Hugh II, Duke of Burgundy
Hugh II of Burgundy (1084 – c. 6 February 1143) was duke of Burgundy between 1103 and 1143. Hugh was son of Odo I, Duke of Burgundy. Hugh was selected custos for the monastery of St. Benigne, and this office would be held by his descendants until the end of the twelfth century.
Marriage and issue
He married, in about 1115, Felicia-Matilda of Mayenne, daughter of Gauthier, Count of Mayenne and Adelina de Presles.
They had the following:
- Aigeline of Burgundy (b.1116), married Hugh I, Count of Vaudemont
- Clemence of Burgundy (b.1117), married Geoffrey III of Donzy
- Odo II, Duke of Burgundy, (1118–1162) married Maria of Champagne
- Gauthier, Archbishop of Besançon (1120–1180)
- Hugh le Roux (1121–1171) married Isabel of Chalon
- Robert, Bishop of Autun (1122–1140)
- Henry, Bishop of Autun (1124–1170)
- Raymond, Count of Grignon (1125–1156) married Agnes of Montpensier
- Sibylla of Burgundy (1126–1150), married Roger II of Sicily
- Ducissa (b.1128), married Raymond de Grancy
- Matilda of Burgundy (1130–1159), married William VII of Montpellier
- Aremburge (b.1132), Nun
|Ancestors of Hugh II, Duke of Burgundy|
- Constance Brittain Bouchard, Sword, Miter, and Cloister: Nobility and the Church in Burgundy, 980–1198, (Cornell University Press, 1987), 256.
- Constance Brittain Bouchard, Sword, Miter, and Cloister: Nobility and the Church in Burgundy, 980–1198, 129.
- Hubert Houben, Roger II of Sicily: A Ruler Between East and West, (Cambridge University Press, 2002), 96.
- Bourchard, C.B. Sword, Miter and Cloister: Nobility and the Church in Burgundy 980-1198, 1987
- Richard, J. Annales de Bourgogne, 1958
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