Adele of Valois
Adele of Valois was a daughter of Raoul III of Valois and Adele de Bar-sur-Aube.
She married Herbert IV of Vermandois, and they had:
- Adelaide, Countess of Vermandois, married to Hugh of Vermandois.
- Odo, Count of Vermandois (+ after 1085), married to Hedwig. Later became Lord of Saint-Simon by marriage. The last Carolingian.
She was also the second wife of Theobald III, Count of Blois, and they had:
- Philip, who became bishop of Châlons-sur-Marne
- Odo, who inherited possessions in Champagne (Troyes). He died in 1093, leaving the possessions to his brother Hugh.
- Hugh, who became the first to be called count of Champagne.
- Evergates, Theodore (2007). The Aristocracy in the Count of Champagne, 1100-1300. University of Pennsylvania Press.
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