Odo, Count of Nevers
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|Odo, Count of Nevers|
Seal of Odo of Nevers
|Noble family||House of Burgundy|
|Spouse(s)||Maud of Dampierre|
|Father||Hugh IV, Duke of Burgundy|
|Mother||Yolande of Dreux|
He never inherited the duchy, due to his death before his father; Burgundy was thereafter ruled by Odo's brother Robert. Odo married Maud of Dampierre and had three daughters, all of whom became rulers of their parents' counties:
- Yolande II, Countess of Nevers (1247–1280), married 1)Jean-Tristan, prince of France and count of Valois (son of Louis IX of France);and 2)Robert III of Flanders
- Margaret, Countess of Tonnerre (1250–1308), married king Charles I of Naples
- Adelaide, Countess of Auxerre (1251–1290)
- (FR)Michelle Bubenicek, Quand les femmes gouvernent: droit et politique au XIVe siècle:Yolande de Flandre, Droit et politique au XIV siecle, (Ecole des Chartes, 2002), 54.
- Jaroslav Folda, Crusader Art in the Holy Land, From the Third Crusade to the Fall of Acre, (Cambridge University Press, 2005), 356.