Charles de Bourbon, Coont o Soissons

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Charles de Bourbon
Coont o Soissons
CharlesdeBourbonComtedeSoissonCustos.jpg
Copper engraving bi Dominicus Custos, c. 1600.
Born3 November 1566(1566-11-03)
Nogent-le-Rotrou
Dee'd1 November 1612(1612-11-01) (aged 45)
Château de Blandy-les-Tours
SpouseAnne de Montafié
IssueLouis, Coont o Soissons
Louise, Duchess o Longueville
Marie, Princess o Carignano
HooseBourbons o Fraunce
FaitherLouis, Prince o Condé
MitherFrançoise d'Orléans
Coat of arms of the Count of Soissons.png

Charles de Bourbon, Coont o Soissons (3 November 1566 – 1 November 1612) was a French prince du sang an commander during the struggles over religion and the throne in late 16th century France. A first cousin of Keeng Henry IV o Fraunce, he wis a son o the Huguenot leader Louis de Bourbon, Prince o Condé an his second wife, Françoise d'Orléans. He gave his name tae the Hôtel de Soissons after his title Coont o Soissons (comte de Soissons) He also served as ieutenant General o New Fraunce (1611-1612) He wis the founder o the Soissons branch o the Hoose o Bourbon. Throyugh his daughter Marie, he wis a descendant o the Princesse de Lamballe.


Mairriage[eedit | eedit soorce]

He mairit Anne de Montafié in 1601.

Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Louis de Bourbon, Coont o Soissons (1 Mey 1604 – 6 Julie 1641) niver mairit but haed issue.
  2. Louise de Bourbon (2 Februar 1603 – 9 September 1637) mairit Henri d'Orléans, Duke o Longueville an haed issue.
  3. Marie de Bourbon (3 Mey 1606 – 3 Juin 1692) mairit Thomas Francis o Savoy, Prince o Carignano an haed issue.

Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 3 November 1566 – 1 November 1612 His Maist Serene Highness The Coont o Soissons, Prince o the bluid.