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Reginar III de Hainaut (b. Abt. 920, d. 973)Reginar III de Hainaut (son of Reginar II de Hainaut) was born Abt. 920, and died 973.He married Adela von Dachsburg.
Notes for Reginar III de Hainaut:
REGINAR [III] (-973).The Annales Hanoniæ name "Raginerus" as son of "Raginerus [filius Ragineri dicti Longi-colli]"."Otto…rex" confirmed the possession of Kloster Süsteren by Prüm abbey by charter dated 1 Jun 949, signed by "Cuonradus dux, Herimannus dux, Hezzo comes, Godefridus comes, Rudolfus comes, Reginherus comes".He succeeded his father as Comte de Hainaut, although the date he took control of the county is not known.In 956, Reginar seized Brussels and the surrounding areas which had been the dower of Gerberge Queen of France on her first marriage to his uncle Giselbert Duke of Lotharingia.King Lothaire, together with Bruno Archbishop of Köln, invaded Count Reginar's territory, captured his fort on the Chier and took his family prisoner, releasing them only after Reginar returned the land which he had taken.The Gesta Episcoporum Cameracensium records that Reginar was banished to Bohemia in  by Archbishop Bruno, but was later reinstated in Hainaut by Otto II King of Germany.m ADELA von Dachsburg, daughter of HUGO [III] Graf von Dachsburg und Egisheim [Alsace] & his wife Hildegard --- (-961).The Annales Hanoniæ record the death in 961 of "Adela comitissa Montensis…uxor Ragineri comitis", although as this passage follows closely on those dealing with the exploits of "Raginerus Longi-colli" it is unclear to which Count Reginar the Annales are referring at this point.The primary source which confirms her origin has not so far been identified.Comte Reginar [III] & his wife had two children:
a)REGINAR [IV] (after 947-1013).The Annales Hanoniæ name "Raginerus" as son of "secundi Ragineri".The Chronicle of Alberic de Trois-Fontaines records that "comes Raginerus" captured "Montem castri" from "comiti Godefrido" in 998.The Chronicle of Alberic de Trois-Fontaines records the death in 1013 of "in Haynico…comite Raginero Montense".
b)LAMBERT [I] de Hainaut (-killed in battle Florennes 12 Sep 1015).The Annales Hanoniæ name "Lambertus…comes Lovaniensis" as son of "Rignerii comitis Montensis"." He established himself as LAMBERT [I] "le Barbu" Comte de Louvain
Children of Reginar III de Hainaut and Adela von Dachsburg are:
- +Regnier IV de Lorraine, b. Aft. 947, d. 1013.