Catherine of Vendôme

Catherine of Vendôme
Countess of la Marche

Catherine and John I
Spouse(s) John I, Count of La Marche


Father John VI of Vendôme
Mother Jeanne of Ponthieu
Born 1354
Died 1412

Catherine de Vendôme (1354 – 1 April 1412), countess of Vendôme and of Castres (1372–1403) was a French noblewoman of the House of Montoire. She was the daughter of John VI of Vendôme and Jeanne of Ponthieu.[1]


In 1364 she married John I, Count of La Marche[2] and they had:

She inherited Vendôme on the death of her niece Jeanne and administered it jointly with her husband, then (after his death) with her second son Louis until 1403.



  1. Broad, Jacqueline and Karen Green, Virtue, liberty, and toleration: political ideas of European women, 1400-1800, (Springer, 2007), 13.
  2. Broad, 13.


This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 4/17/2016. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.