Person:William Adelin (1)

William "Adelin" _____, Duke of Normandy
b.Bef 5 Aug 1103 Selby, Yorkshire, England
m. 11 Nov 1100
  1. Euphemia of England1101 -
  2. Empress Matilda _____, of England, Empress of the Holy Roman EmpireAbt 1102 - 1167
  3. William "Adelin" _____, Duke of NormandyBef 1103 - 1120
m. Jun 1119
Facts and Events
Name William "Adelin" _____, Duke of Normandy
Gender Male
Birth[2] Bef 5 Aug 1103 Selby, Yorkshire, EnglandHouse of Normandy
Alt Birth[5] 5 Aug 1103 Winchester, Hampshire, England
Other late Feb 1113 betrothed, near Alençon
with Matilda of Anjou, Countess of Flanders
Marriage Jun 1119 Lisieux, Calvados, Franceto Matilda of Anjou, Countess of Flanders
Death[1][2] 25 Nov 1120 Barfleur, Manche, FranceLost in the sinking of the White Ship.
Reference Number? Q362113?

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William Ætheling (; 5 August 1103 – 25 November 1120), commonly called Adelin, sometimes Adelinus, Adelingus, A(u)delin or other Latinised Norman-French variants of Ætheling, was the son of Henry I of England by his wife Matilda of Scotland, and was thus heir apparent to the throne. His early death without issue caused a succession crisis, known in history as the Anarchy.

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