Biography of Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester

Timeline

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

On Jun 1119 Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Mabel Fitzhamon Countess Gloucester were married at Lisieux, Calvados, Basse Normandie. Mabel Fitzhamon Countess Gloucester by marriage Countess Gloucester (1C 1121).

In 1120 Richard Fitzrobert was born to Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Mabel Fitzhamon Countess Gloucester.

In 1121 Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester was created 1st Earl Gloucester (1C 1121).

In 1122 Philip Fitzrobert was born to Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Mabel Fitzhamon Countess Gloucester.

First Battle of Lincoln

On 02 Feb 1141 the army of Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy commanded by Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester defeated the army of Stephen I King England. Matilda's army included Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester and Madog ap Maredudd Mathrafal Prince Powys. Stephen I King England, Gilbert Gaunt 1st Earl Lincoln, William "The Younger" Peverell and Ilbert Lacy 3rd Baron Lacy were captured. William "Fat" Blois 1st Earl Albermarle aka Aumale, 1st Earl York fought for Stephen, his cousin. .

On 31 Oct 1147 Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester died.

William Fitzrobert 2nd Earl Gloucester was born to Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Mabel Fitzhamon Countess Gloucester.

Mabel Fitzrobert was born to Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Mabel Fitzhamon Countess Gloucester.

Hamon Fitzrobert was born to Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Mabel Fitzhamon Countess Gloucester.

Richard Fitzrobert Bishop Bayeux was born to Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Isabel Douvres.

Robert Fitzrobert was born to Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Unknown Unknown.

Mabel Fitzrobert was born to Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Unknown Unknown.

Roger Fitzrobert Bishop Worcester was born to Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Mabel Fitzhamon Countess Gloucester.

Father Fitzrobert was born to Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Unknown Unknown.

Matilda Fitzrobert Countess Chester was born to Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester and Mabel Fitzhamon Countess Gloucester.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Norman

Descendants Family Trees:

William "Conqueror" I King England

Descent

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

Kings England: Son of Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Kings Franks: Great x 9 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks

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

Ancestry

Father: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England Son William "Conqueror" I King England

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

Great GrandFather: Robert "Magnificent" Normandy I Duke Normandy

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard "Good" Normandy II Duke Normandy

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard "Fearless" Normandy I Duke Normandy

Great x 3 GrandMother: Gunnora Unknown Count Ponthieu

Great x 2 GrandMother: Judith Penthièvre Duchess Normandy

Great x 3 GrandFather: Conan "Crooked" Penthièvre III Duke Brittany

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ermengarde-Gerberga Ingelger Duchess Brittany

Great GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

GrandMother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Baldwin "Bearded" Flanders IV Count Flanders

Great x 3 GrandFather: Arnulf Flanders II Count Flanders

Great x 3 GrandMother: Rozala Lombardy Count Flanders

Great x 2 GrandMother: Ogive Luxembourg-Ardennes Count Flanders

Great x 3 GrandFather: Frederick Luxembourg-Ardennes

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ermentrude Gleiburg

Great GrandMother: Adela Capet Duchess Normandy

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh I King France

Great x 3 GrandMother: Adelaide Poitiers

Great x 2 GrandMother: Constance Arles Queen Consort France

Great x 3 GrandFather: William "Liberator" Arles 1st Count Provence, 1st Count Arles

Great x 3 GrandMother: Adelaide-Blanche Ingelger Queen Consort West Francia

Mother: Unknown Unknown