Simon I de Montfort

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Simon I de Montfort
Spouse(s) Isabel de Broyles
Agnes d'Evreux
Noble family House of Montfort
Father Amaury I de Montfort
Mother Bertrade de Gometz
Born c. 1025
Montfort l'Amaury,
Kingdom of France
Died 25 September 1087(1087-09-25)
Buried Epernon, Kingdom of France

Simon I de Montfort (c. 1025–1087) was a French nobleman. He was born in Montfort l'Amaury, Duchy of Normandy (now in Ile de France), Kingdom of France. At his death he was buried about 20 miles (32 km) away in Epernon, Duchy of Normandy (now in Eure-et-Loir department), because it was the site of the fortress he was instrumental in constructing. He was the son of Amaury I de Montfort (c. 1000–1031) and Bertrade de Gometz.


Simon I first married Isabel de Broyles (b. 1034, Broyes, Marne, France), daughter of Hugh Bardoul. Their children were:

Simon I's second marriage was to Agnes d'Evreux (b. 1030), daughter of Richard d'Evreux of Rouen, Normandy. Their children were:


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