Biography of Lucia-Mahaut Blois Countess Chester

Timeline

In 1107 Richard Avranches 2nd Earl Chester succeeded 2nd Earl Chester (2C 1071). Lucia-Mahaut Blois Countess Chester by marriage Earl Chester (2C 1071).

Sinking of The White Ship

On 25 Nov 1120 the White Ship left Barfleur, Basse Normandie, with a party of young Normans. Henry "Beauclearc" I King England had left earlier on another ship. A mile out the White Ship foundered on a submerged rock. William Adelin Normandy Duke Normandy, his half-siblings Richard Fitzroy and Matilda Fitzroy Count Perche, William Bigod, Lucia-Mahaut Blois Countess Chester, brothers Geoffrey Aigle and Engenulf Aigle, half-brothers Richard Avranches 2nd Earl Chester and Ottiwel Avranches, brothers Ivo Grandesmil and William Grandesmil and Geoffrey Ridel were all drowned. .

Richard Avranches 2nd Earl Chester and Lucia-Mahaut Blois Countess Chester were married.

Lucia-Mahaut Blois Countess Chester was born to Stephen Blois II Count Blois and Adela Normandy Count Blois.

Family Trees

Descendants Family Trees:

William "Conqueror" I King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 8 Grand Daughter of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings England: Grand Daughter of William "Conqueror" I King England

Kings Franks: Great x 7 Grand Daughter of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks

Kings France: Great x 2 Grand Daughter of Robert "Pious" II King France

Kings Duke Aquitaine: Great x 7 Grand Daughter of Ranulf Poitiers I Duke Aquitaine

Ancestry

Father: Stephen Blois II Count Blois

GrandFather: Theobald Blois III Count Blois

Great GrandFather: Odo Blois II Count Blois

Great Great GrandFather: Odo Blois I Count Blois

Great Great Great GrandFather: Theobald "Trickster" Blois I Count Blois

Great Great Great GrandMother: Luitgarde Vermandois Duchess Normandy

Great Great GrandMother: Bertha Welf Queen Consort France

Great GrandMother: Ermengarde Auvernge Count Blois

GrandMother: Gersenda Maine Count Blois

Great GrandFather: Herbert "Wakedog" Maine I Count Maine

Great Great GrandFather: Hugh Maine III Count Maine

Great Great Great GrandFather: Hugh Maine II Count Maine

Great Great GrandMother: Unamed Penthièvre Count Maine

Mother: Adela Normandy Count Blois

GrandFather: William "Conqueror" I King England

Great GrandFather: Robert "Magnificent" Normandy I Duke Normandy

Great Great GrandFather: Richard "Good" Normandy II Duke Normandy

Great Great Great GrandFather: Richard "Fearless" Normandy I Duke Normandy

Great Great Great GrandMother: Gunnora Unknown Count Ponthieu

Great Great GrandMother: Judith Penthièvre Duchess Normandy

Great GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

GrandMother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England

Great GrandFather: Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders

Great Great GrandFather: Baldwin "Bearded" Flanders IV Count Flanders

Great Great Great GrandFather: Arnulf Flanders II Count Flanders

Great Great Great GrandMother: Rozala Lombardy Count Flanders

Great Great GrandMother: Ogive Luxembourg-Ardennes Count Flanders

Great Great Great GrandFather: Frederick Luxembourg-Ardennes

Great Great Great GrandMother: Ermentrude Gleiburg

Great GrandMother: Adela Capet Duchess Normandy

Great Great GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France

Great Great Great GrandFather: Hugh I King France

Great Great Great GrandMother: Adelaide Poitiers

Great Great GrandMother: Constance Arles Queen Consort France

Great Great Great GrandFather: William "Liberator" Arles 1st Count Provence, 1st Count Arles

Great Great Great GrandMother: Adelaide-Blanche Ingelger Queen Consort West Francia