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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Raoul I de Lusignan, Count of Eu[1, 2]

Male - 1219


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  • Name Raoul I de Lusignan 
    Suffix Count of Eu 
    Born
    France, 1180
    France, 1180
    Gender Male 
    Title Exoudun, Deux-Sèvres, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Seigneur d'Exoudun 
    Title Mothe-Saint-Héray, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Seigneur de la Mothe-Saint-Héray 
    Title Melle, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Seigneur de Melle 
    Title Aug 1194  Eu, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Count of Eu 
    Also Known As Raoul d'Exoudun; Ralph 
    Died 1 May 1219  Melle, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13325  Dickinson
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2019 

    Father Huges IX de Lusignan,   d. Before 16 Mar 1169 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Douce 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F4563  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alix d'Eu, Countess d'Eu, Lady Hastings,   d. May 1246, La Mothe Saint Héray, Poitou-Charentes, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1194 
    Children 
    +1. Raoul II de Lusignan, Count of Eu,   d. 1 Sep 1246
    +2. Mathilde de Lusignan, Countess Hereford and Essex,   d. 14 Aug 1241  [Birth]
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F4000  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsTitle - Seigneur d'Exoudun - - Exoudun, Deux-Sèvres, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTitle - Seigneur de la Mothe-Saint-Héray - - Mothe-Saint-Héray, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTitle - Seigneur de Melle - - Melle, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTitle - Count of Eu - Aug 1194 - Eu, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 May 1219 - Melle, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, 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/NORMAN%20NOBILITY.htm#RaoulLusignanIssoudundied1219.

    2. [S336470] Wikipedia, (Online: https://en.wikipedia.org), "Raoul I of Lusignan", http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raoul_I_of_Lusignan.
      "Raoul I of Lusignan or Raoul I de Lusignan (1160 or 1164/1165 - Acre, Palestine, 1217 or Melle, May 1, 1219), was the second son of Hugues de Lusignan, Co-Seigneur de Lusignan in 1164 (c. 1141 - 1169), and wife, married before 1162, Orengarde N, who died in 1169, and grandson of Hugh VIII. He became Seigneur d'Issoudun before 1200, Count of Eu by marriage, Seigneur de Melle, de Chize, de Civray and de La Mothe. He was buried at the Priory of Fontblanche, in Exoudun."

    3. [S422] Richard I (English Monarchs Series), John Gillingham, (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999), 293.