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Hugo van Gent

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Belgium
Death: January 1232 (61-62)
Immediate Family:

Son of Siger III, burggraaf van Gent and Béatrix de Houdain
Husband of Eudette van Blois de Champlite
Father of Wouter 'Vilain' van Gent, heer van Sint Jans Steen; Zeger van Gent, Squire; Hugo II van Gent; Jan "ridder" de Bourgogne van Gent and NN van Gent
Brother of Gerard van Gent; Rogier van Gent, heer van Claerhout and Siger van Gent

Occupation: Châtelain, de Gand, Sieur, de Houdain, de Bornhem, de Sint-Jans-Steen, Heer van Sint-Jansteen
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HUGO [III] van Gent

From Medlands:

http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/FLEMISH%20NOBILITY.htm#SigerIIIGentdied1227B

   HUGO [II] (-[Sep/26 Nov] 1232).  Châtelain de Gand.  “Hugo Gandensis castellanus uxorque mea Oda filiusque meis Hugo primogenitus” granted privileges to the church of Sainte-Marie de Baserode by charter dated 1228[467].  "Hugo castellanus Gandensis" confirmed the donation to the abbey of Byloka made by "Giselbertus de Sottenghem miles" with the consent of "Mathildis uxoris suæ" by charter dated May 1230[468].  "Hugo castellanus Gandensis dominus de Hosdain" confirmed the donation to the abbey of Gent St Marie made by "Bernardus de Vennebrechies" by charter dated 1232[469].  m EUDETTE [Oda] de Champlitte, daughter of EUDES de Champlitte Vicomte de Dijon & his first wife [Agnes] de Mont-Saint-Jean (-after 1228).  The contract of divorce between "Erardus dominus Chascegnay" and "Emeline uxoris mee", with the consent of "Elisabeth domine Castri Villani et Simonis filii sui", is dated Sep 1224, names "Oda dicta Emeline primogenita" and provides for the dowry of "M. filiam meam" on her marriage to "comiti Gigeti"[470].  The primary source which confirms her marriage has not yet been identified.  Dame de Champlitte until 1228.  “Hugo Gandensis castellanus uxorque mea Oda filiusque meis Hugo primogenitus” granted privileges to the church of Sainte-Marie de Baserode by charter dated 1228[471].  Hugo & his wife had two children:  

a) HUGO [III] (-[Dec 1264/Apr 1265]). “Hugo Gandensis castellanus uxorque mea Oda filiusque meis Hugo primogenitus” granted privileges to the church of Sainte-Marie de Baserode by charter dated 1228[472]. Châtelain de Gand.

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b) VILAIN (-before 1262). “Hugo castellanus Gandensis et dominus Hosdino” confirmed the donation of property held from "domino Villano milite fratre nostro" to Baudeloo abbey, granting powers to "dominæ Avezoetæ relictæ prædicti domini Villani et Alexandro primogenito eius", by charter dated 1262[473]. m AVEZOTA, daughter of --- (-[1262/Aug 1279]). “Hugo castellanus Gandensis et dominus Hosdino” confirmed the donation of property held from "domino Villano milite fratre nostro" to Baudeloo abbey, granting powers to "dominæ Avezoetæ relictæ prædicti domini Villani et Alexandro primogenito eius", by charter dated 1262[474]. Villan & his wife had one child:

i) ALEXANDER (-after Aug 1279). “Hugo castellanus Gandensis et dominus Hosdino” confirmed the donation of property held from "domino Villano milite fratre nostro" to Baudeloo abbey, granting powers to "dominæ Avezoetæ relictæ prædicti domini Villani et Alexandro primogenito eius", by charter dated 1262[475]. “Alexander dictus Villain miles et dominus de Steene et uxor mea” confirmed the donation of property to Baudeloo abbey made by "bonæ memoriæ dominam Avezoetam matrem meam" by charter dated Aug 1279[476].

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