Event: Accusation, Capture, ImprisonmentWilliam 1.imprisoning Waltheof 2
||MS D: Earl Waltheof 2 went overseas and accused himself and asked for pardon and offered treasure. But the king made light of it until he came to England and then had him captured.
MS E: And the king afterwards came to England, and seized Earl Roger 1, his kinsman, and imprisoned him, and he seized Earl Waltheof 2 as well.
This took place following the failed conspiracy at Norwich in 1075.
Persons associated with this Event:
(the Bastard or the Conqueror, king of England, 1066-1087)
(Earl of Northumbria, d. 1076)
(of Bretueil, fl. 1075)