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Richard (Evreux) d'Evreux (abt. 0986 - 1067)

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Richard "Comte d'Evreux" d'Evreux formerly Evreux
Born about in Rouen, Seine--et-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, Francemap
Husband of — married in S-Infr,,,Francemap
Husband of — married [location unknown]
Died in Eure, Normandie, Francemap
Evreux-32 created 28 Jan 2012 | Last modified
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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


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