Matilda of Carinthia
Matilda of Carinthia or Mathilde of Sponheim (died 13 December 1160 or 1161) was the daughter of Engelbert, Duke of Carinthia and his wife Uta of Passau. She married Theobald II, Count of Champagne in 1123. She was the mother of Adèle of Champagne, Queen of France and thus the maternal grandmother of Philip II of France.
|Matilda of Carinthia|
Countess of Chartres appealing to Louis le Gros
|Died||13 December 1160 or 1161|
|Noble family||House of Sponheim|
|Spouse(s)||Theobald II, Count of Champagne|
|Father||Engelbert, Duke of Carinthia|
|Mother||Uta of Passau|
Her ten children with Theobald were:
- Henry I, Count of Champagne
- Theobald V, Count of Blois
- Adèle of Champagne
- Elizabeth, wife of Roger of Apulia and William Gouet IV
- Mary, wife of Odo II
- William White Hands
- Stephen I of Sancerre
- Agnes, wife of Reginald II, Count of Bar
- Margaret, nun at Fontevrault
- Matilda, wife of Rotrou IV, Count of Perche
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