Gauzbert (Josbert)

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Gauzbert (Josbert)

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Death: 892 (killed in battle during the siege of one of his castles by Eudes King of France)
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Son of Ranulf I, Duc d'Aquitaine Comte de Poitiers and NN du Maine
Brother of Ranulf II de Poitiers, Comte de Poitou, Duc d'Aquitaine and Ebles, Abbé de Saint-Germain,de Saint-Denis,Chancellor of France

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About Gauzbert (Josbert)

RAMNULF [Rainulf] ([815]-killed in battle near Brissarthe Oct 866). He was installed as RAINULF I Comte de Poitou in [839].

m ([845]%29 [NN du Maine] --- du Maine, daughter of RORICO [I] Comte du Maine & his wife Bilechildis. Her origin is indicated by Abbo's De Bellis Parisiacæ which names "Ebolus…Abba" as nepos of "Gauzlinus…pontificis"[279], the latter being reported in other sources as the son of Rorico [I] Comte du Maine. It is possible that the wife of Comte Rainulf was Comte Rorico's daughter named [Bilichildis], whose [first] husband Bernard Comte en Poitou was killed in battle in 844. Comte Rainulf I & his wife had three children:

i) 'Ranulf II de Poitiers, Comte de Poitou, Duc d'Aquitaine RAINULF] ([845/50]-after Jul 892).

ii) GAUZBERT [Josbert] (-killed in battle late 892). Regino names "Ramnulfum et fratrem eius Gozbertum et Ebulonem abbatum de sancto Dionysio" when recording their battle against "Waltgerius comes" in Jul 892[295]. "Gauzbertus comes" donated property "in pago Santonico…in villa…Dorodonno" to the church of Saint-Hilaire de Poitiers by charter dated Apr 878, subscribed by "Ramnulfus comes…"[296]. Regino names "Ramnulfum et fratrem eius Gozbertum et Ebulonem abbatum de sancto Dionysio" when recording their battle against "Waltgerius comes" in Jul 892[297]. He was killed during the siege of one of his castles by Eudes King of France[298]. The death of "frater quoque eius [Ebulus] Gotbertus" is recorded in late 892 in the Annales Vedastini[299].

iii) EBALUS [Eble] (857-killed in battle 2 Oct 892).

http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/AQUITAINE.htm#RainulfIPoitoudied866

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