JOINVILLE , the name of aFrench
See also:family of
See also:Champagne, which traced its descent from Etienne de
See also:Vaux, who lived at the beginning of the 11th century . Geoffroi III . (d . 1184), sire de Joinville, who accompanied
See also:Henry the Liberal, count of Champagne, to the
See also:Land in n47, received from him the
See also:office of
See also:seneschal, and this office became hereditary in the
See also:house of Joinville . In 1203 Geoffroi V., sire de Joinville, died while on a crusade, leaving no
See also:children . He was succeeded by his
See also:Simon, who married
See also:Beatrice of
See also:Burgundy, daughter of the count of
See also:Auxonne, and had as his son
See also:Jean (q.v.), the historian and friend of St
See also:Louis .
See also:Henri (d . 1374), sire de Joinville, the
See also:grand-son of Jean, became count of Vaudemont, through his
See also:Marguerite de Vaudemont . His daughter, Marguerite de Joinville, married in 1393
See also:Ferry of
See also:Lorraine (d . 1415), to whom she brought the lands of Joinville . In 1552, Joinville was made into a principality for the house of Lorraine . Mlle de Montpensier, the heiress of Mlle de Guise, bequeathed the principality of Joinville to
See also:Philip, duke of
See also:Orleans (1693) .
See also:castle, which overhung the
See also:Marne, was sold in 1791 to be demolished . The title of
See also:prince de Joinville (q.v.) was given later to the third son of
See also:King Louis Philippe . Two branches of the house of Joinville have settled in other countries: one in England, descended from Geoffroi de Joinville, sire de Vaucouleurs, and brother of the historian, who served under Henry III. and
See also:Edward I.; the other, descended from Geoffroi de Joinville, sire de Briquenay, and son of Jean, settled in the
See also:kingdom of Naples . See J . Simonnet, Essai sur l'histoire et la genealogie
See also:des seigneurs de Joinville (1875) ; H . F . Delaborde, Jean de Joinville et
See also:les seigneurs de Joinville (1894) . (M . P .
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