Joanna of Burgundy

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This article is about the woman who lived in the early 14th century. For the woman born around 1400, see Jeanne de Montbéliard (15th century).
Joanna of Burgundy
Spouse(s) Ulrich III of Pfirt
Rudolf Hesso of Baden-Baden
William of Katzenelnbogen
Noble family House of Châlon-Arlay (by birth)
Pfirt (by marriage)
House of Zähringen (by marriage)
Father Reginald of Burgundy
Mother Guillemette of Neufchâtel
Died 1349

Joanna of Burgundy (died 1349) was a daughter of Reginald of Burgundy and his wife, Guillemette of Neufchâtel.

She married three times:

  • With William of Katzenelnbogen; this marriage remained childless.

When her brother Othenin, Count of Montbéliard died childless in 1339, she and her second husband Rudolf Hesso inherited the Lordships of Belfort and Héricourt.

After the death of her third husband, she divided her possessions amongst her four daughters. Margaret received Héricourt; Adelaide and Ursula shared Belfort.


This article incorporates information from the equivalent article on the Dutch Wikipedia.