Cte Bérenger DE BAYEUX
(Abt 847-886)


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Unnamed DU VEXIN

Cte Bérenger DE BAYEUX

  • Born: Abt 847, Bayeux, Neustria
  • Died: 886, Bayeux, Calvados, Normandie, France

   Research Notes:

Died in 886 or after.

Comte de Bayeux. According to Orderic Vitalis, Rollo "stormed and captured Bayeux, slew its count Berengar and took to wife his daughter Poppa". In another passage, the same source records that Rollo besieged Paris, captured Bayeux, killed "Berengarium comitem" and married his daughter Popa, in 886, although this date appears early in light of the likely birth date range of the couple's son Guillaume. 1

   Marriage Information:

Bérenger married Unnamed DU VEXIN, daughter of Pépin CAROLING Count of Péronne & St-Quentin and (Chrothais) Rothais DU VEXIN. (Unnamed DU VEXIN died on an unknown date.)


1 Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/FRANKISH%20NOBILITY.htm#Berengardied892.

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