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William II "Rufus", King of England

Male 1057 - 1100  (43 years)


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  • Name William II  
    Born 1057  [1
    History On 1087, he was crowned as King of England.  [2
    Reign From 1087 to 1100 
    Died 1 Aug 1100  New Forest, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Siblings 10 siblings 
    Person ID I22125 
    Last Modified 6 May 2020 

    Father William I "the Conqueror", King of England,   b. 1027, Falaise, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1087, Convent of St Gervais, Rouen, Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Maltilda of Flanders,   b. 1032, Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1083, Caen, Calvados, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 1053  Eu, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1746  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: He was shot by an arrow while hunting - 1 Aug 1100 - New Forest, England Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S309] Fraser, Antonia. The Lives of the Kings & Queens of England, (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975), Secondary Source.

    2. [S65] Sewell, Robert James. Sewell: A History of the Sewell Family from the Earliest Times, (unknown: manuscript, March 2008), Secondary Source.

    3. [S1468] anonymous. "Table of Kings and Queens since the Conquest" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume II, January 1849), Secondary Source.