Alain III le Noir Bretagne de Penthièvre, 1st Earl of Cornwall, 1st Earl of Richmond, was born circa 1100 to Étienne I de Penthièvre (c1060-1135) and Havoise de Guingamp (1075-) and died 15 September 1146 of unspecified causes. He married Bertha de Bretagne (c1114-1156) . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814). Ancestors are from France, Germany, Belgium.


Offspring of Alain de Penthièvre and unknown parent
Name Birth Death Joined with
Brian FitzAlan (c1134-) 1134 United Kingdom 9999 United Kingdom
Stephen FitzAlan (c1135-)
Reynold FitzAlan (c1136-)
Robert FitzAlan (c1137-)

Offspring of Alain de Penthièvre and Bertha de Bretagne (c1114-1156)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Conan IV de Bretagne (c1138-1171) 1138 20 February 1171 Margaret of Huntingdon (1140-1201)

Constance de Bretagne (c1141-1195) 1141 1195 Alain III de Rohan

Enoguen de Penthièvre (-1187)

Common ancestors of Alan, 1st Earl of Richmond (c1100-1146) and Bertha de Bretagne (c1114-1156)

  1. Geoffroi I de Bretagne (980-1008)
  2. Hawise of Normandy (c978-1034)
  3. Judicaël de Nantes (960-1005)
  4. Judith de Nantes (?-1063)
  5. Melisende du Maine (970-c1017)

Namesakes of Alan, 1st Earl of Richmond (c1100-1146)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Alan, 1st Earl of Richmond (c1100-1146)Étienne I de Penthièvre (c1060-1135)Havoise de Guingamp (1075-)+Bertha de Bretagne (c1114-1156)
Alain III de Bretagne (997-1040)Geoffroi I de Bretagne (980-1008)Hawise of Normandy (c978-1034)Bertha de Blois (?-bef1085)
Alain I d'Avaugour (c1253-1212)Henri I d'Avagour (c1110-1183)Mahaut de Vendôme (1132-1214)Pétronille de Beaumont-au-Maine (c1180-) + Adélaide de l'Aigle (1180-1216)
Alain II d’Avaugour (1224-c1275)Henri II d'Avaugour (1205-1281)Marguerite de Mayenne (1210-1249)Clémence de Beaufort (c1232-1263) + Marie de Beaumont-Gâtinais

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General


  Elrondlair, Robin Patterson

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