Walter V, Comte de Brienne et Lecce1

M, #120051, d. 15 March 1311
Last Edited=2 May 2004
     Walter V, Comte de Brienne et Lecce was the son of Hugues, Comte de Brienne et Lecce and Isabel de La Roche.1 He married Jeanne de Châtillon-Porcéan, daughter of Gaucher V de Châtillon-Porcéan, Comte de Porcéan and Isabelle de Dreux, Dame de Nesles-en-Tardenois, in 1305.1 He died on 15 March 1311, killed in action.1
     He succeeded as the Comte de Lecce in 1296.1 He succeeded as the Comte de Brienne in 1296.1 He succeeded as the Duke of Athens in 1308.1 He tried Catalin mercenaries to help recover territory in Greece, but later fell out with them. He was killed while trying to expel them, after which they seized his Duchy of Athens.1

Children of Walter V, Comte de Brienne et Lecce and Jeanne de Châtillon-Porcéan

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 227. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Jeanne de Châtillon-Porcéan1

F, #120052, d. 16 January 1354
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018
     Jeanne de Châtillon-Porcéan was the daughter of Gaucher V de Châtillon-Porcéan, Comte de Porcéan and Isabelle de Dreux, Dame de Nesles-en-Tardenois.1,2 She married Walter V, Comte de Brienne et Lecce, son of Hugues, Comte de Brienne et Lecce and Isabel de La Roche, in 1305.1 She died on 16 January 1354.1

Children of Jeanne de Châtillon-Porcéan and Walter V, Comte de Brienne et Lecce

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 227. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S8569] Ranulph Fiennes, Agincourt, My family, the battle and the fight for France (London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2014). Hereinafter cited as Agincourt.

Gaucher V de Châtillon-Porcéan, Comte de Porcéan1

M, #120053, b. between 1249 and 1255, d. 1329
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018
     Gaucher V de Châtillon-Porcéan, Comte de Porcéan was born between 1249 and 1255.2 He was the son of Gaucher IV de Châtillon, Seigneur de Crécy, de Crèvecouer, de Troissy et de Marigny and Isabeau de Villehardouin, Dame de Lézinnes.2 He married, firstly, Isabelle de Dreux, Dame de Nesles-en-Tardenois in 1280.2 He married, secondly, Hélissende de Vergy, Dame du Fay in 1301.2 He married, thirdly, Isabelle de Rumigny, Dame de Rumigny in 1313.2 He died in 1329.2
     He held the office of Constable of France.1

Children of Gaucher V de Châtillon-Porcéan, Comte de Porcéan and Hélissende de Vergy, Dame du Fay

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 227. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S8569] Ranulph Fiennes, Agincourt, My family, the battle and the fight for France (London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2014). Hereinafter cited as Agincourt.

Walter VI, Comte de Brienne et Lecce1

M, #120054, d. 19 September 1356
Last Edited=5 May 2004
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Walter VI, Comte de Brienne et Lecce was the son of Walter V, Comte de Brienne et Lecce and Jeanne de Châtillon-Porcéan.1 He married, firstly, Margaret of Taranto, daughter of Philip I, Prince of Taranto and Thamar Angelus, in December 1325.1 He married, secondly, Jeanne d'Eu, daughter of Raoul, Comte d'Eu et Guines and Jeanne de Mello, in 1344.1 He died on 19 September 1356 at Poitiers, FranceG, killed in action.1
     He was styled as Duke of Athens, however, he failed to recapture Athens in 1331-1332.1 He succeeded as the Comte de Lecce on 15 March 1311.1 He succeeded as the Comte de Brienne on 15 March 1311.1 He held the office of King of France's Lieutenant in Thiérache in 1339.1 He held the office of Lord of Florence from 1342 to 1343, elected, but then deposed.1 He fought in the Battle of Poitiers on 19 September 1356, as Constable of France, where the French were defeated by the English.1

Children of Walter VI, Comte de Brienne et Lecce and Jeanne d'Eu

Child of Walter VI, Comte de Brienne et Lecce and Margaret of Taranto

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 227. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Margaret of Taranto1

F, #120055
Last Edited=2 May 2004
     Margaret of Taranto is the daughter of Philip I, Prince of Taranto and Thamar Angelus.1 She married Walter VI, Comte de Brienne et Lecce, son of Walter V, Comte de Brienne et Lecce and Jeanne de Châtillon-Porcéan, in December 1325.1

Child of Margaret of Taranto and Walter VI, Comte de Brienne et Lecce

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 227. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]


Philip I, Prince of Taranto1

M, #120056
Last Edited=2 May 2004
     Philip I, Prince of Taranto gained the title of Prince of Taranto.1

Child of Philip I, Prince of Taranto and Thamar Angelus

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 227. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Thamar Angelus1

F, #120057
Last Edited=2 May 2004
     Thamar Angelus is the daughter of Nicephorus Angelus, Despot of Epirus.1

Child of Thamar Angelus and Philip I, Prince of Taranto

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 227. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Nicephorus Angelus, Despot of Epirus1

M, #120058
Last Edited=2 May 2004
     Nicephorus Angelus, Despot of Epirus gained the title of Despot of Epirus.1

Child of Nicephorus Angelus, Despot of Epirus

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 227. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Walter de Brienne1

M, #120059, d. 1332
Last Edited=2 May 2004
     Walter de Brienne was the son of Walter VI, Comte de Brienne et Lecce and Margaret of Taranto.1 He died in 1332, killed by the Catalans during his father's attempt to recover Athens.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 227. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Jeanne d'Eu1

F, #120060, d. 6 July 1389
Last Edited=5 May 2004
     Jeanne d'Eu was the daughter of Raoul, Comte d'Eu et Guines and Jeanne de Mello.1 She married, firstly, Walter VI, Comte de Brienne et Lecce, son of Walter V, Comte de Brienne et Lecce and Jeanne de Châtillon-Porcéan, in 1344.1 She married, secondly, Louis d'Evreux, Comte d'Etampes in 1357.1 She died on 6 July 1389.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 227. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]