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Landre de Maers
Robert "le Pieux" Capet Roi des Francs
Constance d'Arles
Renaud I Comte de Nevers
Hedwige Capet Princesse des Francs
(Abt 1003-1063)
Guillaume comte de Nevers
(Abt 1030-1100)


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Ermengarde de Tonnerre

Guillaume comte de Nevers

  • Born: Abt 1030, Nevers, Nievre, Bourgogne 160
  • Marriage: Ermengarde de Tonnerre
  • Died: 20 Jun 1100, Bourgogne about age 70 160,1004
  • Buried: Nevers, Saint-Etienne 1004

bullet   Another name for Guillaume was William I Count of Nevers.

bullet  General Notes:

~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition,107:21, Adéle of France, Countess of Auxerre, daughter of Robert "the Pious," King of France and his third wife, Constance of Provence, married Renaud I, comté de Nevers. They were the parents of Guillaume, who married Ermengarde de Tonnerre.

~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition,107:23, Guillaume (William), comté de Nevers, married Emengarde, daughter and heir of Renaud, comté de Tonnerre 160

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Web Reference: Charles Cawley's Medieval Lands, Guillaume de Nevers.
Guillaume de Nevers was the son of Renaud comte de Nevers and his wife Hedwige de France, daughter of Robert the Pious, King of France. Guillaume de Nevers married Ermengarde countess of Tonnerre, daughter of Renaud comte de Tonnerre and his wife Helvis. "Milo comes Tornodorensis castri" donated property to the monastery of Saint-Michel, for the soul of "filii mei Othonis" buried in the monastery and "uxore mea Herviz…filio nostro Arduyno ac filia Ermengarda", by charter dated Jul 1036[Yonne, Tome I, XXCI, p. 156]. Her marriage is referred to in the Gesta pontificum Autissiodorensium [Gesta pontificum Autissiodorensium, Duru, L.-M. (ed.) (1850) Bibliothèque historique de l'Yonne, I, (Auxerre), pp. 309-509, 398-402, cited in Bouchard (1987), p. 371].

Guillaume married Ermengarde de Tonnerre, daughter of Renauld comté de Tonnerre and Helvis. (Ermengarde de Tonnerre was born in 1023-1026 in Tonnerre and died before 1090.)

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