Biography. Marie married Louis I, son of John II of France, in 1360. Throughout their marriage his official titles increased, though he would never actually rule the Kingdom of Naples. After his death in 1384, most of the towns in Provence revolted against her son, Louis II. Marie pawned her valuables and raised an army.
The marriage was meant to seal a lasting peace between England, Normandy (an English possession since William I) and Anjou. She was eleven years older than Geoffrey, and very proud of her status as dowager empress (as opposed to being a mere countess ), and which she kept for the remainder of her life.
She married John II, Duke of Bourbon, in 1447. They had no children. They had no children. She was the owner of the book of hours of Joan of France , now in the Bibliothèque nationale de France and classified as a national treasure of France .
The marriage of John, Viscount of Melun, to Jeanne, the only heiress of the county of Tancarville, ensured that the Melun-Tancarville party remained loyal to John, while Geoffroy d'Harcourt continued to act as defender for Norman freedoms and thus of the reforming party.
Marie was a descendant of John II of France, of the House of Valois and of Saint Louis. Because of the Montpensier's fortune, of which Marie was the only heiress, and despite the aversion shown by Gaston toward this arranged marriage, Louis XIII and Richelieu were determined the marriage would take place.
John I (27 December 1350 – 19 May 1396), called by posterity the Hunter or the Lover of Elegance, but the Abandoned in his lifetime, was the King of Aragon from 1387 until his death. John I Tomb effigies of John and his queen, Violant (Yolanda), in the monastery of Poblet
John married Margaret of Bavaria, daughter of Albrecht of Bavaria, Count of Holland and Hainaut, while at the same time his sister Margaret of Burgundy married Albrecht's son William in order to consolidate John's position in the Low Countries.
Marie of Berry (1375–1434), who succeeded him as Duchess of Auvergne and married first Louis III of Châtillon, then Philip of Artois, Count of Eu and finally John I, Duke of Bourbon John de Valois, Count of Montpensier , (1375/1376–1397), first married Catherine of France , daughter of Charles V, King of France ; and later married Anne de Bourbon
Jutta was married to John, Duke of Normandy on 28 July 1332 at the Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame, Melun. She was 17 years old, and the future king was 13. Her name Jutta (or Guta), translatable into English as Good (in the feminine case), was changed by the time of her marriage to Bonne (French) or Bona (Latin).
May 04, 2019 · John II of Anjou and King of Naples (1425 – 16 December 1470), married Marie de Bourbon, daughter of Charles I, Duke of Bourbon, by whom he had issue. He also had several illegitimate children. Louis (16 October 1427 – between 22 May and 16 October 1444), Marquis of Pont-à-Mousson and Lieutenant General of Lorraine.