Matilda fitzRoy Duchess of Brittany

Femaleabout 1091–after 1128

Brief Life History of Matilda

When Matilda fitzRoy Duchess of Brittany was born about 1091, her father, Henry I King of England, was 25 and her mother, unknown mistresses of Henry I, was 23. She married Conan III de Bretagne Duc de Bretagne before 1113. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died after 1128, in Rouen, France, and was buried in France.

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Family Time Line

Conan III de Bretagne Duc de Bretagne
Matilda fitzRoy Duchess of Brittany
Marriage: before 1113
Bertha Duchess of Brittany
Constance De Bretagne
Hoël de Bretagne

Sources (2)

  • Foundation for Medieval Genealogy (Medlands)
  • Matthew Parker and the Middle English Prose Brut

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    before 1113
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    Name Meaning

    English: from Anglo-Norman French fi(t)z ‘son’ (from Latin filius), used originally to distinguish a son from a father bearing the same personal name and then conventionalized as a hereditary surname, or short for a surname of which fiz ‘son’ was the first element, for example Fitzhenry and Fitzroy .

    Altered form of English Fitch .

    German: from a vernacular pet form of the personal name Vinzenz (see Vincent ) or Vitus (see Vito , compare Veit ). Compare also Fietz .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    King Henry 1 of England Medlands capture 14 Feb 2023

    HENRY of England, son of WILLIAM I "the Conqueror" King of England & his wife Mathilde de Flandre ([Selby, Yorkshire Sep 1068]-Château de Lyon-la-Forêt, near Rouen 1 Dec 1135, bur Reading Abbey, Be …

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