Charles II of Salerno "the lame," King of Jerusalem

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Charles II of Salerno "the lame," King of Jerusalem, son of Charles of Anjou, King of Jerusalem and Sicily, Count of Anjou and Beatrice of Provence, was born in 1254.1 He died at Casanuova, Naples, Italy, 5 May 1309.2 He was first buried at Friars Preachers, Naples, Italy,2and later reinterred at Notre-Dame de Nazareth, Aix-en-Provence, France.2

Charles married Marie of Hungary, Queen of Hungary, daughter of Stephen V, King of Hungary and Elisabeth, before June 1270.3,2

Family

Marie of Hungary, Queen of Hungary d. 25 Mar 1323
Children
  • Charles Martel, King of Hungary2
  • Louis, Bishop of Toulouse2
  • Robert, King of Jerusalem2 d. 20 Jan 1344
  • Philippe, Prince of Tarento2
  • Raymond VI Bérenger, Count of Provence2
  • Jean2
  • Tristan2
  • Pierre, Count of Gravina2
  • Jean, Duke of Durazzo2
  • Blanche2
  • Eleonora2 d. 9 Aug 1341
  • Maria2
  • Beatrice2
  • Marguerite of Sicily+2,4 b. abt. 1273, d. 31 Dec 1299
This person was last edited on19 Jul 2021

Citations

  1. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Five vols. (Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 4:631 (Sicily 10), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  2. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 4:632 (Sicily 10).
  3. [S520] Frederick Lewis Weis, Walter Lee Sheppard Jr., William R. Beall and Kaleen E. Beall, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700… ., 8th ed. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004), 103-31, further cited as Weis, Sheppard, Beall, and Beall, Ancestral Roots, 8th ed.
  4. [S520] Weis, Sheppard, Beall, and Beall, Ancestral Roots, 8th ed., 103-32.