Gaston, Duke of Orléans, duc d'Orléans, duc d'Anjou, duc d'Alençon, duc de Chartres, duc de Valois, was born 25 April 1608 in Palace of Fontainebleau, France to Henri IV de Bourbon (1553-1610) and Marie de' Medici (1575-1642) and died 2 February 1660 in Château de Blois, France of unspecified causes. He married Marie de Montpensier (1605-1627) 6 August 1626 in Nantes, France. He married Marguerite de Lorraine (1615-1672) 31 January 1632 in Nancy, France. 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). Ancestors are from France, Italy, the United Kingdom, Spain, Germany, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Poland, Austria, Switzerland, Lithuania, Portugal, Belarus, the Netherlands, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, England, the Czech Republic, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.


Offspring of Gaston, Duke of Orléans and Marie de Montpensier (1605-1627)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Anne Marie Louise of Orléans (1627-1693)

Offspring of Gaston, Duke of Orléans and Marguerite de Lorraine (1615-1672)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Marguerite-Louise of Orléans (1645-1721) 28 July 1645 Château de Blois, Blois, France 17 September 1721 15 Place des Vosges, Paris, France Cosimo III de' Medici (1642-1723)

Élisabeth Marguerite of Orléans (1646-1696)
Françoise Madeleine of Orléans (1648-1664)
Jean Gaston de Valois (1650-1652)
Marie Anne de Chartres (1652-1695)

Common ancestors of Gaston of Orléans (1608-1660) and Marguerite de Lorraine (1615-1672)

  1. Charles of Angoulême (1459-1496)
  2. Joanna of Castile (1479-1555)
  3. Louise de Savoie (1476-1531)
  4. Philip I of Castile (1478-1506)

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