Person:Alan IV, Duke of Brittany (1)

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Alan IV "Fergent" , Duke of Brittany
d.13 Oct 1119
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Name Alan IV "Fergent" , Duke of Brittany
Gender Male
Birth? abt 1070 Bretagne, Indre, France
Marriage 1086 to Constance de Normandie
Marriage 1093 to Ermengarde III , Duchess of Anjou
Death[2][3] 13 Oct 1119
Reference Number? 8XJ0HF
Other[1] House of Cornouaille


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Alan IV (died 13 October 1119) was Duke of Brittany from 1084 until his abdication in 1112. He was also Count of Nantes and Count of Rennes. His parents were Hawise, Duchess of Brittany and Hoel II. He is also known as Alan Fergant. ("Fer gant" in French means "Iron glove".) Through his father, he was of the Breton House of Cornouaille dynasty (Breton: Kerne dynasty). He was the last Duke of Brittany to speak the Breton language.

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References
  1. Alan IV, Duke of Brittany, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2. ALAIN de Cornouaïlle, son of HOËL Comte de Cornouaïlle & his wife Havise de Bretagne (-13 Oct 1119)., in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  3. Alain IV Fergent de Bretagne, Duc de Bretagne, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.