FEMALE Mathilde de Château-du-Loir

Heiress of Château-du-Loir, died 1099.

Date of Birth: Unknown.
Place of Birth: Unknown.

Date of Death: A few days before 27 March 1099.
On 27 March 1099, count Helias of Maine gave a donation for the soul of his wife Mathilde, who had died a few days earlier (... "pro anima uxoris suæ Mathildæ, ante paucos dies defunctæ" ...) [Cart. Château-du-Loir 33]
Place of Death: Unknown.

Father: Gervaise, lord of Château-du-Loir.
[OV viii, 11 (vol. 4, pp. 198-9); Cart. Château-du-Loir 32-3]

Mother: Éremburge.

Spouse: Helias de la Fleche, d. 11 July 1110, count of Maine.
[OV viii, 11 (vol. 4, pp. 198-9)]

Child:

FEMALE Éremburge de la Fleche, d. 1126, countess of Maine, m. 1110, Foulques (Fulk) V, d. 1143, count of Anjou, later king of Jerusalem.
[OV viii, 11 (vol. 4, pp. 198-9); Act. Pont. Cenom. 416]



Bibliography

Act. Pont. Cenom. = Busson & Ledru, eds., Actus Pontificum Cenomannis in urbe Degentium (Archives Historiques du Maine 2, Le Mans, 1902).

Cart. Château-du-Loir = Eugène Vallée, Cartulaire de Château-du-Loir (Archives Historiques du Maine 6, Le Mans, 1905).

OV = Marjorie Chibnall, ed. & trans., The Ecclesiastical History of Orderic Vitalis, 6 vols. (Oxford, 1969-80).


Compiled by Stewart Baldwin

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