Matilda (Maud) de Normandie, Comtesse de Blois-Chartres (974 - 1005) MP

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Nicknames: "Matilda", "Matilde", "Maud", "Mahaut"
Birthplace: Normandie, France
Death: Died in Blois, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France
Occupation: Countess of Blois
Managed by: Anne M Berge
Last Updated:

About Matilda (Maud) de Normandie, Comtesse de Blois-Chartres

Matilda (Maud, Mahaud) de Normandie, Comtesse de Blois.

Parents: Richard 'Sans-Peur' & Gunnor

Spouse: Eudes (Odo) II de Blois

No children

LINKS

http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/CENTRAL%20FRANCE.htm#EudesIIdied1037B

MEDIEVAL LANDS

MATHILDE (-[1005]). Guillaume de Jumièges names Mathilde wife of "le comte Odon" as the third of the three daughters of Duke Richard and Gunnora, specifying in a later passage that her husband was "Eudes comte de Chartres" when recording their marriage after the death of her father, her dowry being half the castle of Dreux given to her by her brother Duke Richard II, and her death without children "quelques années après"[128].

m ([1003/04]) as his first wife, EUDES II Comte de Blois, son of EUDES I Comte de Blois & his wife Berthe de Bourgogne [Welf] ([982/83]-15 Nov 1037).

EUDES de Blois, son of EUDES I Comte de Blois & his wife Berthe de Bourgogne [Welf] ([982/83]-killed in battle Commercy 15 Nov 1037, bur Tours, Abbaye de Saint-Martin, Marmoutier). "Odo comes" restored "villam…Culturas" to the abbey of Marmoutier by charter dated 3 May 983, signed by "Berte comitisse uxoris eius, majoris filii eius Teutboldi, minoris filii eius Odonis adhuc in cunabulo quiescentis"[93]. "Odonis comitis, Rotberti filii eius, Tetbaldi filius eius, Odonis alterius filius, Hugonis vicecomitis Castridunensis, Raherii de Montigniaco" subscribed the charter dated 989 under which "Robert Vicomte de Blois" donated property to the abbey of Evron[94]. A charter dated 996 records the confirmation by "comitissæ Berthæ" of the donation by "Odo comes" of property for the construction of the abbey of Bourgeuil, with the consent of "filiorum suorum Teobaldi…atque Odonis"[95]. He succeeded his brother in [1004] as EUDES II Comte de Blois, de Chartres, de Châteaudun et de Tours. "Bertæ reginæ, Odonis comitis filii eius…" subscribed the charter dated 1004 under which "Gislebertus prepositus" recorded a donation[96]. Rodulfus Glaber records that "secundus Odo filius…prioris Odonis" seized all the estates of "Stephanus comes Trecorum et Meldorum, Heriberti filius" after the latter died without an heir[97]. Comte de Sancerre, Seigneur de Chinon et de Saumur. Guillaume de Jumièges records that Comte Eudes refused to return the castle of Dreux to Richard II Duke of Normandy after the death of his first wife[98]. Rodulfus Glaber refers to the "perpetual quarrels and frequent wars" between "secundus Odo filius…prioris Odonis" and Foulques III Comte d'Anjou[99]. "Odonis…comitis" [Eudes II Comte de Blois] donated part of the county of Beauvais to "Rogerius sanctæ Belvacensis sedis…pontifex", recorded in the charter dated 1015 under which Robert II King of France confirmed the donation[100]. The Chronicon Sancti Petri Vivi Senonensis records that, after fleeing Sens in 1016, Renaud [II] Comte de Sens sought refuge with “Odonem Comitem” (presumably Eudes II Comte de Blois) with whom he built “castrum Monsteriolum…super Sequanæ fluvium” (Montereau)[101]. "Odo comes filius [Odonis comitis]" confirmed a donation of his father by charter dated to [1032/37], subscribed by "Tetbaldi filii eius, matris eius Ermengardis…Hervei vicecomitis"[102]. Rodulfus Glauber records the challenge by "Odo natus ex filia Chuonradi regis Austrasiorum, Berta nomine" to the accession by Emperor Konrad II to the kingdom of Burgundy after the death of his maternal uncle[103]. Herimannus names "Odo sororis eiusdem [=Roudolfus, ignavus Burgundiæ regulus] filium, princeps Gallicæ Campaniæ" when recording his challenge to the succession of Emperor Konrad II to the kingdom of Burgundy in 1032[104]. After the emperor agreed an alliance with Henri I King of France, comte Eudes besieged Toul but was forced to retreat by the emperor who arrived in the town 20 Aug 1033. In Spring 1034, he ravaged the Meuse valley. He captured Bar 14 Nov 1037, intending to continue to Aix-la-Chapelle where he would declare himself emperor. The Annales Sangallenses record the battle between "Gozelinum et Uotonem comittibus" in 1037 in which Comte Eudes was defeated and killed[105]. His forces were defeated at Commercy where Comte Eudes was killed[106]. Rodolfus Glaber records his place of burial[107]. The necrology of Saint-Cloud records the death "XII Kal Dec" of "Odo palacii comes"[108]. The necrology of Chartres cathedral records the death "XVII Kal Dec" of "Odo palatii comes"[109]. The necrology of Verdun Saint-Vanne records the death "XVII Kal Dec" of "Odo, Manasses, Euzuinus, Dudo comites ante Bar castrum prelio interempti"[110].

m firstly ([1003/04]) MATHILDE de Normandie, daughter of RICHARD I "Sans-peur" Comte [de Normandie] & his second wife Gunnora --- (-[1005]).

Guillaume de Jumièges names Mathilde, wife of "le comte Odon", as the third of the three daughters of Duke Richard and Gunnor, specifying in a later passage that her husband was "Eudes comte de Chartres" when recording their marriage after the death of her father, her dowry being half the castle of Dreux given to her by her brother Duke Richard II, and her death without children "quelques années après"[111]. The same source recounts that this difficulty was the basis for the dispute between Comte Eudes and Duke Richard which escalated into the construction of the château de Tillières {Verneuil, Eure} and Eudes's defeat while attempting to capture it[112].

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http://www.josephsmithsr.com/josephsr/d0073/I170672.htm

Matilda Or Mahaud DE NORMANDIE

• BIRTH: Abt 974, of Normandie, France

• DEATH: Bef 1017

Father: Richard I "den Modige" or Richard The Fearless The Devil DE NORMANDIE

Mother: Gundrada or Gunnora DE CRÊPON

Husband #1: Eudes II DE BLOIS Abt 984 - 1037

• MARRIAGE: 1003, of Champagne, France

+Theobald II DE CHAMPAGNE

1015 - 1089

Husband #2: Osulf Belvoir Or Osulf Fil Frame DE BELVOIR ____ - ____

• MARRIAGE: Abt 1022

+Adelica Belvoir DE PLESSIS

1024 - ____

Grimould Or The Traitor DE PLESSIS

Abt 1026 - ____

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Matilda de Normandie

F, #8771, d. circa 1017

Last Edited=6 Aug 2008

    Matilda de Normandie was the daughter of Richard I, 3rd Duc de Normandie and Gunnor de Crêpon. She married Eudes II de Blois, Comte de Blois circa 1003/4. She died circa 1017.

Eudes II de Blois, Comte de Blois

M, #8772, b. circa 990, d. 15 November 1037

Last Edited=9 Feb 2003

    Eudes II de Blois, Comte de Blois was born circa 990. He married Matilda de Normandie, daughter ofRichard I, 3rd Duc de Normandie and Gunnor de Crêpon, circa 1003/4. He died on 15 November 1037.
    Eudes II de Blois, Comte de Blois gained the title of Comte de Blois in 1021.

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Matilda (Maud, Mahaud) de Normandie, Comtesse de Blois.

Parents: Richard 'Sans-Peur' & Gunnor

Spouse: Eudes (Odo) II de Blois

No children

LINKS

http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/CENTRAL%20FRANCE.htm#EudesIIdied1037B

MEDIEVAL LANDS

MATHILDE (-[1005]). Guillaume de Jumièges names Mathilde wife of "le comte Odon" as the third of the three daughters of Duke Richard and Gunnora, specifying in a later passage that her husband was "Eudes comte de Chartres" when recording their marriage after the death of her father, her dowry being half the castle of Dreux given to her by her brother Duke Richard II, and her death without children "quelques années après"[128].

m ([1003/04]) as his first wife, EUDES II Comte de Blois, son of EUDES I Comte de Blois & his wife Berthe de Bourgogne [Welf] ([982/83]-15 Nov 1037).

EUDES de Blois, son of EUDES I Comte de Blois & his wife Berthe de Bourgogne [Welf] ([982/83]-killed in battle Commercy 15 Nov 1037, bur Tours, Abbaye de Saint-Martin, Marmoutier). "Odo comes" restored "villam…Culturas" to the abbey of Marmoutier by charter dated 3 May 983, signed by "Berte comitisse uxoris eius, majoris filii eius Teutboldi, minoris filii eius Odonis adhuc in cunabulo quiescentis"[93]. "Odonis comitis, Rotberti filii eius, Tetbaldi filius eius, Odonis alterius filius, Hugonis vicecomitis Castridunensis, Raherii de Montigniaco" subscribed the charter dated 989 under which "Robert Vicomte de Blois" donated property to the abbey of Evron[94]. A charter dated 996 records the confirmation by "comitissæ Berthæ" of the donation by "Odo comes" of property for the construction of the abbey of Bourgeuil, with the consent of "filiorum suorum Teobaldi…atque Odonis"[95]. He succeeded his brother in [1004] as EUDES II Comte de Blois, de Chartres, de Châteaudun et de Tours. "Bertæ reginæ, Odonis comitis filii eius…" subscribed the charter dated 1004 under which "Gislebertus prepositus" recorded a donation[96]. Rodulfus Glaber records that "secundus Odo filius…prioris Odonis" seized all the estates of "Stephanus comes Trecorum et Meldorum, Heriberti filius" after the latter died without an heir[97]. Comte de Sancerre, Seigneur de Chinon et de Saumur. Guillaume de Jumièges records that Comte Eudes refused to return the castle of Dreux to Richard II Duke of Normandy after the death of his first wife[98]. Rodulfus Glaber refers to the "perpetual quarrels and frequent wars" between "secundus Odo filius…prioris Odonis" and Foulques III Comte d'Anjou[99]. "Odonis…comitis" [Eudes II Comte de Blois] donated part of the county of Beauvais to "Rogerius sanctæ Belvacensis sedis…pontifex", recorded in the charter dated 1015 under which Robert II King of France confirmed the donation[100]. The Chronicon Sancti Petri Vivi Senonensis records that, after fleeing Sens in 1016, Renaud [II] Comte de Sens sought refuge with “Odonem Comitem” (presumably Eudes II Comte de Blois) with whom he built “castrum Monsteriolum…super Sequanæ fluvium” (Montereau)[101]. "Odo comes filius [Odonis comitis]" confirmed a donation of his father by charter dated to [1032/37], subscribed by "Tetbaldi filii eius, matris eius Ermengardis…Hervei vicecomitis"[102]. Rodulfus Glauber records the challenge by "Odo natus ex filia Chuonradi regis Austrasiorum, Berta nomine" to the accession by Emperor Konrad II to the kingdom of Burgundy after the death of his maternal uncle[103]. Herimannus names "Odo sororis eiusdem [=Roudolfus, ignavus Burgundiæ regulus] filium, princeps Gallicæ Campaniæ" when recording his challenge to the succession of Emperor Konrad II to the kingdom of Burgundy in 1032[104]. After the emperor agreed an alliance with Henri I King of France, comte Eudes besieged Toul but was forced to retreat by the emperor who arrived in the town 20 Aug 1033. In Spring 1034, he ravaged the Meuse valley. He captured Bar 14 Nov 1037, intending to continue to Aix-la-Chapelle where he would declare himself emperor. The Annales Sangallenses record the battle between "Gozelinum et Uotonem comittibus" in 1037 in which Comte Eudes was defeated and killed[105]. His forces were defeated at Commercy where Comte Eudes was killed[106]. Rodolfus Glaber records his place of burial[107]. The necrology of Saint-Cloud records the death "XII Kal Dec" of "Odo palacii comes"[108]. The necrology of Chartres cathedral records the death "XVII Kal Dec" of "Odo palatii comes"[109]. The necrology of Verdun Saint-Vanne records the death "XVII Kal Dec" of "Odo, Manasses, Euzuinus, Dudo comites ante Bar castrum prelio interempti"[110].

m firstly ([1003/04]) MATHILDE de Normandie, daughter of RICHARD I "Sans-peur" Comte [de Normandie] & his second wife Gunnora --- (-[1005]).

Guillaume de Jumièges names Mathilde, wife of "le comte Odon", as the third of the three daughters of Duke Richard and Gunnor, specifying in a later passage that her husband was "Eudes comte de Chartres" when recording their marriage after the death of her father, her dowry being half the castle of Dreux given to her by her brother Duke Richard II, and her death without children "quelques années après"[111]. The same source recounts that this difficulty was the basis for the dispute between Comte Eudes and Duke Richard which escalated into the construction of the château de Tillières {Verneuil, Eure} and Eudes's defeat while attempting to capture it[112].

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http://www.josephsmithsr.com/josephsr/d0073/I170672.htm

Matilda Or Mahaud DE NORMANDIE

• BIRTH: Abt 974, of Normandie, France

• DEATH: Bef 1017

Father: Richard I "den Modige" or Richard The Fearless The Devil DE NORMANDIE

Mother: Gundrada or Gunnora DE CRÊPON

Husband #1: Eudes II DE BLOIS Abt 984 - 1037

• MARRIAGE: 1003, of Champagne, France

+Theobald II DE CHAMPAGNE

1015 - 1089

Husband #2: Osulf Belvoir Or Osulf Fil Frame DE BELVOIR ____ - ____

• MARRIAGE: Abt 1022

+Adelica Belvoir DE PLESSIS

1024 - ____

Grimould Or The Traitor DE PLESSIS

Abt 1026 - ____

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hhttp://thepeerage.com/p878.htm

Matilda de Normandie

F, #8771, d. circa 1017

Last Edited=6 Aug 2008

Matilda de Normandie was the daughter of Richard I, 3rd Duc de Normandie and Gunnor de Crêpon. She married Eudes II de Blois, Comte de Blois circa 1003/4. She died circa 1017.

Eudes II de Blois, Comte de Blois

M, #8772, b. circa 990, d. 15 November 1037

Last Edited=9 Feb 2003

Eudes II de Blois, Comte de Blois was born circa 990. He married Matilda de Normandie, daughter ofRichard I, 3rd Duc de Normandie and Gunnor de Crêpon, circa 1003/4. He died on 15 November 1037.

Eudes II de Blois, Comte de Blois gained the title of Comte de Blois in 1021.

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Matilda de Normandie, Comtesse de Blois-Chartres's Timeline

974
974
Normandie, France
1003
1003
Age 29
England
1005
1005
Age 31
Blois, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France
1005
Age 31
Blois, Centre, France
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