Aenor de Châtellerault

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Aénor of Châtellerault
Spouse(s) William X of Aquitaine
Noble family House of Châtellerault
Father Aimery I, Viscount of Châtellerault
Mother Dangereuse de L' Isle Bouchard
Born c. 1103
Châtellerault
Died March 1130
Talmont

Aénor of Châtellerault (also known as Aénor de Rochefoucauld) duchess of Aquitaine (born c. 1103 in Châtellerault, died March 1130 in Talmont) was the mother of Eleanor of Aquitaine, who arguably became the most powerful woman in Europe of her generation.

Aenor was a daughter of Viscount Aimery I, Viscount of Châtellerault and his wife, Dangereuse de L' Isle Bouchard (d. 1151). Aenor married William X of Aquitaine, the son of her mother's lover, and had three children with him:

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