Catherine of Vendôme

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Catherine of Vendôme
Countess of la Marche
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Catherine and John I
Spouse(s) John I, Count of La Marche
Issue
Father John VI of Vendôme
Mother Jeanne of Ponthieu
Born 1354
Died 1412

Catherine de Vendôme (1354 – 1 April 1412), countess of Vendôme and of Castres (1372–1403) was a French noblewoman of the House of Montoire. She was the daughter of John VI of Vendôme and Jeanne of Ponthieu.[1]

Marriage[edit]

In 1364 she married John I, Count of La Marche[2] and they had:

She inherited Vendôme on the death of her niece Jeanne and administered it jointly with her husband, then (after his death) with her second son Louis until 1403.

Ancestry[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Broad, Jacqueline and Karen Green, Virtue, liberty, and toleration: political ideas of European women, 1400-1800, (Springer, 2007), 13.
  2. ^ Broad, 13.

References[edit]

  • Broad, Jacqueline and Karen Green, Virtue, liberty, and toleration: political ideas of European women, 1400-1800, (Springer, 2007)