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Guillaume VI Taillefer d'Angoulême, Comte d'Angoulême[1, 2]

Male - 1179


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  • Name Guillaume VI Taillefer d'Angoulême 
    Suffix Comte d'Angoulême 
    Gender Male 
    Military 1176  Angoulême, Angoumois, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Taillefer Rebellion  
    • Count William of Angoulême, son Vulgrin, and Aimer of Limoges were leaders in the unsuccessful rebellion of House of Taillefer against the Henry II and Duke Richard. The rebels submitted to Richard after he captured Angoulême. [3]
    Military 7 Jul 1179  [4
    Crusade 
    Crusaders
    Crusaders
    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).
    House Taillefer 
    Also Known As William 
    Died 7 Aug 1179  Messina, Sicilia, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I11068  Dickinson
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2018 

    Father Vulgrin II d'Angoulême, Count d'Angoulême,   d. 16 Sep 1140, Bouteville, Charente, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Pontia de la Marche 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married
    • 1 child
    Family ID F3622  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Emma de Limoges 
    Married After 1137 
    • No issue.
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F6225  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Marguerite de Turenne,   d. ca. 1195 
    Married
    • This union produced six children.
    Children 
    +1. Vulgrin III Taillefer d'Angoulême, Comte d'Angoulême,   d. 21 Jun 1181  [Birth]
     2. Guillaume VII Taillefer d’Angoulême, Comte d'Angoulême,   d. 1186  [Birth]
    +3. Aymar I Taillefer d'Angoulême, Count of Angoulême,   b. 1160, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1202, Limoges, Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)  [Birth]
     4. Griset de Taillefer d'Angoulême,   d. ca. 1192  [Birth]
     5. Fulks Taillefer d'Angoulême,   d. ca. 1180  [Birth]
     6. Almodis Taillefer d'Angoulême,   d. ca. 1152  [Birth]
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F3108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Taillefer Rebellion - 1176 - Angoulême, Angoumois, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Aug 1179 - Messina, Sicilia, Italy Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/, 20XX), http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ANGOULEME.htm#GuillaumeVIdied1179B.

    2. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/, 20XX), "William VI of Angoulême" at http://bit.ly/2D8HkKI.

    3. [S422] Richard I (English Monarchs Series), John Gillingham, (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999), 55.

    4. [S422] Richard I (English Monarchs Series), John Gillingham, (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999), 63.

    5. [S422] Richard I (English Monarchs Series), John Gillingham, (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999), 64.