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Alain "Caignart" Comte Cornoüaille
(Abt 0975-Abt 1026)
Judith de Nantes
(Abt 0988-Abt 1063)
Alain "le Regru" Duc de Bretagne
(Abt 0997-1040)
Bertha de Blois
(Abt 1016-1085)
Hoël Duc de Cornoüaille comté de Cornoüaille et Nantes, et Léon
(Abt 1010-Bef 1084)
Hawise, duchesse de Bretagne
(Abt 1037-1072)
Alain IV "Fergent" Duc de Bretagne
(Abt 1045-1112/9)


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Ermengarde de d’Anjou

Alain IV "Fergent" Duc de Bretagne

  • Born: Abt 1045, Bretagne, France
  • Marriage: Ermengarde de d’Anjou 160,782
  • Died: 1112-1119, Redon, Bretagne, France about age 67 181,782

bullet   Another name for Alain was Alain "the Younger" of Brittany.

bullet  General Notes:

~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 119:24-25, Ermengarde of Anjou, daughter of Fulk IV, count of Anjou and his wife Hildegarde de Baugency, daughter of Lancelin married Alan IV, Duke of Brittany was the son of Hoel, Duke of Brittany, and his wife Hawise, daughter of Alan III, Duke of Brittany and his wife Bertha, daughter of Eudes, count of Blois. Alan III was the grandson of Richard I Duke of Normandy. The son of Ermengarde and Alan IV was Conan III, who married Maud, the natural daughter of Henry I, king of England. 160

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Background Information. 782
There were three lords of Bretagne who followed Duke William into England, all with the name Alan and the tile of Count. Count Alan, or Alan Gergaunt was the son of Houel V. Duke of Bretagne, and the Conqueror granted the lands of Morcar Earl of Northumberlnad and gave his daughter Contrance in marriage. His possessions were in Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire, Notthinghamshire, Lincolnshire and Yorkshire.

~An Analysis of the Domesday Book of the County of Norfolk, pg. 10

Alain married Ermengarde de d’Anjou, daughter of Foulques IV "le Réchin" comté d’Anjou and Hildegarde de Baugenci 160.,782 (Ermengarde de d’Anjou was born about 1073 181 and died about 1147 in Jerusalem, Palestine 181.)

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