Marguerite o Fraunce (1523-1574)

Marguerite o Fraunce (5 Juin 1523 – 15 September 1574) Her niece Marguerite o Fraunce wis named in her honour. She wis the future wife o Henry IV o Fraunce. Marguerite an her husband haed ane son. As a dochter o Francis I o Fraunce, she wis a sister o Henry II o Fraunce. who mairit Catherine de' Medici. As well as Queen Madeleine o Scots (wife o James V o Scotland. Marguerite wis aa Duchess o Berry in her ain right.

Marguerite o Fraunce
Duchess o Savoy
Margaret of France, Duchess of Berry by Studio of François Clouet.jpg
Painting bi by a member o the Studio o François Clouet.
Tenur10 Julie 1559 15 September 1574
Born5 Juin 1523
Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Fraunce
Dee'd15 September 1574(1574-09-15) (aged 51)
SpouseEmmanuel Philibert, Duke o Savoy
IssueCharles Emmanuel I o Savoy
Full name
Marguerite de France
HooseValois (Angoulême branch)
FaitherFrancis I o Fraunce
MitherClaude, Duchess o Brittany
SeegnaturMarguerite o Fraunce's signature


On 9 Julie 1559 Marguerite mairit Emmanuel Philibert, Duke o Savoy, a son o Charles III o Savoy an Infanta Beatrice o Portugal.


  1. Charles Emmanuel I, Duke o Savoy mairit Caterina Micaela o Austrick, Infanta o Spain an haed issue.

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