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  • Raymond IV, comte de Toulouse (b. - 1105)
    Raymond IV was the son of Pons II William of Toulouse, c.1020-1060, and Almodis de la Marche, c.1020-1071. He was married to Unknown, Matilda of Sicily and Elvira of Castile. His older brother was Will...
  • Pons II Guillaume, comte de Toulouse (c.995 - 1060)
    Pons II William is the son of William III Taillefer, 975-1037 (not William II the Liberator), and Emma of Provence, c.995-1062. He's the father of William IV and Raymond IV, with Almodis de la Marche...
  • Guillaume IV, comte de Toulouse (b. - 1094)
    William IV of Toulouse (c. 1040-1094) was Count of Toulouse, Margrave of Provence, and Duke of Narbonne from 1061-1094. He succeeded his father Pons of Toulouse upon his death in 1061. His mother w...
  • Bertrand, comte de Toulouse (c.1065 - 1112)
    Bertrand of Toulouse or Bertrand of Tripoli (died 1112) was count of Toulouse, and was the first count of Tripoli to rule in Tripoli itself. He was the eldest son of Raymond IV of Toulouse, and had r...
  • Guillaume III Taillefer, comte de Toulouse (c.970 - 1037)
    From the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy page on Toulouse Kings, Dukes, and Counts: GUILLAUME de Toulouse, son of RAYMOND Comte de Toulouse & his wife Adelais d'Anjou ([970/75]-Sep 1037, bur Toulou...

There's a lot to clean up in this area, in part because parts obviously are confusing to many people, in part because some of the sequences have been revised recently by historians.

For this project we mostly care about the hereditary counts, mostly belonging to the House of Rouergue, not the previous counts appointed by the French kings.

From Wikipedia: The first Counts of Toulouse were the administrators of the city and its environs under the Merovingians. No succession of such royal appointees is known, though a few names survive to the present. With the Carolingians, the appointments of both counts and dukes become more regular and better-known, though the office soon fell out of the orbit of the royal court and became hereditary.

The hereditary Counts of Toulouse ruled the city of Toulouse and its surrounding county from the late 9th century until 1270. The counts and other family members were also at various times Counts of Quercy, Rouergue, Albi, and Nîmes, and Margraves of Gothia and Provence. Also, Raymond IV de St. Gilles founded the Crusader state of Tripoli, and his descendants were counts there...

Naming Conventions

See: Provinces of Occitania.


List of Counts

Links to profiles to be added as they're identified. Plus, the sequence might change, based on better sources.

At that point Toulouse passed to the Crown of France, by the terms of the Treaty of Meaux, 1229.