Guy II de Châtillon, comte de Saint Pol

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Guy de Châtillon, II

Spanish: Conde Guy II de Saint Pol, II
Also Known As: "Guy II de Châtillon", "comte de Saint Pol (Geni Tree Match)"
Birthplace: Saint-Pol-sur-Ternois, Pas-de-Calais, France
Death: March 12, 1288 (60-61)
Guingamp, Côtes-d'Armor, Bretagne, France
Place of Burial: Frévent, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Immediate Family:

Son of Hugues de Châtillon I (V), Comte de Saint-Pol & de Blois and Marie d´Avesnes, comtesse de Blois
Husband of Mathilde van Brabant
Father of Guy III de Châtillon, comte de Saint Pol; Beatrice (Beatrix) de Châtillon; Hugues Ii de Châtillon-Blois; Jeanne de Châtillon; Lord of Leuze, Condé, Carency Jacques de Châtillon-Leuze and 1 other
Brother of Catherine de Châtillon, dame de Saint Martin; Gaucher IV, de Chatillon; Marie Nicole de Châtillon; Hugues de Châtillon; Basile de Châtillon and 1 other

Occupation: Comte de Saint-Pol, Comte de Saint-Paul, de Blois, Count of Saint-Pol, Count of Blois, Conde de Saint Pol
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About Guy II de Châtillon, comte de Saint Pol

Guy II of Châtillon, Count of Saint-Pol

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Guy II of Châtillon, Count of Saint-Pol (died 1289), French nobleman, was a younger son of Hugh I of Châtillon and Marie of Avesnes.

While his elder brother John I of Châtillon succeeded to their mother's County of Blois, Guy was given their father's county of Saint-Pol-sur-Ternoise at his death in 1248.

On January 16, 1255, he married Matilda of Brabant (d. 1288), daughter of Henry II, Duke of Brabant and Marie of Hohenstaufen, and thereafter was a supporter of his brother-in-law Henry III against Guelders. They had six children:

1.Hugh II of Châtillon (d. 1307), Count of Saint Pol and later Count of Blois

2.Guy III of Châtillon (d. 1317), Count of Saint Pol

3.Jacques I of Leuze-Châtillon (d. 1302, Battle of the Golden Spurs), first of the lords of Leuze, married Catherine de Condé and had issue; his descendants brought Condé, Carency, etc. into the House of Bourbon.

4.Beatrix (d. 1304), married John I of Brienne, Count of Eu

5.Jeanne, married Guillaume III de Chauvigny, Lord of Châteauroux

6.Gertrude, married Florent, Lord of Mechelen (French: Malines)

A faithful vassal of France, he joined the Eighth Crusade (1270) and the ill-fated Crusade of Aragón of Philip the Bold.

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Guy II de Châtillon, comte de Saint Pol's Timeline

Saint-Pol-sur-Ternois, Pas-de-Calais, France
May 31, 1254
Guines Pas De Calais, Guînes, Pas-de-Calais, Hauts-de-France, France
Blois, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France
April 9, 1258
March 12, 1288
Age 61
Guingamp, Côtes-d'Armor, Bretagne, France