de Macon of Burgundy, Otto William

Birth Name de Macon of Burgundy, Otto William
Gender male
Age at Death 68 years, 8 months, 20 days


# Note: Title: Ct. de Bourgogne,Macon et Nevers
# Note: Note: Adopted by his stepfather (Henri, Duc de Bourgogne), whereby he became Cte de Bourgogne; Cte de Macon et de Nevers, pretender to the Duchy of Bourgogne 1002-5.
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# Note: Otto-Guillaume, Duke de Bourgogne
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AKA: Otton I, King de Lombardie. AKA: Otton I, Count de Macon. AKA:Othon, Count de Nevers. Otton-Guillaume was Count and then Duke de Bourgogne. Adelbert, Duke of Lombardie married Gerberge, Countess of Dijon. Their son Otto-Guillaume was adopted by Henri, Duke of Burgundy who died in 1001/1002, and who is Gerberge's second husband and the Uncle to King Robert II de France. Born: between 958 and 959 in France, son of Adelbert II, King de Lombardie and Gerberge=Garsinde de Chalon. Married before 973: Ermentrude de Reims , daughter of Renaud, Count de Reims and Alberade=Aubree de Lorraine; Ermentrude was Otton's first wife. PaterAlter circa 991 Otto-Guillaume, Duke de Bourgogne/Henri, Duke de Bourgogne Henri, Duke de Bourgogne, being without heir of his own, adopted Otto-Guillaume. Married before 1016: Arsinde=Adele dite Blanche d'Anjou (1996), daughter of Geoffroy I, Count d'Anjou and Adelais de Vermandois; Otton was Adelais' Fourth husband and she was his second wife.
Died: on 21 Oct 1026 in Pouilly-sur-Saone, France, Otton-Guillaume is buried in Dijon. Some sources indicate that Otto-Guillaume died on 15 October 1002.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 958 Lombardy, Italy   1
Death 1026-09-21 Dijon, France   1
Event Note

D: 21 Sep 1026/27

Age: 68y


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father of Ivrea, Adelbert II936971
Mother de Chalons, Gerberga952991
         de Macon of Burgundy, Otto William 958 1026-09-21
    Sister     Ivrea, Bertha 968