Hugh V, Duke of Burgundy
Hugh V of Burgundy (1294 – 9 May 1315) was Duke of Burgundy between 1306 and 1315.
Seal of Hugh V of Burgundy:SIGILLUM HUGONIS DUCIS BURGUNDIE
|Duke of Burgundy|
|Reign||1306 - 1315|
|Died||9 May 1315|
|Father||Robert II, Duke of Burgundy|
|Mother||Agnes of France|
Hugh was betrothed to Catherine of Valois in 1302, but the betrothal was broken off 30 September 1312, and he had no known descendants. He was involved in the Crusader movement and was also titular King of Thessalonica, a title he sold in 1313 to his brother Louis in exchange for the latter's rights to Burgundy. He was succeeded by his younger brother Odo IV, Duke of Burgundy.
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|Ancestors of Hugh V, Duke of Burgundy|
- The Morea:1311-1364, Peter Topping, A History of the Crusades: The Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries, Vol. III, ed. Harry W. Hazard, (University of Wisconsin Press, 1975), 109.
- The Morea:1311-1364, Peter Topping, A History of the Crusades: The Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries, Vol. III, 115, 769.