|Seigneur Godefroi IV DE FLORENNES et de Rumigny
(Est 1010-Abt 1078)
Seigneur Godefroi IV DE FLORENNES et de Rumigny 1
- Born: Est 1010
- Died: 1078 or after
compiler's 28/29 x great grandfather
The primary source which confirms his parentage has not yet been identified. Seigneur de Florennes et de Rumigny. “...Godefridus et Arnulphus de Florines...” subscribed the charter dated [24 Aug] 1066 under which Theodouin Bishop of Liège donated property to Huy Notre-Dame. The dating clause of a charter dated 1070, which records a donation made to Rumigny, records “...abbate Godefrido eiusdem loci, uxore eius Haduit...”, witnessed by “Godefridus advocatus, Nicolaus eius filius, Arnulfus frater eius...”. “...Godefridum de Florinnez et Arnulphum, Odelinum de Walecurt...” witnessed the charter dated 1078 under which Henri Bishop of Liège donated property to Liège Saint-Barthélemy. 2
Godefroi married Hedwige DE ROUCY, daughter of Cte Ebles I DE ROUCY, Archbishop of Reims, and Béatrice DE HAINAUT. (Hedwige DE ROUCY was born Est 1025 and died in 1070 or after.)
1 Seigneurs de Florennes & Rumigny, Etienne Pattou, 2007, p. 2.
2 Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, Medlands: Godefroi [IV] de Florennes.