Cte Gautier I DU VEXIN, Comte de Valois & Amiens
Adèle D' ANJOU
Cte Gautier II "Le Blanc" DU VEXIN, Comte de Valois & Amiens
(Abt 944-)
Cte Dreux DE MANTES et du Vexin


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Godgifu (Goda) DE WESSEX

Cte Dreux DE MANTES et du Vexin

  • Born: Vexin, Seine Inferieure, Normandie, France
  • Married: Abt 1025
  • Died: Abt 13 Aug 1035

  General Notes:

Compiler's 29 x great-grandfather

  Research Notes:

"Walterius comes" donated property "prope nostrum castellum…Medanta" to "Carnotensi monasterio Sancti Petri", for the soul of "coniugis mee Adelidis filiorumque meorum", by charter to [1006], signed by "Walterii comitis, Rodulfi filii eius, Drogonis filii eius…".

He succeeded his father as Comte de Mantes. Comte d'Amiens. "Droco comes Ambianensium" donated property to "Sancti Petri Gismoensis" by undated charter, signed by "Droconis comitis, Eotde comitissæ, Falconis fratris comitis, Rodulfi filiii comitis, Gualterii alterius filii…".

He accompanied Robert II Duke of Normandy to Jerusalem and died on the journey. According to Orderic Vitalis, Henri I King of France took back the Vexin after the death of Comte Drogo. The necrology of Reims Saint-Rémi records the death "X Kal Aug" of "Drogo comes". 1

  Marriage Information:

Dreux married Godgifu (Goda) DE WESSEX, daughter of Æþelræd (Ethelred) II Unræd, King of England and Emma DE NORMANDIE, about 1025. (Godgifu (Goda) DE WESSEX died before 1049.)


1 Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, Medlands: Dreux [Drogo] de Mantes.

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