Waleran II, Lord of Ligny

Waleran II of Luxembourg
Lord of Ligny

Coat of Arms of Waleran II.
Lord of Beauvoir and Roussy
Reign 1300 - 1354
Predecessor Joan of Beauvoir
Successor John I
Lord of Ligny and La Roche
Reign 1303 - 1354
Predecessor Henry II
Successor John I
Died 1354
Burial Church of Notre-Dame in Cambrai
Spouse Guyotte of Lille
Issue John I, Lord of Ligny
House Luxembourg
Father Waleran I of Luxembourg, Lord of Ligny
Mother Joan of Beauvoir

Waleran II of Luxembourg, Lord of Ligny (French: Waléran II de Luxembourg II; German: Walram II. von Ligny; died 1354), was a French nobleman and member of the House of Luxembourg. He was Lord of Beauvoir, Roussy and Ligny. He was a son of Waleran I and his wife, Joan of Beauvoir.

Walram initially inherited the castles of Beauvoir and Roussy from his mother. After the death of his brother Henry II in 1303, he also inherited his father's Lordship of Ligny.

He died in 1354 and was buried in the church of Notre-Dame in Cambrai.

He was married to Guyotte (died 1338), the heiress of the Burgraviate of Lille. Together they had a son:

Waleran II, Lord of Ligny
Died: 1354
Preceded by
Henry II
Lord of Ligny
Succeeded by
John I
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