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Louis VII "the Young", King of France

Louis VII "the Young", King of France

Male 1120 - 1180  (60 years)

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  • Name Louis VII  

    • House of Capet
    Born 1120  [1, 2, 4
    Reign From 1137 to 1180  [1
    Crowned 25 Dec 1137  [1, 2
    Died 18 Sep 1180  Paris, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Buried —  Basilica of Saint-Denis, St. Denis, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Siblings 3 Siblings 
    Person ID I2819  | Roy Line, Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2021 

    Father Louis VI "le Gros", King of France,   b. 1077,   d. 1 Aug 1137, Château-Bethizy, Paris, Île-de-France, France (no longer exists) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Adelaide of Maurienne,   b. 1092,   d. 18 Nov 1154  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 1115 
    Family ID F2213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Eleanor of Aquitaine, Dutchess of Aquitaine,   b. 1123, probably Bordeaux, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1204, Palace of Poitiers, Poitiers, Poitou, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 25 Jul 1137  Bordeaux, Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5
    Age at Marriage He was 17 years - She was 14 years 
    Divorced 18 Mar 1152  [1, 2, 4, 5, 6
    Children
    +1. Marie of France, Princess of France,   b. 1145, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1198  (Age 53 years)
     
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F2208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Constance of Castile,   d. 4 Oct 1160 
    Married 1154  [1, 2
    Age at Marriage He was 34 years - She was ?? 
    Children 2 children 
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F2212  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Adelaide of Blois,   b. About 1140,   d. 24 Jun 1206, Paris, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 13 Nov 1160  [1, 2, 4
    Age at Marriage He was 40 years - She was 20 years 
    Children
    +1. Philip II "Augustus", King of France,   b. 21 Aug 1165, Gonesse, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1223, Nantes, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F2210  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married Type: They were not married 
    Children
     1. Agnes of France,   b. 1171,   d. Abt 1240  (Age 69 years)  [Natural]
     
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F2211  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jul 1137 - Bordeaux, Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Sep 1180 - Paris, Île-de-France, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - — - Basilica of Saint-Denis, St. Denis, Île-de-France, France Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Louis VII in Battle
    Louis VII in Battle

  • Sources 
    1. [S60] Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa Fourth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002).

    2. [S59] Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 Fifth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1982).

    3. [S2000] ------------- Sources Below not Reviewed -------------.

    4. [S63] von Redlisch, Marcellus Donald Alexander R. Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants volume 1 , (Cottonport, Louisiana: Order of the Crown of Charlemagne, 1941).

    5. [S1461] Burke, John and John Bernard Burke. The Royal Families of England, Scotland and Wales with their Descendants, Sovereigns and Subjects , (London: E. Churton, 1848).

    6. [S307] Richardson, Douglas. Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004).