Winrich unknown of Flanders

Country and Region of Origin
Belgium
Vlaanderen (RE)
Role
Butler (lay)
Gender and Marital Statusa
Male



Crusades

Expedition
1st Crusade (1096-1099)
Contingent Leader
Robert II of Flanders
Probability of Participation
Probable
Actions
Winrich appears as Godfrey of Bouillon's butler in Jerusalem in 1100. It is thus highly probable that he had originally left the West with Robert of Flanders but joined Godfrey in the course of the expedition.
Sources
AA, pp. 518-519, 538-539. CKJ, p. 238.


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