Biography of William "Rufus" II King England

Timeline

Around 1056 William "Rufus" II King England was born to William "Conqueror" I King England and Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England.

On 09 Sep 1087 William "Rufus" II King England succeeded II King England: Norman.

On 26 Sep 1087 William "Rufus" II King England was crowned II King England: Norman.

In 1095 Roger Lacy exiled for rebelling against William "Rufus" II King England.

On 02 Aug 1100 William "Rufus" II King England was killed whilst hunting, not known whether accidentally or otherwise, in the New Forest [Death of William Rufus]. The brothers Robert Beaumont-Roger 1st Earl Leicester, Count Meulan and Henry Beaumont-Roger 1st Earl Warwick, and Roger Clare and Gilbert Clare were present.

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