|Manfredo I DI SUSA Marchese of Turin
Manfredo I DI SUSA Marchese of Turin
- Born: 950, Susa, Torino, Italy
- Married: Bef 8 Mar 1991
- Died: 1000
The Chronicon Novaliciense names "Maginfredum" as son of "Arduinem". He succeeded in 977 as MANFREDO I Marchese of Turin, Conte d´Auriate, and Marchese of Susa-Piemonte. His territories were bordered by the Alps in the west, and included the Po River valley and the Ligurian coast. He oversaw the development of Pavia as a commercial centre and controlled the land route from Genoa to Marseille.
Manfredo married Prangarda DI CANOSSA, daughter of Adalberto Atto DI REGGIO Conte di Reggio and Ildegarde, before 8 Mar 1991. (Prangarda DI CANOSSA was born about 955 in Modena, Italy.)