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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Robert le Fort, Marquis of Neustria[1, 2]

Male 830 - 866  (~ 51 years)


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  • Name Robert le Fort 
    Suffix Marquis of Neustria 
    Born Between 815 and 830 
    Gender Male 
    House Robertian 
    Title 862  Angers, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Count in the march of Anjou 
    Title 865  Auxerre, Yonne, Burgundy, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Comte d'Auxerre 
    Title 865  Nevers, Nièvre, Burgundy, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Comte de Nevers 
    Also Known As Robert the Strong; Rutpert. 
    Died 2 Jul 866  Brissarthe, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Killed at the Battle of Brissarthe, fought on 2 July 866 between the Franks and a joint Breton-Viking army near Brissarthe, Neustria.
    Person ID I11123  Dickinson
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2017 

    Children 
     1. Odo de France, King of the Franks,   b. Aft 852,   d. 3 Jan 898, La Fère-sur-Oise, Aisne, Picardy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Robert I of the Franks, King of the Franks,   b. Abt 860,   d. 15 Jun 923, Soissons, Aisne, Picardy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 25 May 2014 
    Family ID F3136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsTitle - Count in the march of Anjou - 862 - Angers, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTitle - Comte d'Auxerre - 865 - Auxerre, Yonne, Burgundy, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTitle - Comte de Nevers - 865 - Nevers, Nièvre, Burgundy, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Jul 866 - Brissarthe, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • 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/CAPET.htm#Robertdied866B.
      "The parentage of Robert 'le Fort' is obscure. Some general indications of his origin are found in near contemporary sources, but these are contradictory."

    2. [S336466] Medieval France: An Encyclopedia, John Bell Henneman, Jr., Lawrence Earp, William W. Kibler, Grover A. Zinn, (New York: Garland Publishing Inc., 1995), 806.