Start My Family Tree Welcome to Geni, home of the world's largest family tree.
Join Geni to explore your genealogy and family history in the World's Largest Family Tree.

Project Tags

Top Surnames

view all

Profiles

  • Raimon Bernat II Trencavel, Vicomte d’Albi (c.1036 - c.1074)
    Raimond-Bernard Trencavel († 1074) est un vicomte d’Albi et de Nîmes de la seconde moitié du xie siècle. Il était fils de Bernard II, vicomte d’Albi et ...
  • Bernard Aton IV, vicomte d'Albi (1066 - 1129)
    Bernard Ato IV (died 1129) was the Viscount of Nîmes of the Trencavel family from 1074 to his death. Bernard Ato was the son of Raymond Bernard of Nîmes and Ermengarde of Carcassonne. ...

(OC) Ostal Trencavel

(EN) The House of Trencavel was an important noble family in Languedoc during the 10th through 13th centuries. The name "Trencavel," originally a nickname and later a family name, may derive from the Occitan words for "nutcracker" (trenca avelana). The name was traditionally restricted in actual use only to those family members named Raymond, but the last Trencavel viscount, Raymond II, preferred the surname over his given name and adopted it for his charters.

Conventions de nommage

Voir aussi: Provinces d'Occitanie.