Ellie Wood Keith Genealogy

Hawise of Normandy

Female - 1034


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  • Name Hawise of Normandy 
    Gender Female 
    History Hawise was born in 977, the daughter of Richard I \'the Fearless\', duke of Normandy, and his wife Gunnor. In 996 she married Geoffrey I, duc de Bretagne, son of Conon I \'le Tort\', duc de Bretagne, and Ermengarde d\'Anjou. About four years later her brother Richard II married Judith de Bretagne, Geoffrey\'s sister. Hawise and Geoffrey had at least four children, of whom Alain and Eudes would have progeny.

    On the death of her husband in 1008, Hawise became dowager duchess of Brittany and regent for her ten years old son Alain III, the future duke of Brittany.

    Hawise died at Rennes on 22 February 1034. 
    History She ruled with her sons till her death. Dau of Richard I, Duke of Normandy.  [1
    Died 21 Feb, 1034 
    Person ID I1374  Ellie Wood Keith
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2018 

    Father Richard I 'the Fearless', Duke of Normandy,   b. Abt 933,   d. 21 Nov, 996, Fecamp Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Relationship putative 
    Mother Gunnor,   b. Abt 945,   d. 4 Jan, 1031  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Relationship putative 
    Family ID F811  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Geoffrey I, Duc de Bretagne,   b. Abt 980,   d. 1008  (Age ~ 28 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Eudes I (Odo of Rennes)(Eozen), Comte de Penthievre, Co-Regent of Bretagne,   b. Abt 999,   d. 1079  (Age ~ 80 years)  [putative]
    +2. Alain III, Duc de Bretagne,   b. 997,   d. 1 Oct 1040  (Age 43 years)  [putative]
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F810  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S79] Powys-Lybbee Ancestry, Tim Powys-Lybbe, http://www.tim.ukpub.net/pl_tree/wc11/wc11_068.html.