François I Kleve-Mark de Nevers, Count of Nevers, Count of Eu, Count of Beaufort, was born 2 September 1516 in Cussy-sur-Loire to Charles de Nevers (c1490-1521) and Marie d'Albret (1491-1549) and died 13 February 1562 in Nevers of unspecified causes. He married Marguerite de Bourbon (1516-1589) 19 January 1538 JL in Louvre. He married Marie de Bourbon (-1601) 1560 JL . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996). Ancestors are from Spain, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Russia, Ukraine, Belgium, the Netherlands, Portugal, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Belarus, Switzerland, England, Italy, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.


Offspring of François I de Nevers and Marguerite de Bourbon (1516-1589)
Name Birth Death Joined with
François II de Nevers (1540-1562)
Henriette de Nevers (1542-1601) 31 October 1542 24 June 1601 Luigi Gonzaga (1539-1595)

Jacques de Nevers (1544-1564)
Henri de Nevers
Catherine de Nevers (1548-1633)
Marie de Nevers (1553-1574)

Common ancestors of François I de Nevers (1516-1562) and Marguerite de Bourbon (1516-1589)

  1. Anne de Montmorency-Laval (1385-1466)
  2. Bernard VII d'Armagnac (c1360-1418)
  3. Bonne de Berry (1365-1435)
  4. Catherine de Vendôme (1355-1412)
  5. Jean I de la Marche (1344-1393)
  6. Jean VIII de Vendôme (1428-1478)
  7. Jeanne de Laval (1405-1468)
  8. Louis de Vendôme (1376-1446)

second cousin

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