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Zeger II van Viggezele (van Gent), Vicomte de Gand

Birthdate: (63)
Birthplace: Belgium
Death: 1201 (59-67)
Immediate Family:

Son of Steppo van Viggezele, heer van Bornem and Alicia van Gent
Husband of Petronnella van Kortrijk
Father of Siger III, burggraaf van Gent; Dirk van Gent van Gent; Beatrix van Gent; Arnold van Gent; Gilles van Gent and 7 others
Brother of Margaretha van Bornhem, vrouwe van Kortessem; Boudewijn van Gent and Willem van Gent
Half brother of Gertrude van Gent

Occupation: Chevalier, Templier, Châtelain, de Gand, de Courtrai, Burggraaf van Gent en Kortrijk
Managed by: Oton Zagorc
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About Siger II van Viggezele, burggraaf van Gent

SIGER [II]

Fromo MEdlands:

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

(-1202 or after). Philippe Count of Flanders and "Steppo de Viggensele" donated property "in Herzele in castellaria Curtracensi et terram Transblide in castellaria de Axla" to Gand Saint-Pierre, with the consent of "filiis suis Sigero et Balduino", by charter dated 1164[444]. "…Sigerus castellanus et Willelmus frater eius…" witnessed the charter dated 1164 under which "Theodericus…dominus et princeps Alostensis" donated "silvam meam…Hokerda…" to Afflighem abbey[445]. "Steppo de Viggensele" set out the rights and obligations of the mayors of Tamise by charter dated 1166, signed by "Sigerus filius meus, Balduinus filius meus…"[446]. "Stepponis filius Sigerus" subscribed a charter of Philippe Count of Flanders dated 1171[447]. "…Sigerus castellanus de Alost…" witnessed a charter dated 1175 under which "G dux et marchio Lotharingiæ" confirmed donations to the abbey of Afflighem[448]. Châtelain de Gand. Baudouin IX Count of Flanders confirmed donations to the church of Harlebeek made by "Rogerus Curtracensis castellanus", for the soul of "patris sui Rogeri quondam…castellani" by charter dated 1198, signed by "…Sigeri Gandensis castellani, Theoderici de Beverna, Rogeri castellani Curtracensis, Balduini de Commines, Bernardi de Rosbais…"[449]. “Sigerus castellanus Gandensis et uxor mea Petronilla” donated property to Afflighem abbey, with the consent of "Sigero filio nostro et reliquis filiis nostris", by charter dated 1198[450]. Châtelain de Courtrai 1200. Knight Templar in 1200. m PETRONILLE de Courtrai, daughter of ROGER [I] Châtelain de Courtrai & his first wife Sara ---. “Sigerus castellanus Gandensis et uxor mea Petronilla” donated property to Afflighem abbey, with the consent of "Sigero filio nostro et reliquis filiis nostris", by charter dated 1198[451]. “Petronilla uxor quondam…Sigeri castellani Gandensis” noted the donation of property "in parochia Anderlechtensi" made to Voorst abbey by "Olivero de Sottegem" by charter dated 1214, witnessed by "Theodoricus et Walterus filii eiusdem Petronillæ, Rogerus de Curtraco, Ingelbertus de Lupengem milites, Mathildis advocata Bethuniæ, Margareta soror eiusdem"[452]. Siger [II] & his wife had nine children:

i) SIGER [III] (-1227 or after). “Sigerus castellanus Gandensis et uxor mea Petronilla” donated property to Afflighem abbey, with the consent of "Sigero filio nostro et reliquis filiis nostris", by charter dated 1198[453]. Châtelain de Gand.


ii) DANIEL (-before 1233). The Historia Comitum Ghisnensium names "Danieli fratri Sigeri castellani de Gandavo" as second husband of "Adelidem [filiam Hugonem de Balinghehen]"[455]. m as her second husband, ADELAIDE de Balinghehen, widow of ARNOUL [I] de Cayeux, daughter of HUGUES de Balinghehen & his wife Mathilde [Matha] de Hammis. The Historia Comitum Ghisnensium names "Adelidem" as the only daughter of "Hugonem" (son of "Eustacio…de Balinghehen" and his wife Adelaide illegitimate daughter of Robert [Manassès] Comte de Guines) and his wife "Mathildem puerili nomine Matham…filiam Laurette de Hammis", adding that she married firstly "Ernulpho de Caiou" and secondly "Danieli fratri Sigeri castellani de Gandavo"[456].

- Descendants[457].

iii) ARNOLD (-before 1190).

iv) GILLES . [1190]/1223.

(a) ARNOUL . 1233/1250.

v) DIRK . “Petronilla uxor quondam…Sigeri castellani Gandensis” noted the donation of property "in parochia Anderlechtensi" made to Voorst abbey by "Olivero de Sottegem" by charter dated 1214, witnessed by "Theodoricus et Walterus filii eiusdem Petronillæ, Rogerus de Curtraco, Ingelbertus de Lupengem milites, Mathildis advocata Bethuniæ, Margareta soror eiusdem"[458]. 1234. Heer van Daem en Willemskerke. m ---. The name of Dirk´s wife is not known. Dirk & his wife had two children:

(a) JAN . 1243/1271. m ERKENRADE, daughter of ---. 1256. Jan & his wife had one child:

(1) SIGER . 1278.

(b) ADELIDE . 1253. m ALARD, son of ---.

vi) BERNHARD . Provost at Harelbeke 1221/1260. Canon at Thérouanne 1228.

vii) WALTER Man [I] . “Petronilla uxor quondam…Sigeri castellani Gandensis” noted the donation of property "in parochia Anderlechtensi" made to Voorst abbey by "Olivero de Sottegem" by charter dated 1214, witnessed by "Theodoricus et Walterus filii eiusdem Petronillæ, Rogerus de Curtraco, Ingelbertus de Lupengem milites, Mathildis advocata Bethuniæ, Margareta soror eiusdem"[459]. 1261. m ---. The name of Walter´s wife is not known. Walter & his wife had one child:

(a) WALTER Man [II] . 1266/1274.

- Descendants[460].

viii) BEATRIX . 1190.

ix) PETRONILLA (-after 1255). “Petronilla prima abbatissa in…Forestum” confirmed the donation made by "miles Gilbertus…filius Balduini de Alost filii Rodulphi", dated 1096 [the date presumably referring to the original donation not the confirmation], further text recording that "Petronilla filia domini Segeri Templarii quondam castellani de Gandavo" was elected abbess 13 Aug 1239[461]. Abbess of Voorst.

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