Emma of Blois ( c. 950–27 December 1003) was Duchess consort of Aquitaine by marriage to William IV, Duke of Aquitaine. She ruled Aquitaine as regent for her son, William V, Duke of Aquitaine, from 996 until 1004. Contents 1 Life 2 See also 3 Notes 4 References Life She was the daughter of Theobald I, Count of Blois and Luitgarde of Vermandois.
Emma de Blois (née vers 948 ou vers 950, morte vers 1003 ou vers 1005) est une dame de la haute aristocratie de la France de l'Ouest de la seconde moitié du Xe siècle, fille du comte de Blois Thibaud le Tricheur, devenue duchesse d'Aquitaine et comtesse de Poitiers par son mariage en 967 ou 968 avec Guillaume IV d'Aquitaine, dit Fier à Bras.
21/04/2020 · Secondary sources state that the wife of Herbert FitzHenry was Emma de Blois, illegitimate daughter of Etienne Comte de Blois. This is presumably based on the Chronicle of Meaux, in Yorkshire, which names "comitis --- Herberti filius, ex Emma sorore regis Anglorum Stephani progenitus".
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- circa 1127 (38-56)France
- Blois, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France
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When Emma de Blois was born about 1087, in Blois, Loir-et-Cher, Centre-Val de Loire, France, her father, Étienne II de Blois comte de Blois, Châteaudun, Chartres, Meaux, was 42 and her mother, Adèle de Normandie Comtesse de Blois, de Châteaudun, de Chartres et de Meaux, was 22. She married Morton Pinckeney De Lyons in 1100.
Daughter of Theobald I the Trickster, count of Blois and Luitgarde of VermandoisHis overindulging in hunting and women offended her greatly. Around 990, he retired to a monastery. During the course of her marriage, she founded the monastery of Saint Peter in Bourguei and the a...
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GUILLAUME de Poitou (-Saint-Maixent [end 995/early 996], bur Abbaye de Saint-Maixent). The Chronicle of Adémar de Chabannes names "Willelmum" as son of "Willelmo Capite stupæ" when recording that he succeeded his father. "Ebulus…Lemovicensium sedis episcopus" donated property including "alodum…meum Baidon" to Saint-Maixent "pro remedio animæ…fratri...Nouvelle Biographie Générale. The date of 5 February 995 probably comes from OwenBernard S. Bachrach, Fulk Nerra, the Neo-Roman Consul, 987-1040, (University of California Press, 1993), 268Owen, D. D. R. Eleanor of Aquitaine, Queen and Legend. 1993.Nouvelle Biographie Générale. Paris, 1859.
- Duchess of Aquitaine
- December 27, 1003 (55-56)Aquitaine, France
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08/01/2018 · The count’s better halfAmong the first lords of Chinon, we have the powerful counts of Blois, with for instance one of them, Thibault le Tricheur. This follow...