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Adélaide de Maurienne
(Abt 1092-1154)
Guy de Baudement Sire de Braine
Robert I Comte de Dreux
(Abt 1123-1188)
Agnes de Baudement

Robert II comté de Dreux
(Abt 1154-1218)


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Yolande de Coucy

Robert II comté de Dreux

  • Born: Abt 1154, Dreux 160
  • Marriage: Yolande de Coucy
  • Died: 28 Dec 1218 about age 64 160

bullet  General Notes:

~ Weis's Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 135:28, Robert II, comte de Dreux et Braine, son of Robert I and Agnes de Baudemont, married as his second wife, Yolande de Coucy, daughter of Raoul de Coucy and Agnes de Hainaut. 160

bullet  Information about this person:

• Background Information. 177
Robert II was the Count of Dreux and Braine. He was the oldest surviving son of Robert I, Count of Dreus and Agnes de Baudemont, Countess of Braine. He was also the grandson of King Louis VI of France.

Robert II participated in the Third Crusade, at the Siege of Acre and the Battle of Arsuf. He took part in the war in Normandy against the English between 1195 and 1198 and inthe Albigensian Crusade in 1210. In 1214 he fought alongside King Philip Augustus at the Battle of Bouvines.


Robert married Yolande de Coucy, daughter of Raoul I Sire de Coucy and Agnes de Hainault. (Yolande de Coucy was born in Coucy and died on 18 Mar 1222 160.)

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