Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Huges X de Lusignan, Comte de la Marche [1, 2]

Male 1160 - 1219  (~ 59 years)

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  • Name Huges X de Lusignan 
    Suffix Comte de la Marche  
    Nickname le Brun 
    Born ca. 1160  [3
    Gender Male 
    Title 1173  Lusignan, Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Seigneur de Lusignan, de Couhé et de Château-Larcher 
    France, 1180
    France, 1180
    Title 1199 
    Comte de la Marche 
    Military ca. 1219 
    Fifth Crusade 
    First (1095–1099); Second (1147–1149); Third or the Kings' Crusade (1189–1192); Forth (1202–1204); Fifth (1213–1221); Sixth (1228); Barons' (1239); Seventh (1248-1254); Eighth (1270); and Ninth (1271-1272).
    Died 5 Nov 1219  Damietta, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11064  Dickinson
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2017 

    Father Huges IX de Lusignan,   d. Before 16 Mar 1169 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Orengarde 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F4564  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    • The name of Huges first wife is not known.
    +1. Huges XI de Lusignan, Comte de la Marche,   b. Bef 1188,   d. 1249, Damietta, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F1789  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mathilde d'Angoulême,   b. 1181,   d. 1233  (Age 52 years) 
    Married Abt 1200 
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F3106  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at, 20XX),

    2. [S336470] Wikipedia, (Online:, "Hugh IX of Lusignan,"
      Cawley identifies him as Huges (Hugh) X.

    3. [S164] King John and the Road to Magna Carta, Stephen Church, (New York: Basic Books, 2015), 88.
      "Hugh was probably born in the late 1150s (he became lord of Lusignan in 1173), and sired a son, also named Hugh, in 1188."