Count Baldwin FLANDERS, I
- Born: Abt 837-840, , Flanders, Belgium
- Married: Abt 859-860, , Flanders, Belgium
- Died: Abt 879
Other names for Baldwin were Baudouin and FLANDERS Count.
Ancestral File Number: 9GCX-C5. User ID: 75645760.
Count of FLANDERS.
Barber Grandparents: 125 Kings, 143 Generations, Ted Butler Bernard and Gertrude Barber Bernard, 1978, McKinney TX, p78: "302Z Baldwin I, Count of Flanders, (S of 291, F of 314); married Princess Judith of France."
Kings and Queens of Great Britain, Genealogical Chart, Anne Taute and Romilly Squire, Taute, 1990: "Aethewulf, Son of Ecgbert King of West Saxons, King of Wessex 839- Deposed 856, Died 858, Mar =2 Judith Daughter of Charles II The Bald King of France =ii Aethelbald...Aethelbald King of Wessex 856-860, Mar (2) Judith his stepmother =iii Baldwin I Count of Flanders."
Encyclopaedia Briatannica, 1981, Micropaedia, Vol I, p754, Baldwin I Iron Arm: "French `Bras de Fer', Died 879, Count of Flanders."
Macropaedia, Vol VII, p613, France History of: "...Northernmost of the principal territories of France outside of the royal domain (centered around Paris) was Flanders, where the Carolingian King Charles the Bald installed his brother-in- law, Baldwin Iron Arm, as Count in 862. Under Baldwin's successors, Baldwin II (879-918), Arnulf (918-963), Arnulf II (965-988), Baldwin IV (988-1035), Baldwin V (1036-1067), and Baldwin VI (1067-1070), the county, which included part of what is now Belgium, was gradually extended eastward..."
Ancestral File Ver 4.11 9GCX-C5 Born/?Died Abt 837/840 Mar Abt ?839< 859, EBMicro Died 879.
Baldwin married Queen Judith West Franks WESSEX, daughter of King Charles FRANCE, II and Queen Ermentrude WEST FRANKS, about 859-860 in , Flanders, Belgium. (Queen Judith West Franks WESSEX was born in 844 in , , France and died after 870.)