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  • ID: I33418
  • Name: *Louis of Enghien
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 1327 in Enghien, Hainaut, Belgium
  • Death: 17 MAR 1394 in Conversano, Puglia, Italy 1
  • Occupation: BET 1381 AND 1394 Lord of Enghien 1
  • Occupation: BET 1381 AND 1394 Count of Brienne 1
  • Occupation: BET 1381 AND 1394 Duke of Athens 1
  • Note:
    Louis of Enghien (d. March 17, 1394, Conversano) titular Duke of Athens, Count of Brienne and Lord of Enghien 1381–1394, Count of Conversano 1356–13 94. His coat-of-arms was "Enghien (gyronny of eight argent and sable crusilly or), a label gules bezantee".

    Louis was the fourth son of Walter III of Enghien and Isabella of Brienn e. When his mother divided the inheritance of his uncle Walter VI of Brien ne among her sons, he received the title of Count of Conversano. In 137 0, he and his brothers, including John of Enghien, wrote to the Doge of Ve nice to request Venetian aid in reclaiming Athens from the Catalan Compan y, but help was not forthcoming. On the death of his childless nephew Walt er V of Enghien in 1381, he also became titular Duke of Athens, Count of B rienne and Lord of Enghien. He married Giovanna of Sanseverino, and they h ad four daughters: Marguerite, Yolande, Isabelle, and Helene. On his dea th on March 17, 1394, his titles were inherited by his eldest daughter, Ma rguerite (born 1365). In 1380, Marguerite married John of Luxembourg, Si re of Beauvois (died 1397), son of Guy of Luxembourg and Mahaut of Châtill on, by whom she had issue, including Peter of Luxembourg, Count of St. Po l, of Brienne and of Conversano, and John II of Luxembourg, Count of Lign y. Peter married in his own turn, Margaret de Baux, by whom he had nine ch ildren. Peter and Margaret were the maternal grandparents of Queen conso rt Elizabeth Woodville and the ancestors of Mary, Queen of Scots.
    (Wikipedia)




    Father: Walter III of Enghien b: 5 JUN 1302 in Conversano, Puglia, Italy
    Mother: *Isabella de Brienne b: 1306 in Brienne-le-Château, Aube, Champagne, France

    Marriage 1 Giovanna Sanseverino b: in Marsico, Potenza, Basilicata, Italy
      Children
      1. Has No Children Yolande of Enghien b: in Enghien, Hainaut, Belgium
      2. Has No Children Helene of Enghien b: in Enghien, Hainaut, Belgium
      3. Has No Children Isabelle of Enghien b: in Enghien, Hainaut, Belgium
      4. Has No Children Antoine of Enghien b: in Enghien, Hainaut, Belgium
      5. Has Children *Marguerite of Enghien b: 1365 in Enghien, Hainaut, Belgium

      Sources:
      1. Title: Wikipedia
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