Geoffrey II, Count of Gâtinais

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Geoffrey II, de Château-Landon (died 1043–46) was the Count of Gâtinais.[1][2] He was the son of Hugues du Perche, Count of Gâtinais, by Beatrice of Mâcon (fr), the daughter of Aubry II of Mâcon (fr).[3][4] About 1035 he married Ermengarde of Anjou, Duchess of Burgundy, daughter of Fulk III, Count of Anjou.[2][5] After Geoffrey's death she married secondly Robert I, Duke of Burgundy.[1]

Issue[edit]

Together, Geoffrey and Ermengarde had:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b John Burke & Sir Bernard Burke, C.B., Burke's Peerage, Baronetage, and Knightage, Edited by Peter Townsend (Burke's Peerage Ltd.,London, 1963)p. xciii
  2. ^ a b c d Detlev Schwennicke, Europäische Stammtafeln: Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der Europäischen Staaten, Neue Folge, Band II (Marburg, Germany: J. A. Stargardt, 1984), Tafel 82
  3. ^ Kate Norgate, England Under the Angevin Kings, Vol. I (Macmillan and Co., London, New York, 1887), p. 250
  4. ^ Foundations of Medieval Genealogy, COMTES d'ANJOU 1060-1189 (COMTES de GATINAIS), http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ANJOU,%20MAINE.htm#_Toc278003101
  5. ^ a b c d Jim Bradbury, 'Fulk le Réchin and the Origin of the Plantagenets', Studies in Medieval History Presented to R. Allen Brown, Ed. Christopher Harper-Bill, Christopher J. Holdsworth, Janet L. Nelson (The Boydell Press, 1989), p. 27