Matilda : Birth: Abt 1010. Death: Abt 1143
Simon Of Sicily: Birth: 1093. Death: 28 Sep 1105
Note: BIBLIOGRAPHY: Evans, Charles F, The Hauteville Ancestry, The American Genealogist 52 (Jan 1976). pp23-26. Grousset, Rene, The Epic of the Crusades. French 1939. Translation to English by Noel Lindsay. New York: Orion Press, 1970. MCL 940.18 GRO Mack Smith, Dennis, A History of Sicily - Medieval Sicily 800-1713. New York: Viking Press, 1968. CCM DG-866-M3 Murray, Alan V, The Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem: A Dynastic History 1099-1125, Oxford: Linacre Unit for Prospographical Research, 2000. vol 4 of Occasional Publications. NYPL ASB 02-6745. Previte-Orton, C. W., The Shorter Cambridge Medieval History, Cambridge: University Press, 1952. Chatham 940.1PRE. Schwennicke, Detlev, ed., Europaische Stammtafeln: Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der europaischen Staaten, New Series. II: Die Ausserdeutschen Staaten Die Regierenden Hauser der Ubrigen Staaten Europas. Marburg: Verlag von J. A. Stargardt, 1984. Schwennicke, Detlev, ed., Europaische Stammtafeln: Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der europaischen Staaten, New Series. III.4 (#601-#820): Das Feudale Frankreich und sein Einfluss auf die Welt des Mittelalters. Marburg: Verlag von J. A. Stargardt, 1989. Taviani-Carozzi, Le terreur du monde; Robert Guiscard et la conquete normande de l'Italie. Paris, Fayard, 1996. NYPL JFE 96-14915. Watney, Vernon James, The Wallop Family and their Ancestry, Oxford:John Johnson, 1928. LDS Film#1696491 items 6-9. RESEARCH NOTES: niece of Boniface Lord of Savona [Ref: Watney WALLOP #897] The moment when the runger Roger took over government from his mother is not known. Certainly it was before 1113 when she was foolish enough to marry King Baldwin of Jerusalem. Eye-witnesses were dazzled by the splendour of her fleet as she left for the Holy Land, by the gold and silvver which plated the prow of her galley, and its carpet of gold thread. No doubt this marriage represented a considerable loss of wealth to Sicily. Baldwin was interested only in her dowry, to pay off his debts and his soldiers. He already had another wife, and after spending the money he easily made the Pope declare this new marriage void. Possibly Roger had encouraged his mother's escapade, hoping to inherit Baldwin's throne. Before long, however, he had changed his County of Sicily into a kingdom on its own. [Ref: MackSmith Sicily p24]
Note: Sources for this Information: father: [Ref: ES II #206], grandfather: Teto Margrave of Vasto & Berta [Ref: Evans HAUTEVILLE p24]
Note: Sources for this Information: date: [Ref: ES II #206, ES III.4 #621] 1118 [Ref: CMH p510, Murray Jerusalem p158]
Note: Sources for this Information: date: [Ref: Evans HAUTEVILLE p24] first marriage of Adelaide [Ref: ES III.4 #621, Murray Jerusalem p158] third marriage of Roger [Ref: Taviani-Carozzi Guiscard] um 1087 [Ref: ES II #206], child: [Ref: CMH p510, ES II #206, ES III.4 #738, Evans HAUTEVILLE p24, Taviani-Carozzi Guiscard, Watney WALLOP #897]
Note: Sources for this Information: date: [Ref: ES III.4 #621] abt 1113 [Ref: Grousset Crusades p72] second marriage of Adelaide [Ref: ES II #206] third marriage of Baldwin and second of Adelaide [Ref: Murray Jerusalem p158]
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