John III, Count of Auvergne

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John III of Auvergne
Spouse(s) Jeanne de Bourbon-Vendôme
Noble family La Tour d'Auvergne
Father Bertrand VI of Auvergne
Mother Louise de la Trémoille
Born 1467
Died 28 March 1501 (aged 33–34)
Orléans

John III of Auvergne (1467 – 28 March 1501), Count of Auvergne, was the son of Bertrand VI of Auvergne and Louise de la Trémoille (1432 – 10 April 1474), Dame de Boussac, the daughter of Georges de la Trémoille. He was the last in the line of Counts of Auvergne and Boulogne from the La Tour d'Auvergne family.

Family and children[edit]

He married on 11 January 1495 Jeanne de Bourbon-Vendôme, daughter of Jean VIII, Count of Vendôme, and Isabelle, Dame de la Roche sur Yon. They had two daughters:

  1. Anne, married John Stewart, 2nd Duke of Albany.
  2. Madeleine, married Lorenzo II, Duke of Urbino.
John III, Count of Auvergne
Born: 1467 Died: 28 March 1501
Preceded by
Bertrand VI
Count of Auvergne
1494–1501
Succeeded by
Anne