Hugues "le Brun" de Lusignan, seigneur de Lusignan (c.1065 - 1151) MP

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Nicknames: "Le Brun", "le Brun", "o Moreno", ""le /Brun"/", "Hughues le Brun", "Hugh VII of Lusignan"
Birthplace: Lusignan, Poitou-Charentes, France
Death: Died in Angoulême, Poitou-Charentes, France
Occupation: Sire de Lusignan, Couhé and Château-Larcher and Count of La Marche, Senhor de Lusignan, Comte, de la Marche, Sieur, de Lusignan
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About Hugues "le Brun" de Lusignan, seigneur de Lusignan

Hugh VII the Brown of Lusignan or Hugues II de La Marche or Hugues VII & II le Brun de Lusignan (1065 – 1151), Sire de Lusignan, Couhé and Château-Larcher and Count of La Marche, was the son of Hugh VI of Lusignan. He was one of the many notable Crusaders in the Lusignan family. In 1147 he took the Cross and followed King Louis VII of France on the Second Crusade.

Hugh married before 1109 Sarrasine or Saracena de Lezay (1067 – 1144), whose origins are unknown. She may have been identical to the Saracena who was widow of Robert I, Count of Sanseverino. Their children were:

Hugh VIII of Lusignan

William de Lusignan, Seigneur d'Angles

Rorgon de Lusignan

Simon I de Lusignan, Seigneur de Lezay, fl. 1144, married before 1173 NN, the parents of:

Guillaume I de Lusignan, Seigneur de Lezay, who died unmarried and without issue

Simon II de Lusignan (Deux Sevres, bef. 1180 – 1200), Seigneur de Lezay, married before 1195 NN, the parents of:

Hugues I de Lezay, Seigneur de Lezay, married to NN, the parents of:

Jean I de Lezay, Seigneur de Lezay, married to NN, the parents of:

Claire I de Lezay, Dame de Lezay, married to Pons II d'Aulnay, Vicomte d'Aulnay

Galeran de Lusignan

Ænor or Aénor de Lusignan (b. c. 1130), married before 1144 Geoffrey or Geoffroy V de Thouars (c. 1120 – aft. 1176), Vicomte de Thouars, son of Aimery VI de Thouars, Vicomte de Thouars, and wife Agnes=Mathilde de Poitiers

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Hugh VII of Lusignan

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Hugh VII the Brown of Lusignan or Hugues II de La Marche or Hugues VII & II le Brun de Lusignan (1065 – 1151), Sire de Lusignan, Couhé and Château-Larcher and Count of La Marche, was the son of Hugh VI of Lusignan. He was one of the many notable Crusaders in the Lusignan family. In 1147 he took the Cross and followed King Louis VII of France on the Second Crusade.

Hugh married before 1109 Sarrasine or Saracena de Lezay (1067 – 1144), whose origins are unknown. She may have been identical to the Saracena who was widow of Robert I, Count of Sanseverino. Their children were:

Hugh VIII of Lusignan

William de Lusignan, Seigneur d'Angles

Rorgon de Lusignan

Simon I de Lusignan, Seigneur de Lezay, fl. 1144, married before 1173 NN, the parents of:

Guillaume I de Lusignan, Seigneur de Lezay, who died unmarried and without issue

Simon II de Lusignan (Deux Sevres, bef. 1180 – 1200), Seigneur de Lezay, married before 1195 NN, the parents of:

Hugues I de Lezay, Seigneur de Lezay, married to NN, the parents of:

Jean I de Lezay, Seigneur de Lezay, married to NN, the parents of:

Claire I de Lezay, Dame de Lezay, married to Pons II d'Aulnay, Vicomte d'Aulnay

Galeran de Lusignan

Ænor or Aénor de Lusignan (b. c. 1130), married before 1144 Geoffrey or Geoffroy V de Thouars (c. 1120 – aft. 1176), Vicomte de Thouars, son of Aimery VI de Thouars, Vicomte de Thouars, and wife Agnes=Mathilde de Poitiers -------------------- Hugh VII the Brown of Lusignan or Hugues II de La Marche or Hugues VII & II le Brun de Lusignan (1065 – 1151), Sire de Lusignan, Couhé and Château-Larcher and Count of La Marche, was the son of Hugh VI of Lusignan. He was one of the many notable Crusaders in the Lusignan family. In 1147 he took the Cross and followed King Louis VII of France on the Second Crusade.

Hugh married before 1109 Sarrasine or Saracena de Lezay (1067 – 1144), whose origins are unknown. She may have been identical to the Saracena who was widow of Robert I, Count of Sanseverino. Their children were:

Hugh VIII of Lusignan

William de Lusignan, Seigneur d'Angles

Rorgon de Lusignan

Simon I de Lusignan, Seigneur de Lezay, fl. 1144, married before 1173 NN, the parents of:

Guillaume I de Lusignan, Seigneur de Lezay, who died unmarried and without issue

Simon II de Lusignan (Deux Sevres, bef. 1180 – 1200), Seigneur de Lezay, married before 1195 NN, the parents of:

Hugues I de Lezay, Seigneur de Lezay, married to NN, the parents of:

Jean I de Lezay, Seigneur de Lezay, married to NN, the parents of:

Claire I de Lezay, Dame de Lezay, married to Pons II d'Aulnay, Vicomte d'Aulnay

Galeran de Lusignan

Ænor or Aénor de Lusignan (b. c. 1130), married before 1144 Geoffrey or Geoffroy V de Thouars (c. 1120 – aft. 1176), Vicomte de Thouars, son of Aimery VI de Thouars, Vicomte de Thouars, and wife Agnes=Mathilde de Poitiers -------------------- Hugh VII the Brown of Lusignan or Hugues II de La Marche or Hugues VII & II le Brun de Lusignan (1065 – 1151), Sire de Lusignan, Couhé and Château-Larcher and Count of La Marche, was the son of Hugh VI of Lusignan. He was one of the many notable Crusaders in the Lusignan family. In 1147 he took the Cross and followed King Louis VII of France on the Second Crusade.

Hugh married before 1109 Sarrasine or Saracena de Lezay (1067 – 1144), whose origins are unknown. She may have been identical to the Saracena who was widow of Robert I, Count of Sanseverino. Their children were:

Hugh VIII of Lusignan

William de Lusignan, Seigneur d'Angles

Rorgon de Lusignan

Simon I de Lusignan, Seigneur de Lezay, fl. 1144, married before 1173 NN, the parents of:

Guillaume I de Lusignan, Seigneur de Lezay, who died unmarried and without issue

Simon II de Lusignan (Deux Sèvres, bef. 1180 – 1200), Seigneur de Lezay, married before 1195 NN, the parents of:

Hugues I de Lezay, Seigneur de Lezay, married to NN, the parents of:

Jean I de Lezay, Seigneur de Lezay, married to NN, the parents of:

Claire I de Lezay, Dame de Lezay, married to Pons II d'Aulnay, Vicomte d'Aulnay

Galeran de Lusignan

Ænor or Aénor de Lusignan (b. c. 1130), married before 1144 Geoffrey or Geoffroy V de Thouars (c. 1120 – aft. 1176), Vicomte de Thouars, son of Aimery VI de Thouars, Vicomte de Thouars, and wife Agnes=Mathilde de Poitiers

Preceded by

Hugh VI Count of La Marche

1110–1151 Succeeded by

Hugh VIII

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Painter, Sidney. The Lords of Lusignan in the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries, 1961 -------------------- Hugh VII the Brown of Lusignan or Hugues II de La Marche or Hugues VII & II le Brun de Lusignan (1065 – 1151), Sire de Lusignan, Couhé and Château-Larcher and Count of La Marche, was the son of Hugh VI of Lusignan. He was one of the many notable Crusaders in the Lusignan family. In 1147 he took the Cross and followed King Louis VII of France on the Second Crusade.

Hugh married before 1109 Sarrasine or Saracena de Lezay (1067 – 1144), whose origins are unknown. They had six children, including our ancestor Hugh VIII.

See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hugh_VII_of_Lusignan for more information. -------------------- Hugh VII the Brown of Lusignan or Hugues II de La Marche or Hugues VII & II le Brun de Lusignan (1065 – 1151), Sire de Lusignan, Couhé and Château-Larcher and Count of La Marche, was the son of Hugh VI of Lusignan. He was one of the many notable Crusaders in the Lusignan family. In 1147 he took the Cross and followed King Louis VII of France on the Second Crusade.

Hugh married before 1090 Sarrasine or Saracena de Lezay (1067 – 1144), whose origins are unknown. She may have been identical to the Saracena who was widow of Robert I, Count of Sanseverino. Their children were: Hugh VIII of Lusignan William de Lusignan, Seigneur d'Angles Rorgon de Lusignan Simon de Lusignan, Seigneur de Lezay, fl. 1144, married before 1173 NN, the parents of: Guillaume I de Lusignan, Seigneur de Lezay, who died unmarried and without issue Simon II de Lusignan (Deux Sèvres, bef. 1180 – 1200), Seigneur de Lezay, married before 1195 NN, the parents of: Hugues I de Lezay, Seigneur de Lezay, married to NN, the parents of: Jean I de Lezay, Seigneur de Lezay, married to NN, the parents of: Claire I de Lezay, Dame de Lezay, married to Pons II d'Aulnay, Vicomte d'Aulnay

Galeran de Lusignan Ænor or Aénor de Lusignan (b. c. 1130), married before 1144 Geoffrey or Geoffroy V de Thouars (c. 1120 – aft. 1176), Vicomte de Thouars, son of Aimery VI de Thouars, Vicomte de Thouars, and wife Agnes=Mathilde de Poitiers

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Hugues VII "le Brun" de Lusignan, comte de La Marche's Timeline

1065
1065
Lusignan, Poitou-Charentes, France
1091
1091
Age 26
Angoulême, Aquitanine, Charente, France
1105
1105
Age 40
Fauldhouse, West Lothian, Scotland
1106
1106
Age 41
Lusignan, Vienne, France
1130
1130
Age 65
Château de Lusignan, Lusignan, France
1130
Age 65
Château de Lusignan, Lusignan, France
1151
February 2, 1151
Age 86
Angoulême, Poitou-Charentes, France
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Château de Lusignan, Lusignan, France
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Lusignan, Vienne, France
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