Adela of France, Countess of Flanders Adèle of France or Adela of Flanders, known also as Adela the Holy or Adela of Messines; (1009 – 8 January 1079, Messines), she was the Countess of Normandy (January 1027&ndash...
Adela of Normandy Adela of Normandy also known as Adela of Blois and Adela of England (c.
Adelaide of Anjou Adelaide, called the White, was the daughter of Fulk II of Anjou and Gerberga.
Adelaide of Maurienne Adelaide of Savoy (or Adelaide of Maurienne) (Adelaide di Savoia or Adelasia di Moriana, Adélaïde or Adèle de Maurienne) (1092 – 18 November 1154) was the second spouse but first Q...
Adelaide-Blanche of Anjou Adelaide-Blanche of Anjou (–1026) was the countess by marriage of Gévaudan and Forez, of Toulouse, of Provence, and of Burgundy; and queen consort of Aquitaine.
Adele of Vermandois Adele of Vermandois (bef. 915–960) was both a Carolingian as well as a Robertian Frankish noblewoman who was the Countess of Flanders (934–960).
Adèle of Champagne Adèle of Champagne (c. 1140 – 4 June 1206), also known as Adelaide and Alix, was the third wife of Louis VII of France (they married October 18, 1160, five weeks after his previous w...
Aenor de Châtellerault Aénor of Châtellerault (also known as Aénor de Rochefoucauld) duchess of Aquitaine (born c. 1103 in Châtellerault, died March 1130 in Talmont) was the mother of Eleanor of Aquitaine, who a...
Agatha of Lorraine Agatha of Lorraine (died 1147) was the wife of Renaud III, Count of Burgundy.
Agnes d'Harcourt Agnes d'Harcourt (d. 1291) was an author and the abbess of the Abbey of Longchamp.
Agnes of Dampierre Agnes of Dampierre (1237 – 7 September 1288) was Lady of Bourbon and heiress of all Bourbon estates.
Agnes of France, Duchess of Burgundy Agnes of France (c. 1260 – 19 December 1327), Daughter of France by birth, was the youngest daughter of Louis IX of France and Margaret of Provence.
Agnes of Merania Agnes Maria of Andechs-Merania (died 1201) was a Queen of France, the daughter of Berthold, Duke of Merania, who was Count of Andechs, a castle and territory near Ammersee, Bavaria.
Agnès Sorel Agnès Sorel (1422 – 9 February 1450), known by the sobriquet Dame de beauté, was a favourite mistress of King Charles VII of France, by whom she bore three daughters.
Alais, Yselda, and Carenza Alais and Yselda (or Iselda, from Isold) were two young noble trobairitz, probably sisters or nuns, who wrote an Occitan tenso with an elderly woman named Carenza.
Alice de Lusignan of Angoulême Alice of Lusignan (or Alice of Angoulême) (born after October 1236 – May 1290) was the first wife of Marcher baron Gilbert de Clare, 6th Earl of Gloucester and half-niece of King Henry III...
Alice de Lusignan, Countess of Surrey Alice de Lusignan, Countess of Surrey (1224 – 9 February 1256) was a uterine half-sister of King Henry III of England and the wife of John de Warenne, 6th Earl of Surrey.
Alix of Brittany, Dame de Pontarcy Alix of Brittany, Dame de Pontarcy, Countess of Blois (6 June 1243 – 2 August 1288), was a Breton noblewoman and a member of the House of Dreux as the eldest daughter of John I, Duke of Br...
Alix of France Alix of France (July-August 1150 – 1197/1198) was the second daughter born to King Louis VII of France and Duchess Eleanor of Aquitaine.
Alix, Duchess of Brittany Alix of Thouars (5 September 1201 – 21 October 1221) (in Breton Alis) was the hereditary Duchess of Brittany from 1203 to her death.
Alys, Countess of the Vexin Alys of France, Countess of the Vexin (4 October 1160 – c. 1220) was the daughter of King Louis VII of France and his second wife Constance of Castile.
Anne de La Tour d'Auvergne Anne de La Tour d'Auvergne (1496 – 1524) was sovereign Countess of Auvergne from 1501 until 1524, and Duchess of Albany by marriage to John Stewart, Duke of Albany.
Anne of Armagnac Anne of Armagnac, Dame d'Albret, Countess of Dreux was a French noblewoman and a member of the powerful Gascon Armagnac family which played a prominent role in French politics during the Hundred...
Anne of France Anne of France (or Anne de Beaujeu) (3 April 1461 – 14 November 1522) was the eldest daughter of Louis XI of France and his second wife, Charlotte of Savoy.
Anne of Kiev Anne of Kiev (born Anna Yaroslavna, also called "Agnes" or "Anne of Rus'"; c. 1030 – 1075) was the Ruthenian queen consort of Henry I of France from...
Ansgarde of Burgundy Ansgarde of Burgundy (826-880/882) was a French queen of Aquitaine, but never of West Francia, the daughter of Hardouin of Burgundy.
Antoinette de Bourbon Antoinette de Bourbon (25 December 1493 – 22 January 1583) was a French noblewoman of the House of Bourbon.
Antoinette de Maignelais Antoinette de Maignelais was the chief mistress of Charles VII of France from 1450 until his death.
Apronia Saint Apronia (Evronie) was a nun and saint of the sixth century.
Austrebertha Austrebertha (Austreberta, Eustreberta, Austreberta of Pavilly) (Austreberthe) (630–704) is venerated as a saint by the Catholic Church.
Azalais d'Altier Azalais or Azalaïs d'Altier was an early-13th-century trobairitz.
Azalais de Porcairagues Azalais de Porcairagues (also Azalaïs) or Alasais de Porcaragues was a trobairitz (woman troubadour), composing in Occitan in the late 12th century.
Azalais of Toulouse Azalais of Toulouse was the daughter of count Raymond V of Toulouse and Constance of France.
Beatrice of Provence Beatrice of Provence (c. 1231 – 23 September 1267) was Countess of Provence and Forcalquier.
Bertha of Burgundy Bertha of Burgundy (952, 964 or 967 – 1010, 16 January 1016, or 1035) was the daughter of Conrad the Peaceful, King of Burgundy and his wife Matilda, daughter of Louis IV, King of France and Ger...
Bertha of Holland Bertha of Holland (1055 – 1093), also known as Berthe or Bertha of Frisia and erroneously as Matilda or Bertrada, was queen consort of the Franks from 1072 until 1092, as...
Bertrade de Montfort Bertrade de Montfort (c. 1070 – 14 February 1117) was the daughter of Simon I de Montfort and Agnes, Countess of Evreux.
Blanche of Brittany Blanche of Brittany (1271–1327) was a daughter of John II, Duke of Brittany, and his wife Beatrice of England.
Blanche of Burgundy Blanche of Burgundy (Blanche de Bourgogne; c. 1296 – c. 1326) was Queen consort of France and Navarre for a few months in 1322 through to her marriage to King Charles the Fair.
Christine de Pizan Christine de Pizan (also seen as de Pisan) (1364 – c. 1430) was an Italian French late medieval author.
Clara d'Anduza Clara d'Anduza was a trobairitz from the first third of the 13th century, probably born to the ruling family of Anduze.
Clementia of Burgundy Clementia of Burgundy (c. 1078 – c. 1133) was a Countess consort of Flanders by marriage.
Clementia of Hungary Clementia of Hungary (also known as Clémence d'Anjou; Clémence de Hongrie) (1293–12 October 1328), Queen consort of France and Navarre, was the second wife of King Louis X of France.
Constance of Arles Constance of Arles (c. 986 - 28 July 1032), also known as Constance of Provence, was the third wife and queen of King Robert II of France.
Constance of Castile Constance of Castile (c 1140 - 4 October 1160) was the second wife of Louis VII, King of France, following his annulment from Eleanor of Aquitaine.
Constance, Duchess of Brittany Constance of Penthièvre (Breton: Konstanza Penture, or Konstanza Breizh) (12 June 1161 – 5 September 1201) was hereditary Duchess of Brittany and Hereditary 3rd Countess of Richmond b...
Dame Maroie Dame Maroie (fl. 13th century) was a trouvère from Arras, in Picardy, France.
Douce I, Countess of Provence Douce I (also Dulcia or Dolça, called "of Rouergue" or "of Gévaudan") (– 1127) was the daughter of Gilbert I of Gévaudan and Gerberga of Provence and wife of Ramon Berenguer III, Cou...
Eleanor of Champagne Eleanor of Blois (French: Eléonore) (1102–1147) was a daughter of Stephen II, Count of Blois, and of Adela of Normandy.
Eleanor of Normandy Eleanor of Normandy (1011/1013 – after 1071) was a Norman noblewoman and the daughter of Richard II, Duke of Normandy.
Eleanor, Fair Maid of Brittany Eleanor the "Fair Maid of Brittany", 5th Countess of Richmond, also known as Damsel of Brittany, Pearl of Brittany or Beauty of Brittany, was the eldest daughter of Geoffrey II, Duke of Brittany, the fourth son of King Henry II of England, and Constance, Duchess of Brittany in her own right.
Emma of Blois Emma of Blois (950 – 1003) became Duchess of Aquitaine through marriage.
Emma of France Emma of France (died November 2, 934) was a French princess by birth and queen by marriage.
Emma of Provence Emma (estimate 975-1062) was a noblewoman, the daughter of Rotbold III of Provence and his wife Ermengarda.
Empress Matilda Empress Matilda, also known as the Empress Maude or Matilda of England, was the leader of one of the factions in the Anarchy, a civil war in England.
Ermengarde of Tonnerre Ermengarde (1032 – 1083), daughter of Renauld, Count of Tonnerre, married William I, Count of Nevers, in 1045.
Frederuna Frederuna was the sister of Beuve II, the Bishop of Châlons-sur-Marne, and the first wife of King Charles III of France, whom she married in 907.
Garsenda, Countess of Forcalquier Garsenda or Garsende de Sabran was the Countess of Provence as the wife of Alfonso II from 1193 and the Countess of Forcalquier in her own right from 1209. She brought Forcalquier to the House of Barcelona and united it to Provence.
Herleva Herleva (1003 – c. 1050) also known as Herleve, Arlette, Arletta and Arlotte, and Harlette had three sons – William I of England, who was fathered by Robert I, Duke...
Héloïse d'Argenteuil Héloïse d'Argenteuil (or 1090?/1100? – 16 May 1164) was a French nun, writer, scholar, and abbess, best known for her love affair and correspondence with Peter Abélard.
Héloïse d’Argenteuil Héloïse d’Argenteuil (1101? – 16 May 1164) was a French nun, writer, scholar, and abbess, best known for her love affair and correspondence with Peter Abélard.
Ida, Countess of Boulogne Ida of Boulogne was Countess of Boulogne. She was the eldest daughter of Matthew of Alsace by Marie I, Countess of Boulogne. Her maternal grandparents were King Stephen of England and Matilda I of Boulogne. Her mother, a nun, had been abducted from a convent and forced into marriage by Matthew.
Isabella de Coucy Isabella of England, also known as Dame Isabella de Coucy, was the eldest daughter of King Edward III of England and Philippa of Hainault and the wife of Enguerrand VII, Lord of Coucy, by ...
Isabella of Angoulême Isabella of Angoulême (Isabelle d'Angoulême, c.1188 – 4 June 1246) was queen consort of England as the second wife of King John from 1200 until John's death in 1216.
Jeanne d'Évreux Jeanne d'Évreux was the third wife of King Charles IV of France, daughter of his uncle Louis d'Évreux and Margaret of Artois.
Jeanne de Bar, Countess of Marle and Soissons Jeanne de Bar, suo jure Countess of Marle and Soissons, Dame d'Oisy, Viscountess of Meaux, and Countess of Saint-Pol, of Brienne, de Ligny, and Conversano (1415 - 14 May 1462) was a noble French heiress and Sovereign Countess.
Jeanne de Laval Jeanne de Laval (10 November 1433 – 19 December 1498) was the second wife and queen consort of René I of Anjou, King of Naples, Sicily, titular King of Jerusalem, Aragon, and Majorca; Duke of An...
Jeanne des Roches Jeanne des Roches, Dame de Sablé, de La Suze, de Briollay, de Mayet, de Loupeland, de Chateauneuf-sur-Sarte, de Genneteil, de Precigné, de Agon, and de Craon (c.
Jeanne of Dampierre Jeanne of Dampierre was the only daughter of Margaret II, Countess of Flanders and William II of Dampierre.
Joan I of Navarre Joan I (also known as Jeanne I and Juana I) (14 January 1273 – 31 March/2 April 1305), the daughter of king Henry I of Navarre and Blanche of Artois, reigned as queen regnant of Nav...
Joan I, Countess of Auvergne Joan I of Auvergne (8 May 1326 – 29 September 1360, Chateau d'Argilly) was the daughter of William XII, Count of Auvergne and Boulogne, by his wife Marguerite d'Évreux (the sister of Philip III of Navarre).
Joan II of Navarre Joan II (28 January 1312 – 6 October 1349) was Queen of Navarre from 1328 until her death.
Joan II, Countess of Auvergne Joan II, Countess of Auvergne and Boulogne, also known as Jeanne de Boulogne, and Joan, Duchess of Berry,, was the daughter of John II of Auvergne, and second wife of John, Duke of Berry.
Joan II, Countess of Burgundy Joan II, Countess of Burgundy, also known Joan II, Countess Palatine of Burgundy, was the eldest daughter of Otto IV, Count of Burgundy, and his wife Mahaut, Countess of Artois.
Joan III, Countess of Burgundy Joan III of Burgundy (2 May 1308 – 1349), also known as Joan of France was the eldest daughter of King Philip V of France and Joan II of Burgundy.
Joan of Lusignan Jeanne de Lusignan (1260 – 13 April 1323) was a French noblewoman.
Joan of Valois, Countess of Hainault Joan of Valois (c. 1294 – 7 March 1342) was the second eldest daughter of the French prince Charles of Valois and his first wife, Margaret, Countess of Anjou.
Joan of Valois, Countess of Hainaut Joan of Valois (c. 1294 – 7 March 1342) was the second eldest daughter of the French prince Charles of Valois and his first wife, Margaret, Countess of Anjou.
Joan of Valois, Duchess of Bourbon Joan of France (Jeanne de Valois) (4 May 1435 – 1482) was the seventh child and fourth daughter of Charles VII of France and Marie of Anjou.
Joan the Lame Joan of Burgundy, also known as Joan the Lame, was Queen consort of France as the first wife of Philip VI. Joan was the regent of France while her husband fought on military campaigns during the...
Lithuise of Blois Lithuise of Blois was born in Blois, Centre, Loir-et-Cher, France to Guillaume of Eu and Adelaïde of Soissons.
Lombarda Lombarda (born c. 1190) was an early 13th-century trobairitz from Toulouse (fl.
Lutgardis Saint Lutgardis (also known as Ludgardis; Lutgard; Luitgard; Ludgard; Lutgart; Lutgarde of the Sacred Heart; Lutgarde of Tongres; Lutgarde; Lutgardis of Aywieres; Lutgarde of Aywieres; Luthga...
Mabel de Bellême Mabel de Bellême (a.k.a. Mabel Talvas) († 1079), Dame de Alençon, de Séez, and Bellême, Countess of Shrewsbury and Lady of Arundel.
Madeleine of Valois Madeleine of France (10 August 1520 – 7 July 1537), also known as Magdalene of Valois, was a French princess who became Queen of Scots as the first spouse of King James V of Scotland.
Magdalena of Valois Madeleine of France, also called Magdalena of Valois (1 December 1443, Tours - 21 January 1495, Pamplona), was a daughter of Charles VII of France and Marie of Anjou, and acted as regent f...
Margaret I, Countess of Burgundy Margaret of France (1310 – 9 May 1382) was a medieval noblewoman, reigning Countess Palatine of Burgundy (Franche-Comté) and Countess of Artois, ruling both as Margaret I...
Margaret II, Countess of Flanders Margaret, called of Constantinople (2 June 1202 – 10 February 1280) was countess of Flanders from 1244 to 1278 and also, countess of Hainaut from 1244 to 1253 and again from 1257 unt...
Margaret III, Countess of Flanders Margaret of Dampierre (13 April 1350 – 16/21 March 1405) was the last Countess of Flanders (as Margaret III) of the House of Dampierre, Countess of Artois and Countess Palat...
Marguerite bâtarde de France Marguerite de Valois, la demoiselle de Belleville, also known as Marguerite bâtarde de France was the illegitimate daughter of King Charles the Mad and his beloved mistress Odett...
Marguerite de Bourbon Marguerite de Bourbon was the daughter of Charles I, Duke of Bourbon and Agnes of Burgundy, who was the daughter of John the Fearless.
Marguerite de La Rocque Marguerite de La Rocque de Roberval (fl 1536–1542) was a French noblewoman who spent some years marooned on the Île des Démons in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence, off the coast of Quebec.
Marguerite de Navarre Marguerite de Navarre (French: Marguerite d'Angoulême, Marguerite d'Alençon; 11 April 149221 December 1549), also known as Marguerite of Angoulême and Margaret of Navarre, wa...
Marguerite de Sablé Marguerite de Sablé, Dame de Sablé (c.1179 – after June 1238), was a French noblewoman and one of the wealthiest heiresses in the counties of Anjou and Maine.
Marguerite Porete Marguerite Porete (died 1 June 1310) was a French mystic and the author of The Mirror of Simple Souls, a work of Christian spirituality dealing with the workings of Divine Love.
Marguerite, bâtarde de France Marguerite de Valois, la demoiselle de Belleville, also known as Marguerite, bâtarde de France (1407 – January 1458), was the illegitimate daughter of King Charles the Mad and hi...
Maria de Ventadorn Maria de Ventadorn (or Ventedorn) (Marie de Ventadour) was a patron of troubadour poetry at the end of the 12th century.
Maria of Cleves Maria of Cleves was the third wife of Charles, Duke of Orléans, and the mother of his only son, King Louis XII of France.
Maria of Montpellier Marie of Montpellier (adapted from Occitan: Maria de Montpelhièr) (1182 – 18 April 1213), was by birth heiress and later Sovereign Lady of Montpellier and by her three marriages Visc...
Marie d'Alençon Marie d'Alençon (29 March 1373 – 1417) was a French noblewoman, a Princess of the Blood, and the wife of John VII of Harcourt, Count of Harcourt and of Aumale, Viscount of Châtellerault, B...
Marie d'Évreux Marie d'Évreux was the eldest child of Louis d'Évreux and his wife Margaret of Artois.
Marie de France Marie de France was a medieval poet who was probably born in France and lived in England during the late 12th century.
Marie of Burgundy, Duchess of Cleves Marie of Burgundy, Duchess of Cleves (1393 – 30 October 1463) was the second child of John the Fearless and Margaret of Bavaria, and an elder sister of Philip the Good.
Marie of Montpellier Marie of Montpellier (adapted from Occitan: Maria de Montpelhièr) (1182 – 18 April 1213), was by birth heiress and later Sovereign Lady of Montpellier and by her three marriages Visc...
Marie of Valois, Duchess of Bar Marie de Valois (September 18, 1344 – October 15, 1404) was the sixth child and second daughter of John II of France and Bonne of Bohemia.
Marie of Évreux Marie d'Évreux (1303 – October 31, 1335) was the eldest child of Louis d'Évreux and his wife Margaret of Artois.
Mary, Countess of Blois Mary, Countess of Blois, also known as Marie of Avesnes, (1200–1241) was countess of Blois from 1230 to 1241.
Mary, Viscount of Béarn Mary was the daughter, sister, wife, and mother of various Viscounts of Béarn, Gabardan, and Brulhois.
Mathilde of Angoulême Mathilde of Angoulême (also Mahaut; after marriage Taillifer) (1181–1233) was the sole daughter of Wulgrin III, Count of Angoulême.
Matilda FitzRoy Maud, Abbess of Montivilliers was a natural daughter of Henry I of England and his young mistress Isabel de Beaumont (ca 1102 - ca 1172), herself a sister of Robert de Beaumont, 2nd Earl of Leic...
Matilda II, Countess of Nevers Matilda II, Countess of Nevers, also known as Maud of Dampierre or Mathilda II of Bourbon, was a daughter of Archambaud IX of Bourbon and Yolande de Châtillon, Countess of Nevers.
Matilda of Boulogne Matilda I (or Maud) (1105? – 3 May 1152) was suo jure Countess of Boulogne.
Matilda of Carinthia Matilda of Carinthia or Mathilde of Sponheim was the daughter of Engelbert, Duke of Carinthia and his wife Uta of Passau. She married Theobald II, Count of Champagne, in 1123.
Matilda of Flanders Matilda of Flanders (Mathilde de Flandre; Mathilda van Vlaanderen) (1031 – 2 November 1083) was the wife of William the Conqueror and, as such, Queen consort of the Kingdom of England.
Matilda of Frisia Matilda of Frisia (c. 1024–1044) was the second wife and first Queen of Henry I, King of the Franks.
Trobairitz The trobairitz were Occitan female troubadours of the 12th and 13th centuries, active from around 1170 to approximately 1260.
Ulphia Ulphia of Amiens is a saint of the Catholic Church, venerated particularly at Amiens.
Yolanda of Lusignan Yolanda of Lusignan or Yolande I & I de Lusignan, Countess of La Marche (24 March 1257 – 30 September 1314) was a French noblewoman and peeress.
Yolande of Aragon Yolande of Aragon (11 August 1384 – 14 November 1442) was a throne claimant and titular queen regnant of Aragon, titular queen consort of Naples, Duchess of Anjou, Countess of Provence, and...
Yolande of Valois Yolande of France (23 September 1434 – 23 August 1478) was a Duchess consort of Savoy.