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Blanche de Artois Plantagenet
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Birth: 1248
Arras, France
Death: May 2, 1302
Paris, France

Daughter of Robert I, Count of Artois and descendant of King Henry II, by Mathilde of Brabant. Granddaughter of Henri II, Duke of Brabant.

Wife of Henri I, King of Navarre, Count of Champagen and Brie, son of Thibaut I and Marguerite, daughter of Archambaud VIII. They were married by dispensation before Feb 1269 and had one daughter, Jeanne who married Philippe IV, the King of France. Henri died in 1274 at Pamplona.

Secondly wife of Edmund of England, son of King Henry III and Eleanor of Provence. They were married in Paris shortly before 18 Jan 1276 by dispensation dated 26 Sept 1275 as they were related in the 3rd and 4th degrees. They had three sons and one daughter:
* Sir Thomas, Earl of Lancaster, Leicester and Derby
* Sir Henry, Earl of Lancaster and Leicester
* John, Seigneur of Beaufort and Nogent-l'Artaud
* Mary 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert I d'Artois (1216 - 1250)
  Matilda Brabant Chatillon (1224 - 1288)
 
 Spouses:
  Henry I of Navarre (1244 - 1274)
  Edmund Plantagenet (1245 - 1296)
 
 Children:
  Joan Of Navarre (1273 - 1305)*
  Thomas Lancaster (1277 - 1322)*
  Henry of Lancaster (1281 - 1345)*
 
 Siblings:
  Blanche de Artois Plantagenet (1248 - 1302)
  Robert II de Artois (1250 - 1302)**
  Beatrix de Chatillon (1255 - 1304)**
  Guy III de Chatillon (1258 - 1317)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Minoresses Convent
Aldgate
City of London
Greater London, England
 
Maintained by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Originally Created by: Jerry Ferren
Record added: Feb 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48692721
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In Memory Of My 18th Great Grandmother REST IN PEACE
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