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Robert "the Strong", Count of Anjou and Blois

Male - 866


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  • Name Robert  
    • Robert's name was also spelt Rutpert IV "der Tapfer" or "der Starke" in German. Robert's name was also spelt Robert "le Fort" in French. He is now often refereed to as Robert the Strong in English. [1, 3]
    • He was also the Rutpert IV, Count in Wormsgau. [1]
    Living 836  [1
    Religion 852  Marmoutier Abbey, Tours, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Miscellaneous 858/59  [4
    Died 15 Sep 866  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Siblings 4 Siblings 
    Person ID I3002  | Roy Line, Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2020 

    Father Rutpert III, Count of Wormsgau and Upper Rhine,   b. 800,   d. About 834  (Age 34 years) 
    Mother Waldrada of Orléans 
    Married 808 
    Family ID F2396  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Adelaide of Alsace and Tours,   b. About 819,   d. About 866  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married About 864  [6
    Age at Marriage He was ?? - She was 45 years 
    Children 3 children 
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F2390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 unknown wife  [1
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F8068  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Death: Sewell gives his death date as 25 July 866. [5]
    • Death: Moriarty (1953) gives his death date as October 866. [4]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsReligion - 852 - Marmoutier Abbey, Tours, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S59] Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 Fifth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1982).

    2. [S2000] ------------- Sources Below not Reviewed -------------.

    3. [S1495] Rubincam, Milton. "Ancestry of Robert the Strong, Count of Anjou and Blois" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume CXVII, October 1963).

    4. [S1494] Moriarty, G. Andrews. "The Origin of Capet and Plantagenet" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume CVII, October 1953).

    5. [S65] Sewell, Robert James. Sewell: A History of the Sewell Family from the Earliest Times, (unknown: manuscript, March 2008).

    6. [S60] Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa Fourth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002).