Person:Judith Flanders (1)

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Judith , of Flanders, Countess Of Northumbria
d.5 Mar 1094
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Name Judith , of Flanders, Countess Of Northumbria
Alt Name Judite
Gender Female
Birth? abt 1037 Flandre française, France
Marriage Sep 1051 to Tostig Godwinson , Earl of Northumbria
Marriage 1071 to Welf I , Duke of Bavaria
Death[1] 5 Mar 1094
Other? House of Flanders


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Judith of Flanders, Countess of Northumbria, and later Duchess of Bavaria (1033 – 5 March 1094) was the wife firstly of Tostig Godwinson, Earl of Northumbria, and secondly of Welf I, Duke of Bavaria. Her niece was Matilda of Flanders, Queen consort of William the Conqueror, who was Judith's cousin.

She was the owner of many books and illuminated manuscripts, which she bequeathed to Weingarten Abbey.

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References
  1. Judith of Flanders, Countess of Northumbria, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2.   JUDITH de Flandre ([1033]-[5] Mar 1094, bur St Martin Monastery), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  3.   Overland Family History, pg 95.

    "Eatrl Tostig was married to Judith of Flanders who was a descendent of Charlemagne who was born 748 and died 814."

  4.   Judith of Flanders, in Baldwin, Stewart, and Todd Farmerie. The Henry Project (King Henry II ): Ancestors of King Henry II.