His bride was Sybilla of Conversano about whom I have posted before. As further evidence of my assertion that there is a "Princess Diana" in every royal generation, today's princess is Sybilla of Conversano (c. 1103). Born 18 March 1079 - Conversano, Bari, Puglia, Italy; Deceased 18 March 1103 - Rouen, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, France,aged 24 years old; Buried in 1103 - Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, France Spouses, children, grandchildren and … Chroniclers waxed lyrical about her intelligence, virtue and her beauty. She married Robert III 'Curthose', 8th Duc de Normandie, son of William I 'the Conqueror', King of England and Matihilde van Vlaanderen, in 1100 at Apulia, Sicily, Italy G. 1 She died circa February 1103 at Rouen, Caux, France G. 1 Sybilla of Conversano (d. 1103), was a wealthy Italian heiress and Duchess consort of Normandy, as the wife of Robert Curthose, Duke of Normandy. 2 son of Robert I, Duke of Normandy and Harlette de Falaise, was born about 1028 in Falaise, Normandy, France and died on 9 Sep 1087 in Rouen, Normandy, France about age 59.. Other names for William were William of Normandy and William I King of England. …
Robert married Sybilla of Conversano, daughter of Geoffrey of Brindisi, Count of Conversano (and a grandniece of Robert Guiscard, another Norman duke) on the way back from Crusade, one child:[b] William Clito, was born 25 October 1102 and became heir to the Duchy of Normandy. Sybilla of Conversano, daughter of Geoffrey of Brindisi, was rather younger than her husband – Robert, Duke of Normandy a.k.a. William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy, King of England, 1.
Print Family Tree. Sybilla de Normandie (1092 – July 12 or 13, 1122) was queen consort of Scotland due to her marriage to Alexander I. Sybilla was the first child of Henry I of England and his mistress Lady Sybilla Corbet of Alcester (b. Sybilla (Brindisi Of) CONVERSANO. Media in category "Sybilla of Conversano" This category contains only the following file.
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Famously beautiful and significantly younger than her forty-something husband Robert Duke of Normandy, Sybilla caught the attention of the chroniclers of the day. Contents 1 Life Like William the Conqueror, Robert had left his wife as regent during his absences and most chroniclers agree that she made a better job of the role than Robert. The pair had a son called William Clito before she died in 1103. She was married to Robert III, Duke of Normandy (c1051-1134), the eldest son of William I of England and Matilda of Flanders.
1. Her maternal grandfather was Robert, Count of Mortain, Earl of Cornwall.
Sybil of Conversano (d. 1103)Duchess of Normandy. Sybilla de Conversano was the daughter of Goffredo d ' Altavilla, Conte di Conversano.