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Marie of Orléans (19 December/September 1457 – 1493) was the elder sister of King Louis XII of France. Due to her marriage to John of Foix, she was Countess of Étampes and Viscountess of Narbonne.
Marie was the eldest daughter of Charles, Duke of Orléans, and his third wife Marie of Cleves. After a previous betrothal to Peter II, Duke of Bourbon, she married John of Foix on 8 September 1476.
- Marie of Orléans (1457–1493), in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
- Anselme (de Sainte-Marie). Histoire généalogique de la maison royale de France, des pairs et grands officiers de la Couronne. (Paris: la Compagnie des Libraires, 1726-1733), 1:208.
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 MARIE d'Orléans, in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.