Adele of Vermandois

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Adele of Vermandois, Countess of Flanders
Spouse(s) Arnulf I of Flanders
Issue
Noble family Herbertien dynasty
House of Flanders by marriage
Father Herbert II of Vermandois
Mother Adèle
Born c. 910–915
Died 960
Bruges

Adele of Vermandois (bef. 915–960) was both a Carolingian as well as a Robertian Frankish noblewoman who was the Countess of Flanders (934–960).

Life[edit]

Adele, born c. 910–915[1] was a daughter of Herbert II of Vermandois and his wife, Adele, daughter of Robert I of France.[2] She died in 960 in Bruges.[1]

In 934 Adele married Count Arnulf I of Flanders (c. 890 – 965).[3] Together they had the following children:

  • Elftrude; married Siegfried, Count of Guînes.[3]

Ancestry[edit]