Adélaïde (Aélis) de Soissons, Comtesse de Soissons

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Adélaïde (Aélis) de Soissons, Comtesse de Soissons

Birthdate: (39)
Birthplace: Troyes, Aube, Champagne, France
Death: March 31, 1079 (35-43)
Soissons, Aisne, Picardy, France
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Renaud de Vermandois, comte de Soissons and Aelis de Roucy
Wife of William II, count of Soissons
Mother of Count Renaud II of Soissons, Comte; Ramtrude d'Eu, comtesse de Soissons; Jean I, comte de Soissons; Bishop Manasse of Soissons, Bishop Of Soissons; Ade - Ada de Soissons, d'Eu and 5 others
Sister of Gui de Soissons

Occupation: Comtesse de Soissons
Managed by: Michael Kevin Dolan, Sr.
Last Updated:

About Adélaïde (Aélis) de Soissons, Comtesse de Soissons

Adelaide, Countess of Soissons

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adelaide,_Countess_of_Soissons

Adelaide (died 1105), was sovereign Countess of Soissons from 1057 until 1105.

She was the daughter of Renaud I, Count of Soissons, and his wife, whose name is unknown, widow of Hilduin III, Count of Montdidier. .


Adelaide became ruler of the County of Soissons upon the death of her father and brother, Guy II, Count of Soissons, in 1057.[1]

Adelaide married William Busac, Count of Eu, grandson of Richard I, Duke of Normandy. Adelaide and William had five children:

  • Renaud II, Count of Soissons
  • John I, Count of Soissons, married to Aveline de Pierrefonds
  • Manasses of Soissons, Bishop of Cambrai, Bishop of Soissons
  • Lithuise de Blois, married to Milo I of Montlhéry
  • Unnamed daughter, married to Yves le Vieux.

William Busac became Count of Soissons, de jure uxoris, upon their marriage.

Sources

Dormay, C., Histoire de la ville de Soissons et de ses rois, ducs, comtes et gouverneurs, Soissons, 1664 (available on Google Books)

References

"Comtes de Soissons (Normandy)".

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http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jweber&id=I06174

http://www.gurganus.org/ourfamily/pedigree.cfm?pid=49186

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=PED&db=jweber&id=I06174


WikiTree profile De Soissons-24 created through the import of Spencer Family Tree 4 2002.GED on Nov 28, 2011 by Chet Spencer. See the Soissons-24 Changes page for the details of edits by Chet and others.

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Adélaïde (Aélis) de Soissons, Comtesse de Soissons's Timeline

1037
1037
Gloucestershire,England
1040
1040
Troyes, Aube, Champagne, France
1051
1051
Age 11
Soissons, France
1052
1052
Age 12
Soissons, Cote d'Or, Bourgogne, France
1054
1054
Age 14
Soissons, France
1057
1057
Age 17
Soissons, France
1058
1058
Age 18
Soissons, Aisne, Picardy, France
1065
1065
Age 25
France
1074
1074
Age 34
Soissons, France