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Raymond Berenger I "the Old", Count of Barcelona

Raymond Berenger I "the Old", Count of Barcelona

Male 1023 - 1076  (53 years)

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  • Name Raymond Berenger I  
    • He promulgated the earliest versions of a written code of Catalan law, the Usages of Barcelona. [2]
    • He was also the Count of Gerona, Osona, Carcassonne and Rasez. Oddly enough, with the title change, he is called the first, same as his father.
    Born 1023  [1, 2, 3
    Military say 1030  [2
    Title(s) 1035  [2
    Religion 1054  [4
    Died 26 May 1076  Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Aft 26 May 1076 
    Web References 2019 
    Siblings 1 sibling 
    Person ID I3920  | Roy Line, Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2021 

    Father Raymond Berenger I "al Cueva", Count of Barcelona,   b. 1005,   d. 26 May 1035  (Age 30 years) 
    Mother Sancha Sánchez,   d. 26 Jun 1026 
    Married 1021 
    Family ID F3206  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Isabel  [2
    Children 
     1. Berenguer,   d. young
     2. Arnau,   d. young
     3. Peter Raymundi,   b. 1050,   d. Abt 1073  (Age 23 years)
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F8585  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Blanca of Narbonne  [2
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F8655  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Almodis de la Marche, Countess of Limoges,   b. Abt 1020,   d. 16 Oct 1071  (Age ~ 51 years)  [1, 2, 4
    Married 1053  [1, 4
    Age at Marriage He was 30 years - She was 33 years 
    Children 
    +1. Raymond Berenger II "Cabeza de Estope", Count of Barcelona,   b. Abt 1055,   d. 5 Dec 1082  (Age ~ 27 years)
     2. Ramon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona
     3. Agnes of Barcelona
     4. Sanach of Barcelona
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F3203  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 May 1076 - Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Ramon Berenguer I and his wife, Almodis de la Marche
    Ramon Berenguer I and his wife, Almodis de la Marche
    They are counting out 2,000 ounces of gold coins as payment to William Raymond and Adelaide, count and countess of Cerdagne, in return for their rights over Carcassonne in 1067.

  • Sources 
    1. [S60] Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa Fourth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002), Secondary Source.

    2. [S304] Wikipedia, Secondary Source.
      Ramon Berenguer I, Count of Barcelona

    3. [S304] Wikipedia, Secondary Source.
      Berenguer Ramon I, Count of Barcelona

    4. [S304] Wikipedia, Secondary Source.
      Almodis de la Marche