Henri III duc de Brabant
- Born: Brabant, Belgium
- Marriage: Alix de Bourgogne
- Died: 28 Feb 1261
Noted events in his life were:
• Web Reference: Charles Cawley's Midieval Lands, Henri III de Brabant.
Henri III de Brabant, son of HenriII duc de Brabant & his first wife Marie of Germany [Hohenstaufen] (-Louvain 28 Feb or 1 Mar 1261, bur Louvain, Dominican Church). The Annales Parchenses names "filius eius [=Heinrici II ducis] dux Heinricus tercius puer bone indolis"
[Annales Parchenses 1247, MGH SS XVI, p. 607]. Provost at Aachen 1233. He succeeded his father in 1248 as Henri III "le Pacifique/le Débonnaire" duc de Brabant.
Henri III duc de Brabant married (1251 after 21 Jul) Alix de Bourgogne, daughter of Hugues IV Duke of Burgundy [Capet] & his first wife Yolande de Dreux (-20 Oct 1273, bur Louvain Dominican Church). The Annales Parchenses records the marriage in 1253 of "Heinricus dux" and "filiam ducis Burgundie…Aeliden" [Annales Parchenses 1253, MGH SS XVI, p. 607.]. The Oude Kronik van Brabant records that "Henricus tertius…in ducatu Lotharingie" married "Aleidem filiam Hugonis ducis Burgundie" [Oude Kronik van Brabant, p. 65].
Henri married Alix de Bourgogne, daughter of Hughes duc de Bourgogne and Yolande de Dreux comtessa d'Ossone. (Alix de Bourgogne was born about 1233 in Dijon, Cote-D'or, Bourgogne, France and died in 1273.)