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Thursday, October 20, 2011

G24: 9994872

9994872. Simon de Joinville & 9994873. Beatrix of Burgandy

~1170, Simon born in France, s/o 19989744. Geoffroi IV de Joinville & 19989745. Helvide de Dampierre.

1191, Geofroi V … donated property to the abbey of Boulancourt with the consent of his mother Helvide de Dampierre and his brothers Guillaume archdeacon of Chalons, Robert and Simon.

~1195, Beatrix born in France, d/o 19989746. Etienne III Comte d'Auxonne & 19989747. Beatrix de Chalon.

1206, Simon confirmed his father’s donations to the monastery at Mathons.

Bef. 1209, Simon married 1st Ermengarde de Montclair. [1 son – died young, 2 daughters.]

1216, Erard de Brienne captured the castle of Joinville from Simon.

6/7/1218, Simon pledged to help Thibaut IV Comte de Champagne and his mother Countess Blanche against Erard de Brienne, in return for recognition of his hereditary right to the Seneschal de Champagne.

Bef. 1224, Simon married 2nd Beatrix, divorced wife of Aimon de Faucigny.

4/7/1227, “Simon de Joinville, comme mari de Béatrix, fille d'Etienne comte d'Auxonne et de Béatrix comtesse de Chalon” swore homage to the duke of Burgundy for the château de Marnay.

1230, Simon de Joinville, hereditary Seneschal of Champagne, defended Troyes against the enemies of Count Thibaut IV.

5/1233, Simon died.

2/1235, Beatrix donated property to the abbey of Boulancourt.

7/1241, son Gefforey and “Beatrix, sa mere” [his mother] confirmed donations by his father Simon.

4/11/1260, Beatrix died.

Children of Simon and Beatrix:

i. Geoffrey de Geneville (4997436), born 1226 in Vaucouleurs, Champagne, France.

ii. John de Geneville, born ? in Vaucouleurs, France.

John believed to be the chronicler of Edward I’s crusade.