Person:Charles, Count of Angoulême (1)

Charles d'Orléans, comte d'Angoulême
d.1 Jan 1495/96
  1. Marguerite d'Orléans - 1549
  2. François I , roi de France - 1547
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  • W.  Antoinette de Polignac (add)
  1. Jeanne of Angouleme - aft 1531
Facts and Events
Name Charles d'Orléans, comte d'Angoulême
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1459
Marriage Contract 16 Feb 1487 Paris, Paris, Franceto Louise of Savoy
Death[1][2] 1 Jan 1495/96
Reference Number? Q526128?

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Charles d'Orléans, Count of Angoulême (1459 – 1 January 1496) was a member of the French Orléans family descended from Louis I de Valois, Duke of Orléans, who was the son of Charles V of France. He was the son of John, Count of Angoulême and Marguerite de Rohan, and was Count of Angoulême from 1467-1496. He married the 11 year-old, Louise of Savoy, daughter of Philip the Landless and Margaret of Bourbon, on 16 February 1488. They had two children:

Charles also had two illegitimate daughters by his mistress Antoinette de Polignac, Dame de Combronde, who was his wife's lady-in-waiting:

He also had an illegitimate daughter by mistress Jeanne Le Conte:

  • Souveraine d'Angoulême (died 23 February 1551), married Michel III de Gaillard, Seigneur de Chilly.
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  1. 1.0 1.1 Charles, Count of Angoulême, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2. 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), 1:210.