Tancred unknown

Country and Region of Origin
Italy
Role
Lay
Gender and Marital Statusa
Male
Family
uncle: Bohemond I (First Crusader, 1107-8 Crusader) Brother: William (Crusader) Brother: Robert (Crussder)



Crusades

Expedition
1st Crusade (1096-1099)
Contingent Leader
Bohemond of Taranto
Probability of Participation
Certain
Followers
Guarin, Ilger Bigod (his constable), Ruthard
Consequences of Expedition
Survived
Actions
Tancred led a series of raiding expeditions during the march across Asia Minor. After the capture of Jerusalem he held the lordship of Tiberias (Galilee), and later became regent of the principality of Antioch. He died in 1112
Sources
R. L. Nicholson, Tancred (Chicago, 1940). VE, p. 187. GF, passim. CKJ pp. 229-30


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