Louis VIII

Male 1187 - 1226  (39 years)


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  • Name Louis VIII   [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 3 Sep 1187  Paris, Isle De France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As "the Lion" 
    Birth 05 Sep 1187  Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Fact Between 1223 and 1226  King of France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Crowned 06 Aug 1223  Rheims Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Name Louis VIII The Lion  [1, 4
    Died 08 Nov 1226  Montpensier, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Buried St Denis, Isle De France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I23149  Main Tree
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2016 

    Father Philippe II Augustus,   b. 22 Aug 1165, Gonesse near Paris Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1223, Mantes, Isle De France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Isabelle Of HAINAULT,   b. Apr 1170, Valenciennes, Flandres Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1190, Paris, Isle De France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 19 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 28 Apr 1180  Bapaume, Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Family ID F03682  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Blanche Of CASTILE,   b. Bef 04 Mar 1188, Chateau De Palencia, Valencia, Almohadi, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1252, Palais Du Louvre, Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 64 years) 
    Married 23 May 1200  Near Pont-Audemer, Normandy Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Children 
     1. Daughter Princess Of FRANCE,   b. 1205  [Natural]
     2. Philippe Prince Of FRANCE,   b. 09 Sep 1209, Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1218  (Age 8 years)  [Natural]
     3. Louis IX,   b. 25 Apr 1215, Poissy, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1270, In battle, Near Tunis, Tunisia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [Birth]
     4. Robert I Count Of ARTOIS,   b. Sep 1216, Paris, Isle De France, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Feb 1250, Mansoure, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years)  [Birth]
     5. Philippe Prince Of FRANCE,   b. Abt 1218, Paris, Isle De France, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1220  (Age ~ 2 years)  [Natural]
     6. John Prince Of FRANCE,   b. Sep 1219, Paris, Isle De France, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1232  (Age ~ 12 years)  [Natural]
     7. Alphonso Prince Of FRANCE,   b. 11 Nov 1220, Paris, Isle De France, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1271, Corneto Castle, Corneto, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)  [Natural]
     8. Philippe Dagobert Prince Of FRANCE,   b. 20 Feb 1222, Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1232  (Age 9 years)  [Natural]
     9. Isabella Princess Of FRANCE,   b. Mar 1224, Paris, Isle De France, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1269  (Age ~ 44 years)  [Natural]
     10. Charles I,   b. 21 Mar 1226/7, Paris, Isle De France, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jan 1285, Foggia Castle, Foggia, Apulia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)  [Birth]
     11. Stephen Prince Of FRANCE  [Natural]
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F03630  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsFact - Between 1223 and 1226 - King of France Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S01910] Blood Royal, Issue of the Kings and Queens of Medieval England 1066-1399 by. T. Anna Leese.

    2. [S03483] The Spear and the Spindle: Ancestors of Sir Francis Bryan (d. 1550), Kt.

    3. [S03311] Royalty For Commoners - Fourth Edition, Roderick W. Stuart, (Name: Name: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc;;).

    4. [S5840] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonist Who Came to America before 1700, Frederick Lewis Weis.