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Louis VIII, King of France

Male 1187 - 1226  (39 years)


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  • Name Louis VIII  
    Suffix King of France 
    Born 3 Sep 1187  Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Alternate birth 5 Sep 1187  Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Died 8 Nov 1226  Castle of Montpensier, Puy-de-Dôme, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6
    Alternate death 9 Nov 1226  Castle of Montpensier, Puy-de-Dôme, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Person ID I7151  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB, Ancestors of JTS, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2018 

    Father Philippe II Augustus, King of France,   b. 22 Aug 1165, Gonesse, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1223, Mantes la Jolie, Yvelines, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Isabella of Flanders, Queen Consort of France,   b. 23 Apr 1170, Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1190, Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years) 
    Married 28 Apr 1180  Abbey of Saint-Trinité, Bapaume, Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Family ID F3300  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Blanche of Castile, Queen Consort of France,   b. Bef 4 Mar 1188, Palencia, Castile, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1252, Melun, Seine-et-Marne, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 63 years) 
    Married 23 May 1200  Church of Port-Mort, Eure, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 7, 8, 9
    Children 
    +1. Louis IX (St. Louis), King of France,   b. 25 Apr 1214, Castle of Poissy, Yvelines, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1270, near Tunis, Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    +2. Robert of France,   b. 17 Sep 1216,   d. 7 Feb 1250, Mansourah, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
    +3. Charles I Etienne, King of Naples and Sicily,   b. Mar 1226,   d. 7 Jan 1285  (Age ~ 58 years)
    Last Modified 26 May 2018 
    Family ID F1042  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Nicknamed "le Lion". Pretender to the throne of England, 1216-17.

  • Sources 
    1. [S142] Royal Ancestry, by Douglas Richardson. Kimball G. Everingham, ed. 2013.

    2. [S145] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700, by Frederick Lewis Weis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. 8th edition, William R. Beall & Kaleen E. Beall, eds. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004, 2006, 2008.

    3. [S849] G. Andrews Moriarty, "The Plantagenet Descent from the Cid." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 117:94, April 1963., year only.

    4. [S858] Szabolcs de Vajay, "From Alfonso VII to Alfonso X: The First Two Centuries of the Burgundian Dynasty in Castile and Leon -- A Prosopographical Catalogue in Social Genealogy, 1100-1300." Studies in Genealogy and Family History in Tribute to Charles Evans on the Occasion of His Eightieth Birthday, ed. Lindsay L. Brook. Salt Lake City: Association for the Promotion of Scholarship in Genealogy, 1989.

    5. [S1526] The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz, Wife of Reverend John Owsley, Generations 1-15, Fourth Preliminary Edition by Ronny O. Bodine and Bro. Thomas Spalding, Jr. 2013.

    6. [S764] Nathaniel L. Taylor, "Dynastic Chronology: Western Europe, X - XIII Centuries.", year only.

    7. [S145] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700, by Frederick Lewis Weis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. 8th edition, William R. Beall & Kaleen E. Beall, eds. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004, 2006, 2008., date only.

    8. [S849] G. Andrews Moriarty, "The Plantagenet Descent from the Cid." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 117:94, April 1963., date only.

    9. [S1526] The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz, Wife of Reverend John Owsley, Generations 1-15, Fourth Preliminary Edition by Ronny O. Bodine and Bro. Thomas Spalding, Jr. 2013., date only.