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William of Tyre names him as son of "Hugonis Bruni" when recording his arrival in Palestine in  and marriage . While still living in France, Guy was proposed by his brother Amaury, who had by then already acquired a position of influence in the kingdom of Jerusalem, as the husband of Sibylle heiress of Jerusalem after the death of her first husband.
Guy arrived in Palestine inand was installed as Count of Jaffa and Ascalon on his marriage . King Baudouin IV appointed him as regent of Jerusalem in after the king fell ill at Nazareth, although the king retained personal control over the city of Jerusalem. Dissatisfied with his performance, the king deposed Guy from the regency 23 Mar after a quarrel and attempted to bar him from succession to the throne .
Guy retired to his counties of Jaffa and Ascalon, throwing off his allegiance to the crown. King Baudouin seized Jaffa, but Guy continued to defy the king at Ascalon .
He was kept in prison at Nablus, later at Lattakieh. Saladin moved on to capture Ascalon in Sep and Jerusalem 2 Oct . Saladin released King Guy in Julafter he promised to abandon the kingdom an oath he later declared invalid for having been made under duressand he joined Queen Sibylle at Tripoli .
Guy marched from Tripoli to Tyre, hoping to resume control of what remained of the kingdom of Jerusalem, but was refused entry to the city by Corrado di Monferrato. He made another unsuccessful attempt to enter Tyre in Aprwith help from Pisan and Sicilian forces, but in Aug marched to attack Acre .
After he was joined in the siege by Corrado di Monferrato, the pair settled their differences and Corrado agreed to recognise Guy as king while continuing to hold Tyre himself, together with Beirut and Sidon . After his wife's death inKing Guy's title to the crown was thrown into doubt.
Balian of Ibelin arranged the marriage of Guy's sister-in-law, Isabelle of Jerusalem, by then heir to the throne, to Corrado di Monferrato, but King Guy refused to abdicate. After Acre finally capitulated to the Christian siege 12 Jul the European dignitaries decided that Guy should remain as king of Jerusalem for life, after which the crown would pass to Corrado di Monferrato, his wife Isabelle and their issue .
However, following further quarrels between the crusader leaders, Richard I King of England called a council in Apr which decided that Corrado should replace Guy as king . King Richard agreed to sell Cyprus to King Guy, providing a convenient way of removing him from the scene.
Although King Corrado was murdered at the end of April, his widow remarried within a week. It appears that Guy became involved in a plot with the Pisans to seize Tyre but he left the mainland for Cyprus in early Mayinstalling himself as GUY Lord of Cyprus although he continued to claim the kingdom of Jerusalem until his death in late .
Cyprus passed technically under the suzerainty of Emperor Heinrich VI in Feb when Richard I King of England swore allegiance to the emperor as part of the terms for his release from captivity, the island being considered at the time as an English possession .
The Chronicle of Amadi records the death in of "Guido de Hierusalem" and his burial in "la madre chiesia di Nicossia" . Her second marriage was proposed by Amaury de Lusignan, who was her mother's lover .
She took refuge at Tripoli during Saladin's campaigns against the kingdom in .
She died during the siege of Acre. William of Tyre Continuator names "Aelis et Marie" as daughters of Queen Sibylle when recording their deaths during the same "season" as their mother .
She died during the siege of Acre, maybe from dysentery. William of Tyre Continuator names "Aelis et Marie" as daughters of Queen Sibylle when recording their deaths during the same "season" as their mother . Cafari refers to "mortuis quatuor eorum filiis" in relation to "rege Guidone et uxore eius Sibila" .
However, the accuracy of this passage is uncertain as the text was clearly written much later, as shown by its inclusion of a reference to the death of Konradin in He supported the rebellion of the Pisans at Tyre in Maywas arrested by Henri de Champagne King of Jerusalem, but retired to Jaffa on his release.
King Henri, considering that Amaury had thereby forfeited his office of Constable, appointed Jean of Ibelin as Constable in his place . Amaury's younger brother Guy Lord of Cyprus had bequeathed his authority in Cyprus to their older brother Geoffroy de Lusignan but, as the latter had returned to France in , the Franks in Cyprus summoned Amaury to succeed as Lord of Cyprus in .
The rivalry with the kingdom of Jerusalem was suspended when Henri de Champagne King of Jerusalem visited Cyprus inthe new alliance being sealed by the betrothal of Amaury's three young sons to Queen Isabelle's three young daughters . He was crowned in Sep at Nicosia, where he did homage once more to the emperor's representative Konrad von Querfurt Bishop of Hildesheim, who was present at the ceremony in his capacity as Imperial Chancellor .
The two kingdoms were linked only by the person of the monarch, as each retained its own administrative identity . After the collapse of the German crusade in earlyKing Amaury opened negotiations with al-Adil Saladin's brother although the six year peace treaty was not signed until Sep Under the terms of the agreement Beirut, Sidon, Jaffa and Ramleh were transferred back to the kingdom of Jerusalem .
The Chronicle of Amadi records the death of "il re Almerico" at Acre . On the death of King Amaury inthe two kingdoms of Jerusalem and Cyprus were separated once more. The Lignages d'Outremer name "Eschive et Estefenie" as the two daughters of "Baudoyn…seignor de Rames" and his wife "Richeut…fille de Gremont de Bessan", stating that Eschiva was the wife of "rei Heimeri" .
William of Tyre Continuator names her and her father . She is named by William of Tyre Continuator who records her parentage and, in a later passage, records her mother's statement at the time of the annulment of her first marriage that Isabelle was only eight years old when that marriage took place .
Her first marriage was arranged in by her half-brother King Baudouin IV in an attempt to heal the breach between the Ibelin and Courtenay families .Financial system assessments Learn More The Central Bank of Cyprus (CBC) was established in , shortly after Cyprus gained its independence, in accordance with the Central Bank of Cyprus Law, and the relevant articles of the Constitution.
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