Name: Mary of Enghien
Birth: BET 1367 AND 1370 in Enghien, Hainaut, Belgium 1
Death: 9 MAY 1446 1
Mary of Enghien, also Maria d'Enghien, (1367 or 1370 – 9 May 1446) was Cou ntess of Lecce from 1384 to 1446, and, by her second marriage, Queen of Na ples and titular Queen of Sicily, Jerusalem, and Hungary (1406–1414).
She was the daughter of John of Enghien, Count of Castro, and Sancia Del B alzo. Her father was the third son of Isabella of Brienne (who died in 136 0) and her husband Walter of Enghien (who had died in 1345).
Mary lived a long life, dying at the age of 78. She witnessed the marria ge of her granddaughter Isabella of Taranto, daughter of Tristan and Cathe rine and an heiress of remarkable feudal possessions in Southern Ital y, to Ferdinand of Aragon in 1444. He was the bastard son of King Alfon so V of Aragon, who had conquered Southern Italy in 1441.
Father: John of Enghien b: 1325 in Enghien, Hainaut, Belgium
Mother: Sancia Del Balzo b: ABT 1336 in Andria, Apulia, Italy
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