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 Renée de France

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Renée de France

Birth
Blois, Departement du Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France
Death 12 Jun 1574 (aged 63)
Montargis, Departement du Loiret, Centre, France
Burial Montargis, Departement du Loiret, Centre, France
Memorial ID 97188377 View Source
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French Nobility. Renée de Valois-Orléans, Duchess of Chartres and Montargis. Renée was the second daughter of King Louis XII of France and Anne de Bretagne, after her father's death in 1515, was greeted at the court of her brother-in-law Francis I. On June 28, 1528 in Paris, Renée married the Duke Ercole II d'Este, bringing in dowry the Duchy of Chartres, the county of Gisors the lands of the Castle of Montargis and thus becoming Countess of Ferrara. After the death of Ercole II in 1559, she preferred to leave Ferrara and moved at her castle of Montargis in France where died in 1574.

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  • Originally Created by: Ruggero
  • Added: 16 Sep 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 97188377
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/97188377/ren%C3%A9e-de_france : accessed ), memorial page for Renée de France (25 Oct 1510–12 Jun 1574), Find a Grave Memorial ID 97188377, citing Montargis Abbey, Montargis, Departement du Loiret, Centre, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave .