Erispoë "the Elder" de Broërec

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Erispoë I "the Elder" de Broërec, Comte de Poher

Also Known As: "Bro Waroch", "Bro-Ereg"
Birthplace: Bretagne (Brittany, now part of France)
Death: circa 812 (28-60)
Bretagne (Brittany, now part of France)
Immediate Family:

Son of Budic de Poher, Roi du Bretagne
Husband of N.N. Unknown
Father of Riwallon III, count of Poher and Nominoë, king of Brittany
Brother of King of the Bretons St. Melieu

Occupation: Comte, de Poher, Roi, de Bretagne, 825/851, Comte de Poher, Roi du Browaroch, Conde de Poher, graaf van Poher, Roi de Bretagne
Managed by: Jason Scott Wills
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About Erispoë "the Elder" de Broërec

Count Erispoë I de Poher et Browerec

was born about 760 in Bretagne, France. He died in 812. He was married about 784.

  • He had the following children:
  1. M i ) Count Rivallon III de Poher
  2. M ii ) Nominoe de Bretagne King of Brittany


Early Breton rulers

  • Conan Meriadoc (4th century) - by tradition, the founder of Brittany
  • Budic II (early 6th century)
  • Waroch II (late 6th century)
  • Saint Judicaël (early 7th century)
  • Alain II Hir (c.640?-690)
  • Morman (r. 814–818)
  • Wihomarc (r. 822–825)

Dukes of Brittany under the Carolingians

  • Nominoe (or Nevenoe) (r.841–851), as a missus dominicus of the Emperor Louis the Pious,[5] a count of Vannes (Gwened) and arguably a duke (dux) of Brittany
  • Erispoe (r.851–857), as a duke, then as a king
  • Salomon (or Salaun) (r.857–874), as a duke, then a king ...
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