Find link

language:

jump to random article

Find link is a tool written by Edward Betts.

searching for French nobility 168 found (1721 total)

alternate case: french nobility

Charles Eugene, Prince of Lambesc (1,136 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

Charles Eugène of Lorraine (25 September 1751 – 2 November 1825) was the head of and last male member of the House of Guise, the cadet branch of the House
Duke of Burgundy (957 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Duke of Burgundy (French: duc de Bourgogne) was a title used by the rulers of the Duchy of Burgundy, from its establishment in 843 to its annexation by
Duke of Normandy (1,867 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In the Middle Ages, the Duke of Normandy was the ruler of the Duchy of Normandy in north-western France. The duchy arose out of a grant of land to the
Princes of Conti (347 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The title of Prince of Conti (French: prince de Conti) was a French noble title, assumed by a cadet branch of the princely house of Bourbon-Condé. The
Counts and dukes of Maine (453 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of counts and dukes of Maine, with their capital at Le Mans. In the thirteenth century it was annexed by France to the royal domain. Charivius
Prince of Piedmont (277 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The lordship, later principality of Piedmont (French: Piémont, Italian: Piemonte) was originally an appanage of the Savoyard county and as such its lords
Count of Foix (169 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Count of Foix ruled the independent County of Foix, in what is now southern France, during the Middle Ages. The House of Foix eventually extended its
Castelloza (410 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Na Castelloza (fl. early 13th century) was a noblewoman and trobairitz from Auvergne. According to her later vida, Castelloza was the wife of Turc de Mairona
Marie of Luxembourg, Countess of Vendôme (603 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie of Luxembourg (died 1 April 1547) was a French princess, the elder daughter and principal heiress of Peter II of Luxembourg, Count of Saint-Pol and
House of Blois (532 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The House of Blois (French: [blwa]) is a lineage derived from the Frankish nobility, whose principal members were often named Theobald (Thibaud, Thibault
Marie Thérèse de Bourbon (1,058 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Thérèse de Bourbon (1 February 1666 – 22 February 1732) was the titular Queen consort of Poland in 1697. She was the daughter of the Prince of Condé
Albret (721 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The lordship (seigneurie) of Albret (Labrit), situated in the Landes, gave its name to one of the most powerful feudal families of France in the Middle
Counts and dukes of Nevers (534 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Counts of Nevers (later dukes) were the rulers of the County of Nevers, which became a French duchy in 1539. The history of the County of Nevers is
Princes of Condé (1,887 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as a prefix to their Christian names. Rather, sons took a title of French nobility, count or duke, suffixed with their appanage (e.g. Count of Charolais)
Counts and dukes of Aumale (1,316 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The County of Aumale, later elevated to a duchy, was a medieval fief in Normandy. It was disputed between England and France during parts of the Hundred
Antoine Louis Rouillé (286 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Antoine-Louis Rouillé, comte de Jouy (7 June 1689 – 20 September 1761) was a French statesman and comte of Jouy-en-Josas. Born in Paris, the son of Marie-Louis-Paulin
Jacques d'Arc (231 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jacques d'Arc, originally spelled Darc (1380–1440), was a farmer in the village of Domrémy in Lorraine, and the father of the French heroine and Catholic
Jean du Thiers (150 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean du Thiers, seigneur de Beauvoir (died 1559) was Minister of Finance for Henry II of France, and a Secretary of State. He was a great humanist and
Marie de Nemours (381 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie de Nemours, originally known as Marie d'Orléans-Longueville (1625–1707), was Princess of Neuchâtel from 1694 to 1707. She was the daughter of Henri
Counts and dukes of Rethel (475 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of counts and dukes of Rethel. The first counts of Rethel ruled independently, before the county passed first to the Counts of Nevers, then
Geoffrey II, Count of Gâtinais (202 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Geoffrey II, de Château-Landon (died 1043 or 1046) was the Count of Gâtinais. He was the son of Hugues du Perche, Count of Gâtinais, by Béatrice de Mâcon
Marie of Lorraine (834 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie de Lorraine (12 August 1674 – 30 October 1724) was a princess of the House of Lorraine-Guise and Princess of Monaco as consort of Antonio I of Monaco
Marie Anne Mancini (1,314 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Anne Mancini, Duchess of Bouillon (1649 – 20 June 1714), was an Italian-French aristocrat and cultural patron, the youngest of the five famous Mancini
Battle of Poitiers (3,809 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
counter-attack captured King John, along with his youngest son, and much of the French nobility who were present. The effect of the defeat on France was catastrophic
Counts of Roussillon (322 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of the counts of Roussillon (Catalan: Comtes de Rosselló, French: Comtes de Roussillon, Latin: Comites Ruscinonensis) who ruled over the
Suzanne Henriette of Lorraine (381 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Suzanne Henriette de Lorraine (1 February 1686 – 19 October 1710) was a member of the House of Lorraine and was the Duchess of Mantua by marriage. Her
Francis, Duke of Anjou (1,915 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Monsieur Francis, Duke of Anjou and Alençon (French: Hercule François; 18 March 1555 – 10 June 1584) was the youngest son of King Henry II of France and
Counts of Dreux (375 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Counts of Dreux were a noble family of France, who took their title from the chief stronghold of their domain, the château of Dreux, which lies near
Count of Rouergue (176 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of the counts of Rouergue. Sigisbert c. 790 – c. 810 or 820 Fulcoald c. 810 or 820 – c. 836 or 849 Raymond I c. 836 or 849 – 864 Fredelo
Duke of Gramont (482 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The title of Duke of Gramont (duc de Gramont) is a French dukedom and former peerage. It was created in 1648 for French Marshal Antoine III de Gramont
7th arrondissement of Paris (1,217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Faubourg has been used to describe French nobility ever since. The oldest and most prestigious families of the French nobility built outstanding residences
William VII, Duke of Aquitaine (278 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William VII (born Peter, Pierre-Guillaume) (1023 – autumn 1058), called the Eagle (Aigret) or the Bold (le Hardi), was the duke of Aquitaine and count
Anne-Adrien-Pierre de Montmorency-Laval (1,052 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anne-Adrien-Pierre de Montmorency, 1st Duke of San Fernando Luis, 3rd Duke of Laval-Montmorency, GE (29 October 1768, Paris – 16 June 1837, Paris), was
William VIII of Montpellier (222 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William VIII (in Occitan: Guilhem; died 1202) was Lord of Montpellier, the son of William VII and Matilda of Burgundy. William VIII married Eudokia Komnene
Sophie, Countess of Bar (265 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sophie of Bar (c. 1004 or 1018 – January 21 or June 21, 1093) was sovereign Count of Bar and lady of Mousson between 1033 and 1093. She succeeded her brother
Eudokia Komnene, Lady of Montpellier (672 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Eudokia Komnene (or Eudocia Comnena) (Greek: Εὐδοκία Κομνηνή, Eudokia Komnēnē) (c. 1160 – c. 1203) was a relative of Byzantine Emperor Manuel I Komnenos
Counts and dukes of Alençon (580 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Several counts and then royal dukes of Alençon have figured in French history. The title has been awarded to a younger brother of the French sovereign
Princess of Condé (12 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchess of Bourbon Duchess of Guise Duchess of Enghien Duchess of Montmorency
Jean Gaston, Duke of Valois (502 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean Gaston d'Orléans, petit-fils de France, Duke of Valois (17 August 1650 – 10 August 1652) was a French Prince and Grandson of France. He was a member
Counts and dukes of Anjou (572 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Count of Anjou was the ruler of the County of Anjou, first granted by Charles the Bald in the 9th century to Robert the Strong. Ingelger and his son
Marie of France, Duchess of Bar (286 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie of France (18 September 1344 – 15 October 1404) was the sixth child and second daughter of John II of France and Bonne of Bohemia. In 1364, Marie
Philip of Cognac (579 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Philip of Cognac (early 1180s – after 1201) was an illegitimate son of Richard the Lionheart, King of England, by an unidentified mother. Philip had reached
Hercule Mériadec, Duke of Rohan-Rohan (807 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hercule Mériadec de Rohan (8 May 1669 – 26 January 1749), styled Duke of Rohan-Rohan (from 1717), was a member of the princely House of Rohan. He married
Lords of Montpellier (133 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The following is a list of lords of Montpellier: William I of Montpellier 26 November 986–1019 William II of Montpellier 1019–1025 William III of Montpellier
Marie Louise de Rohan (821 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Louise de Rohan (Marie Louise Geneviève; 7 January 1720 – 4 March 1803), also known as Madame de Marsan, was the governess of Louis XVI of France
Marie Anne d'Orléans (419 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Anne d'Orléans, petite-fille de France (Marie Anne; 9 November 1652 – 17 August 1656) was a French Princess and youngest daughter of Gaston d'Orléans
Duchy of Bar (1,539 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The County of Bar, later Duchy of Bar, was a principality of the Holy Roman Empire encompassing the pays de Barrois and centred on the city of Bar-le-Duc
Chorso (98 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Torson (known variously as Tercin, Torso, Chorso, and Chorson) was the first count (or duke) of Toulouse (778 – 789 or 790). He is called Chorso dux Tholosanus
Sybilla of Normandy (223 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sybilla of Normandy (c. 1092 – 12 or 13 July 1122) was Queen of Scotland as the wife of Alexander I. Sybilla was the first child of Henry I of England
Counts and dukes of Valois (763 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Valois (UK: /ˈvælwɑː/ VAL-wah, also US: /vælˈwɑː, vɑːlˈwɑː/ va(h)l-WAH, French: [valwa]; originally Pagus Valensis) was a region in the valley of the
Counts of Clermont-en-Beauvaisis (423 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The counts of Clermont-en-Beauvaisis first appeared in the early 11th century. Their principal town was Clermont, now in the Oise department but then within
Lords, counts and dukes of Perche (641 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The county of Perche was a medieval county lying between Normandy and Maine. It was held by an independent line of counts until 1226. One of these, Geoffroy
Counts and dukes of Étampes (203 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of the Counts and Dukes of Étampes, a French fief. Charles d'Évreux 1327–1336 Louis I d'Évreux 1336–1400 John, Duke of Berry 1400–1416 royal
List of royal consorts of Orléans (182 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Orléans part of the title comes from the city of Orléans, which was the capital of these kings. The Frankish kings in that region stopped calling themselves
Etiquette in Europe (883 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
throughout Europe. For example, in the Palace of Versailles, where French nobility was concentrated, a complicated etiquette was developed. It is never
Viscounts of Narbonne (523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The viscount of Narbonne was the secular ruler of Narbonne in the Middle Ages. Narbonne had been the capital of the Visigoth province of Septimania, until
Olympia Mancini, Countess of Soissons (1,201 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Olympia Mancini, Countess of Soissons (French: Olympe Mancini; 11 July 1638 – 9 October 1708) was the second-eldest of the five celebrated Mancini sisters
Charlotte Louise de Rohan (410 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Princess Charlotte Louise Dorothée de Rohan (25 October 1767 – 1 May 1841) is reputed to have been the secret wife of Louis de Bourbon-Condé, Duc d'Enghien
Theobald II, Count of Bar (477 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Theobald II (1221– October 1291) was a count of Bar. He was the son of Henry II of Bar and Philippa of Dreux. He became count of Bar when his father was
List of rulers of Frisia (1,344 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Of the first historically verifiable rulers of Frisia, whether they are called dukes or kings, the last royal dynasty below is established by the chronicles
Viscounts of Narbonne (523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The viscount of Narbonne was the secular ruler of Narbonne in the Middle Ages. Narbonne had been the capital of the Visigoth province of Septimania, until
Charles d'Orléans, Duke of Penthièvre (419 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Prince Charles d'Orléans, Duke of Penthièvre (Charles Ferdinand Louis Philippe Emmanuel; 1 January 1820 – 25 July 1828) was the eighth child of the Duke
List of counts of Albon and dauphins of Viennois (826 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The counts of Albon (comtes d'Albon) were members of the medieval nobility in what is now south-eastern France. Guigues IV, Count of Albon (d. 1142) was
Louise Henriette de Bourbon (1,320 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Louise Henriette de Bourbon (20 June 1726 – 9 February 1759), Mademoiselle de Conti at birth, was a French princess, who, by marriage, became Duchess of
Sophie of France (1786-1787) (356 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Sophie Helena Beatrice of France (Sophie Hélène Béatrix, 9 July 1786 – 19 June 1787) was a French princess, the second daughter and last child of Louis
Louis Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne (452 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Louis Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne (2 August 1679 – 3 August 1753) was a French nobleman and member of the House of La Tour d'Auvergne. Given the title
Jeanne d'Angoulême (600 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jeanne d'Angoulême, Countess of Bar-sur-Seine (c. 1490 – after 1531/1538), Dame de Givry, Baroness of Pagny and of Mirebeau, was an illegitimate half-sister
Charlotte de Rohan (818 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Charlotte de Rohan (Charlotte Godefride Élisabeth; 7 October 1737 – 4 March 1760) was a French aristocrat who married into the House of Condé, a cadet
Jeanne Baptiste d'Albert de Luynes (2,361 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jeanne Baptiste d'Albert de Luynes, comtesse de Verrue (18 January 1670 – 18 November 1736) was a French noblewoman and the mistress of Victor Amadeus
List of rulers of Provence (1,903 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The land of Provence has a history quite separate from that of any of the larger nations of Europe. Its independent existence has its origins in the frontier
Jules, Prince of Guéméné (333 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jules de Rohan (Jules Hercule Mériadec; 25 March 1726 – 10 December 1800) was Prince of Guéméné. Born in Paris, he died in Carlsbourg. Jules was the oldest
Charlotte of Lorraine (335 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Charlotte de Lorraine-Armagnac (6 May 1678 – 21 January 1757) was a Princess of Lorraine by birth and daughter of Louis, Count of Armagnac. She was known
List of rulers of Hanau (86 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hanau is a town in Germany and Lichtenberg is a village in Alsace, now France. This list of rulers of Hanau or Hanau-Lichtenberg covers the lords and later
Marie of Blois, Duchess of Anjou (308 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie of Blois (1345-1404) was a daughter of Joan of Penthièvre, Duchess of Brittany and Charles of Blois, Duke of Brittany. Through her marriage to Louis
William VII of Montpellier (202 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William VII of Montpellier was the eldest son of William VI and of his wife Sibylle. Aged around 15, he inherited the lordship of Montpellier from his
Adele of Valois (189 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Adele of Valois (Adèle/Adélaïde) was a daughter of Ralph IV of Valois and Adele of Bar-sur-Aube. She married firstly Herbert IV, Count of Vermandois and
Hugues de Payens (1,504 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hugues de Payens or Payns (c. 1070 – 24 May 1136) was the co-founder and first Grand Master of the Knights Templar. In association with Bernard of Clairvaux
Anne Marie Louise de La Tour d'Auvergne (630 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anne Marie Louise de La Tour d'Auvergne (1 August 1722 – 19 September 1739) was a French noblewoman and the wife of Charles de Rohan. She was Marchioness
Gaston IV, Count of Foix (682 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaston IV (27 November 1422 – 25 or 28 July 1472) was the sovereign Viscount of Béarn and the Count of Foix and Bigorre in France from 1436 to 1472. He
Herluin de Conteville (542 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Herluin de Conteville (1001–1066), also sometimes listed as Herlwin of Conteville, was the stepfather of William the Conqueror, and the father of Odo of
Freiherr (1,942 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rank. The Duden orthography of the German language references the French nobility title of Baron, deriving from the latin-germanic combination liber
House of Bourbon-Montpensier (1,068 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The House of Bourbon-Montpensier or Maison de Bourbon-Montpensier was a semi royal family. The name of Bourbon comes from a marriage between Marie de Valois
Viscounts and Dukes of Uzès (164 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lords, viscounts and then dukes of Uzès, in the Languedoc. The viscounty of Uzès became a duchy by letters patent of Charles IX issued at Mont-de-Marsan
Charles Constantine of Vienne (539 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles-Constantine (died 962) was the Count of Vienne and son of Louis the Blind, the latter of whom was King of Provence and Holy Roman Emperor. When
County of Bigorre (285 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The County of Bigorre was a small feudatory of the Duchy of Gascony in the ninth through 15th centuries. Its capital was Tarbes. The county was constituted
Louis César, Count of Vexin (690 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Louis César de Bourbon, Légitimé de France, Count of Vexin (Génitoy, 20 June 1672 – Paris, 10 January 1683) was a son of Louis XIV of France and his mistress
Anne Marie Martinozzi (642 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anne Marie Martinozzi, Princess of Conti (1637 – 4 February 1672) was a French aristocrat and court official. She was a niece of King Louis XIV of France's
Princes of Wagram (203 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wagram (French: Prince de Wagram; [pʁɛ̃s də vaɡ.ʁam]) was a title of French nobility that was granted to Marshal Louis-Alexandre Berthier in 1809. It was
Jean-Baptiste Colbert, Marquis de Seignelay (334 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean-Baptiste Antoine Colbert, Marquis de Seignelay (1 November 1651 – 3 November 1690) was a French politician. He was the eldest son of Jean-Baptiste
William II of Dampierre (240 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William II (1196 – 3 September 1231) was the lord of Dampierre from 1216 until his death. He was the son of Guy II, constable of Champagne, and Mathilde
Marie Mancini (757 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anna Maria (Marie) Mancini (28 August 1639 – 8 May 1715) was the third of the five Mancini sisters; nieces to Cardinal Mazarin who were brought to France
Adelaide of Burgundy, Duchess of Brabant (769 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Adelaide of Burgundy (c. 1233 – 23 October 1273) was a daughter of Hugh IV, Duke of Burgundy by his first wife Yolande of Dreux. Alternatively, she was
Charlotte of Bourbon, Queen of Cyprus (640 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Charlotte of Bourbon (1388 – 15 January 1422) was the queen consort of Cyprus and titular queen consort of Armenia and Jerusalem through her marriage to
House of Monpezat (1,526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
authors, specialists of the French nobility, do not consider that the de Laborde de Monpezat family belongs to the French nobility. The Labordes were a well-to-do
County of Carcassonne (590 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The County of Carcassonne (Occitan: Comtat de Carcassona) was a medieval fiefdom controlling the city of Carcassonne, France and its environs. It was often
Jeanne, Dame de Chateaudun (490 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jeanne, Dame de Chateaudun (c. 1227 – after 1252) was a French heiress and the wife of two French noblemen: Jean I de Montfort and Jean de Brienne, Grand
Counts of Comminges (363 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of counts of the County of Comminges. In 1462, the king of France Louis XI detached the county of Comminges from the royal domain and gave
Joanna of Flanders (1,572 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Joanna of Flanders (c. 1295 – September 1374) was Duchess of Brittany by her marriage to John of Montfort. Much of her life was taken up in defence of
Yolande of Aragon (2,418 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yolande of Aragon (11 August 1384 – 14 November 1442) was Duchess of Anjou and Countess of Provence by marriage, who acted as regent of Provence during
Godfrey of Bouillon (4,475 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Godfrey of Bouillon (French: Godefroy, Dutch: Godfried, German: Gottfried, Latin: Godefridus Bullionensis; 18 September 1060 – 18 July 1100) was a French
Charles Godefroy de La Tour d'Auvergne (437 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Godefroy de La Tour d'Auvergne (16 July 1706 – 24 October 1771) was a French nobleman and member of the powerful House of La Tour d'Auvergne. His
Petronilla of Aquitaine (421 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Petronilla of Aquitaine (c. 1125 – c.1151) was the second daughter of William X of Aquitaine and Aenor of Châtellerault. She was the elder sister of William
MacMahon family (618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
France and is related to the present chief claimant to the French throne. MacMahon became an illustrious name in France and part of the French nobility
Theobald of Arles (38 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Theobald (c. 854-895), count of Arles, was a Frank from the Bosonid-family. He was a son of Hucbert. He and his wife Bertha had two sons, Hugh of Italy
Alberic III of Dammartin (148 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Alberic III of Dammartin (Aubry de Dammartin) (c. 1138 – 19 September 1200) was a French count and son of Alberic II, Count of Dammartin, and Clémence
Margaret of Nevers (1,080 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Margaret of Nevers (French: Marguerite; December 1393 – February 1442), also known as Margaret of Burgundy, was Dauphine of France and Duchess of Guyenne
William III, Count of Burgundy (56 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William III, Count of Burgundy (c. 1110–1127) inherited his father William II's counties Burgundy and Mâcon as his only son, following William II's assassination
Géraud Duroc (795 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Géraud Christophe Michel Duroc (25 October 1772 – 23 May 1813), 1st Duke of Frioul (Duc de Frioul), was a French general and diplomat who fought in the
John de Foix, 1st Earl of Kendal (532 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean de Foix (c. 1415 – 1485) was the Captal de Buch, first Earl of Kendal (Gallicised into "Comte de Candalle"), Vicomte de Castillon, Meilles and Comte
Marbot family (535 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Marbot family (/mɑːrˈboʊ/ mar-BOH, French: [maʁbo]) originated from the ancient province of Quercy, near what is now the department of Corrèze in south-western
William II, Count of Burgundy (127 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William II of Burgundy (c.1085–1125), known as the German, was a French nobleman. William was the only son of Reginald II, Count of Burgundy and nephew
Marie Isabelle de Rohan, Duchess of Tallard (623 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Isabelle de Rohan (Marie Isabelle Gabrielle Angélique; 17 January 1699 – 5 January 1754) was a French noblewoman and grand daughter of Madame de
William II, Duke of Aquitaine (190 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William II the Young (died 12 December 926) was the Count of Auvergne and Duke of Aquitaine from 918 to his death, succeeding his uncle William I. William
Anne of Auvergne (458 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anne of Auvergne also known as Anna d'Auvergne (1358 – 22 September 1417) was Sovereign Dauphine of Auvergne and Countess of Forez as well as Dame de Mercoeur
William I, Count of Nevers (178 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William I, Count of Nevers, was the son of Renauld I, Count of Nevers and Hedwig of France, Countess d'Auxerre. In 1040 he succeeded his father as Count
Anne de Bourbon (290 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anne de Bourbon (1380 – September 1408) was a daughter of John I, Count of La Marche and his wife Catherine of Vendôme. She was a member of the House of
Counts of Avranches (610 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of the counts of Avranches, a French fief in the Middle Ages. 1445–1449 Álvaro Vaz de Almada, 1st Count of Avranches, KG (created by Henry
Fulcuich (126 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fulcuich (Fulcois) (died before 1032), Count of Mortagne, son of Rotrou, Seigneur de Nogent. It has been conjectured that Fulcuich's ancestor was Hervé
Duchess of Normandy (80 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duchess of Normandy was the ruler or sub-ruler of the Duchy of Normandy None None Also Queen consort of England. Also Countess consort of Mortain.
Narjot de Toucy (died 1241) (274 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Narjot III de Toucy (died 1241), lord of Bazarnes, was the son of Narjot II of Toucy (France) and his wife Agnes de Dampierre. Alongside his father-in-law
County of Fézensac (895 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The County of Fézensac was an 8th-century creation on the north-eastern fringes of the Duchy of Gascony following Charlemagne's policy of feudalisation
Marie Louise de La Tour d'Auvergne (955 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Louise de La Tour d'Auvergne (Marie Louise Henriette Jeanne; 15 August 1725 – 1793) was a French noblewoman and member of the House of La Tour d'Auvergne
Laura Mancini (517 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Laura Mancini (6 May 1636 – 8 February 1657) was a niece of Cardinal Mazarin. She was the eldest of the five famous Mancini sisters, who along with two
Joan of Ponthieu, Dame of Epernon (620 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jeanne de Ponthieu, dame d'Épernon, Countess of Vendôme and of Castres (Jeanne de Ponthieu, dame d'Épernon, comtesse de Vendôme et de Castres, before 1336
Anne of Armagnac (666 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anne of Armagnac, Dame d'Albret, Countess of Dreux (1402 – before March 1473) was a French noblewoman and a member of the powerful Gascon Armagnac family
Picardy Spaniel (1,176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the two oldest continental spaniel breeds and was favoured by the French nobility, remaining popular for hunting after the French Revolution due to its
List of Angevin consorts (95 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Countesses and Duchesses of Anjou were the wives of the ruling counts of Anjou and later the nominal French counts and dukes of Anjou. None None None
Margaret of France, Duchess of Brabant (125 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Margaret of France (1254–1271) was a daughter of Louis IX of France and his wife Margaret of Provence. She was a member of the House of Capet and was Duchess
List of lords of Bouillon (323 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The lordship of Bouillon was in the 10th and 11th century one of the core holdings of the Ardennes–Bouillon dynasty, and appears to have been their original
Margaret of France, Duchess of Brabant (125 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Margaret of France (1254–1271) was a daughter of Louis IX of France and his wife Margaret of Provence. She was a member of the House of Capet and was Duchess
Sichilde (108 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sichilde (ca. 590–627) was a Frankish queen consort in 618–627; married to Chlothar II. She was the daughter of the Count Brunulphe II of the Ardennes
Princess of Soubise (114 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Within the French nobility, the title of "Princess of Soubise" was given to the current wife of the Prince of Soubise. The title was created in 1667 when
William V, Count of Angoulême (172 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William V of Angoulême, also known as William Taillefer III was the twelfth count of Angoulême. William V was born in 1084, the son of Count Fulk of Angoulême
Isabelle de Beauvau (443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
disappeared. Through her third daughter she was great grandmother to the French nobility. She is most remembered for the poem by Alain Chartier to Marie of
Marie Jeanne Baptiste of Savoy-Nemours (2,814 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Jeanne Baptiste of Savoy-Nemours (11 April 1644 – 15 March 1724) was born a Princess of Savoy and became the Duchess of Savoy by marriage. First
William VII of Chalon-Arlay (61 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William VII of Chalon (born c. 1415, died 1475) was a prince of Orange and lord of Arlay. He was the son of Louis II lord of Arlay and his wife Johanna
Simon II de Montfort (127 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Simon II de Montfort (c. 1068, Montfort l'Amaury, Ile de France, France – 25 September 1104) was the son of Simon I de Montfort (c. 1025–1087) and Agnès
Marie Jeanne Baptiste of Savoy-Nemours (2,814 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Jeanne Baptiste of Savoy-Nemours (11 April 1644 – 15 March 1724) was born a Princess of Savoy and became the Duchess of Savoy by marriage. First
Counts and dukes of Ayen (142 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of counts, and later dukes of the county and duchy of Ayen. The title of count of Ayen was created in ... The title of duke of Ayen was
William VII of Chalon-Arlay (61 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William VII of Chalon (born c. 1415, died 1475) was a prince of Orange and lord of Arlay. He was the son of Louis II lord of Arlay and his wife Johanna
Simon de Montfort (died 1188) (270 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Simon de Montfort (died 1188), sometimes known as Simon IV de Montfort, was lord of Montfort-l'Amaury from 1181 to 1188.[citation needed] He was the son
Mirabeau (234 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mirabeau may refer to: Mirabeau B. Lamar (1798–1859), second President of the Republic of Texas Victor de Riqueti, marquis de Mirabeau (1715–1789), French
Count of Vienne (367 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Count of Vienne was the ruler of the Viennois, with his seat at Vienne, during the period of the Carolingian Empire and after until 1030, when the
House of Amboise (641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The house of Amboise was one of the oldest families of the French nobility whose followed filiation dated back to the early twelfth century. It took its
Gilbert Motier de La Fayette (887 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gilbert Motier de La Fayette (1380 – 22 February 1463) Seigneur of La Fayette, Pontgibaud, Ayes, Nébouzac, Saint-Romain and Montel-de-Gelat was a Marshal
Count of Orléans (127 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Count of Orléans was the ruler of an area of modern France around the city of Orléans. The title was most commonly used in the Merovingian and Carolingian
Guigues I of Albon (269 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Guigues I (born c. 1000, died in 1070 at Cluny), was Count of Oisans, Grésivaudan, and Briançonnais. He was the son of Guigues d'Albon and Gotelana de
Stephen I, Count of Troyes (49 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stephen I of Meaux (died 1022) was the seventh Count of Meaux, in the Champagne region of modern-day France, after his father Herbert III, Count of Meaux
Isabelle de Beauvau (443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
disappeared. Through her third daughter she was great grandmother to the French nobility. She is most remembered for the poem by Alain Chartier to Marie of
Hortense Mancini (2,484 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hortense Mancini, Duchesse de Mazarin (6 June 1646 – 2 July 1699), was a niece of Cardinal Mazarin, chief minister of France, and a mistress of Charles
Louis of Lower Lorraine (483 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Louis of Lower Lorraine (975×980 – 1023), Frankish royalty and a member of the Carolingian dynasty, was a younger son of Charles, Duke of Lower Lorraine
Counts of Dammartin (976 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Counts of Dammartin were the rulers of the county of Dammartin, based in the current commune of Dammartin-en-Goële as early as the 10th century. Located
Yolande de Polastron (3,225 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yolande Martine Gabrielle de Polastron, Duchess of Polignac (8 September 1749 – 9 December 1793) was the favourite of Marie Antoinette, whom she first
Isabelle de Meulan (507 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Isabelle de Meulan, Dame de Mayenne, Dame de Craon (c. 1148 – 10 May 1220) was a French noblewoman, being the daughter of Waleran de Beaumont, 1st Earl
Philippe Chinard (139 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Philippe Chinard (1205 - 1266) was a French nobleman, admiral and governor of Manfred of Sicily. After Manfred had captured some territories in Albania
William II, Count of Flanders (339 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William III (1224 – 6 June 1251) was the lord of Dampierre from 1231 and count of Flanders from 1247 until his death. He was the son of William II of Dampierre
Aimery IV of Thouars (391 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Aimery IV viscount of Thouars (c. 1024 – c. 1094) was a companion of William the Conqueror on his Invasion of England in 1066. He was the son of Geoffrey
Narjot de Toucy (died 1293) (196 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Narjot (or Narjod) de Toucy (died 1293) was the son of Philip of Toucy and of Portia de Roye. Narjot was therefore the grandson of his namesake who died
William VI, Count of Auvergne (54 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William VI of Auvergne (1096–1136) was a French count of the historically independent region of Auvergne, today in central France. He was married to Emma
Marie Charlotte de La Tour d'Auvergne (626 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Charlotte de La Tour d'Auvergne (Marie Sophie Charlotte; 20 December 1729, Paris – 6 September 1763.) was a French noblewoman and member of the House
Robert de Grandmesnil (1,462 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert de Grantmesnil (de Grandmesnil) also known as Robert II, was a Norman nobleman; a member of a prominent Norman family. He first became a monk, then
Nicolay family (1,748 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nicolay (de Nicolaÿ/Nicolaï) - refer to Nobility particle) is a European noble family of the Ancien Régime with its roots in the south of France at the
Elizabeth of Nevers (608 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Elizabeth of Nevers (born: after 24 August 1439 in Nevers; died: 21 June 1483) was Duchess of Cleves from 1455 until her death, due to her marriage with
Jean Caylar d'Anduze de Saint-Bonnet (156 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean Caylar d'Anduze de Saint-Bonnet, Marquis de Toiras (1585–1636), often just called Toiras, was a Marshal of France of the 17th century. Toiras fought
Louise de Rohan (450 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Louise de Rohan (Louise Gabrielle Julie; 11 August 1704 – 20 August 1780) was a French noblewoman and Princess of Guéméné by marriage. Born in Paris to
Roger de Montgomery, seigneur of Montgomery (825 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Roger de Montgomery (d. 7 February 1055), seigneur of Montgomery and vicomte of the Hiémois. No near-contemporary source gives Roger's parentage. The younger
Hugh I, Viscount of Châteaudun (245 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hugues (died 989 or after), Viscount of Châteaudun, son of Geoffrey I, Viscount of Châteaudun, and Ermengarde. Virtually nothing is known about his life
List of consorts of Elbeuf (10 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
None Duchess of Guise Duchess of Lorraine Duchess of Aumale