Adelaide de Angers (Possibly Empress Mathilda)

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Adelaide d'Angers

Birthplace: Normandy, France
Death: Died in Plouigneau, Brittany, France
Immediate Family:

Partner of Geoffroy V, comte d'Anjou et Maine

Occupation: Empress/Queen of Germany, Countess of Anjou, Concubine
Managed by: Terry Jackson (Switzer)
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About Adelaide de Angers (Possibly Empress Mathilda)

Matilda was born Adelaide

There is confusion about who Adelaide de Angers was. It is possible that it was Mathilda.

From Medlands:,%20Kings%201066-1603.htm#HenriIIdied1189B

According to Weir[144], she (Matilda) was christened Adelaide but adopted the name Matilda on her first marriage. The primary source on which this is based has not yet been identified.

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Adelaide of Angers1

F, #104747

Last Edited=2 Jun 2001

Child of Adelaide of Angers and Geoffrey V Plantagenet, Comte d'Anjou et Maine

Hamelin d'Anjou, 5th Earl of Surrey+ b. c 1129, d. 7 May 12021


[S106] Royal Genealogies Website (ROYAL92.GED), online <>. Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogies Website.

-------------------- Children: Hamelin Plantagenet, 5th Earl of Surrey, Vicomte de Touraine d'Anjou b: 1130 in Anjou Pays de la, Loire, Rhone-Alpes, France King Henry II of England Plantagenet b: 5 Mar 1133 in Le Mans, Sarthe, Pays de la Loire, France Count Geoffrey of Nantes b: 1 Jun 1134 in Rouen, Normandy, France Abbess Mary of Shaftesbury b: abt 1134 in Rouen, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, France Count William of Poitou b: abt 1136 in Argentan, Normandy, France

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Adelaide de Angers (Possibly Empress Mathilda)'s Timeline

Normandy, France
April 3, 1127
Age 15
Anjou, Isere, Rhone-Alpes, France
September 10, 1169
Age 57
Plouigneau, Brittany, France
October 11, 1954
Age 57
February 16, 1955
Age 57