Robert I Comte de Dreux
- Born: Abt 1123, France
- Marriage: Agnes de Baudemént
- Died: 11 Oct 1188, France about age 65
- Buried: Braine, église abbatiale de Saint-Ived
Another name for Robert was Robert I the Great Count of Dreux.
~ Weis's Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 135:27, Robert I, comté de Dreux, son of Louis VI, King of France and Adelaide of Savoy, married as his third wife, Agnes de Baudemont, daughter of Gui de Baudemont. They were the parent of another Robert who married Yolande de Coucy. 160
Noted events in his life were:
• Web Reference: Charles Cawley's Medieval Lands, Comté de Dreux.
The Chronicle of Alberic de Trois-Fontaines names "patruus regis Philippi, comes Robertus" when recording his marriages and children [Chronica Albrici Monachi Trium Fontium 1219, MGH SS XXIII, p. 909]. Robert of France married, as his second wife & her second husband, Agnes de Baudément, Dame de Braine, widow of Milon comté de Bar-Sur-Seine, daughter and heiress of Gui de Baudément seigneaur de Braine and his wife Alix dame de Braine. The Chronicle of Alberic de Trois-Fontaines names "Agnes nobilis de Barro super Sequanam" as second wife of "comitem de Brana Robertum domnum", specifying that she was "mater comitisse Petronille" [Chronica Albrici Monachi Trium Fontium 1162, MGH SS XXIII, p. 846].
Robert married Agnes de Baudemént, daughter of Guy de Baudement Sire de Braine and Alix. (Agnes de Baudemént was born in 1130, died on 24 Jul 1204 in France and was buried in Braine, église abbatiale de Saint-Ived.)