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William the Conqueror, The Actual Last Viking

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Portrait of William I - William the Conqueror (c1028 - 1087), married Matilda of Flanders c1050, became King of England on 25 Dec. 1066 and reigned until 9 Sept 1087.

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Matilda of Flanders (c. 1031 – 2 November 1083), daughter of Count Baldwin V of Flanders, was the wife (and distant cousin) of William the Conqueror and, as such, Queen consort of the Kingdom of England. She bore William ten children (4 sons and 6 daughters), including two kings, William II and Henry I. She gave the Bayeux Tapestry to Caen Abbey.

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William the Conqueror | Falaise - Statue of William the Conqueror, Rollo | Flickr - Photo ...

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Statue of Matilda of Flanders - Queen Consort of England and wife of William the Conqueror in the Luxembourg Gardens in Paris, France. http://www.travellinghistorian.com/conquerp3m.jpg

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Timeline of the British Monarchs from William the Conqueror to Elizabeth II. This is an enormous timeline of the British Monarchs from 1066 to the present day. The dates of the reigns of each monarch are included with each name and photo. Additional individuals are on the timeline as necessary to show how the line of succession reached a particular monarch.

Timeline of the British Monarchs from William the Conqueror to Elizabeth II

Timeline of the British Monarchs from William the Conqueror to Elizabeth II. This is an enormous timeline of the British Monarchs from 1066 to the present day. The dates of the reigns of each monarch are included with each name and photo. Additional individuals are on the timeline as necessary to show how the line of succession reached a particular monarch.

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Matilda of Flanders, wife of William the Conqueror and mother of Henry I, the first woman to be crowned Queen of England, was born in 1031. Her father, Baldwin V, was the Count of Flanders, and her mother Adela, was a daughter Robert II the Pious Capet, King of France. Statue is located in the Jardin du Luxembourg, Paris, France. 27th GG mother. Ancestor

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William the Conqueror William was born in around 1028, in Falaise, Normandy. William was duke of Normandy and, as William I, the first Norman king of England. He defeated and killed the last Anglo-Saxon king of England, King Harold II, at the Battle of Hastings. He was known as 'William the Bastard' to his contemporaries.

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