Otto, Count of Vermandois

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Otto (or Eudes) of Vermandois (29 August 979 – 25 May 1045), Count of Vermandois, was the son of Herbert III, Count of Vermandois and Ermengarde of Bar-sur-Seine.[1] He succeeded his brother, Adalbert II as count of Vermandois in 1015.[2] Otto donated property to Notre-Dame de Homblières by charter.

Family and children[edit]

He married Pavia (or Patia) (b. 990).[3] Their children were:

  1. Herbert IV, Count of Vermandois.[4]
  2. Simon (-after 1076), Seigneur de Ham.
  3. Peter of Vermandois He is shown by Brandenburg as the son of Comte Eudes.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Le Jan 2003, p. 259, 535.
  2. ^ Bachrach & Bachrach 2018, p. 230.
  3. ^ Le Jan 2003, p. 259.
  4. ^ Le Jan 2003, p. 322, 535.

Sources[edit]

  • Bachrach, Bernard S.; Bachrach, David S. (2018). Deeds of the Bishops of Cambrai. Routledge. 
  • Le Jan, Régine (2003). Famille et pouvoir dans le monde franc (VIIe-Xe siècle) (in French). Publications de la Sorbonne. 

Preceded by
Adalbert II
Count of Vermandois
1015–1045
Succeeded by
Herbert IV