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Hughes "le Brun" de Lusignan
(Cir 985-1025/32)
Aldearde de Thouars
Bernard I comté de la Marche
(Abt 986-1047)
Hughes "le Pieux" de Lusignan
(Abt 1015-1060)
Almodis comtesse de la Marche
(Abt 990-1075)
Hughes "Le Diable" de Lusignan
(Abt 1039-1106/1110)


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Ildegarde de Thouars

Hughes "Le Diable" de Lusignan

  • Born: Abt 1039, Lusignan, Vienne, Poitou
  • Marriage: Ildegarde de Thouars 160
  • Died: 1106-1110, France about age 67 160

bullet  General Notes:

~Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 275:22, Hugh VI de Lusignan, "the Devil," son of Hugh V de Lusignan and Almodis de la Marche, married before 1060, Hildegarde (Aldéarde) de Thouars, sister of Alíenor de Thouars, daughter of Aimery IV de Thourars. 160

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Web Reference: Charles Cawley's Medieval Lands, Hugues "le Diable" de Lusignan.
The Chronicle of Saint-Maixent names "Hugo" as son and successor of "Hugone Lizianici" & his wife [Chronicon sancti Maxentii Pictavensis, Chroniques des Eglises d'Anjou, p. 402]. The Chronicle of Saint-Maixent records that twin sons were born to "Hugo Pius de Liziniaco" & his wife [Chronicon sancti Maxentii Pictavensis, Chroniques des Eglises d'Anjou, p. 401]. Seigneur de Lusignan et de Couhé. "Hugonis de Liziniaco" subscribed the charter dated [1058/68] of "Aquitanorum…dux Gaufridus" [Poitiers Saint-Nicolas 5, p. 12]. "Ugo Lezinonensis" renounced rights over lands of Saint-Maixent by charter dated 10 Mar 1069 [Saint-Maixent, Vol. I, CXXIII, p. 155].

Hugues married Hildegarde (Aldearde) de Thouars, daughter of Aimery vicomté de Thourars and his first wife Orengarde de Mauléon. "Ugo Liziniacensis…contra Saracenos in Hispaniam iturus" donated "terram de Faiduneino" to Nouaillé, with the consent of "uxore mea Aldearde et filiis meis Ugone Bruno atque Rorgone", by charter dated to (1077/91) [Nouaillé, 157, p. 248]. "Herbertus...Toarcensis frater meus Gaufridus" confirmed donations by "patris mei Aimerici vicecomitis" to Chaise-le-Vicomte by charter dated 7 Dec 1099, which records donations made by "Hildegardis uxor domni Hugonis de Liziniaco" for the love of "patris sui vicecomitis Aimerici" [Bas-Poitou (1877), XV, p. 20].

Hughes married Ildegarde de Thouars, daughter of Aimery vicomté de Thouars and Aurengarde de Mauléon.160 (Ildegarde de Thouars was born in 1041 in France and died after 7 Dec 1099 in Thouars, Deux-Sevres, Poitou-Charentes.)


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