Sophie comtesse de Bar-le-duc
- Marriage: Louis comté de Montbelliard Munson, et Ferrette 160
- Died: 21 Jan 1093 755
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• Background Information. 755
In the Chronicon Sancti Michćlis monasterii in pago Virdunensi
[Chronicon Sancti Michćlis, monasterii in pago Virdunensi 32, MGH SS IV, p. 84], it is stated that "duabus prellulis Sophia et Beatrice" were daughters of the son of "duce Theodorico," and specifies that the empresses was their "amita" and that she adopted them after their father died. She is also named in the Gesta Episcoporum Virdunensium as "Beatris . . . et Sophia" daughters of "iunio Frederici" and that she married "Ludovico de Monzione comiti." [Laurentii Gesta Episcoporum Virdunensium 2, MGH SS X, p. 492] She is again mentioned in The Chronicle of Alberic de Trois-Fontaines as "comitissa Barri . . . Sophia" as wife of "comiti Montionis Ludovico," and sister of "Beatrix marchisa" [Chronica Albrici Monachi Trium Fontium 1032, MGH SS XXIII, p. 784]. The Obituaire de Saint-Mansuy gives her death as "21 Jan" of "Sophia comitissa" [Mavot, P. 'L'obituaire de l'abbaye de Saint-Mansuy-lčs-Toul', Revue Mabillon XVIII 1928, p. 98].
Charles Cawley's Medieval Lands, Lotharingia
• Background Information. 160
Thierry I, count of Montbéliard and Bar-le Duc, died in 1105, and the son of Louis Count of Montbéliard and Sophia, Countess of Bar-le-Duc, died in 1092. Sophia was the daughter of Frederick II, Duke of Upper Lorraine and Mathilde of Swabia. Louis was the son of Richwin, count of Scarpone, by Hildegarde of Egisheim, daughter of Hugo VI, count in Nordgau and Egishem.
~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 144:23, 167:22.
Sophie married Louis comté de Montbelliard Munson, et Ferrette, son of Richwin Comte de Scarpone and Hildegarde of Egisheim.160 (Louis comté de Montbelliard Munson, et Ferrette died after 1073 160.)