Robert de Montfort-sur-Risle
|Birthplace:||Montfort-sur-Risle, Eure, Normandy, France|
|Death:||Died in Sp|
|Managed by:||Hatte Blejer on partial hiatus|
About Robert de Montfort-sur-Risle
Robert I de Montfort-sur-Risle died before 1111. He was the son of Hugues II and an unnamed wife, NOT the son of Hugues II's first wife, who was a daughter of Richard de Beaufour.
Sources and Notes
ROBERT [I] de Montfort-sur-Risle (-before 1111). Guillaume de Jumièges names (in order) "Hugues le troisième et Robert son frère" as children of "Hugues le second" & his (unnamed) second wife, specifying that both died childless on pilgrimage. "…Robert de Montfort…" witnessed the undated charter under which Robert III Duke of Normandy donated property to Saint-Etienne de Caen. His properties were confiscated after he was accused of treason in 1107. He was in Durazzo in 1108. Henry II King of England confirmed the possessions of the abbey of Bec, including donations by "Roberti de Monte Forti…Adeline sororis ipsius Roberti", by charter dated to [1181/89].