Person:Louis I, Count of Montpensier (1)

Louis I de Bourbon, Count of Montpensier
b.1405
d.May 1486
Facts and Events
Name Louis I de Bourbon, Count of Montpensier
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1405 House of Bourbon-Montpensier
Marriage 8 Dec 1426 to Jeanne , comtesse de Clermont
Marriage 5 Feb 1442 to Gabrielle de la Tour
Marriage Contract 15 Feb 1443 to Gabrielle de la Tour
Death[1] May 1486


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Louis de Bourbon (1405 – May 1486) was the third son of John I, Duke of Bourbon and Marie de Berry, Duchess d'Auvergne. He was Count of Montpensier, Clermont-en-Auvergne and Sancerre and Dauphin of Auvergne and was a younger brother of Charles I of Bourbon. He founded the Bourbon-Montpensier branch of the House of Bourbon, who would eventually take over the Duchy in 1505.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Louis I, Count of Montpensier, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
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  3.   Louis I de Bourbon, Comte de Montpensier, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.