BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY "BEAUCLEARC" I KING ENGLAND 1068-1135

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Normandy

Descent English Royalty: Son William "Conqueror" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 1G Grandson Robert "Pious" II King France

EVENTS

Around 1068 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 was born to William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087 (40) and Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England 1031-1083 (37)

After 09 Sep 1087 William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087 was buried at Abbaye-aux-Hommes, Caen, Calvados, Basse Normandie at a ceremony presided over by Gilbert Arques Bishop Evreux. Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

In 1090 Juliane Fitzroy 1090-1136 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (22)

In 1092 Fulk Fitzroy 1092-1132 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (24) and Ansfride Unknown

In 1092 Sybilla Fitzroy 1092-1122 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (24) and Sybilla Corbet at Domfront

In 1093 Robert Fitzroy 1093-1172 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (25) and Edith Forne 1080-1152 (13)

Before 1100 Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester 1099-1147 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 and Unknown Unknown

On 02 Aug 1100 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (32) succeeded I King England: Norman

On 11 Nov 1100 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (32) and Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England 1080-1118 (20) were married

On 11 Nov 1100 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (32) and Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England 1080-1118 (20) were married. Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England 1080-1118 (20) was crowned Queen Consort England

Before 1101 Richard Fitzroy 1100-1120 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 and Ansfride Unknown

Around 25 Jul 1101 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (33) was crowned I King England: Norman by Maurice Unknown Bishop London -1107 at Westminster Abbey, Westminster

After 25 Jul 1101 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 and Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy 1051-1134, brothers, both sons of William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087, signed the Treaty of Alton at Alton, Hampshire by which Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy 1051-1134 agreed to renounce his claim to the English throne in exchange for a yearly stipend and other concessions.

In Dec 1101 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (33) hosted his at Christmas Court at Westminster Palace, Westminster. Gilbert Clare 1066-1117 (35) attended.

On 07 Feb 1102 Empress Matilda 1102-1167 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (34) and Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England 1080-1118 (22)

On 05 Aug 1103 William Adelin Normandy Duke Normandy 1103-1120 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (35) and Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England 1080-1118 (23) . The name Adelin an Anglo-Saxon term meaning Noble, or Prince, reflecting his mother's descent from the House of Wessex (her mother was Margaret Wessex 1045-1093).

On 28 Sep 1106 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (38) defeated his older brother Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy 1051-1134 (55) at the Battle of Tinchebray at Tinchebray, Orne. Henry's army was commanded by William Warenne 2nd Earl Surrey -1138 and Robert Beaumont-Roger 1st Earl Leicester, Count Meulan 1040-1118 (66) . Elias La Flèche-De Baugency I Count Maine -1110 commanded the reserve. William "Brito aka Breton" Dalbini 1086-1148 (20) , Alan Canhiart IV Duke Brittany 1063-1119 (43) , Raoul Tosny 1079-1126 (26) , William "Butler" Daubigny 1064-1139 (42) , Robert Grandesmil 1086-1126 (19) and William Normandy I Count Évreux -1118 fought for Henry. Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy 1051-1134 (55) was captured and spent the next twenty-eight years in prison; never released. William Mortain Count Mortain, 2nd Earl Cornwall 1083-1140 (22) was also captured and spent the next thirty or more years in prison before becoming a monk. Edgar "Aetheling" II King England 1051-1126 (55) was captured and subsequently released; Henry had married to Edgar's niece Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England 1080-1118 (26) in 1100. Robert II Bellême 2nd Count Ponthieu, 3rd Earl Shrewsbury 1056-1130 (50) escaped. Robert Stuteville was captured.

Around 1110 Reginald de Dunstanville Fitzroy 1110-1175 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (42) and Sybilla Corbet at Dénestanville

On 20 Aug 1119 at the Battle of Bremule Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (51) and his son William Adelin Normandy Duke Normandy 1103-1120 (16) defeated the army of Louis "Fat" VI King France 1081-1137 (37) who had invaded Normandy in support of William Clito Normandy Count Flanders 1102-1128 (16) 's (Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (51) nephew) claim to the Duchy of Normandy at Gaillardbois-Cressenville.

On 25 Nov 1120 the White Ship left Barfleur, Basse Normandie with a party of young Normans. Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (52) had left earlier on another ship. A mile out the White Ship foundered on a submerged rock. All bar one were drowned. The event had a significant impact on the succession leading to the Anarchy during which first cousins Empress Matilda 1102-1167 (18) , daughter of Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (52) , his only remaining legitimate child, and Stephen I King England 1094-1154 (26) , son of Adela Normandy 1067-1137 (53) (daughter of William the Conqueror), waged war over the succession. William Adelin Normandy Duke Normandy 1103-1120 (17) , his half-siblings Richard Fitzroy 1100-1120 (19) and Matilda Fitzroy -1120, William Bigod -1120, Lucia-Mahaut Blois -1120, brothers Geoffrey Aigle -1120 and Engenulf Aigle -1120, half-brothers Richard Avranches 2nd Earl Chester 1094-1120 (26) and Ottiwel Avranches -1120, brothers Ivo Grandesmil -1120 and William Grandesmil -1120 and Geoffrey Ridel -1120 were all drowned

On 24 Jan 1121 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (53) and Adeliza Reginar Queen Consort England 1103-1151 (18) were married at Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire

On 10 Jun 1128 Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy 1113-1151 (14) was knighted by Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (60) in preparation for his wedding to Henry's daughter.

On 01 Dec 1135 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (67) died

Around Apr 1156 William Plantagenet IX Count Poitiers 1153-1156 (2) was buried at Reading Abbey, Reading, Berkshire at the feet of his great-grandfather Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135.

Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 natural Isabel Beaumont-Roger

Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 natural Ansfride Unknown

Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 natural Sybilla Corbet

Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 natural Edith Forne 1080-1152

Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 natural Nest ferch Rhys Dinefwr 1085-1135

Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 natural Unknown Unknown

Gilbert Fitzroy -1142 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

William de Tracy Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Henry Fitzroy -1158 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 and Nest ferch Rhys Dinefwr 1085-1135

William Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 and Sybilla Corbet

Matilda Fitzroy -1120 was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Matilda Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Mabel Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Constance Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Aline Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Isabel Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Matilda Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Gundrada Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Rohese Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Emma Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Adeliza Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 and Edith Forne 1080-1152

Wife Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Sibyl Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

ANCESTRY

Father: William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087

GrandFather: Robert "Magnificent" Normandy I Duke Normandy 1000-1035

1G GrandFather: Richard "Good" Normandy II Duke Normandy 963-1026

2G GrandFather: Richard "Fearless" Normandy I Duke Normandy 932-996

3G GrandFather: William "Longsword" Normandy I Duke Normandy 893-942

4G GrandFather: Rollo Normandy Duke Normandy 846-930

4G GrandMother: Poppa Unknown

3G GrandMother: Sprota Unknown

2G GrandMother: Gunnora Unknown

3G GrandFather: Unknown Unknown

1G GrandMother: Judith Penthièvre 982-1017

2G GrandFather: Conan "Crooked" Penthièvre III Duke Brittany -992

3G GrandFather: Judicael Berengar Penthièvre I Count Rennes -978

4G GrandFather: Pascweten Vannes -903

2G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Gerberga Ingelger 956-1024

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey "Greygown" Ingelger 1st Count Anjou 939-987

4G GrandFather: Fulk "Good" Ingelger 2nd Count Anjou 905-960

4G GrandMother: Gerberge Unknown

3G GrandMother: Adele Vermandois 934-982

4G GrandFather: Robert Vermandois Count Meaux 907-967

GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

Mother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England 1031-1083

GrandFather: Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders 1012-1067

1G GrandFather: Baldwin "Bearded" Flanders IV Count Flanders 980-1035

2G GrandFather: Arnulf Flanders II Count Flanders 960-987

3G GrandFather: Baldwin Flanders III Count Flanders 940-962

4G GrandFather: Arnulf "Great" Flanders I Count Flanders 890-965

4G GrandMother: Adela Vermandois 910-960

3G GrandMother: Matilda Billung 940-1008

4G GrandFather: Hermmann Billung Margrave Billung March 912-973

4G GrandMother: Hildegard Westerburg

2G GrandMother: Rozala Lombardy

3G GrandFather: Berenguer II Lombardy

1G GrandMother: Ogive Luxembourg-Ardennes -1036

2G GrandFather: Frederick Luxembourg-Ardennes 965-1019

3G GrandFather: Sigfried Luxembourg-Ardennes Count Ardennes 922-998

3G GrandMother: Hedwig Nordgau

4G GrandFather: Eberhard IV Nordgau

2G GrandMother: Ermentrude Gleiburg

3G GrandFather: Heribert I Count Gleiberg Gleiburg

GrandMother: Adela Capet 1009-1079

1G GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France 972-1031

2G GrandFather: Hugh I King France 941-996

3G GrandFather: Hugh "Great" Capet Count Paris 898-956

4G GrandFather: Robert I King West Francia 866-923

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Vermandois 880-931

3G GrandMother: Hedwig Saxon-Ottonian 910-965

4G GrandFather: Henry "Fowler" I King East Francia 876-936

4G GrandMother: Matilda Ringelheim

2G GrandMother: Adelaide Poitiers 945-1004

3G GrandFather: William "Towhead" Poitiers III Duke Aquitaine 915-963

4G GrandFather: Ebles "Manzer aka Bastard" Poitiers III Duke Aquitaine 870-935

3G GrandMother: Gerloc aka Adela Normandy 912-962

4G GrandFather: Rollo Normandy Duke Normandy 846-930

4G GrandMother: Poppa Unknown

1G GrandMother: Constance Arles 986-1034

2G GrandFather: William "Liberator" Arles 1st Count Provence, 1st Count Arles 950-993

2G GrandMother: Adelaide-Blanche Ingelger 940-1026

3G GrandFather: Fulk "Good" Ingelger 2nd Count Anjou 905-960

4G GrandFather: Fulk "Red" Ingelger 1st Count Anjou 870-942

4G GrandMother: Roscille Loches

3G GrandMother: Gerberge Unknown