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Count of Tours and Sens Hugh
33 generations from the origin. Great x 31 grandfather.
Birth: c. 780, ;
Death: 837; Italy;
Age: 57

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Titles:
  • Count of Tours
  • Count of Sens

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Hugh (or Hugo) (c. 780 – 837) was the count of Tours and Sens during the reigns of Charlemagne and Louis the Pious, until his disgrace in February 828.

Hugh had many possessions in Alsace, as well as the County of Sens. He also held the convent of St-Julien-d'Auxerre. He appeared in 811 as an envoy or ambasciator to Constantinople with Haido, Bishop of Basel, and Aio, Duke of Friuli, to renew the Pax Nicephori.[1] In 821, he allied himself by marriage to the royal family; his daughter Ermengard married Louis' son Lothair. In 824, he took part in an expedition in Brittany and, in 826, he accompanied the Empress Judith to the baptism of Harald Klak in Ingelheim. His other daughter, Adelaide, married Conrad I, Count of Auxerre (died 862).[2][a] She took as her second husband Robert the Strong. She was dead by 886, when Walahfrid Strabo included her epitaph in a poem of his.

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Countess of Tours and Sens Ava
c. 785 -
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Countess Adelaide of Tours
Great x 30 grandmother
c. 820 - c. 866
Empress of the Holy Roman Empire Ermengarde of Tours
Great x 33 grandmother
c. 805 - Mar 20, 851
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