The House of Savoy

Umberto "Biancomanno = of the White Hands", Ct of Salmourenc in the Viennois in 1003, Ct of Noyon 1018, Ct of Aosta 1024 and Ct of Moriana (Maurienne) 1038, *ca 972/975, +1.7.1047/48; m.before 1020 Auxilia (possibly daughter of Ct Arnold von Lenzburg /OR Manasse Signore del Vallese) NOTE: His father may have been named Beroldus, and his mother was almost certainly the Ermengarde who as a widow m. King Rudolf III of Burgundy. Umberto was probably of Teutonic origin and a descendant of the Saxon hero Wittekind
Rulers of Savoy
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