NORMAN Family Outline Descent Tree(s) (ODT)
Name formsNorman, Normand, Normandie, Normandy, Normann, Normans, Normant, Normon
OriginEnglish, Jewish, Swedish :
Norman: English: Derived from the word "noršmenn", meaning "men from the North". The name was given to Scandanavian settlers or to those from Normandy, France; Jewish: uncertain etymology; Swedish: Cognate to North.
Normand: English, French. Transform of and cognate to English Norman.
Normant: French. Cognate to English Norman.
Normann: German. Cognate to North.
Norman kings of England
In English history,
the line of English kings beginning with William, Duke of Normandy,
a/k/a William the Conqueror,
(who ascended the English throne in 1066),
and ending with Stephen, who died in 1154.
Stephen is sometimes assigned to the House of Blois.
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Cecelia of Holy Trinity, Abbess of Caen
[1056-1126] – ::> Religious leaders: bishops, cardinals, theologians, abbots, etc. ::>
|FERRIS, Jeffrey [1610-1666] – American colonial immigrant ::> CT: Stamford founders (1641) NORM98 S11|
|Henry I Beauclerc [1068-1135] – King of England NORM99 24GGFa|
|Matilda, the Empress
[1104-1167] – Lady
|Richard [?-1120] – Sinking of the White Ship ::> brother of William Ętheling NORM125 S25|
Robert II Curthose
[1054?-1134] – Duke of Normandy (1087-1106)
Duke of Normandy (1087-1106). He was the son of William the Conqueror, and a noted crusader (1096-1100). He quarreled with his father, who then designated a younger son (William II) his heir. When the English throne passed to his younger brother William II (1087), Robert was unable to recover it by war. In 1106 Robert again attempted to recover England from his brother, Henry I, but was defeated at Tinchebrai and imprisoned until his death.
|William the Ętheling, Duke of Normandy [<1108-1120] – NORM124 S25|
|William I the Conqueror [1028-1087] – Invader and ruler of England, King of England NORM85 25GGFa|
William II Rufus
[1060-1100] – King of England (1087-1100)
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