|Duc Eudes II DE BOURGOGNE
Duc Eudes II DE BOURGOGNE
- Born: 1118
- Married: 1145
- Died: 27 Sep 1162
- Buried: Abbaye de Cîteaux
Compiler's 25 x great-grandfather
His father's 1131 gift to the Cistercians of La Bussière was consented to by "all his sons" (in order) Eudes, Hugues, Robert, Henri, Raymond and Gauthier. "Hugo Burgundie dux" donated property to Saint-Bénigne-de-Dijon by charter dated [1113/19] which names "Mathilde coniugis mei et filio mei Oddonis".
He succeeded his father in 1143 as EUDES II Duke of Burgundy.
The Annales S. Benigni Divisionensis record the death "mense Sep 1162" of "Odo dux Burgundiæ, relinquens filium Hugonem". The necrology of Cîteaux records the deaths "VI Kal Oct" of "Hugo et Odo duces Burgundie". The necrology of Molesme records the death "V Kal Oct" of "Odo dux Burgundie". 1
Eudes married Marie DE BLOIS, daughter of Thibaut IV 'le Grand' DE BLOIS, Comte de Champagne, and Mathilda VON KÄRNTEN, about 1145. (Marie DE BLOIS was born in 1128 and died on 11 Mar 1190.)
1 Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, Medlands: Eudes de Bourgogne.