Robert of Bar, Count of Marle and Soissons
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|Robert of Bar|
|Spouse(s)||Jeanne de Béthune|
|Noble family||House of Montbéliard|
|Father||Henry of Bar|
|Mother||Marie I de Coucy|
|Died||25 October 1415
Because his father was the eldest son of Robert I of Bar, Robert claimed the Duchy of Bar. He only renounced his claims after a large financial compensation and the levation of Marle to a County. In 1412 he also became Count of Soissons.
Robert was one of the many French casualties at the Battle of Agincourt.
Robert married in 1409 Jeanne de Béthune, Viscountess of Meaux (d. 1450), daughter of Robert VIII de Béthune, Viscount of Meaux. They only had one daughter :