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Guaimar IV of Salerno

Male Abt 1013 - 1052  (~ 39 years)


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  • Name Guaimar IV of Salerno 
    Born Abt 1013  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Jun 1052  [1
    Alternate death 3 Jun 1052  [1, 2
    Person ID I355  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2018 

    Father Guaimar III of Salerno,   b. Abt 983,   d. 1027  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Mother Gaitelgrima of Capua,   d. Aft 1027 
    Family ID F5856  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gemma 
    Married Bef 1032  [1
    Children 
    +1. Sikelgaita,   b. Abt 1040,   d. 16 Apr 1090  (Age ~ 50 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2018 11:32:40 
    Family ID F1182  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "Guaimar IV (c. 1013 - ass. 2 or 3 June 1052) was Prince of Salerno (1027-1052), Duke of Amalfi (1039-1052), Duke of Gaeta (1040-1041), and Prince of Capua (1038-1047) in Southern Italy over the period from 1027 to 1052. He was an important figure in the final phase of Byzantine authority in the Mezzogiorno and the commencement of Norman power." [Wikipedia]

      Assassinated by the his wife's four brothers.

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Wikipedia.

    2. [S49] Leo's Genealogics, by Leo Van de Pas.