Hugh I "the Hunter" de Lusignan

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Hugues "le Veneur" de Lusignan, seigneur de Lusignan

Also Known As: "Venator", "le Veneur", "the Hunter", "o Caçador"
Birthdate: (65)
Birthplace: Lusignan, France
Death: circa 950 (57-73)
France
Immediate Family:

Husband of N.N. N.N.
Father of Hugues II "the Kind" de Lusignan and Henri de Lusignan, I

Occupation: Seigneur de Lusignan
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About Hugh I "the Hunter" de Lusignan

Hugh I (fl. early tenth century), called Venator (Latin for the Hunter), was the first Lord of Lusignan. He is mentioned in the Chronicle of Saint-Maixent. It has been hypothesised that he was the huntsman of the Count of Poitou or the Bishop of Poitiers on the basis of his epithet. He was succeeded by his son, Hugh II Carus, who built the Castle of Lusignan.

[edit] Sources

Painter, Sidney. "The Lords of Lusignan in the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries." Speculum, Vol. 32, No. 1. (Jan., 1957), pp 27–47.

Lord of Lusignan Succeeded by

Hugh II

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Hugh I (fl. early tenth century), called Venator (Latin for the Hunter), was the first Lord of Lusignan. He is mentioned in the Chronicle of Saint-Maixent. It has been hypothesised that he was the huntsman of the Count of Poitou or the Bishop of Poitiers on the basis of his epithet. He was succeeded by his son, Hugh II Carus, who built the Castle of Lusignan.
Hugh I (fl. early tenth century), called Venator (Latin for the Hunter), was the first Lord of Lusignan. He is mentioned in the Chronicle of Saint-Maixent. It has been hypothesised that he was the huntsman of the Count of Poitou or the Bishop of Poitiers on the basis of his epithet. He was succeeded by his son, Hugh II Carus, who built the Castle of Lusignan.
Hugh I (fl. early tenth century), called Venator (Latin for the Hunter), was the first Lord of Lusignan. He is mentioned in the Chronicle of Saint-Maixent. It has been hypothesised that he was the huntsman, ('Le Veneur' in his native French), of the Count of Poitou or the Bishop of Poitiers on the basis of his epithet. He was succeeded by his son, Hugh II Carus, who built the Castle of Lusignan.

Sources[edit] Painter, Sidney. "The Lords of Lusignan in the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries." Speculum, Vol. 32, No. 1. (Jan., 1957), pp 27–47.

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Hugh I "the Hunter" de Lusignan's Timeline

885
885
Lusignan, France
910
910
Age 25
Château de Lusignan, Lusignan, France
930
930
Age 45
Lusignan, Vienne, France
950
950
Age 65
France
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