Luitgarde of Vermandois

Luitgarde of Vermandois

Luitgarde, Countess of Vermandois (also called Ledgarde or Luitgarda) was born around 914 in what is the northern region of what is now the Picardy region of France. Her father was Herbert II, Count of Vermandois and her mother, Adele of France. She originally married William I of Normandy in 940 which made her Duchess of Normandy but he died two years later, she remarried. In 943 she married Theobald I of Blois and they had four children together.



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