Count Humbert SAVOY, I
- Born: Abt 972, , Savoy, France
- Died: 1 Jul 1042-1051, , Savoy, France
Other names for Humbert were "The Whitehanded" and SAVOY Count.
Ancestral File Number: 9HMB-P9. User ID: 1210223824.
"The Whitehanded", Count of SAVOY Abt 1003-Abt 1047.
Wall Chart of World History, Edward Hull, 1988, Studio Editions, Germany 1039: "Henry III, King of Germany 1039-1056, Son of Conrad II, 1048 Bohemia incorporated Savoy leaves under Count Humbert..."
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1981, Micropaedia, Vol VIII, p930, Savoy House of: "Historic dynasty of Europe, the ruling house of Italy from 1861 to 1946. During the Middle Ages the family acquired considerable territory on the western Alps where France, Italy, and Switzerlandnow converge...
"The founder of the House of Savoy was Humbert I the Whitehanded (mid-11th century), who held the county of Savoy and other areas east of the Rhone River and south of Lake Geneva and who was probably of Burgundian origin. His successors during the Middle Ages gradually expanded their territory..."
Ancestral File Ver 4.10 9HMB-P9 Died 1 Jul 1042/1051, EB Died 1047.
Humbert married Ancelie Von LENZBURG, daughter of Arnold Von SCHANNIS. (Ancelie Von LENZBURG was born about 974.)