Person:Henry I of France (1)

Henri Ier de France
Facts and Events
Name[2][3] Henri Ier de France
Alt Name[4] Henri Ier des Francs
Gender Male
Birth[2][4] 4 may 1008 Reims, Marne, FranceHouse of Capet
Title (nobility)[4] 1016 Duc de Bourgogne
Christening? 1031
Title (nobility)[4] 10 jul 1031 Roi des Francs
Marriage 1043 to Matilda of Frisia
Alt Marriage 29 JAN 1043/44 Reims, Marne, Franceto Anne de Kiev
Marriage 19 MAY 1051 Reims, Marne, Franceto Anne de Kiev
Death[2][4] 4 Aug 1060 Vitry-aux-Loges, Loiret, France
Reference Number[1] Q178908?
Burial[2] Basilique Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, Seine-Saint-Denis, France

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Henry I (4 May 1008 – 4 August 1060) was the King of the Franks from 1031 to his death. The royal demesne of France reached its smallest size during his reign, and for this reason he is often seen as emblematic of the weakness of the early Capetians. This is not entirely agreed upon, however, as other historians regard him as a strong but realistic king, who was forced to conduct a policy mindful of the limitations of the French monarchy.

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  3. Adams, Arthur. English Ancestry of the Elkinton Family of New Jersey. The American Genealogist. (July 1945), p. 14.
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    Henri Ier1 (né le 4 mai 1008 et mort le 4 août 1060 à Vitry-aux-Loges), roi des Francs de 1031 à 1060.
    Troisième roi de la dynastie dite des Capétiens directs, il est le second fils de Robert le Pieux et de Constance d'Arles. Il devient héritier de la couronne à la mort de son frère aîné Hugues en 1025.