Jean of Bourbon-La Marche (Jean VIII, Count of Vendôme) (died January 6, 1477) was a French nobleman, son of Louis I, Count of Vendôme. Events 1066 - Harold Godwinson is crowned King of England. 1205 - Philip of Swabia becomes King Louis of Bourbon-La Marche (Louis I Count of Vendôme (1376 &ndash December 21, 1446, Tours) younger son of John I Count of La Marche and He was a courtier of King Charles VII of France and fought the English in Normandy and Guyenne. Charles VII (22 February 1403 – 22 July 1461 called the Victorious (le Victorieux or the Well-Served (le Bien-Servi was King of France from 1422 Normandy (Normandie Norman: Normaundie) is a geographical region corresponding to the former Duchy of Normandy. Aquitaine (Aquitània Akitania archaic Guyenne / Guienne (Occitan Guiana) is one of the 26 Regions of France, in the south-western part of He attached himself to King Louis XI, but was not in his royal favor. Louis XI ( July 3, 1423 – August 30, 1483) called the Prudent (le Prudent and the Universal Spider ( Middle He withdrew to the Chateau of Lavardin and completed its construction.
In 1454, he married Isabelle de Beauvau, daughter of Louis de Beauvau, Seneschal of Anjou and Marguerite de Chambley. They had eight children:
Jean also had two illegitimate sons:
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1446 – 1477
François, Count of Vendôme
François of Bourbon-La Marche (François I Count of Vendôme (1470 &ndash October 30, 1495) was a French nobleman Jeanne de Bourbon (1465 &ndash 22 January, 1511) was the maternal grandmother of the famous French queen Catherine de' Medici (1519-1589 Fontevraud-l'Abbaye is a commune of the Maine-et-Loire département, in France. In Common law, legitimacy is the status of a Child that is born to parents who are legally married to one another or that is born shortly after the Louis of Bourbon-La Marche (Louis I Count of Vendôme (1376 &ndash December 21, 1446, Tours) younger son of John I Count of La Marche and Count of Vendôme, and later Duke of Vendôme, were French titles of nobility François of Bourbon-La Marche (François I Count of Vendôme (1470 &ndash October 30, 1495) was a French nobleman