Name: LOUIS VII (THE YOUNGER)
Suffix: , King of France
Birth: BET 1119 AND 1120 in Reims, Marne, France
Death of spouse Constance /DE CASTILE/ 4 OCT 1160
Death: 13 SEP 1180 in Paris, Ville-de-Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Buried at Barbeaux Monastery.
Died 18 September 1180.
E. Hallam 1995, The Plantagenet Chronicles. King of France 1137 -
Randy Wilson, Overview Chart of Lineal Ancestors of King Edward
of England and Philippa of Hainault.
Ancestors of Michael David Smart, http://www.familytreemaker.com/,
September 1998. Died 18 September 1180. Married Alice, Countess of
Champagne, on 13 November 1160.
GenServ database SMIA7MT, December 1998. Died 18 September 1180.
Marriage to Adela on 13 November 1160.
John E. Morby 1989, Dynasties of the World, p. 77, France, The
Kingdom of France. Capetian House. Co-regent 1131. Ruler 1137 -
Father: LOUIS VI (THE FAT) b: BET 1077 AND 1081 in Herbst, France
Mother: ALIX (ADELAIDE OR ALICE) b: 1092 in Paris, Ville-de-Paris, Ile-de-France, France
ELEANOR b: 1122 in Chateau de Belin-Beliet, Gironde, Aquitaine, France
22 JUL 1137
in Poitiers, Poitou, Aquitaine, France
First marriage of Eleanor. First marriage of Louis.
E. Hallam 1995, The Plantagenet Chronicles. Married in Poitiers
Cathedral. Two daughters were born of this union in 1145 and 1149.
Married Bordeaux Cathedral, Bordeaux, Gascony, France.
21 MAR 1152
Marriage annulled in 1151. Divoce granted 21 March 1152 by four
French archbisops, on grounds of consanguinity. She was suspected of
adultery with her uncle Raymond of Antioch.
- MARIE b: 1145 in France
- Alice (Alace or ALIX) b: 1149
Constance DE CASTILE b: ABT 1133 in Castile, Spain
BET 1153 AND 1154
- Note: Second marriage of Louis.
- Margaret (Marguerite) DE FRANCE b: 1158
- Alice (Adelaide) b: 1160
ADELA (ALIX or ALICE) DE CHAMPAGNE b: ABT 1140 in Blois, Loir-et-Cher, France
18 OCT 1160
Third marriage of Louis. The marriage took place within two weeks of
the death of Louis' second wife Constance. Samson, Archbishop of
Reims, refused to sanctify the marriage on grounds that the marriage
of Adela's sister with the king's brother Phillip has been dissolved
on grounds of consanguinity.
13 November 1160.
- PHILIPPE II AUGUSTUS b: 22 AUG 1165 in Paris, Ville-de-Paris, Ile-de-France, France
- ALIX (ALICE) b: ABT 1170 in France
- Agnes (Anna) DE FRANCE b: 1171 in Paris, Ville-de-Paris, Ile-de-France, France