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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Charles VIII, King of France

Charles VIII, King of France[1]

Male 1470 - 1498  (27 years)

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  • Name Charles VIII  
    Suffix King of France 
    Born 30 Jun 1470  Château d'Amboise, Amboise, Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Apr 1498  Château d'Amboise, Amboise, Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Saint-Denis Basilica, Saint-Denis, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I24696  Dickinson
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2019 

    Father Louis XI, King of France,   b. 3 Jul 1423, Bourges, Cher, Centre, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1483, Château de Plessis-les-Tours, La Riche, Indre-et-Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Charlotte of Savoy, Queen consort of Franc,   b. ca. 1441,   d. 1 Dec 1483, Amboise, Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 14 Feb 1451 
    Family ID F7654  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne de Bretagne, Queen consort of France,   b. 25 Jan 1477, Château de Nantes, Nantes, Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1514, Château de Blois, Blois, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married Dec 1491  Château de Langeais, Langeais, Indre-et-Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 7 children were produced, who died young: Charles Orland, Dauphin of France (11 Oct 1492 ? 16 Dec 1495); Francis, stillborn (August 1493); daughter stillborn at Lyon (March 1494); daughter stillborn (March 1495); Charles, Dauphin of France (8 Sep 1496 ? 2 Oct 1496); Francis, Dauphin of France (b., d. July 1497); and Anne of France (b., d. 20 March 1498).
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F7661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Jun 1470 - Château d'Amboise, Amboise, Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Apr 1498 - Château d'Amboise, Amboise, Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Saint-Denis Basilica, Saint-Denis, Île-de-France, France Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Royal Arms of France
    Royal Arms of France

  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/, 20XX), http://bit.ly/30MceAs.