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Friday, May 29, 2020

Comte Lambert II of Boulogne & Ctss Adelaide of Normandy

1279328486. Comte Lambert II of Boulogne & 1279328487. Ctss Adelaide of Normandy

~1025, Lambert born in Boulogne, s/o 1512883448. Comte Eustace I de Boulogne & 1512883449. Comtesse Mathilde de Louvain.

By 1034, Adelaide born in Normandy, d/o 756441096. Robert I of Normandy & 756441097. Mistress Harleve of Falaise.

1047, Lambert became Comte de Lens.

Adelaide 1st married Enguerrand, comte de Montreuil.

10/25/1053, Enguerrand killed at the Battle of Chateau d’Arques.

[––Lambert & Adelaide––]

1053-54, Adelaide married Lambert de Boulogne, comte de Lens.

1054, Count Lambert killed in Battle of Lille at Phalampin [50 mi. ESE of Calais]; his brother Eustace succeeding as Comte de Lens.


1060, Adelaide married 3rd Eudes, comte de Troyes et d’Aumale.

12/25/1066, William the Conqueror (378220548, Adelaide’s brother) succeeded Edgar the Aethling as King of England.

1082, William I King of England donated various properties to the abbey of La Trinité de Caen with the consent of ‘Adelisa amita mea … cujus hereditas erat sed et comitissa A. de Albamarla … in vita sua.’

By 1084, Adelaide died.

Child of Lambert and Adelaide:

ii. Judith of Lens (639664243), born 1054 in Boulogne.

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