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Maria von Kleve

Birthplace: DE La Marck: Of Kleve-Marck, Rheinland, Prussia
Death: Died in Chauny,Picardie,France
Place of Burial: Eglise St Celestin, Paris, France
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Adolf IV, duke of Cleves and Mary of Burgundy
Wife of Charles I de Valois, duc d'Orléans and Sieur de Rabodanges
Mother of Marie d'Orléans; Louis XII, roi de France and Anne d'Orleans
Sister of Margaret von Kleve, Herzogin zu Bayern Gräfin zu Württemberg; Katharina von Kleve, duchess of Guelders; Johann I, Duke of Cleves; Elizabeth Princess von Kleve-Mark; Agnes von Kleve and 2 others
Half sister of Johann DeLaMarck and Anne 'von Kleve' de Ravestein

Occupation: Born a German princess, Duchess Consort of Orléans
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About Maria von Kleve

Marie of Cleves

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Marie of Cleves (19 September 1426 - 23 August 1487) was born in Prussia to Adolph I of Cleves and Marie of Burgundy.

On 27 November 1440 at the age of fourteen she married Charles of Valois, Duke of Orléans[1] they had three children:

Marie d' Orléans (19 December 1457 – 1493). She married Jean of Foix, Count of Étampes in 1476.

Louis XII of France (1462–1515)

Anne d' Orléans (1464–1491), Abbess of Fontevrault and Poitiers.


^ Mary-Jo Arn (2000). Charles d'Orleans in England 1415-1440. Boydell & Brewer, p.41.

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Maria von Kleve's Timeline

September 19, 1426
DE La Marck: Of Kleve-Marck, Rheinland, Prussia
November 26, 1440
Age 14
Age 30
Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France
June 27, 1462
Age 35
Château de Blois, Blois, Touraine, Loir-et-Cher, France
Age 37
Poitiers, Poitou, France
Age 53
August 23, 1487
Age 60
Eglise St Celestin, Paris, France