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Eudes I de Porhoët Vicomte de Porhoët
(-After 1092)
Emma de León
Geoffroy de Porhoët Vicomte de Porhoët
(-1142)
Hawise
Alain de Porhoët
(-1190)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Adelicia de Belmeis

Alain de Porhoët

  • Marriage (1): Adelicia de Belmeis
  • Died: 1190

   Another name for Alain was Alain la Zouche.

  General Notes:

ALAIN de Porhoët, son of GEOFFROY Vicomte de Porhoët & his wife Hawise --- (-1190). "Eudo comes" founded the abbey of Notre-Dame de Lantenac by charter dated 1149, witnessed by "Josthos et Alanus fratres comitis, Alanus vicecomes de Monteforti…". "Eudo comes" confirmed a donation to Saint-Martin de Josselin, with the consent of "fratrum meorum…Joscii vicecomitis et Alani Ceoche", by charter dated 1153. "Eudo comes" donated property previously donated by "dominus Gaufridus pater meus" to the priory of Josselin on the advice of "fratrum meorum Joscii vicecomitis et Alani Ceoche" by charter dated 1153. He established himself in England in or before 1172 as ALAN La Zouche. The Red Book of the Exchequer refers to "Alanus la Zuche xx s per vicecomitem" in Northamptonshire in [1171/72]. "Alanus la Zouche filius Galfridus vicecomitis" donated "ecclesiam de Essebi" to Lilleshall Abbey, Shropshire, for the salvation of "uxoris meć Alicić et puerorum nostrorum" and for the souls of "Philippi de Beumeis senioris et Philippi junioris et cćterorum filiorum eius", by undated charter. Eyton quotes another transcript of this charter which adds as witnesses "Roger de Mortimer…Dame Adheliza de Belmes, William de Belmes her son, Philip de Belmes his brother…", and supposes that the document can be dated to [1185/90].

m ADELICIA de Belmeis, daughter of PHILIP de Belmeis of Tong, Shropshire & his wife Matilda de Rumilly (-1190 or after). "Alanus la Zouche filius Galfridus vicecomitis"donated "ecclesiam de Essebi" to Lilleshall Abbey, Shropshire, for the salvation of "uxoris meć Alicić et puerorum nostrorum" and for the souls of "Philippi de Beumeis senioris et Philippi junioris et cćterorum filiorum eius", by undated charter. "William de Belmeys son of Alan la Zouch" confirmed donations to Lilleshall abbey by undated charter which names "Adelhiza de Belmeys his mother, Philip de Belmeys senior, Philip junior and Ranulph brother of Philip junior". "Roger de Mortimer…Dame Adheliza de Belmes, William de Belmes her son, Philip de Belmes his brother…" witnessed the charter dated to [1185/90] under which "Alanus la Zouche filius Galfridus vicecomitis" donated "ecclesiam de Essebi" to Lilleshall Abbey, Shropshire.

Alan & his wife had three children: William, Roger and Philip.


Alain married Adelicia de Belmeis, daughter of Philip de Belmeis and Matilda de Rumilly. (Adelicia de Belmeis died after 1190.)


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