of  FLANDERS

Information from "Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Cowne, Gough & Associated Families, Volume 2", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith 1998.

Baldwin II the Bald of Flanders

Baldwin II the Bald of Flanders , Count of Flanders, son of Baldwin I "Bras der Fer" of Flanders, Count of Flanders & Princess Judith , b. abt. 863; acceded 879; d. 10 Sept 918; m. aft. 893  to  AEfthryth[i], daughter of Alfred the Great , King West Saxons & Ealhswith of the Gaini , d. 7 Jun 929, Flanders; bur. St. Peters Abbey, Ghent, Belgium

Baldwin II the Bald of Flanders , Count of Flanders, carried on a successful war against Etudes, Count of France . 

Baldwin II the Bald of Flanders & AEfthryth had four (4) children:

1.      Arnolph I the Great of Flanders , Count of Flanders .
2.     
Adelulf of Boulogne , Count of Boulogne
3.     
daughter
4.     
daughter

Arnolph I the Great of Flanders

1.Arnolph I the Great of Flanders , Count of Flanders, son of Baldwin II the Bald of Flanders , Count of Flanders & Aefthryth , acceded 918; d. 965

Arnolph I the Great of Flanders waged war against William of Normandy (aka William the Conqueror ), whom he defeated and slew.

Arnolph I the Great of Flanders &  Alice of Vermandois , daughter of Herbert II & Hildebrante de Vermandois ,  had one (1) child:

1.1.      Baldwin III of Flanders , Count of Flanders & Artoi, b. ABT 940


[i]  Burke calls her Ethelwida , other Elfrida.