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Gospatric I, Earl of Dunbar and Northumberland

Male 1040 - 1075  (35 years)


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  • Name Gospatric I  
    Born 1040  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6
    History
    • He was also the Lord of Carlisle and Allerdale. [4]
    • In 1061, he visited Rome. [4]
    • In 1067, he was created the Earl of Northumbria by King William I. [4, 6]
    • In 1071, he joined the Northern Revolt against William I, resulting in his being deprived of his Earldom in 1072. He then fled to Scotland. [6]
    • In 1072, he was created the 1st Earl of Dunbar. [4]
    Died 1074/75  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 6
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Person ID I3364  | Boudreau Line, Roy Line
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2020 

    Father Maldred, Lord of Carlisle and Allerdale,   b. 1000, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1045  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Ealdgyth of Northumberland,   b. 1013, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1030/40 
    Family ID F2301  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family sister of Edmund  [4
    Children 
     1. Athelreda of Dunbar
    +2. Waltheof, Earl of Dunbar and Lord of Allendeale,   b. Abt 1062, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1138  (Age ~ 76 years)
     3. Gospatric II, Earl of Lothian,   b. Abt 1062, Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1138  (Age ~ 76 years)
     4. Uchtred of Northumberland
     5. Gunnilda of Dunbar
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F2756  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1040 - Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1074/75 - Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2002] ------------- Secondary Sources -------------.

    2. [S1466] Guido, Michael Anne. "Nes Fitz William and the Earls of Fife: The Origin of the House of Fife, 962-1129" , (Chobham, Woking, UK: Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, volume 2, number 2, July 2006), Secondary Source.

    3. [S1484] Guido, Michael Anne. "Who was Malcolm, King of the Cumbrians? - A Study of the Kings of Strathclyde and Cumbria and Their Relationship to King Dubh's Descendants in the Work of Fordun and the Early Chronicles", (Vowchurch, UK: Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, volume 2, number 3, January 2007), Secondary Source.

    4. [S59] Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 Fifth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1982), Secondary Source.

    5. [S2000] ------------- Sources Below not Reviewed -------------.

    6. [S1473] Moriarty, G. Andrews. "The Origin of Nevill of Raby", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume CVI, July 1952).