Name: Arnold I Garcés
Name: Arnold I of Astarac
Birth: in Gascony, Aquitaine, France
Death: 960 1
Occupation: BET 926 AND 960 Count of Astarac 1
Arnold I García (also Arnaldo Garcés, Arnau Nonat, Arnaud, or Arnaut; di ed 960) was the first Count of Astarac from 926.
Arnold was the youngest son of García II Sánchez of Gascony and Amuna. Wh en García died, his duchy was divided between his heirs. The eldest Sanc ho inherited Gascony itself, while the second, William, inherited Fézensa c. Arnold inherited Astarac, between Fézensac and Bigorre, comprising Pard iac and Magnoac. Arnold was succeeded by his son García.
The chief sources of his reign are the Cartulary of Auch and the Cod ex of Roda.
Father: *García II Sánchez of Gascony b: ABT 860 in Gascony, Aquitaine, France
Mother: Amuna of Angouleme b: in Angouleme, Charente, France
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