William Longsword

c. 893 – 17 December 942

House: Normandy

Titles: Count of Rouen

Other details

Death: Died at age 48–49 in an ambush by followers of Arnulf of Flanders; buried in Rouen Cathedral.

Reign: 15 years and days

Children: Richard I (with Sprota)

Marriages: Luitgarde of Vermandois and Sprota

Parents: Father: Rollo, Count of Rouen. Mother: Poppa of Bayeux.


Compiled from various 3rd hand sources