Agnes of France, Duchess of Burgundy

Agnes of France (c. 1260 – 19 December 1327) was Duchess of Burgundy by marriage to Robert II, Duke of Burgundy. She served as regent of Burgundy during the minority of her son in 1306–1311.

Agnes of France
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Duchess consort of Burgundy
Bornc. 1260
Died19 December 1327 (aged 66–67)
Château de Lantenay
SpouseRobert II, Duke of Burgundy
IssueHugh V
Blanche, Countess of Savoy
Margaret, Queen of France
Joan, Queen of France
Odo IV
Louis, King of Thessalonica
Mary, Countess of Bar
Robert, Count of Tonnerre
FatherLouis IX of France
MotherMargaret of Provence
ReligionRoman Catholicism


She was the youngest daughter of Louis IX of France and Margaret of Provence.[1] She was the youngest of eleven children, eight of whom lived to adulthood.

She married Robert II, Duke of Burgundy[2] in 1279, and became the mother of eight children.

On the death of her husband in 1306, Agnes served as regent of Burgundy for her minor son Hugh until he reached adulthood in 1311.

She died at Côte d'Or, December 1327, and is buried at Abbaye de Cîteaux.



  1. ^ Topping 1974, p. 738.
  2. ^ a b Topping 1974, p. 109.


  • Topping, Peter (1974). "The Morea, 1364-1460". In Hazard, Harry W. (ed.). A History of the Crusades. The University of Wisconsin Press.

Agnes of France, Duchess of Burgundy
Born: c. 1260 Died: 19 December 1327
Royal titles
Preceded by Duchess consort of Burgundy
Succeeded by