William V the Great of Aquitaine
- Born: Abt 969
- Marriage: Agnes of Burgundy in 1018
- Died: 31 Jan 1030, Abbey of St Cyprian about age 61
Born: Cir 969
Marriage: Agnes of Burgundy in 1018
Died: 31 Jan 1030, Abbey of St Cyprian at age 61
Some sources say he resigned the Dukedom for his son in 1021, but this is not indicated in Stammtafeln. Some sources also say he died in 1025, but Stammtafeln indicates 1030.____________________________Vilhelm "den Store" var greve av Poitou som Vilhelm III og hertug av Aquitania som Vilhelm V fra 990 til 1029.Etter at hans fiende, Robert den Fromme som var konge av Frankrike, døde, giftet han seg i 1006 med hans enke og oppnådde herredømme over La Marche og Perigord. Han beskyttet kunst og literatur.Vilhelm var gift 1. gang i 1006 med Almodis av La Marche, 2. gang ca. 1011 med Brisca av Gasgogne.I 1029 trakk han seg tilbake, som også hans to forgjengere hadde gjort, og endte sin dager i klosteret Moillezais.____________________________William V of Aquitaine (969-January 30, 1030), nicknamed the Great, was Duke of Aquitaine and Count of Poitiers. William was the son of William IV of Aquitaine by his wife Emma of Blois. He married three times and four of his five sons ruled Aquitaine after his death.
Noted events in his life were:
â€¢ Acceded: Duke of Aquitaine, 993.
William married Agnes of Burgundy, daughter of Othon-Guillaume de Macon and Ermentrude de Roucy, in 1018. (Agnes of Burgundy was born circa 995 and died on 9 Nov 1068.)
William married Agnes of Burgundy, daughter of Othon-Guillaume de Macon and Ermentrude de Roucy, in 1018. (Agnes of Burgundy was born about 995 and died on 9 Nov 1068.)