Margaret of Artois

Margaret of Artois (1285–1311) was the eldest child of Philip of Artois and his wife, Blanche of Brittany. She was a member of the House of Artois. She was married to Louis d'Évreux. By her marriage, Margaret was Countess consort of Évreux.

Margaret of Artois
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Margaret of Artois
Born1285
Died1311 (aged 25–26)
Noble familyArtois
Spouse(s)Louis d'Évreux
Issue
FatherPhilip of Artois
MotherBlanche of Brittany

MarriageEdit

Margaret was married to Louis d'Évreux at the Hotel d'Evreux, in Paris, son of Philip III of France by his second wife Maria of Brabant.[1] The couple had five children, all of whom lived into adulthood and each had their own children, they were:

Margaret died in Paris and was buried in the now-demolished church of the Couvent des Jacobins with her husband and her five children. Margaret died aged twenty five or twenty six.

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SourcesEdit

  • Morrison, Elizabeth; Hedeman, Anne D., eds. (2010). Imagining the Past in France: History in Manuscript Painting, 1250-1500. J. Paul Getty Museum.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)