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Categories: House of Hauteville.
Italian: Casa d'Altavilla, Sicilian: Casa d'Autavilla, French: Maison de Hauteville
Tancred of Sicily - from Liber ad honorem Augusti, 1196 Tancred (died February 20, 1194), was King of Sicily from 1189 to 1194. He was an illegitimate son of Roger III, Duke of Apulia, the eldest son of King Roger II, and of Emma, daughter of Achard II, Count of Lecce. He inherited the title "Count of Lecce" from his grandfather, and is consequently often referred to as Tancred of Lecce.
- User ID: 64D5A4ED-753B-409E-92F6-A1C6AA1E49B7
- Record ID Number: MH:IF3438
- Date: 1135
- Place: Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
Tancred is sometimes attributed with an unknown son who is used to give Aaron FitzRoger a descent from the Kings of Sicily. However there is little if any evidence that Aaron existed, far less that he had such a descent. Aaron and his purported ancestry were first described by John Cox Underwood in about 1911, but his account is highly improbable, and entirely lacking in source citations.
- User ID: 834C371E-F552-453B-98A9-D4DAD7E83760
- Record ID Number: MH:IF3437
- Date: 20 FEB 1194
- Place: Sicily, Italy
- Title: King of Naples and Sicily
- User ID: B7C73740-907E-4AB9-AB74-3B574CC8B944
- Record ID Number: MH:IF3439
- Date: 1190
- Place: Italy
- Note: Coat of Arms for Rogers
- Note: Tancred of Lecce, king of Sicily
- ↑ Underwood, John Cox. Lineage of the Rogers Family, England — Embracing John Rogers the Martyr, p 10. New York, 1911.
- ↑ Farmerie, Todd A. "Re: ROGERS info", newsgroup post on soc.genealogy.medieval, 25 Sep 2001.
- WikiTree profile DeLecce-1 created through the import of Paula's family 5-28-2011.GED on May 29, 2011 by Paula Marksman. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Paula and others.
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