Yolande of Dreux, Duchess of Burgundy

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Yolande of Dreux
Born 1212
Died 1248 (aged 35–36)
Noble family Dreux
Spouse(s) Hugh IV of Burgundy
Father Robert III of Dreux
Mother Alianor de St. Valéry

Yolande of Dreux (1212–1248) was the first wife of Hugh IV of Burgundy (9 March 1213 – 27 October 1271) who was duke of Burgundy between 1218 and 1271.[1] She was the daughter of Count Robert III "Gasteblé" of Dreux[1] and of Braine, and his wife Alianor de St. Valéry.

Yolande's children with Hugh IV of Burgundy included:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Michael Lower, The Barons' Crusade: A Called to Arms and Its Consequences, (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005), 97.
  2. ^ a b (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.


Yolande of Dreux, Duchess of Burgundy
Born: 1212 Died: 1248
Preceded by
Alice of Vergy
Duchess consort of Burgundy
1218–1248
Succeeded by
Beatrice of Navarre