Anselm unmarried of Buis

Country and Region of Origin
Italy
Lombardia (RE) Milano (PR)
Specific Title
Archbishop of Milan
Role
Archbishop (cleric)
Gender and Marital Statusa
Male



Crusades

Expedition
Crusade of 1101
Contingent Leader
Anselm of Milan
Probability of Participation
Certain
Followers
Girismannus
Consequences of Expedition
Died
Actions
Anselm is known to have been a strong supporter of Urban II, and was asked expressly by Pope Paschal II to form a crusading army. He was part of the Lombard contingent on the 1101 crusade. He died at Constantinople in 1101.
Sources
Landulf the Younger, 'Historia Mediolanensis', MGHS, vol. 20, p. 22. EA, p. 28. AA, pp. 586-587, 590-593, 604-605, 606-607, 614-615, 616-617. GN, p. 315. RC, p. 709, Caffaro, p. 112. OV, vol. 5, p. 326.


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