Count Amadeus SAVOY, III
- Born: Abt 1092-1100, , Savoy, France
- Married: 1120
- Died: 1 Apr 1148-1149
Other names for Amadeus were MAURIENNE Count, SAVOY Count and Amadeo.
Ancestral File Number: 9HM0-LD. User ID: 75639000/-06/-14.
Count of SAVOY 1103-1148, Count of MAURIENNE.
Kings and Queens of Europe, Genealogical Chart, Anne Taute and Romilly Squire, Taute, 1989: "Alfonso I Henriques 1st King of Portugal 1139-1185, Son of Henrique and Tarasia, Mar Mafalda Daughter of Amedee III Maurienne & Savoie."
He followed the Emporer Conrad III on the Second Crusade in 1147 and
adopted the white cross which the Savoyards wore on their shields
thereafter and which is still the emblem of the region.
Ancestral File Ver 4.10 9HM0-LD Ver 4.11 Amadeo Born Abt 1092 Died 1 Apr 1148, 8XPZ-X6 Amadeus Born Abt 1100.
Amadeus married Countess Mathilde ALBON, daughter of Count Guigues III ALBON and Countess Mathilde ALBON, in 1120. (Countess Mathilde ALBON was born about 1094-1116 in , , France and died after Jan 1145.)