Person:Matilda of Flanders (1)

Matilda , Countess of Flanders
d.2 Nov 1083 Caen, France
Facts and Events
Name Matilda , Countess of Flanders
Alt Name Mathilde
Gender Female
Birth? 1032 Vlaanderen, Belgium(Flanders, Belgium)
Marriage 1050 - 1052 Eu, Seine-Maritime, FranceCathedral of Notre Dame
to William I "the Conqueror" , King of England, Duke of Normandy
Other  Refuted child?: Gundred, Countess of Surrey (1) 
with William I "the Conqueror" , King of England, Duke of Normandy
Death? 2 Nov 1083 Caen, France
Ancestral File Number 8XHZ-T2
Physical Description? 4 ft. 1 in.
Physical Description? "just over four feet tall, almost a dwarf"
Other? House of Flanders
Alt Death[4] 2 Nov 1083
Burial? Caen, Calvados, FranceHoly Trinity Abbey


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Matilda of Flanders ( 1031 – 2 November 1083) was the wife of William the Conqueror and, as such, Queen consort of the Kingdom of England. She bore William nine children, including two kings, William II and Henry I.

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References
  1.   Matilda of Flanders, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2.   Matilda de Flandre, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
  3.   MATHILDE de Flandre ([1032]-Caen 2 Nov 1083, bur Caen, Abbey of Holy Trinity), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  4. Matilda (Mathilde) of Flanders, in Baldwin, Stewart, and Todd Farmerie. The Henry Project (King Henry II ): Ancestors of King Henry II.