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  1. RICHARD I OF NORMANDY: Birth: ABT 933 in Fecamp, France. Death: 20 NOV 996 in Fecamp, France

1. Page:
Source:   S27
2. Title:   University of Hull "Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to American before 1700"
Page:   Line 121E-19
Publication:   Name: Name: Genealogical Publishing Company; Location: Baltimore, MD; Date: 1999;;
Source:   S16
Author:   Brian C. Tompsett Frederick Lewis Weis
CallNumber:   CS55.W4/1999
Givenname:   Prokasy Library
RepositoryId:   R6
Name:   Prokasy Library
Repository:   R6
Note continued:   Source Medium: Electronic Source Medium: Book

a. Note:   From Encyclopedia Britannica Online, article entitled William I: "also called WILLIAM LONGSWORD, French GUILLAUME LONGUE-ÉPÉE...He sought continually to expand his territories either by conquest or by exacting new lands from the French king for the price of homage. In 939 he allied himself with Hugh the Great in the revolt against King Louis IV; through the mediation of the pope, the war ended, and Louis renewed William's investiture of Normandy (940). William, however, continued his territorial ambitions, especially northward. Drawn to a conference on an island in the Somme River, he was assassinated on the orders of the count of Flanders, Arnulf I." is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.