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Roscille (Anjou) Bretagne (abt. 0904 - abt. 0948)

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Roscille "Roselle" Bretagne formerly Anjou aka Poher
Born about in Loches, Anjou, Isere, Rhone-Alpes, Francemap
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Wife of — married [location unknown]
Died about in Angers, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, Francemap
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Roscille d'Anjou (d. 943/9), was the daughter of Foulque I, Comte d'Anjou and Roscille Loches, Lady of Villandry. In 943, she married Alain de Poher (Alain II "barbetorte," Duke of Brittany).[2][1]


MEDIEVAL LANDS: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families by Charles Cawley © Foundation for Medieval Genealogy & Charles Cawley 2000-2017.

  1. From this union, they had one daughter, Gerberga de Nantes. Gerberga marries Juhel de Berenger, Comte de Rennes, and has a son: Conan, Comte de Rennes, who is killed on June 29 992 in the Battle of Conquereuil.[citation needed]
    • According to Cawley (2006), she had no children with Alain II de Poher, Duke of Brittany. It was his second wife and mistress who had kids.[1]

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On 2 Oct 2016 at 13:18 GMT Magnus Sälgö wrote:


On 1 Jun 2016 at 11:47 GMT James LaLone wrote:

On 22 Jul 2014 at 01:48 GMT Andrew Ayers wrote:

This entry cannot be correct, she is listed as the wife of Alain II Bretagne Abt 950-962 (12 years old) but died before he was born?

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