Blessed Humbert III of Savoy

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Son of Count Amadeus III of Savoy and Matilda of Vienna. Educated by Blessed Amadeus of Lausanne. Count of Savoy from age 13 when his father died. Married several times; widower several times. Joined the Carthusian monastery at Haute-Combe, but was obliged to resume political charge of the Savoy. Eventually assumed a Cistercian habit.




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  • “Blessed Humbert III of Savoy“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 February 2017. Web. 24 February 2021. <>