Matilda of Carinthia

Matilda of Carinthia (Mathilde of Sponheim; died 13 December 1160 or 1161) was a daughter of Engelbert, Duke of Carinthia[1] and his wife Uta of Passau. She married Theobald II, Count of Champagne in 1123.[2]

Matilda of Carinthia
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Countess of Chartres appealing to Louis the Fat
Died13 December 1160 or 1161
Spouse(s)Theobald II, Count of Champagne
FatherEngelbert, Duke of Carinthia
MotherUta of Passau

Her children with Theobald were:

Matilda was the maternal grandmother of Philip II of France.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Chibnall 2002, p. 42-43.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Cline 2007, p. 501-502.
  3. ^ Evergates 2016, p. x.
  4. ^ a b Fassler 2010, p. 457.
  5. ^ Baldwin 2002, p. 46.

SourcesEdit

  • Baldwin, John W. (2002). Aristocratic Life in Medieval France. Johns Hopkins University.
  • Chibnall, Marjorie, ed. (2002). The Ecclesiastical History of Orderic Vitalis. Vol. VI Book XI. Clarendon Press Texts. |volume= has extra text (help)
  • Cline, Ruth Harwood (2007). "Abbot Hugh: An Overlooked Brother of Henry I, Count of Champagne". The Catholic Historical Review. Catholic University of America Press. Vol. 93, No. 3 July. |volume= has extra text (help)
  • Evergates, Theodore (2016). Henry the Liberal: Count of Champagne, 1127-1181. University of Pennsylvania Press.
  • Fassler, Margot Elsbeth (2010). The Virgin of Chartres: Making History Through Liturgy and the Arts. Yale University Press.