de Boulogne, Lambert II Comte de Lens

Male - 1054


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  • Name de Boulogne, Lambert II 
    Suffix Comte de Lens 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1054 
    • Died from wounds received in action
    Person ID I7420  GrangerMusgrave
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2013 

    Father Eustace I Count of Boulogne,   d. 1049 
    Mother de Louvain, Maud 
    Family ID F8519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Adeliza Countess of Aumale,   b. 1029,   d. Bef 1090  (Age < 60 years) 
    Married Abt 1053 
    Children 
     1. of Lens, Judith,   b. 1054, Lens, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1086  (Age 32 years)
    Last Modified 5 Mar 2009 
    Family ID F5330  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lambert II, Count of Lens (died 1054) was a French nobleman.

      He was the son of Eustace I, Count of Bologne and of Maud de Leuven (daughter of Lambert I of Leuven).[1] c. 1053 he married Adelaide of Normandy, Countess of Aumale, daughter of Robert I, Duke of Normandy and sister of William the Conqueror.[2] Adelaide was the widow of Enguerrand II, Count of Ponthieu who died in 1053.[3] c. 1054 Lambert and Adelaide had a daughter, Judith of Lens, although Lambert would scarcely have seen her; he was killed at the battle of Lille in 1054.[4] Lambert was supporting Baldwin V, Count of Flanders against Henry III, Holy Roman Emperor when he was killed in battle.[5] His widow, Adelaide, married thirdly, Odo, Count of Champagne.[6]

      References

      1.^ Detlev Schwennicke, Europäische Stammtafeln: Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der Europäischen Staaten, Neue Folge, Band III Teilband 4 (Marburg, Germany: Verlag von J. A. Stargardt, 1989), Tafel 621
      2.^ George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant Extinct or Dormant, Vol. I, ed. Vicary Gibbs (London: The St. Catherine Press, Ltd., 1910), pp. 351-2
      3.^ Detlev Schwennicke, Europäische Stammtafeln: Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der Europäischen Staaten, Neue Folge, Band III Teilband 4 (Marburg, Germany: Verlag von J. A. Stargardt, 1989), Tafel 653
      4.^ John Carl Andressohn, The ancestry and life of Godfrey of Bouillon (Ayer Publishing, 1972), p. 20
      5.^ James Robinson Planché, The Conqueror and his companions, Vol. 1 (London: Tinsley Brothers, 1874), p. 122
      6.^ George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant Extinct or Dormant, Vol. I, ed. Vicary Gibbs (London: The St. Catherine Press, Ltd., 1910), pp. 352


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