See also

Blanche ARTOIS (c. 1250-1302)

1. Blanche of ARTOIS, daughter of Robert I, Count of Artois (1216-1249) and Matilda of BRABANT (c. 1225-1288), was born circa 1250. She married Henry KING OF NAVARRE in 1269. She died on 2 May 1302. She married Edmund, 1st Earl of Lancaster.

 

Blanche was first married to Blanche Henry I "the Fat" of Navarre, son of Theobald I of Navarre and Margaret de Bourbon, in 1269.

 

Henry KING OF NAVARRE and Blanche of ARTOIS had the following children:

 

Jeanne of Navarre (1271- ). Jeanne was born in [Julian] January 1271.

 

Edmund, 1st Earl of Lancaster and Blanche of ARTOIS had the following children:

 

Henry PLANTAGENET (1281-1345). Henry was born in 1281. He had the title '3rd Earl of Lancaster'. He died on 25 March 1345.

Second Generation

2. Robert I, Count of Artois, son of Louis VIII ROI DE FRANCE and Blanca de Castilla, was born in 1216. He died on 8 January 1249. He married Matilda of BRABANT.

 

3. Matilda of BRABANT, daughter of Henry II, Duke of Brabant and Marie of Swabia, was born circa 1225. She died on 29 September 1288. She married Florent IV, Count of Holland and Zeeland. She and Robert I, Count of Artois had the following children:

 

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Blanche of ARTOIS (c. 1250-1302)

 

Florent IV, Count of Holland and Zeeland and Matilda of BRABANT had the following children:

 

Adelaide of Holland ( - )

Third Generation

4. Louis VIII ROI DE FRANCE was born on [Julian] 5 September 1187. He died in 1226. He married Blanca de Castilla.

 

5. Blanca de Castilla, daughter of Alfonso VIII REY DE CASTILLA and Eleanor PLANTAGENET, was born in 1188. She died on [Julian] 1 December 1252. She and Louis VIII ROI DE FRANCE had the following children:

 

Louis IX ROI DE FRANCE (1215-1270). Louis was born on [Julian] 25 April 1215. He died on [Julian] 25 August 1270.

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Robert I, Count of Artois (1216-1249)

 

6. Henry II, Duke of Brabant, son of Henry I of Brabant and Maud of Boulogne, was born in 1189. He died in 1267. He married Marie of Swabia.

 

7. Marie of Swabia was born in 1207. She died in 1239. She and Henry II, Duke of Brabant had the following children:

 

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Matilda of BRABANT (c. 1225-1288)