Geoffrey Jordan I married of Vendôme

Country and Region of Origin
Centre (RE) Loir-et-Cher (D)
Specific Title
Count of Vendôme
Count (lay)
Gender and Marital Statusa


Crusade of 1101
Contingent Leader
William IX of Aquitaine
Probability of Participation
Financial Arrangements
After his death, his widow took back a church which Geoffrey Jordan had given to the abbey of La Trinité of Vendôme. She was later forced to yield this church after being excommunicated.
Consequences of Expedition
One of his companions was Ulric Bucel. Geoffrey Jordan survived the crusade but died shortly afterwards.
Cartulaire de l'abbaye cardinale de la Trinité de Vendôme, ed. C. Metais, vol. 2 (Paris, 1894), pp. 159-160. Cartulaire de Marmoutier pour le Vendômois, ed. M. de Trémault (Paris, 1893), p. 315. Cartulaire Manceau de Marmoutier, ed. E. Laurain, vol. 2 (Laval, 1945), no. 427. C, p. 437. William of Malmesbury, Gesta Regum Anglorum: The History of the English Kings, ed. and trans. R. Mynors, R. Thomson and M. Winterbottom, vol. 1 (Oxford, 1998), p. 684. AA, p. 593. Bartolf of Nangis, 'Gesta Francorum Iherusalem expugnantium', RHC Oc, vol. 3, pp. 533-534.