Mahaut de Courtenay (d. 1257)

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Mahaut de Courtenay (d. 1257)

Countess, ruler of Nevers (1192–1257) . Reigned from 1192 to 1257; died in 1257; daughter of Pierre de Courtenay and Countess Agnes de Nevers (r. 1181–1192); married Count Hervé de Donzy, in 1199 (died 1226); married Guy de Forez; succeeded in 1257 by her granddaughter Mahaut II de Dampierre .