Sentence Examples

  • Treaty of King John ceded Poitou, Saintonge, Agenais, Prigord Br~tigny.
  • He demanded renunciation on Johns part, not of Anjou only, but of Poitou and Normandy of all his French-speaking possessions, in fact in favor of Arthur, who was supported by William des Roches, the most powerful lord of the region of the Loire.
  • In Anjou, Touraine, Maine and Poitou, lords, towns and abbeys made their submission, won over by Philips bribes despite Pope Innocent III.s attempts at intervention.
  • Of England of Poitou as far as the Garonne; (1~3 and the crusade against the Albigenses, which with 1226).
  • The king of England had entered into the coalition formed by the nobility of Poitou and the count of Toulouse to prevent the execution of the treaty of 1229 and the enfeoffment IX.

How would you define Poitou? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus