Person:Robert, Count of Mortain (1)

Robert de Mortain
d.8 Oct 1090 Cornwall, England
m. Aft 1035
  1. Felicia Of Normandy1025 -
  2. Adelaide De Normandy1027 - 1090
  3. Robert de MortainAbt 1031 - 1090
  4. Emma de ContevilleEst 1033 - 1066
  5. Muriel De Conteville1035 - 1076
  6. Odo of Bayeux1036 - 1097
  7. Christine De Conteville1037 -
  8. Isabella De Conteville1037 - 1088
  9. Mathilde De ContevilleAbt 1039 -
  10. Muriel de ContevilleAbt 1041 -
  11. Muriel De ContevilleAbt 1041 - 1076
m. Abt 1054
  1. Agnes de MortaigneAbt 1056 - 1115
  2. Emma de MortainAbt 1058 - Aft 1126/27
  3. William de MortaigneAbt 1060 - 1140
m. Abt 1080
  1. _____ de MortaigneAbt 1086 -
Facts and Events
Name[9] Robert de Mortain
Unknown[9] Robert de Conteville
Unknown Count Robert _____, Portreve of Hastings
Gender Male
Birth[7][8] Abt 1031 Mortagne-au-Perche, Orne, France
Marriage Abt 1054 to Matilda of Montgommery
Alt Marriage Bef 1058 to Matilda of Montgommery
Title (nobility)[9] 1068 Unofficial Count of Cornwall
Marriage Abt 1080 Of, , , Franceto Almodis Mortaigne
Death[6] 8 Oct 1090 Cornwall, England
Burial[6] 8 Dec 1090 Grestain Abbey, Mortain, Normandy, France
Alt Death[9] 9 Dec 1090
Alt Death[9] Aft 1095
Reference Number[9] Q724235?
Title (nobility)[9] Comte de Mortain
Questionable information identified by WeRelate automation
To check:Born before parents' marriage

the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Robert, Count of Mortain, 2nd Earl of Cornwall (–) was a Norman nobleman and the half-brother (on their mother's side) of King William the Conqueror. He was one of the very few proven companions of William the Conqueror at the Battle of Hastings and as recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086 was one of the greatest landholders in his half-brother's new Kingdom of England.

This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Robert, Count of Mortain. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

Robert de Mortain, 1st Earl of Cornwall, Moreton Half brother and companion of William the Conqueror at Hastings, Oct.14, 1066 b abt 1031, Normandy, France d 08 Dec 1090 Made Count of Mortain in 1049 Parents: Herluin de Conteville & Herleve de Falasie Spouse 1: Matilda (Maud) de Montgomerie Spouse 2: Almodis de la Marche Notes 15 107 122

Made Portreve of Hastings by William The Conqueror after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. Thereafter known as Robert de Hastings, as in Robert of Hastings. Source: "A Genealogical History of The Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of The British Empire", page 266.

  1.   Robert, Count of Mortain, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999 (16)
  3.   Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, 7th Edition, by Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Shippard Jr., 1999 (17)
  4.   Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, 7th Edition, by Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Shippard Jr., 1999 (24)
  5.   Robert de Burgo, Count of Mortain, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
  6. 6.0 6.1 ROBERT de Mortain (after 1040-8 Dec 1090, bur abbaye de Grestain), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  7. Cokayne, George Edward, and Vicary Gibbs; et al. The complete peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant [2nd ed.]. (London: St. Catherine Press, 1910-59)
    Volume 3 pages 427 and 428.
  8. Planché, James Robinson. The Conqueror and his companions. (London: Tinsey Brothers, 1874)
    Vol. 1, p. 108.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 9.6 Biographie en Wikipédia FR, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
    [[1]], trouvée 2016.

    Robert de Mortain, parfois dit Robert de Contevillen 1 (mort peut-être un 9 décembre1, en 10902 ou après 10951), fut comte de Mortain, et un officieux comte de Cornouailles à partir de 1068. Il devint le troisième sujet le plus riche d'Angleterre après la conquête normande de l'Angleterre