Henri II Capet-Valois-Orléans-Angoulême of France, King of France, was born 31 March 1519 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Île-de-France, France to François I of Angoulême (1494-1547) and Claude of Orléans (1499-1524) and died 10 July 1559 in Paris, Île-de-France, France of unspecified causes. He married Caterina de' Medici (1519-1589) 28 October 1533 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). Ancestors are from France, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, Germany, Portugal, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Belarus, the Netherlands, England, Switzerland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.


Offspring of Henri of Angoulême and Caterina de' Medici (1519-1589)
Name Birth Death Joined with
François II of Angoulême (1544-1560) 19 January 1544 Fontainebleau, Île-de-France, France 5 December 1560 Orléans, Centre-Val de Loire, France Mary of Scotland (1542-1586)

Elizabeth of Angoulême (1545-1568) 2 April 1545 Château de Fontainebleau, France 3 October 1568 Madrid, Spain Philip II of Spain (1527-1598)

Claude of Angoulême (1547-1575) 12 November 1547 Fontainebleau 21 February 1575 Nancy Charles III de Lorraine (1543-1608)

Louis of Angoulême (1549-1549)
Charles IX of Angoulême (1550-1574) 27 July 1550 30 May 1574 Elisabeth of Austria (1554-1592)
Marie Touchet (1549-1638)

Henry III of Angoulême (1551-1589) 19 September 1551 Château de Fontainebleau, France 2 August 1589 Château de Saint-Cloud, France Louise de Lorraine-Vaudemont (1553-1601)

Marguerite of Angoulême (1553-1615) 14 May 1553 Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Yvelines, Île-de-France, France 27 May 1615 Hostel de la Reyne Margueritte, Paris, France Henri IV de Bourbon (1553-1610)

François of Anjou (1555-1584)
Victoria of Angoulême (1556-1556)
Jeanne of Angoulême (1556-1556)

Offspring of Henri of Angoulême and Catherine Michelle (?-?)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Elaine de Francias (1557-1635)

Offspring of Henri of Angoulême and Filippa Duci (c1520-)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Diane of Angoulême (1538-1619)

Offspring of Henri of Angoulême and Janet Stewart (c1508-c1563)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Henri de Valois (1551-1586)

Offspring of Henri of Angoulême and Nicole de Savigny (c1535-1590)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Henri de Saint-Remy (1557-1621)


Common ancestors of Henri II of Angoulême (1519-1559) and Janet Stewart (c1508-c1563)

  1. Adolf IV. von der Mark (1373-1448)
  2. Marie of Burgundy (1393-1463) 

Namesakes of Henri II of Angoulême (1519-1559)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Henri II of Angoulême (1519-1559)Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Île-de-France, FranceParis, Île-de-France, FranceFrançois I of Angoulême (1494-1547)Claude of Orléans (1499-1524)Caterina de' Medici (1519-1589)+Catherine Michelle (?-?)+Filippa Duci (c1520-)+Janet Stewart (c1508-c1563)+Nicole de Savigny (c1535-1590)
Henri IV de Bourbon (1553-1610)Pau, Navarre, FranceParis, FranceAntoine de Bourbon-Vendôme (1518-1562)Jeanne III of Navarre (1528-1572)Marguerite of Angoulême (1553-1615)+Marie de' Medici (1575-1642) + Gabrielle d'Estrées
Henri de Bourbon (1552-1588)La Ferté-sous-JouarreSaint-Jean-d'AngélyLouis I de Bourbon (1530-1569)Eléanor de Roucy de Roye (1536-1564)Marie von Kleve + Charlotte Catherine de La Tremoille (1568-1629)
Henry II de Bourbon (1588-1646)Saint-Jean-d'AngélyHôtel de CondéHenri de Bourbon (1552-1588)Charlotte Catherine de La Tremoille (1568-1629)Charlotte Marguerite de Montmorency
Henry III of Angoulême (1551-1589)Château de Fontainebleau, FranceChâteau de Saint-Cloud, FranceHenri II of Angoulême (1519-1559)Caterina de' Medici (1519-1589)Louise de Lorraine-Vaudemont (1553-1601)

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  Robin Patterson

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