Robert, Champart archbishop of Canterbury, was by birth a Norman. He was abbot of Jumieges, a monastery on the Seine. He had formerly been monk, and was made bishop of London in 1044. In 1051 he was translated to the see of Canterbury. In 1052 he was deposed, and retired to his monastery at Jumieges, where he died. See Hook, Lives of the Archbishops of Canterbury, 1:494 sq.