, Richard II commissioned Dudo of Saint-Quentin, his clerk and priest, to write about his ancestors. He married Papia of Envermeu . He succeeded his father as Duke of Normandy in 996. 958, Normandy , d. 23 Aug 1027, l'Abbaye de Fecamp (Age 69 years) Mother Judith de Bretagne , b. However, Richard did have two illegimate children: Nicholas, a disinherited abbot; and Alix (En: Alice), who married Victome du Bessin. Early years. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the Creative Commons CC0 License; all unstructured text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. Richard II "The Good" Duke Of Normandy b. Richard II, known as Richard The Good, (in French, "le Bon"), was the son and heir of Richard I the Fearless and the Duchess Gunnora. and built up his court to resemble that of a king.  Ethelred gave Emma the city of Exeter as a dowry. Birth. He commissioned Dudo of Saint-Quentin to write a detailed history of the Norman Dukes showing their nobility and Christian patronage Listed below are details on up to five generations of descendants. , Richard had deep religious interests and found he had much in common with King Robert II of France, who he helped militarily against the Duchy of Burgundy. Il continue aussi à utiliser les titres de ses prédécesseurs, à savoir comte ou marquis. Category:Richard II, Duke of Normandy. After losing his throne King Ethelred followed shortly. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. Richard I of Normandy (933–996), also known as Richard the Fearless (French, Sans Peur), was the "Duke of Normandy" from 942 to 996. Richard II († 1026), called the Good (French: Le Bon), was the Duke of Normandy from 996 to 1026.   He was a Norman nobleman of the House of Normandy. , In the 980s the Vikings had been raiding England again. Richard also married Gunnora D' ARQUES Duchess of Normandy, before 989. Richard was born in Fecamp, Normandy, France in 933, the son of William I Longsword and his wife Sprota. 6 Roberts, Gary Boyd , The Royal Descents of 900 Immigrants to the American Colonies, Quebec , or the United States (2 vols. He wanted them shown to be good and upright leaders who built Normandy despite the bad behavior of their Frankish neighbors. the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia. Marriage: Children PARENTS AND SIBLINGS. Their names show the areas over which Richard had ducal control: Caen, the Éverecin, the Cotentin, the Pays de Caux and Rouen.. Richard provided the Vikings with sanctuary and even welcomed them. His followers held on to the lands given them by remaining loyal to him. 2 He died on 6 August 1027 poisoning. He was married January 1027 in Bavaria, Germany to Adaele Alix de France, they had 10 children. Richard II (23 August 963 – 28 August 1026), called the Good (French: Le Bon), was the duke of Normandy from 996 until 1026.  Norman and Viking relations were good.  He was also the grandson of the famous Rollo.He was about 10 years old when his father was killed on 17 December 942. Richard was the younger and only surviving son of Edward, the Black Prince, and his wife, Joan of Kent.Because his father died prematurely in 1376, Richard succeeded his grandfather Edward III as king in June 1377.. 1031–1083. Discover life events, stories and photos about Richard II, Le Bon Duc de Normandie (0970-1026) of Évreux, Eure, Duchy of Normandy. 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. 958 in Normandy, France.  This act violated a treaty signed between his father Richard I and King Ethelred II of England, in which he agreed not to aid enemies of England following similar events of assisting the Danes. Father: William I de Normandy (d. 17 Dec 942). Mauger, Earl of Corbeil, died after 1033.  In 1000-1001 the English attacked Normandy on the Cotentin Peninsula. Richard is the son of Richard II, Duc de Normandie (d. 23 Aug 1026) and Judith [de Rennes] de Bretagne (d.28 Jun 1017). This information is part of by on Genealogy Online. Richard I, byname Richard the Fearless, French Richard sans Peur, (born c. 932—died 996), duke of Normandy (942–996), son of William I Longsword.. Louis IV of France took the boy-duke into his protective custody, apparently intent upon reuniting Normandy to the crown’s domains, but in 945 Louis was captured by the Normans, and Richard was returned to his people.  He formed a marriage alliance with Brittany by marrying his sister Hawise of Normandy to Geoffrey I, Duke of Brittany. Duc Richard II de Normandie, 'the Good', b. Richard is the son of William I of Normandy and Sprota, a Breton concubine. 2 He succeeded as the 5th Duc de Normandie on 28 August 1026. He married Gunnora, Duchess of Normandy (c936-1031) . Richard of Normandy, Duke of Bernay. She died Y  .  He forged a marriage alliance with Duke Geoffrey I of Brittany by marrying his sister Hawise to him and by his own marriage to Geoffrey's sister Judith. His followers held on to the lands given them by remaining loyal to him.  Soon after the death of Ethelred, Cnut, King of England forced Emma to marry him. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the Creative Commons CC0 License; all unstructured text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. 963 Normandie d. 28 Aug 1027 Fbecamp, Normandie: KEMP(E) Surname one-name study worldwide - Family History (tree) and Genealogy  From 997 to 1000 a great Viking army attacked Wessex a number of times. 982, d. 16 Jun 1017 (Age 35 years) Richard II 'le Bon', Duke of Normandy (966) 2. He married firstly, c. 1000, Judith (992–1017), daughter of Conan I of Brittany, by whom he had the following issue: Secondly he married Poppa of Envermeu.  They would then cross the English Channel to Normandy to sell their plunder. Richard II, duke of Normandy (996–1026/27), son of Richard I the Fearless. Duke Richard I de Normandie, 'the Fearless' b. Matilda (c. 1013/5), nun at Fecamp, d. 1033. Richard I, Sanspeur (without fear), 3rd Duke of Normandy Children (2): Richard II, 4th Duke of Normandy; b abt 957, Normandy, France Robert, Count of Evreux; b abt 965, d 1035, Nicaea, Turkey This page was last changed on 3 October 2020, at 22:56. During his minority, the first five years of his reign, his regent was Count Rodulf of Ivry, his uncle, who wielded the power and put down a peasant insurrection at the beginning of Richard's reign. This information is part of by on Genealogy Online. (Normandie) Richard II., genannt der Gute , , war der zweite Herzog der Normandie.Er war der Sohn Richards I.des Furchtlosen und seiner Ehefrau Gunnora und folgte seinem Vater 996 … (Gunnora D' ARQUES was born in Arques-la-Bataille, Haute-Normandie, France and died on 5 Jan 1031 in Normandie, France.) Han efterfulgte sin far som hertug af Normandiet i 996.Richard nærede modvilje imod bøndernes opstand og hjalp Robert 2. af Frankrig imod hertugdømmet Burgund. Duc Richard II de Normandie, 'the Good', b.  , Richard II commissioned his clerk and confessor, Dudo of Saint-Quentin, to portray his ducal ancestors as morally upright Christian leaders who built Normandy despite the treachery of their overlords and neighboring principalities. Richard III, 5th Duc de Normandie was the son of Richard II, 4th Duc de Normandie and Judith de Bretagne. Ralph put down a peasant revolt at the start of Richard's reign.  It has been called by some historians a work of propaganda. Richard II de Normandie, dit Richard l'« Irascible » ou Richard le « Bon », est duc1 de Normandie de 996 à 1026. Richard was born to William I of Normandy, princeps  or ruler of Normandy, and Sprota. Richard I "Sans Peur" ("the Fearless") Leader of the Normans of Rouen [anachronistically, "duke of Normandy"], 942-996.A minor at the assassination of his father William in 942, it was largely during Richard's long period of rule that what eventually became the duchy of Normandy evolved from what was essentially a pirate principality into a feudal state.  During his minority, which was the first five years of his reign, his regent was his uncle Count Ralph of Ivrea. 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 . Jump to navigation Jump to search. They had the following children: From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, Statue of Richard II the Good as part of the Six, Richard II may have allowed the Vikings to rest in Normandy between raids to prevent his own lands from being. Richard II († 1026), called the Good (French: Le Bon), was the Duke of Normandy from 996 to 1026. Richard 'The Good Duke' de Normandie (Normandie) 35gN was born about 950 in Rouen, Seine Inferieure, Normandy, France. Mother: Sprota; Marriage Duc Richard II de Normandie, 'the Good' b. Richard III, 5th Duc de Normandie was the son of Richard II, 4th Duc de Normandie and Judith de Bretagne. Richard was born on August 28 … He was the first to assume the title of duke[source?] Dudo of Saint-Quentin, whom Richard commissioned to write the "De moribus et actis primorum Normanniae ducum" (Latin, "On the Customs and Deeds of the First Dukes of Normandy"), called him a Dux. 1 He married Adèle Capet, Princesse de France, daughter of Robert II, Roi des Francs and Constance d ' Arles, in January 1027. Richard II Duke Of Normandy was born Abt. , By 1000, Vikings had begun raiding England again, where they would subsequently cross the channel to Normandy and sell their plunder.  His other numerous grants to monastic houses tends to indicate the areas over which Richard had ducal control, namely Caen, the Éverecin, the Cotentin, the Pays de Caux and Rouen.. [a] This broke the treaty between his father and the English king. Richard 1. af Normandiet eller Richard den Frygtløse (fransk: Richard Sans-Peur) (født 28. august 933, død 20. november 996) var hertug af Normandiet fra 942 til 996.. Liv. Richard II Duke Of Normandy was born Abt. [ modifier ] Mariage et descendance [ edit ] Marriage and children Elle est la première épouse de Richard II de Normandie , duc de Normandie, avec qui elle se marie vers l'an 1000 . This page was last edited on 7 September 2020, at 15:06. He was the second of four sons of William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy and Matilda of Flanders. Son of Richard I Duke of Normandy, also know as Richard I (The Fearless) Duke of Normandy. Marriage: about 1052. Grandson of Richard I, Duke of Normandy and Herleve de Falasie, Baudouin V, Count of Flanders, Regent of France and Adele of France, the daughter of King Robert of France. He was to tell the story of the Norman dukes in a way that showed their Christian morals. Explore genealogy for Richard I (Normandie) de Normandie born 0933 Fécamp, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, France died 0996 Fécamp, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, France including ancestors + descendants + 7 photos + 8 genealogist comments + questions + more in the free family tree community. Richard II (978/83 -1026), called the Good (French: Le Bon), was the eldest son and heir of Richard I the Fearless and Gunnora. Her occupation was Duchess of Normandy (after marriage to Richard around 990), Fact 2: Duchess of Bretagne, (Herbastusdotter), Duchess of Normandy, Duchess Consort Gunnora of Normandy (989 - Nov. 20, 996), AKA "Gunnor", Dutchess of Normandy, Duchess, Lady, Lady of Denmark. 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 inNormandy, France of unspecified causes. He was the first to assume the title of duke [source?] Duke of Normandy Richard II also known as Richard II The Good Duke of Normandy. Richard I, 3rd Duc de Normandie 1 . He was about 10 years old when his father was killed. Richard II was the oldest son of Richard I the Fearless and Gunnora. 4. 1 Richard II Duke of Normandy, 996-1026. Er war der Sohn Richards I. des Furchtlosen und seiner Ehefrau Gunnora und folgte seinem Vater 996 als Herzog nach.  This marriage was significant in that it later gave his grandson, William the Conqueror, the basis of his claim to the throne of England. France. He died on November 20, 996 in Fecamp, Departement de la Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, France. The document does not name her parents, and there are no children to offer any further evidence for her identity. He was married in the year 1000 in Normandy, Plouigneau, Brittany, France to Judith of Brittany Brittany, they had 32 children. M, #102172, b. Er verteidigte seinen Besitz bei einem Bauernaufstand, unterstützte König Robert II. Duke of Normandy Richard II also known as Richard II The Good Duke of Normandy.  This caused problems in England and with the Pope in Rome. 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 was married in the year 1016 in Normandy, France to Mrs Richard De Normandie. He stopped in Rouen and was well received and treated courteously by Richard, who concluded an alliance with him.