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Duchess of Burgundy Yolande of Dreux
25 generations from the origin. Great x 23 grandmother.
Birth: 1212, ;
Death: 1248; ;
Age: 36

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  • Duchess consort of Burgundy - Dates: 1218-1248


Yolande of Dreux (1212–1248) was Duchess of Burgundy as the first wife of Hugh IV of Burgundy (duke of Burgundy between 1218 and 1271).[1]

She was the daughter of Count Robert III "Gasteblé" of Dreux[1] and of Braine, and his wife Alianor de St. Valéry.

Yolande's children with Hugh IV of Burgundy included:
  • Margaret, Lady of Molinot (1229–1277), who married 1st(after 1239) William III (d. 1256), lors of Mont St Jean and 2nd Guy VI (d. 1263), viscount of Limoges
  • Odo, count of Nevers and Auxerre (1230–1266)[2]
  • John (1231–1268), who married Agnes and had Beatrice of Burgundy, heiress of Bourbon
  • Alice (1233–1273), who married Henry III, Duke of Brabant
  • Robert II, Duke of Burgundy (1248–1306)[2]

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Count of Dreux and Braine Robert III
1185 - 1234
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Primary or Last Marriage:
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Duke of Burgundy Hugh IV Capet
Mar 9, 1213 - Oct 27, 1271
Duchess of Brabant Alice Capet
Great x 22 grandmother
c. 1230 - c. 1270
Duke of Burgundy Robert II
Great x 22 grandfather
1248 - Mar 21, 1306
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