William I "Longsword"
Sex: MIndividual InformationBirth: Cir 891 1 Christening: Death: December 17, 942 1 Burial: Cause of Death: AFN #:
ParentsFather: Ganger Rolf (Rollo) , "The Viking" Mother: Poppa
Spouses and Children1. *Sprota Marriage: Status: Children: 1. Richard I "The Fearless" 2. Luitgarde de Vermandois Marriage: Status:
Succeeded to the Duchy of Normandy, cir. 930 the Brettons rebelled, he
subdued them, taking Brittony, the Channel Islands, the Contentin, and the
Averanchin; killed in treacherous ambush by servants of Theobald of Blois and
Arnulf of Flanders.
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1 Ancestral Roots, Frederick Weis, (Seventh Edition 1992,1993 Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, Maryland ISBN 0-8063-1207-6). 110.