Blanche (of Artois)1

F, #1147025, d. 1302
Relationship20th great-grandmother of Robert Michael Damon

Names and TItles

Married: Mrs (d'Artois) Plantagenet.
     Blanche (of Artois) married Earl Edmund Plantagenet, son of King Henry III (of England) and Queen Eleanor (of Provence).1 Blanche (of Artois) married first King Henry I of Navarre, son of King Theobald IV "the Great" of Navarre and Marguerite de Bourbon, in 1269. Blanche (of Artois) died in 1302.2
     She became the mother of Princess Jeanne (of Navarre) in January 1272.3 Blanche (of Artois) became the mother of Henry Plantagenet in 1281.2 Blanche's daughter was married at wedding of Princess Jeanne (of Navarre) and King Philip IV (of France) "the Fair" on 16 August 1284 in Paris, France.3 Blanche (of Artois) became a widow with the death of her husband, Earl Edmund Plantagenet on 5 June 1296 in Bayonne, Pyrenees Atlantiques, France, at age 51.4


     Blanche (of Artois) has ID 147-25 in Royalty for Commoners.3

Family 1

King Henry I of Navarre b. circa 1244, d. 22 July 1274

Family 2

Earl Edmund Plantagenet b. 16 January 1244/45, d. 5 June 1296
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big) (#1)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Big) (#2)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited) (#1)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited) (#2)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (paged) (#1)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (paged) (#2)
English Royalty
English Royalty (Indented)
Last Edited18 Apr 2005


  1. [S6] Gary Boyd Roberts, The Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States Who Were Themselves Notable or Left Descendants Notable in American History (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 2001) , Page 295. Hereinafter cited as Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants.
  2. [S27] Paul Bailey McBride Web Site, online
  3. [S7] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, Fourth Edition, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, 2002). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Royalty for Commoners, 4th Edition.
  4. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: There are some wild errors in the data.