Baldwin ii: baldwin ii, count of edessa (1100-18), king of jerusalem (1118-31), and crusade leader whose support of the religious-military orders founded during his reign enabled him to expand his kingdom and to withstand muslim attacks a son of hugh, count of r thel, in the ardennes. Short biography of baldwin iv of jerusalem (an evaluation of the leprosy of king baldwin iv of jerusalem in the context of the medieval world, in bernard hamilton other sources suggest that baldwin feared the count of tripoli was planning to depose him by arranging a marriage. Baldwin i of jerusalem : biography 1 january 1058 count of edessa [[baldwin of boulogne entering edessa in february 1098 then the king felt within himself the renewed pangs of an old wound and was most seriously weakened. Baldwin of rethel, baldwin of bourcq, count of edessa, king of jerusalem baldwin was the son of hugh, count of rethel, and his wife melisende, daughter of guy i of montlhery he was the youngest of three sons, and the third of seven children baldwin married morphia of melitene, the daughter of. Biography count skip to content by 1127 fulk was preparing to return to anjou when he received an embassy from king baldwin ii of jerusalem she allied with pons of tripoli and joscelin ii of edessa to prevent fulk from marching north in 1132.
Baldwin i: baldwin i, king of the crusader state of jerusalem count of boulogne, and ida d'ardenne, baldwin was the younger brother of godfrey of bouillon at that time count of edessa (northeast of jerusalem). Baldwin ii of jerusalem biography and related resources biography base home baldwin of boulogne, the first count of edessa, appointed baldwin of bourcq count when the former became king of jerusalem in 1100 baldwin was captured by seljuk turks in 1104 after the battle of harran. Baldwin i of jerusalem's wiki: baldwin i, also known as baldwin of boulogne (1060s - 2 april 1118), was the first count of edessa from 1098 to 1100, and the second crusader ruler and first king of jerusalem from 1100 to his death being a younger son, he was destined for a church caree. The hardcover of the defending the city of god: a medieval queen, the first crusades daughters of the king of jerusalem the youngest of the brothers, baldwin of boulogne. Baldwin iii's father was fulk of anjou, the former count of anjou king baldwin ii died at the age of 60 when his baldwin i of jerusalem , formerly baldwin i of edessa , born baldwin of boulogne raymond ii of tripoli baldwin iii of jerusalem , who was staying in tripoli, made raymond.
Baldwin i of jerusalem (1062-2 april 1118) biography baldwin was born in 1062 to count eustache ii of boulogne and ida of lorraine in 1098 he was given the county of edessa by his brother godfrey, the first king of the kingdom of jerusalem. Baldwin ii ( french : baudouin , also called baldwin of bourcq or bourg died 21 baldwin of boulogne was elected king of jerusalem upon the death of godfrey, and baldwin of bourcq was appointed count of baldwin of boulogne, the first count of edessa , became king of jerusalem. Definition of baldwin, king of jerusalem born baldwin of boulogne, brother of godfrey of bouillon formerly of le bourg, cousin of baldwin i and count of edessa after roger of antioch's death in the great defeat of june 27. King baldwin i of jerusalem essaysbaldwin of boulogne i, brother to godfrey of boullion, count of edessa and king of jerusalem baldwin was one of the eight chief lay leaders of the first crusade (setton 21) he died in 1118, which marked an end of an era baldwin was the last of the original le. Baldwin i of jerusalem , formerly baldwin i of edessa , born baldwin of boulogne (french: baudouin de boulogne), 1058 - 2 april 1118, was one of the leaders of the first crusade , who became the first count of edessa and then the second ruler and first titled king of jerusalem he was the. Baldwin ii of jerusalem edit history comments share baldwin ii baldwin of boulogne was elected king of jerusalem upon the death of godfrey, and baldwin of bourcq was appointed count of edessa in his stead who had been appointed count of edessa when baldwin became king.
Baldwin of boulogne entering edessa in february 1098 baldwin ii became king of jerusalem (also as baldwin ii) when baldwin i died in 1118 turbessel was firstly the lordship of joscelin i when he was not yet the count of edessa. Baldwin family i have two lines of baldwin ancestors baldwin iii, th king of jerusalem r1143-62 (lost edessa) 13 baldwin vii 01 baldwin ii, count of boulogne (b c950, could this be same as baldwin of flanders d918, hbhg. The coins it is not clear whether baldwin issued any coins during his reign as count of edessa, which lasted until 1100 when he became the king of jerusalem. Baldwin was called a cousin of the brothers eustace iii of boulogne , godfrey of bouillon , and baldwin of boulogne count of edessa in the aftermath of express yourself baldwin ii of jerusalem save baldwin ii (french. A participant in the first crusade (1096-1099) and subsequently count of edessa (1097-1100) and first king of jerusalem (1100-1118) baldwin was the third son of eustace ii, count of boulogne, and. Baldwin i, also known as baldwin of boulogne (1060s - 2 april 1118), was the first count of edessa from 1098 to 1100, and the second crusader ruler and first king of jerusalem from 1100 to his death.
Joscelin i, count of edessa in 1118, baldwin ii succeeded baldwin i as king of jerusalem joscelin fully endorsed baldwin ii, over the candidacy of baldwin i's brother eustace iii of boulogne joscelin was rewarded with the county of edessa as count. Baldwin i of jerusalem, formerly baldwin i of edessa, born baldwin of boulogne (french: baudouin de boulogne), 1058 - 2 april 1118, was one of the leaders of the first crusade, who became the first count of edessa and then the second ruler and first titled king of jerusalem.