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Guillaume “Tête d'Etoupes/Caput-stupæ” comté de Poitou
(Abt 900-963)


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Guillaume “Tête d'Etoupes/Caput-stupæ” comté de Poitou

  • Born: Abt 900, Poitiers, Poitiers, Aquitaine 1002
  • Marriage: Adele de Normandy 160,1002
  • Died: 3 Apr 963, Poitiers, Aquitaine about age 63 1002
  • Buried: 963, Saint-Cyprien 1002

bullet   Another name for Guillaume was William I "Tow-Head" of Poitou.

bullet  General Notes:

~Weirs, A Life: Eleanor of Aquitaine, p.7, William was the son of Ebalus. He married Adéla of Normandy, and he retired to a monastery where he died in 963.

~ Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants, Vol. II, p. 82 529

~Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 144A:19, William I of Poitou III of Aquitaine married Adele (Gerloc) of Normandy, daughter of Rollo Duke of Normandy. They were the parents of Adelaide of Poitou who married Hugh Capet. 160

bullet  Information about this person:

• Web Reference: Charles Cawley's Medieval Lands, Guillaume de Poitou .
Guillame de Poitou was the son of Ebalus "Mancer" comté de Poitou and his second wife Emaillane. He was the comté de Poitou et d'Auvergne. He married Adela (or Gerloc) de Normandie, daughter of Rollo of Normandy and his seocnd wife Popa [de Bayeux]. Guillaume and Adele were the parents of Guillaume de Potou who married Emma de Blois, daughter of Thibaut I "le Tricheur" comté Blois and his wife Luitgard de Vermandois; and possibly a daughter named Adelais de Poitou, wife of Hugues Capet or Hugues duc des Francs, son of Hugues 'le Grand" duc des Francs and his third wife Hedwig of Saxony.

Guillaume married Adele de Normandy, daughter of Hrolf "Ganger" Rognvaldsson Princeps Nortmannorum and "Poppa" de Bayeux. 160,1002 (Adele de Normandy was born in 917 in Normandy and died after 14 Oct 962 in Poitou, Aquitaine/Normandy.)

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