Princess of Taranto

This is a list of the Princesses of Taranto, a principality in Southern Italy.

Countess consort of TarantoEdit

Princess consort of TarantoEdit

House of Hauteville, 1088–1194Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
  Constance of France Philip I of France
(Capet)
1078 25 March/26 May 1106 3 March 1111
husband's death
14 September 1126 Bohemond I
  Alice of Jerusalem Baldwin II of Jerusalem
(Rethel)
1110 Autumn 1126 1128
Taranto conquered by Sicily
1136–1151 Bohemond II
  Elvira of Castile Alfonso VI of Castile
(Jiménez)
1100 1117 1128
husband's conquest
1132
title passed to son
8 February 1135 Roger I
  Joan of England Henry II of England
(Plantagenet)
October 1165 13 February 1177 11 November 1189
husband's death
4 September 1199 William II
  Sibylla of Acerra Roger, Count of Acerra
(Medania)
1153 1189
husband's ascension
20 February 1194
husband's death
1205 Tancred II

House of Hohenstaufen, 1194–1266Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
  Beatrice of Provence Raymond Berenguer IV, Count of Provence
(Barcelona)
1234 31 January 1246 26 February 1266
husband's ascession
23 September 1267 Charles I
  Margaret of Burgundy Odo, Count of Nevers
(Burgundy)
1250 18 November 1268 7 January 1285
husband's death
4 September 1308
  Maria of Hungary Stephen V of Hungary
(Árpád)
1257 May/June 1270 7 January 1285
husband's ascession
4 February 1294
title passed to son
25 March 1323 Charles II
Thamar Angelina Komnene Michael II Komnenos Doukas
(Komnenodoukai)
13 August 1294 1309
repudiated
1311 Philip I
  Catherine of Valois Charles, Count of Valois
(Valois)
before 15 April 1303 30 July 1313 26 December 1331
husband's death
October 1346
  Joan I of Naples Charles, Duke of Calabria
(Anjou-Naples)
1328 20 August 1346/7 26 May 1362
husband's death
12 May 1382 Louis
  Maria of Calabria Charles, Duke of Calabria
(Anjou-Naples)
May 1329 April 1355 26 May 1362
husband's accession
20 May 1366 Philip II
  Elizabeth of Slavonia Stephen, Duke of Slavonia
(Anjou-Hungary)
1352 20 October 1370 25 November 1374
husband's death
before 1380

Capetian House of Anjou, 1266–1374Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
  Beatrice of Provence Raymond Berenguer IV, Count of Provence
(Barcelona)
1234 31 January 1246 26 February 1266
husband's ascession
23 September 1267 Charles I
  Margaret of Burgundy Odo, Count of Nevers
(Burgundy)
1250 18 November 1268 7 January 1285
husband's death
4 September 1308
  Maria of Hungary Stephen V of Hungary
(Árpád)
1257 May/June 1270 7 January 1285
husband's ascession
4 February 1294
title passed to son
25 March 1323 Charles II
Thamar Angelina Komnene Nikephoros I Komnenos Doukas
(Komnenodoukai)
13 August 1294 1309
repudiated
1311 Philip I
  Catherine of Valois Charles, Count of Valois
(Valois)
before 15 April 1303 30 July 1313 26 December 1331
husband's death
October 1346
  Joan I of Naples Charles, Duke of Calabria
(Anjou-Naples)
1328 20 August 1346/7 26 May 1362
husband's death
12 May 1382 Louis
  Maria of Calabria Charles, Duke of Calabria
(Anjou-Naples)
May 1329 April 1355 26 May 1362
husband's accession
20 May 1366 Philip II
  Elizabeth of Slavonia Stephen, Duke of Slavonia
(Anjou-Hungary)
1352 20 October 1370 25 November 1374
husband's death
before 1380

House of Baux, 1374–1383Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
  Agnes of Durazzo Charles, Duke of Durazzo
(Anjou-Durazzo)
1345 1382 7 July 1383
husband's death
15 July 1388 James of Baux

House of Welf, 1383–1393Edit

House of Orsini, 1393–1406Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
Mary of Enghien John of Enghien, Count of Castro
(Enghien)
1367/70 1384 1393
husband's accession
17 January 1406
husband's death
9 May 1446 Raimondo del Balzo Orsini

Capetian House of Anjou, 1406–1414Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
Mary of Enghien John of Enghien, Count of Castro
(Enghien)
1367/70 23 April 1407 6 August 1414
husband's death
9 May 1446 Ladislaus

Capetian House of Anjou, 1414–1420Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
  Joan II of Naples John of Enghien, Count of Castro
(Anjou-Durazzo)
25 June 1373 10 August 1415 1420
revert to the Orsinis
2 February 1435 James II

House of Orsini, 1420–1463Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
  Anna Colonna Lorenzo Onofrio Colonna
(Colonna)
1417 1420
husband's accession
15 November 1463
husband's death
Giovanni Antonio del Balzo Orsini

House of Clermont, 1463–1465Edit

House of Trastámara, 1465–1501Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
Isabella del Balzo Pietro del Balzo, 4tb Duke of Andria 28 November 1486 7 September 1496
husband's accession
1501
husband's desposition
1533 Frederick

Titular Princess consort of TarantoEdit

House of Trastámara, 1501–1506Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
Isabella del Balzo Pietro del Balzo, 4tb Duke of Andria 28 November 1486 1501
husband's desposition
9 November 1504
husband's death
1533 Frederick

House of Laval, 1506–1554Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
  Anne de Laval Guy XVI, Count of Laval 23 Sep 1505 23 Jan 1521 1554 François II de La Trémoille

House of La Trémoille, 1554–1971Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
  Jeanne de Montmorency Anne de Montmorency
(Montmorency)
1528 29 June 1549 1554
husband's accession
25 March 1577
husband's death
3 October 1596 Louis III
  Countess Charlotte Brabantina of Nassau William the Silent
(Montmorency)
17 September 1580 11 March 1598 25 October 1604
husband's death
August 1631 Claude
  Marie de La Tour d'Auvergne Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne, Duke of Bouillon
(La Tour d'Auvergne)
17 January 1601 19 January 1619 24 May 1665 Henri III
  Madeleine de Créquy, Princess of Poix Charles III de Créquy
(Créquy)
1662 3 April 1675 12 August 1707 Charles Belgique Hollande
Marie-Madeleine Motier de La Fayette Rene-Armand, marquis de La Fayette
(La Fayette)
1691 13 April 1706 1 June 1709
husband's accession
1717 Charles Louis Bretagne
  Marie Hortense de La Tour d'Auvergne Emmanuel Théodose de La Tour d'Auvergne, Duke of Bouillon
(La Tour d'Auvergne)
27 January 1704 29 January 1725 23 May 1741
husband's death
? Charles Louis Bretagne
  Marie-Genevieve de Durfort, Mademoiselle de Randan Guy-Michel de Durfort, Duc of Lorges and Randan
(Durfort)
3 February 1735 18 February 1751 10 December 1762 Jean Bretagne Charles
  Princess Marie-Maximilienne of Salm-Kyrburg Philip Joseph, Prince of Salm-Kyrburg
(Salm-Kyrburg)
1744 27 June 1763 13 July 1790
  Louise Emmanuelle de Châtillon Louis Gaucher, duc de Châtillon
(Châtillon)
3 July 1763 10 July 1781 19 May 1792
husband's accession
4 July 1814 Charles Bretagne Marie
Marie Virginie de Saint-Didier Count Antoine de Saint-Didier
(Saint-Didier)
? 9 June 1817 16 January 1829
Joséphine Walsh de Serrant Antoine de Walsh-Serrant, Count de Serrant
(Walsh-Serrant)
7 March 1810 14 September 1830 10 November 1839
husband's death
10 September 1887
Marguerite Tanneguy de Duchatel Count Charles Marie Tanneguy-Duchâtel
(Tanneguy-Duchâtel)
16 December 1840 2 July 1862 4 July 1911
husband's death
19 September 1913 Louis Charles
Hélène Pillet-Will Count Frédéric Pillet-Will
(Pillet-Will)
27 January 1875 1 February 1892 4 July 1911
husband's accession
17 June 1921
husband's death
24 March 1964 Louis Charles Marie

House of Ligne-La Trémoille, since 1971Edit

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Princess Ceased to be Princess Death Spouse
Maria del Rosario de Lambertye-Gerbeviller Marquis Charles Edmond de Lambertye de Gerbevillers
(Lambertye-Gerbeviller)
14 October 1922 11 March 1942 27 October 1971
husband's accession
9 July 2005
husband's death
Jean Charles
Princess Alyette de Croÿ Prince Rodolphe de Croÿ
(Croÿ)
13 July 1951 23 January 1976 9 July 2005
husband's accession
Incumbent Charles-Antoine

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