Claude (20 October 1496-12 April 1550), Duke of Guise

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Father:1Rene II (2 May 1451-10 December 1508), Duke of Lorraine
Mother:2Philippa van Gelre (1465-26 February 1547), Nun
Spouses and relationship events
Married:31513Antoinette de Bourbon-Vendôme (25 December 1494-22/23 January 1583)Paris [city/town], Île-de-France [county], France [country]
In église Saint-Paul. Marriage-contract dated 9 June 1513, ratified in Paris, Hôtel des Tournelles 21 June 1513.
Children with Antoinette de Bourbon-Vendôme:
Marie de Guise (20 November 1515-10/11 June 1560)4
François de Guise (16 February 1520-24 February 1563), Duc de Guise5
Louise de Guise (10 January 1521-18 October 1542)6
Renee de Guise (2 September 1522-3 April 1602), Abbess of Saint-Pierre7
Charles de Guise (17 February 1524-26 December 1574), Cardinal8
Claude de Guise (18 August 1526-3 March 1573), Duc d'Aumâle9
Louis de Guise (21 October 1527-29 July 1579), Cardinal "de Guise"10
Philippe de Guise (3 September 1529-14 September 1529)11
Pierre de Guise (3 April 1530-)12
Antoinette de Guise (31 August 1531-27 March 1561), Abbess of Faremoutiers13
François de Guise (18 April 1534-6 March 1563), Grand Prior of the Order of Malta in France14
Rene de Guise (14 August 1536-1566), Marquis d'Elbœuf15
Children with :
Claude (-23 August 1612), Abbé de Saint-Nicaise16
Occupation:171497Seigneur de Beauménil et de Cléon
Occupation:18from 3 October 1504Seigneur de Martigues
Occupation:191506Comte de Guise
Occupation:201508Seigneur d'Aumâle, d'Elbœuf, de la Ferté-Bernard, de Mayenne, d'Orgon, de Lambesc, de Joinville, d'Eclaron, de Sailly, de Montiers-sur-Saulx et d'Ancerville
Occupation:211513Comte d'Aumâle
Occupation:221524Seigneur de Saint-Dizier
Occupation:231525Joint-regent of France
Occupation:241547Grand Veneur de France
Occupation:251527-50Duke of Guise
Buried:26Joinville [municipality], Haute-Marne [district], Champagne-Ardenne [county], France [country]
At église Saint-Laurent.
Born:2720 October 1496Custines [municipality], Meurthe-et-Moselle [district], Lorraine [county], France [country]
At Château de Condé sur Moselle.
Died:2812 April 1550Joinville [municipality], Haute-Marne [district], Champagne-Ardenne [county], France [country]
At Château de Joinville.
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1 Charles Cawley, Medieval Lands - version 4 ( : ), Lorraine.
2 Ibid
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25 Sir James Balfour Paul, Lord Lyon King of Arms, The Scots Peerage Founded on Wood's Edition of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of that Kingdom, Volume I: (: David Douglas, 1904), Scotland, p. 23-25, James V.
26 Charles Cawley, Medieval Lands - version 4 ( : ), Lorraine.
27 Ibid
28 Ibid
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