Agnes of Dampierre

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Agnes of Dampierre
Lady of Bourbon
Predecessor Archambaud IX de Dampierre
Successor Louis I, le Boiteux
Born Agnes
1237
Died 7 September 1288 (aged 50–51)
Spouse John of Burgundy
Issue Beatrix of Bourbon
House House of Dampierre (by birth)
House of Bourbon (by marriage)
Father Archambaud IX of Bourbon
Mother Yolande I, Countess of Nevers
Religion Roman Catholic

Agnes of Dampierre (1237 – 7 September 1288) was Lady of Bourbon and heiress of all Bourbon estates. She was the daughter of Archambaud IX de Dampierre and Yolande I, Countess of Nevers. She married John of Burgundy,[1] the son of Hugh IV, Duke of Burgundy. Her daughter, Beatrix of Bourbon, married Robert, Count of Clermont in 1272[2] and their eldest son Louis I, le Boiteux became the first Duke of Bourbon.

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Footnotes
  1. ^ Jackson-Laufer, p. 10.
  2. ^ Jackson-Laufer, p. 53.
Sources

Jackson-Laufer, Guida Myrl (1999). Women rulers throughout the ages: an illustrated guide (2 ed.). Santa Barbara, California: ABC-CLIO. ISBN 978-1-57607-091-8. 

Agnes of Dampierre
Born: 1237 Died: 7 September 1288
Preceded by
Archambaud IX
Dame de Bourbon
1249-1288
Succeeded by
Beatrix