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Richard (Evreux) d'Evreux

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Comte Richard d'Evreux formerly Evreux
Born about in Rouen, Seine--et-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, Francemap
Husband of — married in S-Infr,,,Francemap
Husband of — married after [location unknown]
Died in Eure, Normandie, Francemap
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Biography

He was the founder of the great Norman abbey of St. Sauveur, furnished eighty ships for the invasion of England, and with his son, William, fought by the Conqueror's side at Hastings, "bearing himself gallantly in the battle."

Occupation

Occupation: 2nd Count of Evreux; Count of Rouen

Note

M #2 Godeheut --, by whom he had daughter Bertha.


Sources

  • The Battle Abbey Roll with Some Accounts of the Norman Lineages, by Duchess of Cleveland, publ. 1889 by John Murray, London, England

Sources

EuroAristo Source
Our main source for medieval genealogy in the EuroAristo Project is the FMG database MEDIEVAL LANDS: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families by Charles Cawley,© Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, 2000-2013.







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