Empress Matilda (Maud) (of Germany)1,2

F, #1089028, b. circa February 1102, d. 10 September 1167
Father*King Henry I "Beauclerc" (of England)2 d. 1 Dec 1135
Mother*Princess Matilda 'Atheling' (of Scotland)2
Relationship24th great-grandmother of Robert Michael Damon
ReferenceRFC089-28

Names and TItles

Titled: Princess of England.2
Titled: Empress of Germany.2
Married: Mrs (?) Plantagenet as of 22 May 1127.
     Empress Matilda (Maud) (of Germany) was born circa February 1102 in London, Middlesex, England.2,1 She was the daughter of King Henry I "Beauclerc" (of England) and Princess Matilda 'Atheling' (of Scotland).2 Empress Matilda (Maud) (of Germany) married first Emperor Henry V (of the Holy Roman Empire), son of Emperor Henry IV (of the Holy Roman Empire) and Bertha (of Savoy), on 7 January 1113/14.3 Empress Matilda (Maud) (of Germany) married second Duke Geoffrey V 'le Bon' Plantagenet, son of King Fulk V "le Jeune" (the younger) and Erembourge (?), on 22 May 1127 in Le Mans, Sarthe, France.1,3,2 Empress Matilda (Maud) (of Germany) died on 10 September 1167 in Notre-Dame, Des Pres, France.2 She is also reported to have died on 10 September 1169 in Notre Dame, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France.1 She was buried at Bec Abbey, Le Bec-Hellouin, Eure, France.1
     She became a widow with the death of her husband, Emperor Henry V (of the Holy Roman Empire) on 22 May 1125.2 Empress Matilda (Maud) (of Germany) became the mother of Agnes Plantagenet circa 1130.1 Empress Matilda (Maud) (of Germany) became the mother of King Henry II "Curt Mantle" Plantagenet of England on 5 March 1133.2 Empress Matilda (Maud) (of Germany) became the mother of Geoffrey VI 'Mantell' Plantagenet on 3 June 1134.1 Matilda (Maud)'s father King Henry I "Beauclerc" (of England) died on 1 December 1135 in Angers, Maine et Loire, France.2 Empress Matilda (Maud) (of Germany) became the mother of Count Guillaume Plantagenet of Poitou on 22 July 1136.1 Empress Matilda (Maud) (of Germany) became the mother of Princess Emma Plantagenet of Wales circa 1138.1 Matilda (Maud)'s son was married at wedding of King Henry II "Curt Mantle" Plantagenet of England and Queen Eleanor (of Aquitaine) on 18 May 1152 in Bordeaux, Gironde, France.2 Matilda (Maud)'s son Geoffrey VI 'Mantell' Plantagenet died on 27 July 1157 in Nantes, Loire-Atlantique, France.1 Matilda (Maud)'s son Count Guillaume Plantagenet of Poitou died on 30 January 1163/64 in Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France.1

References

     Empress Matilda (Maud) (of Germany) has ID 89-28 in Royalty for Commoners.2

Family 2

Duke Geoffrey V 'le Bon' Plantagenet b. 24 November 1113, d. 7 September 1151
Children
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
English Royalty
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Royalty for Commoners
Royalty for Commoners (Indented)
Last Edited22 Jul 2005

Citations

  1. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: n.pub.). There are some wild errors in the data.
  2. [S7] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, Fourth Edition, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, 2002). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Royalty for Commoners, 4th Edition.
  3. [S205] The Continenetal Dynasties 1066-1216, online http://www.royal.gov.uk/history/trees/continen.pdf. Hereinafter cited as The Continenetal Dynasties.