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Robert II

Male Aft 1250 - 1302  (< 51 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Robert II was born after Aug 1250 (son of Robert of France and Mahaut of Brabant); died on 11 Jul 1302.

    Notes:

    Count of Artois.

    Robert married Amicie de Courtenay in 1262. Amicie (daughter of Pierre I de Courtenay and Pérenelle de Joigny) was born about 1250; died in 1275 in Rome, Italy. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Mathilde d'Artois was born about 1268; died on 27 Oct 1329 in Paris, France.
    2. Philippe d'Artois was born about 1269; died on 11 Sep 1298; was buried in St. Jacques, Paris, France.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Robert of France was born on 17 Sep 1216 (son of Louis VIII, King of France and Blanche of Castile, Queen Consort of France); died on 9 Feb 1250 in Mansourah, Egypt.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 7 Feb 1250, Mansourah, Egypt

    Notes:

    Called "the Good." First Count of Artois.

    "Robert died while leading a reckless attack on Al Mansurah, without the knowledge of his brother King Louis IX. He and the Templars accompanying the expedition charged into the town and became trapped in the narrow streets. According to Jean de Joinville, he defended himself for some time in a house there, but was at last overpowered and killed. In Egypt it is believed that Sultan Qutuz killed him, although it is more likely that an anonymous soldier did so." [Wikipedia]

    Robert married Mahaut of Brabant on 14 Jun 1237. Mahaut (daughter of Henri II of Brabant and Maria von Hohenstaufen) was born about 1224; died on 29 Sep 1288; was buried in Cercamp Abbey, Artois, France. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Mahaut of Brabant was born about 1224 (daughter of Henri II of Brabant and Maria von Hohenstaufen); died on 29 Sep 1288; was buried in Cercamp Abbey, Artois, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 29 Oct 1288

    Notes:

    Also called Mathilde of Brabant.

    Children:
    1. Blanche of Artois was born about 1248; died on 2 May 1302 in Paris, France; was buried in Church of the Cordeliers, Paris, France.
    2. 1. Robert II was born after Aug 1250; died on 11 Jul 1302.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Louis VIII, King of France was born on 3 Sep 1187 in Paris, France (son of Philippe II Augustus, King of France and Isabella of Flanders, Queen Consort of France); died on 8 Nov 1226 in Castle of Montpensier, Puy-de-Dôme, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 5 Sep 1187, Paris, France
    • Alternate death: 9 Nov 1226, Castle of Montpensier, Puy-de-Dôme, France

    Notes:

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

    Louis married Blanche of Castile, Queen Consort of France on 23 May 1200 in Church of Port-Mort, Eure, Normandy, France. Blanche (daughter of Alfonso VIII, King of Castile, Toledo, and Extramadura and Eleanor of England) was born before 4 Mar 1188 in Palencia, Castile, Spain; died in 1252 in Melun, Seine-et-Marne, Île-de-France, France; was buried in Maubuisson Abbey near Pontoise, near Paris, France. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Blanche of Castile, Queen Consort of France was born before 4 Mar 1188 in Palencia, Castile, Spain (daughter of Alfonso VIII, King of Castile, Toledo, and Extramadura and Eleanor of England); died in 1252 in Melun, Seine-et-Marne, Île-de-France, France; was buried in Maubuisson Abbey near Pontoise, near Paris, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 4 Mar 1188, Palencia, Castile, Spain
    • Alternate death: 26 Nov 1252, Paris, France
    • Alternate death: 27 Nov 1252, Paris, France

    Notes:

    Also called Blanca.

    Children:
    1. St. Louis IX, King of France was born on 25 Apr 1214 in Castle of Poissy, Yvelines, Île-de-France, France; died on 25 Aug 1270 in near Tunis, Africa; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.
    2. 2. Robert of France was born on 17 Sep 1216; died on 9 Feb 1250 in Mansourah, Egypt.
    3. Charles I Etienne, King of Naples and Sicily was born in Mar 1226; died on 7 Jan 1285.

  3. 6.  Henri II of Brabant was born in 1207 (son of Henri I of Brabant and Machtild of Boulogne); died on 1 Feb 1248.

    Notes:

    Duke of Lorraine and Brabant. Called "Magnanimus."

    Henri married Maria von Hohenstaufen on 22 Aug 1215. Maria (daughter of Philip II, King of Germany and Irene Angelina) was born about 1201; died in 1235. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Maria von Hohenstaufen was born about 1201 (daughter of Philip II, King of Germany and Irene Angelina); died in 1235.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Abt 1240

    Notes:

    Also called Mary of Swabia.

    Children:
    1. 3. Mahaut of Brabant was born about 1224; died on 29 Sep 1288; was buried in Cercamp Abbey, Artois, France.
    2. Henry III of Brabant was born about 1230; died on 28 Feb 1261 in Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium; was buried in Church of the Dominicans, Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Philippe II Augustus, King of France was born on 22 Aug 1165 in Gonesse, France (son of Louis VII, King of France and Adèle of Blois, Queen Consort of France); died on 14 Jul 1223 in Mantes la Jolie, Yvelines, Île-de-France, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

    Philippe married Isabella of Flanders, Queen Consort of France on 28 Apr 1180 in Abbey of Saint-Trinité, Bapaume, Pas-de-Calais, France. Isabella (daughter of Baldwin V of Flanders and Marguerite of Lorraine) was born on 23 Apr 1170 in Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France; died on 15 Mar 1190 in Paris, France; was buried in Cathedral of Notre Dame, Paris, France. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Isabella of Flanders, Queen Consort of France was born on 23 Apr 1170 in Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France (daughter of Baldwin V of Flanders and Marguerite of Lorraine); died on 15 Mar 1190 in Paris, France; was buried in Cathedral of Notre Dame, Paris, France.

    Notes:

    Also called Isabella of Hainaut.

    Children:
    1. 4. Louis VIII, King of France was born on 3 Sep 1187 in Paris, France; died on 8 Nov 1226 in Castle of Montpensier, Puy-de-Dôme, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

  3. 10.  Alfonso VIII, King of Castile, Toledo, and Extramadura was born on 11 Nov 1155 in Soría, Castile, Spain (son of Sancho III, King of Nájera, Castile, and Toledo and Blanche of Navarre, Queen of Castile); died on 22 Sep 1214; was buried in Abbey of Santa María la Real de Las Huelgas, Burgos, Castile, Spain.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 5 Oct 1214, Gutiérre Muños, Arévalo, Spain
    • Alternate death: 6 Oct 1214, Gutiérre Muños, Arévalo, Spain

    Notes:

    Also Lord of Gascony. "Defeated by the Moorish Almohad invaders in 1195, but defeated a combined army of the kings of Leon and Navarre the same year. Won a great victory over the Moors at Navas de Tolosa, 1212." [The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz, which gives the date of his marriage to Eleanor as September 1177, unlike other sources which date it to September 1170.]

    Alfonso married Eleanor of England in Sep 1170 in Burgos, Castile, Spain. Eleanor (daughter of Henry II, King of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine, Queen Consort of France; Queen Consort of England) was born in 1161; died on 21 Sep 1214; was buried in Abbey of Santa María la Real de Las Huelgas, Burgos, Castile, Spain. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Eleanor of England was born in 1161 (daughter of Henry II, King of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine, Queen Consort of France; Queen Consort of England); died on 21 Sep 1214; was buried in Abbey of Santa María la Real de Las Huelgas, Burgos, Castile, Spain.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 13 Oct 1162, Domfront, Normandy, France
    • Alternate death: 25 Oct 1214, Burgos, Castile, Spain

    Notes:

    Also called Leonor.

    "Of all Eleanor of Aquitaine's daughters, her namesake was the only one who was enabled, by political circumstances, to wield the kind of influence her mother had exercised. In her own marriage treaty, and in the first marriage treaty for her daughter Berengaria, Eleanor was given direct control of many lands, towns, and castles throughout the kingdom. She was almost as powerful as Alfonso, who specified in his will in 1204 that she was to rule alongside their son in the event of his death, including taking responsibility for paying his debts and executing his will. It was she who persuaded him to marry their daughter Berengaria to Alfonso IX of León. Troubadours and sages were regularly present in Alfonso VIII's court due to Eleanor's patronage." [Wikipedia]

    Children:
    1. Berenguela I of Castile, Queen Of Castile & Toledo was born about 1179-1180; died on 8 Nov 1244; was buried in Abbey of Santa María la Real de Las Huelgas, Burgos, Castile, Spain.
    2. Urraca of Castile was born between 1186 and 1187; died on 3 Nov 1220 in Coimbra, Portugal.
    3. 5. Blanche of Castile, Queen Consort of France was born before 4 Mar 1188 in Palencia, Castile, Spain; died in 1252 in Melun, Seine-et-Marne, Île-de-France, France; was buried in Maubuisson Abbey near Pontoise, near Paris, France.

  5. 12.  Henri I of Brabant was born about 1158 (son of Godfrey III and Margaret von Limburg); died on 5 Sep 1235 in Koln, Germany; was buried in St. Peter's, Leuven, Belgium.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1165
    • Alternate death: Abt 3 Sep 1235, Koln, Germany

    Notes:

    Duke of Lorraine and Barbant. Margrave of Antwerp.

    Henri married Machtild of Boulogne in 1179. Machtild (daughter of Mathieu of Flanders and Marie of England) was born about 1169; died between 1210 and 1211; was buried in Afflighem Abbey, Brabant, Belgium. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Machtild of Boulogne was born about 1169 (daughter of Mathieu of Flanders and Marie of England); died between 1210 and 1211; was buried in Afflighem Abbey, Brabant, Belgium.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 5 Aug 1224

    Notes:

    Also called Mahaud; Maud; Mathilde d'Alsace; Mathilde of Flanders.

    Children:
    1. Margareta of Brabant was born about 1192; died on 5 May 1231.
    2. Aleidis of Brabant was born about 1194; died before 1267.
    3. Machteld of Brabant was born about 1200; died on 21 Dec 1267.
    4. 6. Henri II of Brabant was born in 1207; died on 1 Feb 1248.

  7. 14.  Philip II, King of Germany was born in 1177 (son of Frederick Barbarossa, Holy Roman Emperor and Beatrice of Burgundy); died on 21 Jun 1208 in Bamberg, Bayern, Germany.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Feb-Mar 1177, Pavia, Lombardy, Italy
    • Alternate birth: 1181

    Notes:

    Phillip of Hohenstaufen, Duke Of Swabia, "King of the Romans". Was never formally made Holy Roman Emperor.

    Murdered by Otto of Wittelsbach.

    Philip married Irene Angelina on 25 May 1197. Irene (daughter of Isaac II Angelos, Emperor of Byzantium and (First wife of Isaac II Angelos)) was born about 1181 in Constantinople; died on 27 Aug 1208 in Hohenstaufen Castle, Bavaria. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Irene Angelina was born about 1181 in Constantinople (daughter of Isaac II Angelos, Emperor of Byzantium and (First wife of Isaac II Angelos)); died on 27 Aug 1208 in Hohenstaufen Castle, Bavaria.

    Notes:

    Also called Eirene-Maria of Byzantium.

    Children:
    1. 7. Maria von Hohenstaufen was born about 1201; died in 1235.
    2. Kunigunde von Hohenstaufen was born between Jan 1202 and Mar 1202; died on 13 Sep 1248; was buried in St. Veit, Prague, Bohemia.
    3. Elizabeth von Hohenstaufen was born between Mar 1205 and May 1205; died on 30 Nov 1235.