GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 1G Granddaughter Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1080 Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England was born to Malcolm III King Scotland (48) and Margaret Wessex (35) at Dunfermline

Around 1080 Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England was christened at Dunfermline [Christening of Edith (Matilda) of Scotland]

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

On 11 Nov 1100 Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England (20) was appointed Matilda Queen Consort England

On 11 Nov 1100 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England (32) and Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England (20) were married. Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England (20) was crowned Queen Consort England at which time Edith was renamed Matilda. [Marriage of Henry I and Matilda]

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

On 05 Aug 1103 William Adelin Normandy Duke Normandy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England (35) and Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England (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 (58) ).

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

On 01 May 1118 Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England (38) died at Westminster Palace

After 01 May 1118 Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England was buried at Westminster Abbey

ANCESTRY

Father: Malcolm III King Scotland

GrandFather: Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland

GrandMother: Bethóc Unknown

Mother: Margaret Wessex

GrandFather: Edward "The Exile" Wessex

2G GrandFather: Edmund "Ironside" I King England

3G GrandFather: Æthelred "Unready" II King England

4G GrandFather: Edgar "Peaceful" I King England

5G GrandFather: Edmund I King England

5G GrandMother: Ælfgifu Shaftesbury

4G GrandMother: Ælfthryth Unknown

3G GrandMother: Ælfgifu Northumbria

4G GrandFather: Thored Northumbria

2G GrandMother: Ealdgyth Unknown

GrandMother: Agatha Unknown