Amicie de Courtenay

Amicie de Courtenay (1253–1275) was a French noblewoman and a member of the Capetian House of Courtenay, a cadet line of the House of Capet.

Amicie de Courtenay
Born1253
Died1275 (aged 21–22)
Noble familyCapetian House of Courtenay
Spouse(s)Robert II, Count of Artois
Issue
FatherPeter of Courtenay
MotherPétronille of Joigny

Her father was Peter of Courtenay,[1] Lord of Conches and Mehun (1218-1250); he fell in the Battle of Al Mansurah during the Seventh Crusade. Amicie's mother was Pétronille of Joigny, the daughter of Gaucher de Joigny and Amicie de Montfort.[2]

She married Count Robert II of Artois (1250-1302),[1] together they had three children:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d Dunbabin 2011, p. xiii.
  2. ^ Dunbabin 2011, p. xv.

SourcesEdit

  • Dunbabin, Jean (2011). The French in the Kingdom of Sicily, 1266–1305. Cambridge University Press.