Roger I of Sicily Count of Sicily  24
- Born: 1031
- Marriage (1): Judith  in 1061
- Marriage (2): Eremburga of Mortain  in 1077
- Marriage (3): Adelaide del Vasto Queen Consort of Jerusalem  in 1087
- Died: 22 Jun 1101 at age 70
Roger I, Count of Sicily was created Count of Sicily in 1072, following the capture of Palermo.1
1. John Morby, Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook (Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1989), page 102. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World.
2. Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 89. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.
called Bosso and the Great Count, was the Norman Count of Sicily from 1071 to 1101. He was the last great leader of the Norman conquest of southern Italy .
Noted events in his life were:
• Acceded: Count of Sicily, 1071. was the Norman Count of Sicily from 1071 to 1101
Roger married Judith  [MRIN: 551618707], daughter of William Count of Évreux  and Unknown, in 1061.
Roger next married Eremburga of Mortain  [MRIN: 551618709], daughter of William Count of Mortain  and Unknown, in 1077.
Roger next married Adelaide del Vasto Queen Consort of Jerusalem  [MRIN: 2257], daughter of Manfred del Vasto margrave of Western Liguria  and Unknown, in 1087. (Adelaide del Vasto Queen Consort of Jerusalem  was born c .?1075 and died on 16 Apr 1118.)