|Raoul II DE BRIENNE Comte d' Eu et de Guines
Raoul II DE BRIENNE Comte d' Eu et de Guines
- Married: Bef 19 Dec 1340
- Died: 19 Nov 1350, Paris, Île-de-France, France
The Chronique des comtes d´Eu, written in 1390, names "Raoul" as the son of "Raoul" and his wife "madame de Mello", adding in a later passage that he was "connestable de France ainsi comme son père l´avoit esté", that he was captured at Caen, held prisoner for three years in England, but was ransomed and returned to Paris in 1350. He succeeded his father as Comte d'Eu et de Guines. Constable of France 1344. The Chronique des comtes d´Eu, written in 1390, records that Jean II King of France granted the county of Eu to "messire Jehan d´Artois...fliz de messire Robert d´Artois" after the death of Raoul.
Raoul married Catherine DE SAVOIE Dame de Vaud, daughter of Cte Louis II DE SAVOIE Baron de Vaud and Isabelle DE CHALON Dame de Joigny, de Broyes et de Chavannes, before 19 Dec 1340. (Catherine DE SAVOIE Dame de Vaud was born after 1309 and died on 18 Jul 1388 in Namur, Belgium.)