François I the Restorer of Letters Capet-Valois-Orleans-Angoulême of France, King of France, was born 12 September 1494 in Château de Cognac, Cognac, France to Charles of Angoulême (1459-1496) and Louise de Savoie (1476-1531) and died 31 March 1547 in Château de Rambouillet, Rambouillet, France of unspecified causes. He married Claude of Orléans (1499-1524) 18 May 1514 JL in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France. He married Eleonore of Castile (1498-1558) 7 August 1530 JL . Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from France, Italy, the United Kingdom, Spain, Germany, Portugal, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Belarus, the Netherlands, England, Switzerland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.


Offspring of François I of France and Claude of Orléans (1499-1524)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Louise of Angoulême (1515-1517)
Charlotte of Angoulême (1516-1524)
François of Angoulême (1518-1536)
Henri II of Angoulême (1519-1559) 31 March 1519 Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Île-de-France, France 10 July 1559 Paris, Île-de-France, France Caterina de' Medici (1519-1589)
Catherine Michelle (?-?)
Filippa Duci (c1520-)
Janet Stewart (c1508-c1563)
Nicole de Savigny (c1535-1590)

Madeleine of Angoulême (1520-1537) 10 August 1520 Château of St. Germain-en-Laye, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Île-de-France, France 7 July 1537 Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom James V of Scotland (1512-1542)

Charles of Angoulême (1522-1545)
Marguerite of Angoulême (1523-1574) 5 June 1523 Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France 15 September 1574 Turin, Italy Emmanuel-Philibert de Savoie (1528-1580)

Namesakes of François I of Angoulême (1494-1547)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
François I de Bretagne (1414-1450)Jean V de Bretagne (1389-1442)Jeanne de Valois (1391-1433)Yolande d'Anjou (1412-1440)+Isabella Stewart (1426-1494)
François I of Angoulême (1494-1547)Château de Cognac, Cognac, FranceChâteau de Rambouillet, Rambouillet, FranceCharles of Angoulême (1459-1496)Louise de Savoie (1476-1531)Claude of Orleans (1499-1524)+Eleonore of Castile (1498-1558)
François II of Angoulême (1544-1560)Fontainebleau, Île-de-France, FranceOrléans, Centre-Val de Loire, FranceHenri II of Angoulême (1519-1559)Caterina de' Medici (1519-1589)Mary of Scotland (1542-1586)
François de Vendôme (1470-1495)Jean VIII de Vendôme (1428-1478)Isabelle de Beauvau (1436-1475)Marie de Luxembourg (c1462-1547)+Isabeau de Grigny (?-?)
François II de Bretagne (1433-1488)ClissonsCouëronRichard d'Etampes (1395-1438)Marguerite d'Orléans (1406-1466)Marguerite de Bretagne + Marguerite de Foix (aft1458-1486) + Antoinette de Maignelais
François d'Orléans (1818-1900)Neuilly-sur-Seine, FranceParis, FranceLouis Philippe of Orléans (1773-1850)Maria Amelia delle Duo Sicilie (1782-1866)Francisca of Brazil (1824-1898)

Common ancestors of François I of Angoulême (1494-1547) and Claude of Orléans (1499-1524)

  1. Albrecht von Wittelsbach (1336-1404)
  2. Blanche Marie de Savoie (1336-1387)
  3. Bonne of Bohemia (1315-1349)
  4. Charles II of Navarre (1332-1387)
  5. Charles V de Valois (1338-1380)
  6. Galeazzo II Visconti (c1320-1378)
  7. Gian Galeazzo Visconti (1351-1402)
  8. Isabella de Valois (1313-1383)
  9. Isabelle de Valois (1348-1372)
  10. Jean II de Valois (1319-1364)
  11. Jean IV de Bretagne (1339-1399)
  12. Jean de Montfort (1294-1345)
  13. Jeanne de Bourbon (1338-1378)
  14. Jeanne de Valois (1343-1373)
  15. Joanna of Flanders (c1295-1374)
  16. Joanna of Navarre (1370-1437)
  17. John, Duke of Burgundy (1371-1419)
  18. Louis of Orléans (1372-1407)
  19. Malgorzata von Brieg (c1342-1386)
  20. Margaret III of Flanders (1348-1405)
  21. Margaret of Bavaria-Straubing (1363-1423)
  22. Philip of Burgundy (1342-1404)
  23. Pierre I de Bourbon (1311-1356)
  24. Valentina Visconti (1371-1408)
    Common ancestors of François I of Angoulême (1494-1547) and Eleonore of Castile (1498-1558)
  1. Agnes of Burgundy (1407-1476)
  2. Charles I, Duke of Bourbon (1401-1456)
  3. Jean I de Bourbon (1381-1434)
  4. John, Duke of Burgundy (1371-1419)
  5. Margaret of Bavaria-Straubing (1363-1423)
  6. Marie de Berry (1370-1434)

second cousin

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