NameConan I Count of Rennes
Birth927, Bretagne, Rennes, France
Death27 Jun 992, Conquereuil
Misc. Notes
Conan "le Tort" took Nantes in 990; descends from a Conan known as Cynan Medriadog, Prince of Albaine and Powys,
who died in 421 (m.388 Dareara, sister of St. Patrick & dau. of Calphurnius) - the legends also have Cynan leaving to
found a colony in Armorica, France in 384. Legend also traces Conan's line from ancient Welsh "kings." As Count of
Rennes he subdued the entire province and his son and successor, Geoffrey, was first to assume the title "Duke of
Brittany." The dukes were crowned at Rennes.

References: [PlantagenetA],[ES],[Theroff],[AR7],[Weis1],[RFC], [Paget1]
Birthabt 952, Anjou, France
Death27 Jun 992
MotherAdelaide of Vermandois (950->982)
ChildrenJudith (956-1017)
 Geoffrey I (~980-1008)
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