William I "Longsword"



William I "Longsword"

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: Cir 891 1
    Christening: 
          Death: December 17, 942 1
         Burial: 
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          AFN #: 
                 

Parents
         Father: Ganger Rolf (Rollo)  , "The Viking"
         Mother: Poppa

Spouses and Children
1. *Sprota
       Marriage: 
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Richard I "The Fearless"

2. Luitgarde de Vermandois
       Marriage: 
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Notes
General:
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.

Sources


1 Ancestral Roots, Frederick Weis, (Seventh Edition 1992,1993 Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, Maryland ISBN 0-8063-1207-6). 110.

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