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  • ID: I32736
  • Name: *Sunyer II of Empúries
  • Sex: M
  • Name: Sunyer II of Ampurias
  • Birth: ABT 840 in Empúries, Catalonia, Spain 1
  • Death: 915 1
  • Occupation: BET 862 AND 915 Count of Empúries 1
  • Occupation: BET 862 AND 915 Count of Ampurias 1
  • Occupation: BET 896 AND 915 Count of Rosselló 1
  • Occupation: BET 896 AND 915 Count of Roussillon 1
  • Note:
    Sunyer II (c. 840-915) was the count of Empúries from 862 and Roussillon from 896 until his death. He was the son of Sunyer I of Ampurias

    He and his brother Dela obtained the county of Ampurias in 862 after Humfrid, margrave of Gothia, rebelled. They governed it together until Dela's death. In 878, the council of Troyes deposed Bernat of Gothia, who had held Roussillon since 865. It was given to Miro the Elder and, in 896, when Miro died, it passed by heredity to Sunifred. Together with Dela, he tried to occupy Girona, but their cousin, Wilfred the Hairy, stopped them. In 888, he travelled to Orléans to do homage to King Odo of France. In 891, he prepared a naval expedition to attack Moorish Almería. The campaign, however, ended in a truce.

    He married a woman named Ermengarda.
    (Wikipedia)Sunifred II (in Catalan, Sunyer; and in Spanish, Suñer) (c.840- 915) was the count of Ampurias from 862 and Roussillon from 896 until his death. He was the son of Sunyer I, count of Barcelona.

    He and his brother Dela obtained the county of Ampurias in 862 after Humfrid, margrave of Gothia, rebelled. They governed it together until Dela's death. In 878, the council of Troyes deposed Bernat of Gothia, who had held Roussillon since 865. It was given to Miro the Elder and, in 896, when Miro died, it passed by heredity to Sunifred. Together with Dela, he tr ied to occupy Gerona, but their cousin, Wilfred the Hairy, stopped the m. In 888, he travelled to Orléans to do homage to King Odo of Franc e. In 891, he prepared a naval expedition to attack Moorish Almería. The c ampaign, however, ended in a truce.

    He married a woman named Ermengarda.
    (Wikipedia)




    Father: *Sunyer I of Empúries b: in Carcassonne, Aude, Occitanie, France

    Marriage 1 Ermengarda
      Children
      1. Has Children *Gausbert of Roussillon b: in Empúries, Catalonia, Spain
      2. Has No Children Bencion of Empúries b: in Empúries, Catalonia, Spain
      3. Has No Children Elmerat of Empúries b: in Empúries, Catalonia, Spain
      4. Has No Children Guadal of Empúries b: in Empúries, Catalonia, Spain

      Sources:
      1. Title: Wikipedia
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