31st Generation


1587575242. Count Baldwin V was born about 1012 in Flanders, Paris, Seine, France. He died on 1 September 1067 at the age of 55 in Lille, France. He was buried in Lille, France. Tab. Souv. Gen., France 22, Tab. 32, 48; Dukes of Normandy, France 5, p 115-27;
Keiser und Koenig Hist., Gen. Hist. 25,pt 1, p 100-01; Burke's Peerage, Eng.,
P, 1949, pref. p 252.
For hundreds of years before 1066, England had been ruled by Anglo-Saxon
kings. When Edward "the Confessor" died in 1066, William of Normandy saw his
chance for a successful invation of England. He built a fleet, attracted many
knights, and obtained the pope's blessing. He gained victory at the Battle of
Hastings and was crowned King of England on Christmas of 1066.
During the next few years, William presided over a gradual redistribution of
land in England. Saxon rebellions led to the confiscation of lands, which the
Norman Barons received. As a result of this Norman invation, the English
people today are of both Norman and Anglo-Saxon extraction.
Our Noble & Gentle Families of Royal Descent Together with Their Paternal
Ancestry by Joseph Foster p 178 1884 Edition: Princess Alix Adela of France and Count Baldwin V were married in 1026 in Flanders, Paris, Seine, France.

1587575243. Princess Alix Adela of France was born in 1009 in France. She died on 8 January 1079 at the age of 70 in Monastere De L'O, Messines, France. She was buried in Monastere De L'O, Messines, France.

Children were:

i.

Baldwin VI Count was born about 1029 in Flanders, Paris, Seine, France. He died on 17 July 1070 at the age of 41. Pedigrees of some Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants - Langston-Buck

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ii.

Matilda of Flanders, Queen of England-4003.

iii.

Northumberland Judith was born about 1033 in Flanders, Paris, Seine, France. She died in 1094 at the age of 61.

iv.

Robert I Count was born about 1033 in Flanders, Paris, Seine, France. He died on 3 October 1093 at the age of 60 in Kassel, Germany.

v.

Henry was born about 1035 in Flanders, Paris, Seine, France.