Trayan / Troianus of Bulgaria

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Tzar Trayan / Troianus

Lithuanian: Trojanas
Also Known As: "Cometopuli"
Birthplace: Ohrid, Montana Province, Bulgaria
Death: May 19, 1038 (43-52)
Constantinople, Byzantium, Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Immediate Family:

Son of Ivan Vladislav, tsar of Bulgaria and Maria
Husband of N.N.
Father of Maria of Bulgaria, Protovestiaria
Brother of Presian; Alusian, tsar of Bulgaria; Aaron; Catherine of Bulgaria; Radomir Komitopulos and 1 other

Occupation: West Bulgaria, Tsar
Managed by: Bernard Raimond Assaf
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About Trayan / Troianus of Bulgaria

Trayan / Troianus, father of Maria of Bulgaria, who married Andronikos Doukas.

The Tsars of the first Bulgarian Empire in Ochrida

This family started with two men who are believed to have been brothers and somehow related to the family of Khan Krum:

  • A1. Samuel, who became Tsar of the Bulgarians (997-1014), and moved the capital to Ochrida, he conquered Diocleia, Trebinje and Zahumlje, and made Bosnia and Raska (Serbia) vassals of Bulgaria, +Prilep 1014; 970 Agathe, dau.of Joannes Chryselios, Lord of Durazzo
    • ...
  • A2. Aaron, ruler of western Bulgaria (976-987/8), +murdered 987/8
    • B1. Iwan Wladislaw, Tsar of the Bulgarians (1015-18), +k.a.Durazzo 1018, after which Bulgaria became a Byzantine province; m.Marija N
      • C1. Fruschin, in 1029 he was blinded and banished to a monastery
      • C2. Alusian; Armenian lady
        • D1. Basileios Alusianos
        • D2. Samoel Alusianos; m.N Delassene, sister of the Empress Eudoxia
        • D3. Anna, +ca 1065; m.Romanos IV Diogenes, Emperor of Byzantium (+1072)
      • C3. Aaron, Duke of Vaspurakan, of Edessa and of Macedonia
        • D1. Theodoros Aaron, strategos of Taron, +k.a.against the Turks 1055/56
          • D2. Radomir, a Byzantine official
      • C4. Trojan
        • D1. Maria, +after 1089; m.before 1063 Andronikos Dukas, co-emperor of Byzantium (+1077)
      • C5. Radomir
      • C6. Ekaterina; m.before 1057 Isaakios I Komnenos, Emperor of Byzantium (+1061)
      • C7. a daughter, m.before 1026 Romanos Kurkuas

Maria of Bulgaria From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Maria was a daughter of Troian of Bulgaria by an unnamed Byzantine noblewoman descended from the families of Kontostephanos and Phokas. Her paternal grandparents were Ivan Vladislav of Bulgaria and his wife Marija. Her paternal uncles included Presian II of Bulgaria and Alusian of Bulgaria.

О Trayan / Troianus of Bulgaria (русский)

Траян е български княз, четвърти син на цар Иван Владислав и царица Мария. Оженен е за неизвестна византийска благородничка и има една дъщеря Мария Българска, омъжена за Андроник Дука. Траян е дядо на византийската императрица Ирина Дукина, жена на Алексий I Комнин.

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