Matilda of Brabant, Countess of Holland

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Mathilde of Brabant
Countess of Holland
Spouse(s) Henry II
Floris IV, Count of Holland
Father Henry I, Duke of Brabant
Mother Mathilde of Flanders
Born c. 1200
Died 22 December 1267(1267-12-22)
unknown
Buried unknown


Mathilde (c. 1200 – 22 December 1267) was the fourth child and daughter of Mathilde of Flanders and Henry I, Duke of Brabant. She married Henry II, Count Palatine of the Rhine (died 1214) in Aachen in 1212 and later married Floris IV, Count of Holland on 6 December 1214. Mathilde was a great-great-grandmother of Philippa of Hainault, wife of King Edward III of England and Queen consort, as well as being a great-granddaughter of King Stephen of England.[citation needed]

Issue

  1. William II, Count of Holland (1227–1256).
  2. Floris de Voogd (ca. 1228 – 1258), Regent of Holland in 1256–1258.
  3. Adelaide of Holland (ca. 1230–1284), Regent of Holland in 1258–1263.
  4. Margaret (d. 1277)
  5. Mechtild