Person:Jean VIII, Count of Vendôme (1)

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Name Jean , Count de Vendome II
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1428 Chateau De Lavardin, Vendôme, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, FranceHouse of Bourbon-La Marche
Marriage Cohabitation?
to Philippine , de Gournay
Marriage 09 NOV 1454 to Isabelle de Beauvau
Death[1] 6 Jan 1478 Chateau de Lavardin, Vendome, France
Reference Number? Q556917?


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John VIII de Bourbon (1425 - 6 January 1477) was Count of Vendôme from 1466 until his death. A member of the House of Bourbon, he was the son and successor of Louis, Count of Vendôme. As a courtier of King Charles VII of France, he fought the English in Normandy and Guyenne. He attached himself to King Louis XI, but was not in royal favor. He withdrew to the Château of Lavardin and completed its construction.

In 1454, he married Isabelle de Beauvau, daughter of Louis de Beauvau, Marshal of Provence and Marguerite de Chambley. They had eight children:

Jean also had two illegitimate sons:

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Jean VIII, Count of Vendôme, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.