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Charles VI, King of France

Male 1368 - 1422  (53 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Charles VI, King of France was born on 3 Dec 1368 in Paris, France (son of Charles V, King of France and Jeanne de Bourbon); died on 21 Oct 1422 in Paris, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

    Notes:

    "[T]he promise of the opening years of his reign was not borne out, when periods of madness after 1393 put the kingdom in the hands of others and it was virtually destroyed by rivalries among the royal dukes and English attacks." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Charles married Isabeau of Bavaria on 17 Jul 1385 in Amiens, Somme, Picardie, France. Isabeau (daughter of Stephan III of Bavaria and Taddea Visconti) was born in 1371 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; died on 24 Sep 1435 in Paris, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Catherine of Valois, Queen Consort of England was born on 27 Oct 1401 in Hotel de St. Pol, Paris, France; died on 3 Jan 1437 in Bermondsey Priory, Surrey, England; was buried in Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Charles V, King of France was born on 21 Jan 1338 in Vincennes, Val-de-Marne, France (son of Jean II, King of France and Jutta de Luxemburg); died on 16 Sep 1380 in Beauté-sur-Marne, near Vincennes, Val-de-Marne, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

    Charles married Jeanne de Bourbon on 8 Apr 1350 in Tain, Drôme, France. Jeanne (daughter of Pierre I de Bourbon and Isabel de Valois) was born on 3 Feb 1339 in Vincennes, Val-de-Marne, France; died on 6 Feb 1378 in Paris, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Jeanne de Bourbon was born on 3 Feb 1339 in Vincennes, Val-de-Marne, France (daughter of Pierre I de Bourbon and Isabel de Valois); died on 6 Feb 1378 in Paris, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.
    Children:
    1. 1. Charles VI, King of France was born on 3 Dec 1368 in Paris, France; died on 21 Oct 1422 in Paris, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Jean II, King of France was born on 24 Apr 1319 in Château du Gué-de-Maulny, near Le Mans, Maine, France (son of Philip VI, King of France and Jean of Burgundy, Queen Consort of France); died on 8 Apr 1364 in London, England; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

    Jean married Jutta de Luxemburg on 28 Jul 1332 in Melun, Seine-et-Marne, Île-de-France, France. Jutta (daughter of John, King of Bohemia and Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia) was born on 20 May 1315 in Prague, Bohemia; died on 11 Sep 1349 in Maubuisson Abbey near Pontoise, near Paris, France; was buried in Maubuisson Abbey near Pontoise, near Paris, France. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Jutta de Luxemburg was born on 20 May 1315 in Prague, Bohemia (daughter of John, King of Bohemia and Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia); died on 11 Sep 1349 in Maubuisson Abbey near Pontoise, near Paris, France; was buried in Maubuisson Abbey near Pontoise, near Paris, France.

    Notes:

    Also called Bonne de Luxemburg.

    Children:
    1. 2. Charles V, King of France was born on 21 Jan 1338 in Vincennes, Val-de-Marne, France; died on 16 Sep 1380 in Beauté-sur-Marne, near Vincennes, Val-de-Marne, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.
    2. Philippe II was born on 17 Jan 1342 in Pontoise, Vexin, France; died on 27 Apr 1404 in Brabant; was buried in Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France.

  3. 6.  Pierre I de Bourbon was born in 1311 (son of Louis I de Bourbon and Marie of Hainault and Holland); died on 19 Sep 1356 in Poitiers, Vienne, Poitou-Charentes, France; was buried in Paris.

    Notes:

    Duke of Bourbon. Fought at Crécy and the siege of Calais. Killed at Poitiers.

    Pierre married Isabel de Valois on 25 Jan 1337. Isabel (daughter of Charles of France and Mahaut de Châtillon-sur-Marne) was born about 1313; died on 26 Jul 1383 in Paris, France; was buried in Paris, France. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Isabel de Valois was born about 1313 (daughter of Charles of France and Mahaut de Châtillon-sur-Marne); died on 26 Jul 1383 in Paris, France; was buried in Paris, France.
    Children:
    1. 3. Jeanne de Bourbon was born on 3 Feb 1339 in Vincennes, Val-de-Marne, France; died on 6 Feb 1378 in Paris, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Philip VI, King of France was born in 1293 (son of Charles of France and Margaret of Anjou); died on 22 Aug 1350 in Abbey of Coulombs near Nogent-le-Roi, Eure-et-Loir, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

    Notes:

    "[F]irst of the Valois kings, he declared in 1337 that Guyenne was foreited, initiating the Hundred Years War, at his defeat by Edward III at Crécy the slain included over 1500 of his lords and nobles, Calais was lost to the English the following year, the spread of the Black Death in 1348 and 1349 overshadowed the final years of his reign." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Philip married Jean of Burgundy, Queen Consort of France in Jul 1313 in Fontainebleau, Seine-et-Marne, Île-de-France, France. Jean (daughter of Robert II of Burgundy and Agnes of France) was born in 1293; died on 12 Dec 1349 in Paris, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Jean of Burgundy, Queen Consort of France was born in 1293 (daughter of Robert II of Burgundy and Agnes of France); died on 12 Dec 1349 in Paris, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

    Notes:

    Called "la Boiteuse" (the Lame). Died of the plague.

    "[I]ntelligent, educated, strong-willed, venemous, frequently consulted by her husband, regent of France 1338." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Children:
    1. 4. Jean II, King of France was born on 24 Apr 1319 in Château du Gué-de-Maulny, near Le Mans, Maine, France; died on 8 Apr 1364 in London, England; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

  3. 10.  John, King of Bohemia was born on 10 Aug 1296 in Luxemburg (son of Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor and Margareta of Brabant); died on 26 Aug 1346 in Crécy-in-Ponthieu, Somme, Hauts-de-France, France; was buried in Luxemburg.

    Notes:

    "[A] knightly adventurer, he used his Bohemian kingdom to finance his constant schemes and intrigues, that sometimes were successful through a combination of energy, ability, and luck, his campaigns took him throughout Europe, to include three Crusades against the Lithuanians, slain as a French ally at the battle of Crécy." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    John married Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia on 30 Aug 1310 in Speyer Cathedral, Speyer, Germany. Elizabeth (daughter of Wenceslas II, King of Bohemia and Guta von Habsburg) was born on 20 Jan 1292 in Prague, Bohemia; died on 28 Sep 1330 in Vyšehrad, Prague, Bohemia. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia was born on 20 Jan 1292 in Prague, Bohemia (daughter of Wenceslas II, King of Bohemia and Guta von Habsburg); died on 28 Sep 1330 in Vyšehrad, Prague, Bohemia.

    Notes:

    "[A]s queen took an active role in politics, siding at times with the Bohemian lords against her husband, his suspicions of her loyalty led to an irreparable breach during the last decade of her life." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Children:
    1. 5. Jutta de Luxemburg was born on 20 May 1315 in Prague, Bohemia; died on 11 Sep 1349 in Maubuisson Abbey near Pontoise, near Paris, France; was buried in Maubuisson Abbey near Pontoise, near Paris, France.

  5. 12.  Louis I de Bourbon was born in 1279 in Clermont, Oise, France (son of Robert of France and Beatrix of Burgundy); died on 22 Jan 1342; was buried in Convent of the Jacobins, Paris, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 29 Jan 1342

    Notes:

    "Le Boîteux" (the Lame). Duke of Bourbon.

    Louis married Marie of Hainault and Holland in Sep 1310 in Pontoise, Vexin, France. Marie (daughter of Jean II d'Avesnes and Philippine de Luxemburg) died between 31 Aug 1354 and 4 Sep 1354 in Château de Murat, Cantal, Auvergne, France; was buried in Church of the Franciscans, Champaigue, Bourbonnais, France. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Marie of Hainault and Holland (daughter of Jean II d'Avesnes and Philippine de Luxemburg); died between 31 Aug 1354 and 4 Sep 1354 in Château de Murat, Cantal, Auvergne, France; was buried in Church of the Franciscans, Champaigue, Bourbonnais, France.
    Children:
    1. 6. Pierre I de Bourbon was born in 1311; died on 19 Sep 1356 in Poitiers, Vienne, Poitou-Charentes, France; was buried in Paris.

  7. 14.  Charles of France was born on 12 Mar 1270 in Vincennes, Val-de-Marne, France (son of Philippe III, King of France and Isabella of Aragon, Queen Consort of France); died on 16 Dec 1325 in Le Perray-en-Yvelines, Île-de-France, France; was buried in Eglise de Jacobins, Paris, France.

    Notes:

    Count of Valois. Count of Anjou by his marriage to Margaret of Anjou. Through his later marriage to Catherine I, titular empress of the Latin Empire, he was titular Latin Emperor of Constantinople from 1301 to 1307, though he ruled from exile and exerted authority only over the Crusader states in Greece.

    "[A]n irresponsible adventurer, he did the papal cause little good when campaigning in Sicily as Captain-General for the Church." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Charles married Mahaut de Châtillon-sur-Marne in Jun 1308 in Poitiers, Vienne, Poitou-Charentes, France. Mahaut (daughter of Guy III de Châtillon and Marie of Brittany) was born in 1293; died on 3 Oct 1358; was buried in Cordeliers de Paris, France. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Mahaut de Châtillon-sur-Marne was born in 1293 (daughter of Guy III de Châtillon and Marie of Brittany); died on 3 Oct 1358; was buried in Cordeliers de Paris, France.
    Children:
    1. 7. Isabel de Valois was born about 1313; died on 26 Jul 1383 in Paris, France; was buried in Paris, France.