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Ermengarde Gerberga d'Anjou, Duchesse de Bretagne

Also Known As: "Elizabeth", "Irmgard", "Ermengard", "Gotfredsdatter", "Ermengarde /D Anjou/", "Duchess", "Ermengarde /d Anjou/", "Ermengard /De Anjou/", "Ermengarde-Gerberga of Anjou", "Countess of Rennes", "Regent of Brittany (992-994)", "Countess of Angouleme", "Duchess Ermangarde Bretagne"
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Birthplace: Duchy of Anjou (now Pays de la Loire, France)
Death: Died in Duchy of Anjou (now Pays de la Loire, France)
Place of Burial: Anjou, Maine-et-Loire, Normandy, France
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Geoffrey "Grisgonelle", comte d'Anjou and Adèle de Meaux, dite de Vermandois
Wife of Conan I le Fort, duc de Bretagne
Mother of Geoffroy I, duc de Bretagne; Judith de Bretagne; Catuallon de Bretagne; Hernod de Bretagne and Judicaël, comte de Porhoët
Sister of Raingarde; Adela Blanca D' ANJOU, COUNTESS OF PROVENCE; Gerberge D' d'Anjou; Geoffroy d'Anjou and Foulques III "Nerra", comte d'Anjou, V. comte de Vendôme
Half sister of Maurice d'Anjou, Comte d'Anjou

Occupation: Duchess of Bretagne, Duchess of Brittany, Prinsessa, Countess of Anjou
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About Ermangarde d'Anjou, Duchess of Bretagne

Conan married Ermengarde of Anjou, daughter of Geoffrey I of Anjou and Adele of Vermandois and had the following issue:

  • Judith (982-1017), married Richard II, Duke of Normandy
  • Judicael, count of Porhoet (died 1037)
  • Geoffrey, the eventual heir
  • CATUALLON abbot of Redon
  • Hernod

LINKS

http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ANJOU,%20MAINE.htm#ErmengardeMConanIBretagnedied992

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ermengarde_of_Anjou,_Duchess_of_Brittany

MEDIEVAL LANDS

Comte Geoffroy I & his first wife had three children:

1. ERMENGARDE d'Anjou (before 965-after 982). Rodulfus Glaber records that Conan married the sister of Foulques of Anjou but does not name her[111]. The primary source which confirms her name has not yet been identified. She was presumably born before 965 if it is correct that her first child was born in 980.

m (973) CONAN Comte de Rennes, son of JUDICAËL BERENGAR Comte de Rennes & his wife Gerberge --- (-killed in battle Conquereil 27 Jun 992). He succeeded in 990 as CONAN I "le Tort" Duke of Brittany.

CONAN de Rennes, son of JUDICAËL [Juhael] Comte de Rennes & his wife Gerberge --- (-killed in battle Conquereil 27 Jun 992). The Chronicle of Nantes names "Conano filio Judicael Berengarii Redonensi comite" when recording that he held a large part of Brittany from Thibaut [II] Comte de Blois and fought with Hoël Comte de Nantes[121]. His parentage is confirmed by the Chronico Sancti Michaelis which records the death of his grandson "Gaufridus Dux Britanniæ filius Conani filii Juhelli Berengarii" in 1008[122]. Comte de Rennes. He succeeded in [970] as CONAN I "le Tort" Duke of Brittany. Rodulfus Glaber records that Conan "crowned himself with a royal diadem", was defeated by his brother-in-law Foulques Comte d'Anjou, and surrendered after his right hand had been cut off[123]. The Chronico Sancti Michaelis records that "Conanus Brito…filius Juhelli Berengarii" was killed in battle "V Kal Jul 992" against Foulques Comte d'Anjou[124]. The Chronicle of Nantes reports that he was killed at the battle of Conquereuil[125], dated "992 V Kal Jul" in the Chronicon britannicum[126]. The Chronicon Kemperlegiense records the death "in bello Conçurruç…V Kal Jul" of "Conanus comes, filius Iudicaëlis Berengarii Comitis Redonensis"[127]. m (973) ERMENGARDE d'Anjou, daughter of GEOFFROY I "Grisegonelle" Comte d'Anjou & his first wife Adela de Meaux [Vermandois-Carolingian] (before 965-after 982). Rodulfus Glaber records that Conan married the sister of Foulques of Anjou but does not name her[128]. The primary source which confirms her name has not yet been identified. Duke Conan I & his wife had five children: 1. GEOFFROY de Bretagne ([980]-20 Nov 1008). His parentage is confirmed by the Chronico Sancti Michaelis which records that "Gaufridus Dux Britanniæ filius Conani filii Juhelli Berengarii" died in 1008 "dum pergeret Romam causa orationis"[129]. He succeeded his father in 992 as GEOFFROY I Duke of Brittany. - see below. 2. JUDITH de Bretagne ([982]-16 Jun 1017). Guillaume of Jumièges records the marriage of “dux Richardus” and “Goiffredum Britannorum comitem...sororem...Iudith” at “limina Archangeli Michaelis”[130]. Orderic Vitalis records that “Ricardus Gunnorides...et Judith uxor eius soror Gaufredi Britonum comitis” founded “cœnobium apud Bernaïcum in honore sanctæ Dei genitricis Mariæ”[131]. An agreement between the abbots of Jumièges and Bougeuil concerning an exchange of land in Poitou, by charter dated [13 Apr/4 Apr] 1012, is subscribed by "Richardus…filius Ricardi principi magni…Judith…"[132]. The Chronicle of Caen Saint-Etienne records the death in 1017 of "Judita comitissa"[133]. m (Mont Saint-Michel [1000]) as his first wife, RICHARD II "le Bon/l'Irascible" Comte de Normandie, son of RICHARD I "Sans-Peur" Comte [de Normandie] & his second wife Gunnora (-28 Aug 1027). 3. JUDICAËL (-1037). His parentage is confirmed by the charter dated 1026 which recalls that "Gaufridus, Conani Curvi filius" was killed "apud Concuruz prelium", witnessed by "Judicael et Hurwodius duo fratres ipsius"[134]. Comte de Porhoët. 4. CATUALLON (-15 Jan, 1050 or after). Tresvaux records that Catuallon, brother of Geoffroy I Duke of Brittany, was abbot of Redon, but does not cite the primary source on which this is based[135]. 5. HURNOD [Urvod] de Bretagne (-after 1026). His parentage is confirmed by the charter dated 1026 which recalls that "Gaufridus, Conani Curvi filius" was killed "apud Concuruz prelium", witnessed by "Judicael et Hurwodius duo fratres ipsius"[136].

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DISAMBIGUATION

OBS: not to be confused with later Hermengarde, daughter of Folques d'Anjou, or her granddaugther:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ermengarde_of_Anjou

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ermengarde_of_Anjou_(d._1146)

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Three different Hermengarde d'Anjous to distinguish between (the sources for this are unclear, please add if you have info):

1.

Ermengarde d' ANJOU was born in 965. Parents: Geoffrey I Grisegonelle d' (Greymantle) ANJOU and Adelaide de MEAUX.

Spouse: Duc Conan I de (The Crooked) BRETAGNE Comte de Rennes. Duc Conan I de (The Crooked) BRETAGNE Comte de Rennes and Ermengarde d' ANJOU were married in 973 in France. Children were: Comte Judicael de RENNES, Humod de BRETAGNE, Comte Judicael de PORHOET Bishop of Vannes, Duc Geoffroi I de BRETAGNE, Judith de BRETAGNE.

2.

Ermengarde d' ANJOU was born in 1018 in Anjou, France. She died on 21 Mar 1076. Parents: Foulques III d' (Nerra) ANJOU and Comtesse Hildegarde de METZ.

Spouse: Comte Geoffrey IV Ferreol de GATINAIS. Comte Geoffrey IV Ferreol de GATINAIS and Ermengarde d' ANJOU were married in 1035. Children were: Geoffrey III d' (the Bearded) ANJOU, Hildegarde de CHATEAU-LANDON, Foulques IV d' (the Contrary) ANJOU.

Spouse: Robert I CAPET Duc de Bourgogne. Robert I CAPET Duc de Bourgogne and Ermengarde d' ANJOU were married in 1048. Children were: Hildegarde Capet de BOURGOGNE.

3.

Ermengarde d' ANJOU was born in 1068 in Bretagne, France. She died on 1 Jun 1146 in Jerusalem, Holy Land. Parents: Foulques IV d' (the Contrary) ANJOU and Hildegarde de BEAUGENCY Comtesse d'Anjou.

Spouse: Duc Guillaume IX d' (the Young) AQUITAINE Comte de Poitou. Duc Guillaume IX d' (the Young) AQUITAINE Comte de Poitou and Ermengarde d' ANJOU were married in 1089.

Spouse: Duc Alain IV Fergent de BRETAGNE. Duc Alain IV Fergent de BRETAGNE and Ermengarde d' ANJOU were married in 1093. Children were: Hawise of BASING, Hawise de BRETAGNE, Duc Conan III de (le Gros) BRETAGNE.

WIKIPEDIA

Ermengarde of Anjou, Duchess of Brittany was the daughter of Geoffrey I of Anjou and Adele of Vermandois.

She married Conan I of Rennes, Count of Rennes and Duke of Brittany and had the following children:

   * Judith (982-1017), married Richard II, Duke of Normandy
   * Judicael, count of Porhoet (died 1037)
   * Geoffrey I of Brittany
   * Hernod

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Rodulfus Glaber [ii, 3 (pp. 30-1)] states that Conan married a sister of count Foulques of Anjou, the Cronicle of S. Florent says that Geoffrey was son of Conan by a sister of Foulques [Lobineau (1707), 2: 85], and the Angevin genealogical collection states that Judith, wife of Richard of Normandy, was the daughter of Conan by his wife Ermengarde, daughter of Geoffroy of Anjou [Poupardin (1900), 208].

http://sbaldw.home.mindspring.com/hproject/prov/ermen000.htm

SOURCES:

Ancestry/Mitchell Adams

www.aragon10.free-online.co.uk/charlemagne.htm

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Conan married Ermengarde of Anjou, daughter of Geoffrey I of Anjou and Adele of Vermandois and had the following issue:

  • Judith (982-1017), married Richard II, Duke of Normandy
  • Judicael, count of Porhoet (died 1037)
  • Geoffrey, the eventual heir
  • Hernod

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Ermengarde of Anjou, Duchess of Brittany was the daughter of Geoffrey I of Anjou and Adele of Vermandois.

She married Conan I of Rennes, Count of Rennes and Duke of Brittany and had the following children:

   * Judith (982-1017), married Richard II, Duke of Normandy
   * Judicael, count of Porhoet (died 1037)
   * Geoffrey I of Brittany
   * Hernod

-------------------- Ermengarde of Anjou, Duchess of Brittany (932 – 992) was the daughter of Geoffrey I of Anjou and Adele of Vermandois.

She married Conan I of Rennes, Count of Rennes and Duke of Brittany and had the following children:

   * Judith (982-1017), married Richard II, Duke of Normandy
   * Esmeralda, countess of Porhoet (died 1037)
   * Geoffrey I of Brittany
   * Conrad

-------------------- From http://www.rpi.edu/~holmes/Hobbies/Genealogy/ps05/ps05_196.htm

References: [Weis1],[Theroff],[AR7],[PlantagenetA],[ES] -------------------- born at of Anjou, France. -------------------- Ermengarde of Anjou (932–992)From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search For other people named Ermengarde of Anjou, see Ermengarde of Anjou (disambiguation). Ermengarde of Anjou, Duchess of Brittany (952–992) was the daughter of Geoffrey I of Anjou and Adele of Vermandois.

She married Conan I of Rennes, Count of Rennes and Duke of Brittany and had the following children:

Judith (982–1017), married Richard II, Duke of Normandy Esmeralda, countess of Porhoet (died 1037) Geoffrey I of Brittany Conrad Persondata Name Ermengarde Of Anjou Alternative names Short description Date of birth 952 Place of birth Date of death 992 Place of death

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Ermangarde d'Anjou, Duchess of Bretagne's Timeline

958
November 11, 958
Duchy of Anjou (now Pays de la Loire, France)
970
970
Age 11
wife of, Conan, Count of, Bretaigne
970
Age 11
wife of, Conan, Count of, Bretaigne
970
Age 11
wife of, Conan, Count of, Bretaigne
980
980
Age 21
Rennes, Ille Et Vilaine, Bretagne, France
980
Age 21
Manche, Bass Normandie, France
982
982
Age 23
992
June 26, 992
Age 33
Anjou, Maine-et-Loire, Normandy, France
1022
June 27, 1022
Age 63
Duchy of Anjou (now Pays de la Loire, France)
1933
November 18, 1933
Age 63