Bernhar, Monk at Corbeia Monastery

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Bernhar, moine au monastère de Corbeia

Also Known As: "Bernhard"
Death: after 821
likely Corbie, Picardie, Francie occidentale
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Son of Bernard, count & Abbot of St. Quentin and Partner Unknown
Father of Eckbert I von Merseburg
Brother of Theodrada of St. Quentin, abbess of Herford; Abbot of Carbie Wala Martel, abbé de Bobbio; Gundrada d'Herstal and Ida
Half brother of Saint Adalard of Corbie

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About Bernhar, Monk at Corbeia Monastery

Medlands Franks, Carolingien Nobility:

4. BERNHAR ([776]-after 821). Bernhar is named as brother of Adalhard in the Royal Frankish Annals[38]. The Vita Adalhardi refers to "reliqui…duo…Bernarius noster…et Theodrada soror eius", this text following the paragraph which records "quinque…viri propagati…"[39]. Monk at Corbie 801. He lived in exile with his brother Walo in 821, but was recalled and restored to Corbie[40]. Einhard's Annales record that "Adalhardum quoque de Aquitania" was appointed "Corbeiæ monasterio abbatem" in 821 and that "Bernharium frater eius" returned to the monastery at the same time[41].

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