Biography of Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Timeline

Around 1068 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England was born to William "Conqueror" I King England and Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England.

Funeral of William "Conqueror"

After 09 Sep 1087 William "Conqueror" I King England 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 attended. .

In 1090 Juliane Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

In 1092 Fulk Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Ansfride Unknown.

In 1092 Sybilla Fitzroy Queen Consort Scotland was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Sybilla Corbet at Domfront.

In 1093 Robert Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Edith Forne.

Before 1100 Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Unknown Unknown.

On 02 Aug 1100 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England succeeded I King England: Norman.

Marriage of Henry I and Matilda

On 11 Nov 1100 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England were married. Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England was crowned Queen Consort England at which time Edith was renamed Matilda. .

Before 1101 Richard Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Ansfride Unknown.

Around 25 Jul 1101 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England was crowned I King England: Norman by Maurice Unknown Bishop London at Westminster Abbey [Coronation of Henry I].

Treaty of Alton

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

Christmas Court

In Dec 1101 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England hosted his at Christmas Court at Westminster Palace. Gilbert Clare attended.

On 07 Feb 1102 Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England.

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

Battle of Tinchebray

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

Around 1110 Reginald de Dunstanville Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Sybilla Corbet at Dénestanville.

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. .

On 24 Jan 1121 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Adeliza Reginar Queen Consort England were married at Windsor Castle. Adeliza Reginar Queen Consort England by marriage Queen Consort England.

Around May 1121 Miles Gloucester 1st Earl Hereford and Sibyl Neufmarché Countess Hereford were married. The marriage had been personally arranged by Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

On 10 Jun 1128 Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy was knighted by Henry "Beauclearc" I King England in preparation for his wedding to Henry's daughter.

On 01 Dec 1135 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England died.

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

Isabel Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Matilda Fitzroy Duchess Brittany was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Matilda Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Gundrada Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Rohese Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Emma Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Constance Fitzroy Viscountess Beaumont was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Aline Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Wife Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Sibyl Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Matilda Fitzroy Count Perche was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

William Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Sybilla Corbet.

Henry Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Nest ferch Rhys Dinefwr.

William de Tracy Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Gilbert Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

Adeliza Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England and Edith Forne.

Mabel Fitzroy was born to Henry "Beauclearc" I King England.

1130-1154 Anarchy

Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy, daughter of Henry "Beauclearc" I King England, his only remaining legitimate child, and Stephen I King England, son of Adela Normandy Count Blois (daughter of William the Conqueror), waged war over the succession. .

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Norman

Descendants Family Trees:

William "Conqueror" I King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 7 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings England: Son of William "Conqueror" I King England

Kings Franks: Great x 8 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks

Kings France: Great Grand Son of Robert "Pious" II King France

Ancestry

Father: William "Conqueror" I King England Great x -2 Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England

GrandFather: Robert "Magnificent" Normandy I Duke Normandy

Great GrandFather: Richard "Good" Normandy II Duke Normandy

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard "Fearless" Normandy I Duke Normandy

Great x 3 GrandFather: William "Longsword" Normandy I Duke Normandy

Great x 3 GrandMother: Sprota Unknown

Great x 2 GrandMother: Gunnora Unknown Count Ponthieu

Great x 3 GrandFather: Unknown Unknown

Great GrandMother: Judith Penthièvre Duchess Normandy

Great x 2 GrandFather: Conan "Crooked" Penthièvre III Duke Brittany

Great x 3 GrandFather: Judicael Berengar Penthièvre I Count Rennes

Great x 2 GrandMother: Ermengarde-Gerberga Ingelger Duchess Brittany

Great x 3 GrandFather: Geoffrey "Greygown" Ingelger 1st Count Anjou

Great x 3 GrandMother: Adele Vermandois Count Anjou

GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

Mother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England

GrandFather: Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders

Great GrandFather: Baldwin "Bearded" Flanders IV Count Flanders

Great x 2 GrandFather: Arnulf Flanders II Count Flanders

Great x 3 GrandFather: Baldwin Flanders III Count Flanders

Great x 3 GrandMother: Matilda Billung Count Flanders

Great x 2 GrandMother: Rozala Lombardy Count Flanders

Great x 3 GrandFather: Berenguer II Lombardy

Great GrandMother: Ogive Luxembourg-Ardennes Count Flanders

Great x 2 GrandFather: Frederick Luxembourg-Ardennes

Great x 3 GrandFather: Sigfried Luxembourg-Ardennes Count Ardennes

Great x 3 GrandMother: Hedwig Nordgau

Great x 2 GrandMother: Ermentrude Gleiburg

Great x 3 GrandFather: Heribert I Count Gleiberg Gleiburg

GrandMother: Adela Capet Duchess Normandy

Great GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France

Great x 2 GrandFather: Hugh I King France

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh "Great" Capet Count Paris

Great x 3 GrandMother: Hedwig Saxon-Ottonian

Great x 2 GrandMother: Adelaide Poitiers

Great x 3 GrandFather: William "Towhead" Poitiers III Duke Aquitaine

Great x 3 GrandMother: Gerloc aka Adela Normandy Duchess Aquitaine

Great GrandMother: Constance Arles Queen Consort France

Great x 2 GrandFather: William "Liberator" Arles 1st Count Provence, 1st Count Arles

Great x 2 GrandMother: Adelaide-Blanche Ingelger Queen Consort West Francia

Great x 3 GrandFather: Fulk "Good" Ingelger 2nd Count Anjou

Great x 3 GrandMother: Gerberge Unknown Viscountess Anjou