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Adelais (Poitou) de Poitiers (aft. 0950 - abt. 1004)

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Adelais (Adelaide) de Poitiers formerly Poitou aka Aquitaine
Born after in Poitou, Francemap
Wife of — married in Paris, Francemap
Died about in Francemap
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Adelais (950/5 - 1004).[1]

alias: Adelaide of Aquitaine; [2] Adelaide of Poitiers[1]

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William "Towhead" III, Duke of Aquitaine m.935 Adele of Normandy[2]

  • William II of Poitou
  • Adelaide of Poitou


m. (968) Hugues (Capet), Duc des Francs and "King of the Franks" (c. 940/1 – 24 Oct 996).[3][3]Issue: 3

  • Robert II of France
  • Hedwig, Countess of Mons[4] (c. 969–after 1013) m. Reginar IV, Count of Mons
  • Gisèle, Countess of Ponthieu (c. 970–1002) m. Hugh I, Count of Ponthieu


  • Royal Ancestry by Douglas Richardson, Vol. III, page 16

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On 30 Nov 2015 at 07:40 GMT Bree (Unknown) Anonymous wrote:

Adelaide is the only known daughter of William, Duke of Acquitaine and Gerloc. Merge unknown females here.

On 23 Feb 2015 at 17:16 GMT Steven Chambers Sir wrote:

My 33rd Great Grandmother

Adelaide is 29 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 37 degrees from Bob Dylan, 31 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 30 degrees from Michael Phelps and 24 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II of the Commonwealth Realms on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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