Philippa Du Perche

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Philippa Du Perche

Birthplace: of, Perche, Cher, France
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Rotrou I "le Grand" de Châteaudun, comte du Perche and Matilda FitzRoy, Countess of Perche
Wife of Élie II d'Anjou, comte du Maine
Mother of Beatrix D'Anjou
Sister of Félicie du Perche
Half sister of Beatrix du Perche and Rotrou Chateaudun II, Count of Perche

Managed by: James Fred Patin, Jr.
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About Philippa Du Perche

Phillipa du Perche

PHILIPPA du Perche, daughter of ROTROU [I] "le Grand" Comte du Perche & his wife Mathilde [illegitimate daughter of Henry I King of England].

married HELIAS d'Anjou s/o FOULQUES d'Anjou & EREMBURGE du Maine


BEATRIX du Maine M JEAN [I] Comte d'Alençon:

From FMG Medlands:,%20MAINE.htm#_Toc278003101

HELIAS d'Anjou (-15 Jan 1151). His parentage is specified by Orderic Vitalis[333]. The Gesta Consulum Andegavorum names "Gosfridum…alium filium Heliam" as the children of "Fulco" & his first wife[334]. Comte du Maine. The necrology of the Prieuré de Fontaines records the death "15 Jan" of "Elias miles, frater domini Mathildis abbatissæ"[335]. "…Helias frater ducis…" witnessed the charter dated to [end 1150/early Sep 1151] under which "H. dux Normannorum" granted privileges to the citizens of Rouen[336]. The Chronicon Vindocinense records the death in 1151 of "Helias frater…Gosfridi comitis"[337]. m ([1120]) PHILIPPA du Perche, daughter of ROTROU [I] "le Grand" Comte du Perche & his wife Mathilde [illegitimate daughter of Henry I King of England]. William of Tyre names her and her father when he records her marriage[338]. "Perticensis comes Rotrocus" donated property to the abbey of Sainte-Trinité de Tiron with the consent of "genere mei Helie filiique mee Philippe" by charter dated [1120] witnessed by "Juliane soror mea"[339]. Helias & his wife had one child:

a) BEATRIX du Maine . Robert of Torigny records the marriage of "Guillermus Talavercius comes Pontivi…Johannes comes filius eius" and "filiam comitis Heliæ fratris comitis Gaufridi Andegavorum et ducis Normannorum"[340]. "Johannes filius Willelmi comitis Pontivi et Beatricia uxor mea atque Johannes filius meus" donated property to Notre-Dame de la Trappe by charter dated [1158/71][341]. m JEAN [I] Comte d'Alençon, son of GUILLAUME [I] "Talvas" Comte de Ponthieu & his wife Hélie de Bourgogne (-24 Feb 1191).

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of, Perche, Cher, France
Age 17
of, Anjou, France