G GrandFather: Robert "Magnificent" Normandy I Duke Normandy

4G GrandFather: Richard "Good" Normandy II Duke Normandy

4G GrandMother: Judith Penthièvre

3G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

2G GrandMother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England

3G GrandFather: Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders

4G GrandFather: Baldwin "Bearded" Flanders IV Count Flanders

4G GrandMother: Ogive Luxembourg-Ardennes

3G GrandMother: Adela Capet

4G GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France

4G GrandMother: Constance Arles

1G GrandMother: Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England

2G GrandFather: Malcolm III King Scotland

3G GrandFather: Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland

3G GrandMother: Bethóc Unknown

2G GrandMother: Margaret Wessex

3G GrandFather: Edward "The Exile" Wessex

4G GrandFather: Edmund "Ironside" I King England

4G GrandMother: Ealdgyth Unknown

3G GrandMother: Agatha Unknown

Mother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England

GrandFather: William "Saint" Poitiers X Duke Aquitaine

1G GrandFather: William "Troubadour" Poitiers IX Duke Aquitaine

2G GrandFather: [Guy] William Poitiers VIII Duke Aquitaine

3G GrandFather: William "Great" Poitiers V Duke Aquitaine

4G GrandFather: William "Proud Arm" Poitiers IV Duke Aquitaine

4G GrandMother: Emma Blois

3G GrandMother: Agnes Ivrea

4G GrandFather: Otto-William Ivrea I Count Burgundy

4G GrandMother: Ermentrude Unknown

2G GrandMother: Hildegarde Burgundy

3G GrandFather: Robert Burgundy I Duke Burgundy

4G GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France

4G GrandMother: Constance Arles

3G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger

4G GrandFather: Fulk "Black" Ingelger III Count Anjou

4G GrandMother: Hildegarde Sundgau

1G GrandMother: Philippa Rouerge

2G GrandFather: William Rouerge Duke Narbonne

3G GrandFather: Pons Rouerge Margrave Provence

3G GrandMother: Almodis La Marche

4G GrandFather: Bernard La Marche Count La Marche

2G GrandMother: Emma Mortain

3G GrandFather: Robert Mortain Count Mortain, 1st Earl Cornwall

4G GrandFather: Herluin de Conteville Mortain

4G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

3G GrandMother: Matilda or Maud Montgomery

4G GrandFather: Roger "The Great" Montgomery 1st Earl Shrewsbury

4G GrandMother: Mabel Bellême

GrandMother: Aenor Chatellerault

1G GrandFather: Aimery Chatellerault Viscount Châtellerault

1G GrandMother: Dangereuse Île-Bouchard

2G GrandFather: Bartholomew Île-Bouchard