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 Chastillon, daughter of Gaucher V de Chastillon, Comte de Porcean, 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 Chastillon

Citations

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

Jeanne de Chastillon1

F, #120052, d. 16 January 1354
Last Edited=2 May 2004
     Jeanne de Chastillon was the daughter of Gaucher V de Chastillon, Comte de Porcean.1 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 Chastillon 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]

Gaucher V de Chastillon, Comte de Porcean1

M, #120053
Last Edited=2 May 2004
     Gaucher V de Chastillon, Comte de Porcean held the office of Constable of France.1 He gained the title of Comte de Porcean.1

Child of Gaucher V de Chastillon, Comte de Porcean

Citations

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

Walter VI, Comte de Brienne et Lecce1

M, #120054, d. 19 September 1356
Last Edited=5 May 2004
     Walter VI, Comte de Brienne et Lecce was the son of Walter V, Comte de Brienne et Lecce and Jeanne de Chastillon.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 Chastillon, 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 Chastillon, 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]