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Guy de Pouget dit Guerrejat

Male - Aft 1178

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  • Name Guy de Pouget dit Guerrejat  [1
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft Feb 1178  Valmagne Abbey, Villeveyrac, Hérault, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Person ID I12577  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2017 

    Father Guillem VI de Montpellier,   b. Abt 1095   d. Aft 11 Dec 1146, Grandselve Abbey, Bouillac, Tarn-et-Garonne, France Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Mother Sybille de Saluzzo   d. Bef 11 Dec 1146 
    Marriage Aug 1129  [3, 4, 5
    Family ID F7452  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mathia 
    +1. Guise Guerrajat,   b. Abt 1177
    Family ID F7448  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2017 

  • Notes 
    • From Wikipedia:

      Gui Guerrejat ("the warrior") was the fifth son of William VI of Montpellier. When still a boy, in 1146, he inherited the castles of Paulhan and le Pouget from his father.

      After the death of his brother William VII, around 1172, Gui served jointly with John of Montlaur, bishop of Maguelonne, as guardian of his nephews, particularly of William VIII who had inherited the lordship. In this capacity Gui and John attended the conference at Mezouls in 1174 at which Raymond V of Toulouse and Alfonso II of Aragon negotiated an agreement with the young William VIII. In October 1174 Gui was at Alfonso II's court at Lerida. In 1176 he was among those present when the will was read of Ermessende of Pelet, countess of Melgueil. In 1177 he joined Bernard Ato V of Nîmes and Agde, Countess Ermengarde of Narbonne, and his nephews William VIII and Gui Burgundion, in an alliance in opposition to Raymond V of Toulouse, who now ruled Melgueil as widower of Ermessende of Pelet.

      According to her Occitan vida (in the Biographies des Troubadours), the trobairitz Azalais de Porcairagues was the lover of Gui Guerrejat; her one surviving poem seems to be addressed to him.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1441] Généalogie Ludovic Noirie: ascendances vers Charlemagne.

    2. [S160] Wikipedia.

    3. [S1441] Généalogie Ludovic Noirie: ascendances vers Charlemagne., year only.

    4. [S49] Genealogics by Leo Van de Pas, continued by Ian Fettes and Leslie Mahler.

    5. [S1442] Thierry Stasser, 18 Nov 2002, post to soc.genealogy.medieval., year only.