|Cte Aimon I DE GENÈVE
Cte Aimon I DE GENÈVE
- Born: Between 1060 and 1065, Genf, Helvetiz, Schweiz
- Died: 12 May 1125/8
Compiler's 27 x great-grandfather
"Patris Geraldi et fratris Cononis, comes Aymo successor" donated property to the church of Leman, at the request of "fratris Burchardi monachi", by undated charter.
Comte de Genève. Vassal of the bishop of Geneva. Avoué of St Victor, Geneva. "Aymo comes Gebennensis et filius meus Giroldus" founded the priory of Chamonix by undated charter, dated to [1088/99], signed by "uterini fratres comitis, Willelmus Fulciniacus et Amedeus…". "Aymo…Genevensium comes" donated property to the monastery of Saint-Eugendi by charter dated 1090, signed by "Itæ uxoris eius, Geraldi filii eius". "Aymo comes Gebennensis et Amadeus filius eius" renounced rights to certain property in favour of the church of Saint-Martin by undated charter. "Aymone…comite" approved the donation by Guy Bishop of Geneva of the church of Saint-Jean de Genève to the monastery of Ainay, near Lyon, by charter dated 1113. A charter dated 1124 records an agreement between Humbert Bishop of Geneva and "Aymone comite".
The necrology of Saint-Claude records the death "IV Id Mai" of "Aymo comes Gebennensis". 1
Aimon married Ita. (Ita died after 1090.)
1 Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, Medlands: Aimon [I] de Genève.