Was William II or Henry I king of England the better King?

May 8th, 2015
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Of William I’s (1066-1087) sons, William the II (1087-1100) was a better king than his younger brother Henry I (1100-1135). William I’s was the first Norman king to rule England. He split his heritance between his three living sons.

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Was William II or Henry I king of England the better King?Of William Is (1066-1087) sons, William the II (1087-1100) was a better king than his younger brother Henry I (1100-1135). William Is was the first Norman king to rule England. He split his heritance between his three living sons. Robert received the rule of Normandy, William II received England and Henry I received five thousand pounds. In early medieval England a good king was a heroic soldier and a strong leader who was fair but enforced the law. It was also important that they were Christian and unsinful. William II The Rufus-because of his red face or temper, was true to himself and what he believed in while Henry I Beauclerc-because of his high level of education, was a brutal and selfish king, not only to his people, but also to his brothers. William II was not without fault. He was an Atheist and trea

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