Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Emengarde, Duchess of Burgundy[1]


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  • Name Emengarde  
    Suffix Duchess of Burgundy 
    Gender Female 
    Person ID I12854  Dickinson
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2014 

    Family Giselbert de Bourgogne, Duke of Burgundy, et seq.,   d. 956 
    +1. Adelais de Bourgogne,   b. ca. 930  [Birth]
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2014 
    Family ID F3730  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),
      "According to Du Chesne in 1625, she was Ermengarde, daughter of Richard 'le Justicier' Duke of Burgundy. More recently this affiliation has been challenged, in particular because she is not mentioned in her supposed mother's will. In addition, if it is correct that Giselbert's mother was the daughter of King Boso (see the document BURGUNDIAN NOBILITY), she would have been her husband's first cousin, which seems unlikely to have been accepted by the church."