The Knights Templar

By Jacob E.

When and where were they founded

The Knights Templar organization was founded in Jerusalem in 1119. After Godfrey of Bouillon had conquered Jerusalem in the first crusade.

who founded the Knights Templar?

the Knights templar was founded by Godfrey of Bouillon and Hugues de Payens

Godfrey of Bouillon

Hugues de Payens

What did the Knights Templar do?

The Knights Templar protected Christian pilgrims on their way to Jerusalem and were also very religious people.