Cte Conrad "l'Ancien" DE PARIS
- Died: 22 Mar 862/6
Compiler's 35/36 x great-grandfather
Thegan's Vita Hludowici Imperatoris names (in order) "Chuonradum et Ruodolfum" as brothers of Empress Judith.
Graf von Linz- und Argengau. Dux. Nithard records that Conrad and his brother Rudolf were forcibly tonsured in [Apr 830] by their sister's stepson, Lothar, then in revolt against his father, and sent to Aquitaine "to be held by Pepin".
Comte de Paris. The Miraculis Sancti Germani record that "Chuonradus princeps" was cured of an eye problem by the saint, and that he built the church of Saint-Germain at Auxerre in thanks. An agreement between Charles II "le Chauve" King of the West Franks and his brother Ludwig II "der Deutsche" King of the East Franks dated Jun 860 names "nobilis ac fidelibus laicis…Chuonradus, Evrardus, Adalardus, Arnustus, Warnarius, Liutfridus, Hruodolfus, Erkingarius, Gislebertus, Ratbodus, Arnulfus, Hugo, item Chuonradus, Liutharius, Berengarius, Matfridus, Boso, Sigeri, Hartmannus, Liuthardus, Richuinus, Wigricus, Hunfridus, Bernoldus, Hatto, Adalbertus, Burchardus, Christianus, Leutulfus, Hessi, Herimannus, item Hruodulfus, Sigehardus". "Ludowicus…rex" confirmed an exchange between Grimald abbot of St Gallen and "quidam comis…Chuonratus" relating to property in Linzgau and Argengau, by charter dated 1 Apr 861. A poem by Walahfridus Strabus records the epitaph of "Chonradum comitem".
The necrology of Auxerre cathedral records the death 22 Mar of "Conradus comes". 1
Conrad married Adelais (Adelheid) DE TOURS, daughter of Hugues D' ALSACE, Count of Upper Alsace & Tours, and Ava (Bava) DE TOURS. (Adelais (Adelheid) DE TOURS was born in Tours, Indre Et Loire, Touraine/Centre, France and died after 866.)