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Conan (IV), duke of Brittanylocked

(c. 1135–1171)
  • Michael Jones


Conan (IV), duke of Brittany (c. 1135–1171), magnate, son of Alan the Black, earl of Richmond (c.1100–1146), and Bertha, daughter of Conan (III), duke of Brittany, was brought up in England. Quarrels over his inheritance led to his spending much of his life under the shadow of ...

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