Baldwin 2 (Male) II, count of Flanders, d. 918; husband of Ælfthryth 5
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Notes: Baldwin married Ælfthryth 5, daughter of Alfred 8 the Great, between 893 and 899. They had four children Arnulf 2, Adelolf 1, Ealhswith 2, and Eormenthryth 1. Baldwin succeeded to the abbacy of St Bertin in 892.

Factoid List

Recorded Name (3)
Baldewynus calvus (1)
 Bates150   
Balduin (1)
 S1205a   
Baldwinus (1)
 Æthelweard.Chron  Prol.
Personal Information (1)
ethnicity (1)
 Æthelweard.Chron  Prol. (the land of Germany)
Personal Relationship (5)
Baldwin 2 Husband (Affinal kinship) of ~ (1)
 of Ælfthryth 5: S728   
~ Son (Consanguineal kinship) of Baldwin 2 (2)
 Arnulf 2: of Baldwin 2: S728   
 Adelolf 1: of Baldwin 2: S728   
~ Wife (Affinal kinship) of Baldwin 2 (2)
 Ælfthryth 5: of Baldwin 2: Æthelweard.Chron  Prol.
 Ælfthryth 5: of Baldwin 2: Bates150   
Event (4)
Charter-witnessing (2)
 Bates220 - William 1 confirms lands of Ramsey: King William 1 notifies all kings who reign after him, all archbishops, bishops, abbots, earls, sheriffs, magnates and faithful men under his authority, both clerical and lay, that he has taken the abbey of Ramsey under his protection. He confirms all the grants of lands, churches and other things made in the time of previous kings, by whomever they were given.: Bates220    (1077)
 S1205a - Ælfthryth 5 granting land to Ghent, St Peter’s: Elstrudis (i.e. Ælfthryth 5, daughter of King Alfred 8 and wife of Baldwin 2 II of Flanders) and her sons Arnulf 2 and Adelolf 1 to Ghent, St Peter's Abbey; grant of land at Lewisham, Greenwich and Woolwich, Kent: S1205a    (918)
Confirmation of land/privileges (1)
 Bates220 - William 1 confirms lands of Ramsey: King William 1 notifies all kings who reign after him, all archbishops, bishops, abbots, earls, sheriffs, magnates and faithful men under his authority, both clerical and lay, that he has taken the abbey of Ramsey under his protection. He confirms all the grants of lands, churches and other things made in the time of previous kings, by whomever they were given.: Bates220    (1077)
Grant and Gift (2)
 S1002 - Edward 15 granting privileges to Richard 3: King Edward 15 to Abbot Richard 3 and Ghent 1; confirmation and grant of privileges and of land at Lewisham, Greenwich, Woolwich, Mottingham, Coombe, Kent; with Æschore (possibly Ashour, Kent), Æffehaga; Wiggenden, Sharrington and Sandhurst, Kent; also part of the land in London called Wermanecher. : S1002    (1044)
 S1205a - Ælfthryth 5 granting land to Ghent, St Peter’s: Elstrudis (i.e. Ælfthryth 5, daughter of King Alfred 8 and wife of Baldwin 2 II of Flanders) and her sons Arnulf 2 and Adelolf 1 to Ghent, St Peter's Abbey; grant of land at Lewisham, Greenwich and Woolwich, Kent: S1205a    (918)
Journey (1)
 Ælfthryth 5.marriage to Baldwin 2: Alfred 8 sent Ælfthryth 5 to Germania to Baldwin 2 in marriage.: Æthelweard.Chron  Prol.
Marriage (1)
 Ælfthryth 5.marriage to Baldwin 2: Alfred 8 sent Ælfthryth 5 to Germania to Baldwin 2 in marriage.: Æthelweard.Chron  Prol.