Eudes II Comte de Blois
- Born: Abt 990, Penthievre
- Marriage: Ermengarde de Auvergne 160,180,1002
- Died: 15 Nov 1037, Champagne, France about age 47 180
- Buried: 1037, Abbaye de Saint-Martin, Marmoutier 1002
Another name for Eudes was Odo II Count of Blois.
Noted events in his life were:
Count of Blois and Chartres between 1004 and 1037 & Count of Champagne in France, between 1019 and 1037
• Dates & Events.
He lost a major battle against Fulk Nerra, Count of Anjou, at Pontlevoy on 6 July 1016
• Death. 685
Eudo, or Eules, the second of that name, earl of Blois, Byre and Charttes, who was slain in 1037 by Gozeled, duke of Lorraine, whose territory he had invaded. He left issue Theobald, eldest son, Gilbert of le Galliard, the younger son, and Alexia, a dauther.
~Remains, Historical and Literary, Connect with the Palatine Counties of Lancaster and Chester, Vol. XCVII, Adlington, and Legh of Adlington, p. 83
• Background Information. 160
Eudes II, Count of Blois and Champagne, married Ermengarde of Auvergne, daughter of Robert I Count of Auvergne, by his wife Ermengarde, daughter of William II, Marquis of Provence, by his wife Adelaide of Anjou.
~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 136:21
• Web Reference: Charles Cawley's Medieval Lands.
Eudes married Ermengarde de Auvergne, daughter of Robert I Comte de Auvergne and Ermengarde de Arles 160,180.,1002 (Ermengarde de Auvergne was born about 973-997 in Auvergne, France and died on 10 Mar 1040 in France 160.)