Norse Arms

EARLIER NORSE LEADERS SEEM MYTHICAL

1. Frodi Fridleifsson
b: ~494
m Hildis, Princess of The Vandals
hence her son called Half Dane


son

2. Halfdan Frodasson
b: ~524 Roskilde
d: ~580

son

3. Hroar Halfdansson
b: ~554 Roskilde
d: ~620 Northumberland

son

4. Valdar Hroarsson
b: ~584
d: ~632

son

Harald Valdarsson
b: ~614
d: ~?

son

Halfdan Haraldsson
b: ~638 Roeskilde, Jutland, Denmark
d: ~688 Roeskilde, Jutland, Denmark

son

Radbard Of Russia
b: ~668 Garderige, Russia
d: ~728 Garderige, Russia

son

Randver Radbartsson
b: ~704 Sjælland, Denmark
d: ~770 Bravik, Ostergotland, Sweden 

son

Sigurd Randversson
b: ~730 Denmark
d: ~ 812 Uppsala, Sweden

son

Ragnar "Lodbrock" Sigurdsson
b: ~760 Uppsala, Sweden
d: ~ 845 Northumbria, England.
He raided the seine valley and Paris

son

Sigurd Ragnarsson
b: ~786 Skjoldung, Denmark
d: ~ 873 Ringerike or Westfold

son

King Canute Sigurdsson
b: 814 Hord, Jutland
d: 884 Sjaelland

son

Frodo King Of Denmark
b: ~ 835
d: 885

son

Gorm Enske of Denmark
b ~845
m: Sida dau of King of Fionnlaith

son?

Harold Parcus
b ~858 in Sjaelland, Denmark
d ~899 in Sjaelland, Denmark
m Elfgifu, Princess of England, her 4th marriage.

son

Herfast de Crepon ("The Dane")
b ~0885 Sjaelland Island, Denmark
d ~? Arque, Normandy

son

Herfast II Forester of Arques
b ~911
d ~984
m Gunnhild Olafsdottir
b ~923
d ~1002
dau of Olaf Bjornsson
King of Sweden


FEMALE DIRECT LINE


son

Herfast III de Crepon
b ~940


1st dau

Senfria de Crepon niece in law of Richard I 1st Duke of Normandy, 3rd Count of Normandy great great grandfather of William the Conqueror
b ~960
m Nicholas de Bacqueville
a descendant of the De Courcy family
b ~950 Aunou Le Faulcon, Argentan

son

Walter de St Martin de Varenne
b ~986 Varenne (Uncertainties para 2.2)

dau

Emma de St Martin de Varenne
b ~1004
m 26 Rodolf II son of Beatrice de Vascoueil
b ~1004


2nd dau

Sibell de Crepon
b ~973
d 1002
m Tesselin de Rouen
b ~965

dau

Beatrice de Vascoeuil
b ~987
m 25 Rodolf I
b ~984
grandfather of 1st Earl William de Warrenne

son

Rodolf II
b 1004

27 William de Warrenne
1st Earl de Warrenne, later
1st Earl of Surrey
b ~1030 Bellencombre, upstream of Varenne
d 1088,

vvvvvvvvvvv

The De Warrennes, Poynton Warrens and Wallers (of Cambs, Herts and Tipperary)

THE DESCENT FROM HUGH De NORMANDY

dau

Gunnora
b ~936
d 1031
m
Richard I 1st Duke of Normandy,
3rd Count of Normandy see right
b 933
d 996


son

Guillaume De Normandy or William de Hiesmes,
Comte de Hiesmes et d'Eu
Birth 965 Normandy, Death 1039 (Age 74)
m
Lefieltna (Lesceline) De Harcourt,
Death 26 Jan 1057
FatherSeigneur Turketil De Turqueville

son

Hugh De Normandy (d'Eu?)
Birth 1000Cleuville, Haute Normandy,
Bishop of Lisieux?

son?

27 William de Warrenne
1st Earl de Warrenne, later
1st Earl of Surrey
b ~1030 Bellencombre, upstream of Varenne
d 1088,

The case for this is that
William the bastard (b~1027) often called him "cousin"
[He may actually have been a  3rd cousin.]

vvvvvvvvvvv

The De Warrennes, Poynton Warrens and Wallers (of Cambs, Herts and Tipperary)




THE COUNTS OF NORMANDY

They are descended from a quasi legendary Norse King (see top left) Halfdan Frodasson b: ~524 Roskilde d: ~580 as was Herfast I ("The Dane") whose descendents Gunnora and her niece Senfria de Crepon married Richard I, 3rd Count of Normandy and Nicholas de Bacqueville, an ancestor of the De Warrennes respectively.

descendant of Halfdan Frodasson

Rollo Ragnvaldsson, 1st Count of Normandy
b ~857
d ~929

son

William I, 2nd Count of Normandy b ~893 d 942, assassinated

son

Richard I, 3rd Count of Normandy, 1st Duke of Normandy
b 933
d 996
m1 Emma Capet
m2 Gunnora, dau of Herfast II see above

son

Richard II, 4th Count of Normandy, 2nd Duke of Normandy b 963
d 1027

1st son

Richard III 5th Count and 3rd Duke
b 1000
d 1035 Nicaea, Byzantine Empire, returning from pilgrimage
d.w.i.

2nd son

Robert I, 6th Count, 4th Duke of Normandy

bastard son

William II, 7th Count, 5th Duke of Normandy, The Conqueror, William I, King of England
b 1027
d 1087

 

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The River Varenne enters
the sea at Dieppe
bacqueville


Castle of Arques

Earliest Settlement in Normandy

Earliest Settlement in Normandy