Hugues "le Cher" de Lusignan, Lord of Lusignan (c.910 - 967) MP

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Nicknames: "Carus", "le Cher", "the Kind", "Hugh II of Lusignan", "o Bem Amado (o Caro)"
Birthplace: Château de Lusignan, Lusignan, France
Death: Died in Angoulême, Charente, Poitou-Charentes, France
Occupation: Sieur, de Lusignan, Sire, Lord of Lusignan, Senhor de Lusignan
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About Hugues "le Cher" de Lusignan, Lord of Lusignan

Hugh II (died 967), called Carus (Latin for the Kind), was the second Lord of Lusignan, the son and successor of Hugh I Venator. According to the Chronicle of Saint-Maixent, he built the castle at Lusignan. Hugh III Albus, who emerges from historical obscurity in the next generation, was probably his son.

[edit] Sources

Painter, Sidney. "The Lords of Lusignan in the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries." Speculum, Vol. 32, No. 1. (Jan., 1957), pp 27–47.

Preceded by

Hugh I Lord of Lusignan Succeeded by

Hugh III

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Hugues II "the Kind" de Lusignan's Timeline

Château de Lusignan, Lusignan, France
Age 38
Lusignan, Vienne, France
Age 52
Lusignan, Vienne, Poitou, France
Age 57
Angoulême, Charente, Poitou-Charentes, France