Adelaide de Angers (Possibly Empress Mathilda)

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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

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.


Adelaide of Angers1

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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.


  • 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
Anjou Rhone-Alpes, Segré En Anjou Bleu, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
September 10, 1169
Age 57
Plouigneau, Brittany, France
October 11, 1954
Age 57
February 16, 1955
Age 57