Marguerite de Bourgogne (1250–1308)

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Marguerite de Bourgogne (1250–1308)

Queen of Naples and Sicily and countess of Tonnerre. Name variations: Margaret of Burgundy, countess of Tonnere. Born in 1250; died on September 4, 1308, in Tonnerre; daughter of Mahaut II de Dampierre (1234–1266) and Eudes (1230–1266), count of Nevers; married Charles I of Anjou, king of Naples (r. 1268–1285) and Sicily (r. 1266–1282), on November 18, 1268. Charles I's first wife was Beatrice of Provence (d. 1267).