Enguerrand I, Count of Ponthieu

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Enguerrand I was the son of Hugh I of Ponthieu and Gisela, daughter of Hugh Capet.[1]

Marriages and childrenEdit

With his first wife Adelaide, daughter of Arnulf, Count of Holland, they had:

His second wife has been identified as the wife of Count Arnold II of Boulogne[a] and they had:

Enguerrand died around 1045 "at a great age."[citation needed]


  1. ^ Arnold II died in battle against Enguerrand[citation needed]


  1. ^ Douglas 1946, p. 149.
  2. ^ Power 2007, p. 484.


  • Douglas, David (1946). "The Earliest Norman Counts". The English Historical Review. Vol. 61, No. 240 May.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
  • Power, Daniel (2007). The Norman Frontier in the Twelfth and Early Thirteenth Centuries. Cambridge University Press.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)

Further readingEdit

Preceded by
Hugh I
Count of Ponthieu
c. 1000 – c. 1045
Succeeded by
Hugh II