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  • Mélisende d'Édesse, Reine de Jerusalem (1105 - 1161)
    She is Bernard Fresco's [ Bernard Fresco 26th great grandfather's 2nd wife. Video --> Alt Death Dates: 9/12/1160, 9/11/1161, 9/11/1161m c. 9/11/1146 Melisende was the daughter of the king of the ...
  • Guy I "Troussel", seigneur de Montlhéry et de Bray (c.1009 - 1095)
    Other Event(s) Note 1: Seigneur de Chevreuse Note 2: Lord of Chateaufort Note 3: Founded the Abbey at Longpont and served as a monk Note 4: Was chatelain de Rochefort-en-Yvelines Note...
  • Adam I de Béthune, seigneur de Bethsan (1072 - c.1155)
    A member of the Artois family, Adam, son of Robert III de Béthune (died 1100), went as a knight on the First Crusade in 1099 with Robert II, Count of Flanders, and was rewarded with the seigneurie of B...
  • Baldwin V of Montferrat (1177 - 1186)
    Baldwin V of Jerusalem From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Baldwin V of Jerusalem (Baldwin of Montferrat, also known as Baudouinet) (1177 – 1186) was the son of Sibylla of Jerusalem and her first h...
  • John of Brienne, King of Jerusalem & Emperor of Constantinople (c.1170 - 1237)
    John Count of Brienne (1205/06–1221), King John I of Jerusalem (1210–1225), Co-Emperor John Brienne of Latin Empire (1229-1237), Progenitor of the d'Acre and Beaumont branches of the House of Brienne. ...


The Families of Outremer: The Feudal Nobility of the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem, 1099-1291

A project to include profiles of the leading families of Outremer during the years 1099 through the evacuation to Cypress. An additional list of soldiers or others mentioned during research is included under "Others living in the Kingdom of Jerusalem."

Nobles without profiles

Jacques d’Avesnes d. ca 1187 (a scion of the house of Avesnes), was buried by order of Richard the Lionhearted in a full requiem service held in the Church of St. Mary in Arsur.

Johannes d’Arsur, Lord of Arsur

Melisende d'Arsur, Lady of Arsur, his wife


"Tancred d' Hauteville" Prince of Gallilee" supposed nephew Bohemond I and son of Marcisus") because his parentage has never been proven, I am listing him here); he also has a brother:

William of Marchisus

Richard of Principati;

Arnulfo of Principati ;

Peter the Hermit;

Robert of Anse;

Herman of Cannae;

Robert of Surda Valley;

Robert, son of Tostannus;

Hunfred, son of Raoul;

Hunfred of Mt. Seaglioso;

Raymond D 'Aguilliers;

Adhemar of Le Puy;

Walter the Penniless;

Hugh the Great;

Everard of Puiset;

Achard of Montmerle;

Ysooard of Mousson;


Others living in the Kingdom of Jerusalem

William of Tyre

Capital Jerusalem (1099–1187) Tyre (1187–1191) Acre (1191–1229) Jerusalem (1229–1244) Acre (1244–1291) Languages Latin, Old French, Italian (also Arabic and Greek) Religion Roman Catholicism (official), Greek Orthodoxy, Syrian Orthodoxy, Islam, Judaism Government Feudal monarchy King of Jerusalem

- 	1100–1118	Baldwin I
- 	1118–1131	Baldwin II
- 	1131–1152	Melisende

- with Fulk 1131–1143

- 	1143-1152-1162	Baldwin III
- 	1162–1174	Amalric I
- 	1174–1185	Baldwin IV
- 	1185-1186	Baldwin V
- 	1186–1192	Guy I
- 	1192	Conrad I

Legislature Haute Cour Historical era High Middle Ages

- 	First Crusade	15 July 1099
- 	Second Crusade	1145
- 	Siege of Jerusalem	1187
- 	Third Crusade	1189
- 	Treaty of Ramla	1191
- 	Capture of Acre	18 May 1291

Today part of Egypt

State of Palestine