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

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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 [location unknown]
Died in Eure, Normandie, Francemap
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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: 2nd Count of Evreux; Count of Rouen


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


  • 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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