Gaston I, Viscount of Béarn

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Gaston I (French: Gaston Ier de Béarn; died ca. 980) was an early French nobleman. He was the Viscount of Béarn.[1]

FamilyEdit

Gaston's father was Centule II of Béarn, whilst his mother is completely unknown.[2]

Gaston's paternal grandfather was noble Loup Centule.

At some point in his life, Gaston had married an unknown woman, and their son was Centule III of Béarn, a successor of his father[3] and parent of Gaston II of Béarn.[4]

SourcesEdit

  1. ^ GASTON. "He succeeded as Vicomte de Béarn."
  2. ^ Her name is not recorded in any existing primary source.
  3. ^ Pierre de Marca, Histoire de Béarn, contenant l'origine des rois de Navarre, des ducs de Gascogne, ed. Veuve Jean Camusat, 1640.
  4. ^ CENTULE de Béarn (-killed in battle [1058]). His parentage is assumed confirmed by the patronymic attributed to him in primary sources. Vicomte de Béarn.