He was successively prior at Lay, abbot at Nancy and of Senones in Lorraine.
SENONES, in ancient geography, a Celtic people of Gallia Celtica, who in Caesar's time inhabited the district which now includes the departments of Seine-et-Marne, Loiret and Yonne.
From this time the Gallic Senones disappear from history.
Their chief towns were Ageclincum (later Senones, whence Sens), Metiosedum (Melun; according to A.
More important historically was a branch of the above (called EEvwves, Senones, by Polybius), who about 400 B.C. made their way over the Alps and, having driven out the Umbrians, settled on the east coast of Italy from Ariminum to Ancona, in the so-called ages Gallicus, and founded the town of Sena Gallica (Sinigaglia), which became their capital.