Richard II, Duke of Normandy, 996-1026, in Baldwin, Stewart, and Todd Farmerie. See #5. below. His parentage is given by Orderic Vitalis, who says he was "excessively addicted to the lusts of the flesh and distractions of the world"[233]. The engangement was broken, LINKS http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_II,_Duke_of_Normandy http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/NORMANDY.htm#_Toc148955359. The Genealogica Comitum Flandriæ Bertiniana refers to "filiam secundi Ricardi ducis Normannorum" as wife of "Balduinum Barbatum" after the death of Ogiva[214]. He pursued a reform of the Norman monasteries. An illegitimate daughter of Richard I, sometimes called "Papia", is also at times given as a daughter of Richard II. Pour Lucien Musset, son règne constitue « un premier sommet dans l'histoire normande » . 3. Robert de Torigny names "Aeliz" as the daughter of Duke Robert II "de alia concubina" from Herleve[207]. He intervened on behalf of his son-in-law Renaud Comte Palatin de Bourgogne, who had been imprisoned by Hugues de Chalon, by sending troops to devastate Chalon in 1026 and procure his release. He succeeded his father as Duke of Normandy in 996. Married Judith de Bretagne (996), by whom he had the following issue: Secondly he married Poppa, by whom he had the following issue: http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/NORMANDY.htm#_Toc148955359. Il est le fils aîné du duc Richard l'Irascible et de Judith de Bretagne. Modern historians do not accept this interpretation, while not exonerating Richard from responsibility for his own deposition. 4. iii. b) ALIX . He also repelled an English attack on the Cotentin Peninsula that was led by Ethelred II of England. 1. The name of Duke Robert's first mistress is not known. m RANULF Vicomte du Bessin, son of Vicomte ANSCHITIL & his wife --- (-killed in battle Val-es-Dunes 1047). Richard II, duke of Normandy (996–1026/27), son of Richard I the Fearless. The necrology of the abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés records the death "Non Dec" of "Willelmus nostræ congregationis monachus Sancte Trinitatis, filius Richardi ducis"[219]. He laid siege to the town of Falaise, but was soon brought to heel by Richard who captured him, then released him on his oath of fealty. Richard was born in Fecamp, Normandy, France in 933, the son of William I Longsword and his wife Sprota. Guillaume de Jumièges names "Herlève fille le Fulbert valet de chamber du duc" as mother of Duke Guillaume II, recording that "un certain Herluin, brave chevalier, prit Herlève pour femme" after the death of Duke Robert[204]. Judith was born in 0982, lived in Bretagne, France. He built the fortress of Arques, becoming Comte d'Arques. He was the son of Duke Richard I de Normandie and Gunnor de Crepon. Orderic Vitalis records her marriage and calls her amita of William I King of England[171]. same person as…? The name of Duke Robert's first mistress is not known. Richard held his own against a peasant insurrection, and helped Robert II of France against the duchy of Burgundy. * * Mauger, Earl of Corbeil, died after 1033; his alleged grandson (or perhaps great-grandson) was Robert Fitzhamon, an important Anglo-Norman baron. As noted above, it is chronologically impossible for Papia, wife of Gilbert de Saint-Valéry, to have been his daughter. Mistress (1): ---. Traditionally, Richard had a third wife named Astrid (Estritha), daughter of Sweyn Forkbeard, King of England, Denmark, and Norway, and Sigrid the Haughty. 8. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. He also repelled an English attack on the Cotentin Peninsula that was led by Ethelred II of England. An agreement between the abbots of Jumièges and Bougeuil concerning an exchange of land in Poitou, by charter dated [13 Apr/4 Apr] 1012, is subscribed by "Richardus…filius Ricardi principi magni…Judith…"[158]. He succeeded his father as Duke of Normandy in 996. Guillaume de Jumièges names (in order) "Mauger…et Guillaume d'Arques" as the two sons of Duke Richard II and his second wife Popa, specifying that Guillaume II Duke of Normandy installed Guillaume as Comte de Talou[224]. ADELAIS [Judith] ([1000]-7 Jul [after 1030]). He also pursued a reform of the Norman monasteries. The Chronicle of Alberic de Trois-Fontaines names "unus monachus Fiscanii Gulielmus" as son of "dux Normannie Richardus II"[218]. Guillaume II captured the fortress of Arques, and Guillaume went into exile in [1054][229]. As noted above, it is chronologically impossible for Papia, wife of Gilbert de Saint-Valéry, to have been his daughter. "Rotbertus Normannorum dux, Ricardi filio" founded the abbey of Sainte-Trinité at Rouen in 1030[193]. The primary source which confirms her name has not yet been identified. Her second marriage is deduced from the same charter of Saint-Martin d´Auchy which also names “Judita comitissa domine supradicte filia”[209]. Richard II Duke Of Normandy was born Abt. She later married Ulf Thrugilson Jarl [Wulfsige Sprakeling]. He succeeded his father in 1035 as GUILLAUME II Duke of Normandy. Be on the lookout for your Britannica newsletter to get trusted stories delivered right to your inbox. Richard II of Normandy is in the 3rd generation of the family tree for William the Conqueror (Ahnentafel #4). This article was most recently revised and updated by, https://www.britannica.com/biography/Richard-II-duke-of-Normandy. He gave shelter to Henri, son of Robert II King of France, during his dispute with his mother Queen Constance, the king granting le Vexin to Robert after his accession to the French throne in 1031[194]. Richard II (23 August 963 – 28 August 1027), called the Good, was the son and heir of Richard I the Fearless and Gunnora. Richard s'empare du château de Mimande. He succeeded his brother in 1027 as ROBERT II "le Diable" Duke of Normandy. Richard attempted to improve relations with England through his sister's marriage to King Ethelred, but she was strongly disliked by the English. This information is part of by on Genealogy Online. Category:Richard II, Duke of Normandy. Richard held his own against a peasant insurrection, and helped Robert II of France against the duchy of Burgundy. a) MICHEL (-after 1127). Mistress (1): ---. When Richard II died in August 1026, his eldest son, Richard III became Duke of Normandy. m (after 1030) as his second wife, BAUDOUIN IV "le Barbu/Pulchrae Barbae" Count of Flanders, son of ARNOUL II "le Jeune" Count of Flanders & his wife Rozala di Ivrea [Italy] ([980]-30 May 1035). Guillaume de Jumièges records that Duke Guillaume II banished Mauger to the island of Guernsey[239]. 958 in Normandy, France. Guillaume de Jumièges records that the wife of Guillaume was "sœur de Guy comte de Ponthieu" but does not name her[230]. As late as the reign of William II (1035–87), the ruler of Normandy could style himself "prince and duke, count of Normandy" as if unsure what his title should be. The foundation charter of Saint-Martin d´Auchy names “Engueranni consulis qui filius fuit Berte supradicti Guerinfridi filie et Adelidis comitisse uxoris sue sororis…Willelmi Regis Anglorum”[208]. Matilda, d. 1033 - The only daughter of Richard and Judith who remained a virgin accouring to the Annals of Rouen. Han forsøkte også igjennom en reform av de normanniske klostrene. Orderic Vitalis calls her "the king's sister" when referring to her marriage to Eudes Comte de Troyes[210]. Guillaume de Jumièges records his rebellion, stating that it was supported by Henri I King of France, and his subsequent exile in the household of Eustache Comte de Boulogne where he stayed until his death[228]. v. Guillaume de Normandie was born about 1025, lived in Normandie, France. m secondly ([1053/54]) LAMBERT de Boulogne Comte de Lens, son of EUSTACHE [I] Comte de Boulogne & his wife Mathilde de Louvain (-killed in battle Phalampin 1054). Let us know if you have suggestions to improve this article (requires login). Richard II Duke of Normandy, 996-1026. ROBERT (-Nikaia 22 Jul 1035, bur Nikaia basilica St Mary, transferred [1187] to Apulia). Richard II, Duke of Normandy (The Good), Robert, Archbishop of Rouen, Count of Evreux, died 1037. The Chronicle of Caen Saint-Etienne records the death in 1025 of "Willelmus monachus, filius Ricardi comitis"[220]. Orderic Vitalis records her marriage and calls her amita of William I King of England[171]. Guillaume de Jumièges names "Mauger frère du duc Robert" as successor of Robert archbishop of Rouen, specifying that he was the son of Duke Richard II & his second wife Popa[231]. Richard Ier De Normandie 933-996; Papia De Normandie 945-1031 Union(s) et enfant(s) Relation en 990 avec NE NE épouse De Normandie Richard II dont. 963 Normandie d. 28 Aug 1027 Fbecamp, Normandie: KEMP(E) Surname one-name study worldwide - Family History (tree) and Genealogy Han etterfulgte sin far som hertug av Normandie i 996. Ricardo II el Bueno, en una de las seis estatuas de los duques de Normandía en la plaza de Falaise. m firstly (Mont Saint-Michel [1000]) JUDITH de Bretagne, daughter of CONAN I "le Tort" Duke of Brittany & his wife Ermengarde d'Anjou (982-16 Jun 1017). Richard held his own against a peasant insurrection, and helped Robert II of France against the duchy of Burgundy. Duke Richard III had two illegitimate children by unknown mistresses: a) NICOLAS (-27 Feb 1092, bur Rouen Saint-Ouen[184]). See #6. below. Adam of Bremen records that "Chnud…rex Danorum" gave "suam…germanam Margaretam pro foedere" to "comitis Nortmannorum Rikardi" and after, she was repudiated by Richard, to "Wolf duci Angliæ"[159]. m --- de Ponthieu, daughter of HUGUES II Comte de Ponthieu & his wife Berthe d'Aumâle. Betrothed (Jan 1027) to ADELA de France, daughter of ROBERT II " le Pieux" King of France & his third wife Constance d'Arles [Provence] (-Messines 8 Jan 1079, bur Messines, Benedictine monastery). Mauger II De Normandie 985-1055; Papia Popie De Normandie 1012-1062 1. a) MICHEL (-after 1127). Source citations are included at the bottom of the page. Richard II "The Good" Duke Of Normandy b. They had no children. He was the son of Count Arnulph II of Flanders and Princess Rosela of Italy. He pursued a reform of the Norman monasteries. Richard held his own against a peasant insurrection, and helped Robert II of France against the duchy of Burgundy. Guillaume de Jumièges names Popa as second wife of Duke Richard[161]. She retained the title Comtesse d'Aumâle after her first marriage. The Chronicle of Caen Saint-Etienne records the death in 1033 of "Mathildis, filia Ricardi comitis"[223]. The date of Robert´s departure can be estimated more precisely from his charter dated 13 Jan 1035 which announces his forthcoming departure for Jerusalem[197]. "Otto comes qui nominatur Willelmus" issued a charter dated 2 Nov 1023 subscribed by "Raynardi comitis, Adheleydis uxoris eius"[172]. Archbishop Mauger had one illegitimate child by an unknown mistress. Richard II, Duke of Normandy Richard II of Normandy , Duke of Normandy, was born 23 August 963 in Normandy , France to Richard I, Duke of Normandy (933-996) and Gunnora, Duchess of Normandy (c936-1031) and died 28 August 1027 in Normandy , France of unspecified causes. Tancred de Hauteville's two wives Muriella and Fredensenda are likewise given as daughters of "Duke Richard of Normandy", referring to either Richard I or Richard II. He was the son of Count Otto Guillaume de Bourgogne and Countess Ermentrude of Rheims. During a reign of thirty years, he displayed justice, benevolence, courage and religion, and the happiness enjoyed by his subjects entitled him to the glorious title of "The Good", conferred upon him by his contempories, and confirmed by posterity. Rikard II, även kallad den gode, hertig av Normandie.Född före 996, död 28 augusti 1027 (andra uppgifter säger 1026). However, it is also possible that she was Comte Renaud's second wife, Adelais having died earlier. Saxo Grammaticus also records her betrothal[160]. He held his own against a peasant insurrection, helped Robert II of France against the duchy of Burgundy, and repelled an English attack on the Cotentin Peninsula that was led by the Anglo-Saxon king Ethelred II the… He succeeded his. iv. Orderic Vitalis calls her "the king's sister" when referring to her marriage to Eudes Comte de Troyes[210]. Richard I "the Fearless" of Normandy (933-20 November 996) was Duke of Normandy from 17 December 942 to 20 November 996, succeeding William I Longsword and preceding Richard II of Normandy. Orderic Vitalis dates his departure to "after seven and a half years", but it is unclear from the context whether this is calculated based on his accession or his father's death[196]. Richard attempted to improve relations with England through his sister's marriage to King Ethelred, but she was strongly disliked by the English. She retained the title Comtesse d'Aumâle after her first marriage. "Raginaldus comes comitis Guillelmi filius" donated property to the abbey of Flavigny by charter dated 18 May 1037 subscribed by "Iudid comitisse uxoris eius, Guillelmi filii eius, Hugonis filii eius…"[174]. He held his own against a peasant insurrection, helped Robert II of France against the duchy of Burgundy, and repelled an English attack on the Cotentin Peninsula that was led by the Anglo-Saxon king Ethelred II the Duke Richard II "The Good" de Normandie - also known as: The Good - was born about 0963 in Normandy, France and died on 28 Aug 1027 in Fecamp, Normandie, France . Omissions? Successor to his father Richard I in 996, Richard II was the first of his family to be unambiguously referred to as duke of Normandy, a title that is also often given anachronistically to his three predecessors. She married Herluin de Conteville. Ademar names Richard as son of "Richardus Rotomagensis"[145]. "Raynaldi comitis, Adheleys uxoris eius" subscribed the charter dated 1030 by which "Robertus regis Roberti filius et regis Henrici filii eius germanus…Burgundie Dux" restored property to Cluny[173]. She was the daughter of Duke Conan I of Bretagne and Ermangarde D'Anjou. William of Malmesbury records that Robert went on pilgrimage to Jerusalem in 1035[195]. Robert De Normandie 990; Marié en 995, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, 50353, Manche, Normandie, France, avec Popie D'Envermeu 970-1050 dont. Richard succeeded his father as Duke of Normandy in 996 but the first five years of his reign were spent with Count Ralph of Ivry wielding power and putting down a peasant insurrection[2]. Duke Robert II had one illegitimate child by Mistress (2): b) GUILLAUME (Château de Falaise, Normandy [1027/28]-Rouen, Prioré de Saint-Gervais 9 Sep 1087, bur Caen, Abbé de Saint-Etienne). The necrology of the abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés records the death "X Kal Sep" of "[Ricar]dus Normannorum secundus"[153]. He pursued a reform of the Norman monasteries. "Iudid comitisse" is assumed in traditional genealogies[175] to have been the same person as Adelais. "Duke Richard [II]" donated property to the abbey of Mont Saint-Michel by charter dated to [1024/26], subscribed by "…Papie uxoris comitis"[164]. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Richard II de Normandie, (970 - 1026) dit Richard l'« Irascible » ou Richard le « Bon », est duc de Normandie de 996 à 1026. Category:Richard II of Normandy. William of Malmesbury recounts that his remains were disinterred from Nikaia on the orders of his son, but interred in Apulia on their way back to France after the messenger learnt of the death of William I King of England[202]. Richard III (ca 997), hertug av Normandie Robert I (999), hertug av Normandie William, munk ved Fécamp, død 1025 Adélaide, gift med Renaud I, grev av Burgund Eleanora av Normandie (også nevnt som Ainor(a) eller Judith), gift med grev Baldwin IV av Flandern Matilda, død 1033 Han giftet seg for andre gang med Poppa (eller Papia) som han hadde følgende barn med: Mauger, erkebiskop av Rouen William av Talou, grev av Arques Han har også tradisjonelt blitt tilskrevet et tredje ekteskap med en Astrid (Estritha), datter av kongen av England og Danmark, Svein Tjugeskjegg, og Sigrid Storråde, men det er høyst usannsynlig på grunn av den politiske situasjonen.