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Tuesday, February 7, 2012
G26: 39979492 Etienne II Comte d'Auxonne
39979492. Etienne II Comte d'Auxonne & 39979493. Judith de Lorraine
8/1/1137, Louis VII
succeeded as king of France.
~1130, Etienne born in France, s/o 79958984. Guillaume de Macon & 79958985. Adelaide-Pontia.
~1144, Judith born in France, d/o 756501362.Matthias I, duke of Lorainne & 756501363.
Bertha von Hohenstaufen.
6/14/1147, ‘Wilelmus Masticonensis comes et Burgundie’,
donated ‘abbatiam de Balma’ to Cluny, confirmed by, ‘Poncia comitissa uxore mea
et filiis meis Stephano et Gerardo.’
3/9/1152, Frederick ‘Barbarossa’
crowned King of Germany. [Brother of Judith’s mother.]
9/27/1155, Etienne succeeded his father as Comte d'Auxonne on the death of his father.
Stephanus ... et fratrem meum comitem Gerardum, settled disputes with Charlieu
abbey, with the consent of: ‘matris nostræ ... comitis Willelmi patris nostri
et avi nostri domini Theobaldi de Treva’.
Stephen married Judith.
1170, ‘Matthæus Lotharingorum dux et marchio’
donated ‘ductu aquæ molendini … Farros-Moulin’ to Saint-Dié, in the presence of
‘uxore mea Bertha et filiis meis Matthæo et Judith comitissa Burgundiæ.’ 10/3/1172, Stephanus
comes Burgundie, donated property to Cîteaux with the consent of: uxoris mee
Joete et filii mei Stephani.
comes Burgundie et dominus de Treve’, donated land ‘apud Ledonium’ to Tart
abbey, with the consent of: ‘Judith comitissa uxore mea’.
8/1173, Etienne, count of Burgundy and lord of Trier, died; his
brother Girard and his son making gifts for his soul.
(S) Foundation for Medieval Genealogy. (S) Sword, Miter, and
Cloister: Nobility and the Church in Burgundy; Bouchard, 2009, P275.
Tete-Hardi of Burgundy (159917968), father of Guillaume de Macon, died on
crusade in 1102.
·1120, Guillaume de Macon (79958984), s/o Stephen
Tete-Hardi, seized Macon.
·1127, Guillaume de Macon, father of Etienne II, became
·1147, Guillaume de Macon attended the crusade
with King Louis VII.
·1148, ‘Raynaldus Burgundiæ comes’ donated
property to Besançon cathedral, with the consent of ‘fratris nostri Guillermi
comitis et … collateralis nostræ Agathæ Lotharingiæ ducis filiæ.’
·9/27/1155, Guillaume de Macon died.
·Adelaide-Pontia the heiress of Trier, d/o Lord Theobold of Trier & Adelaide ?.
·Etienne witnessed many documents of his maternal
uncle Emperor Frederick Barbarossa.
Child of Etienne
and Judith: i. Etienne III (19989746),
born ~1170 in France.