Hugh XI "le Brun" de Lusignan Count of Ponthieu, la Marche and Angoulême 1 2
- Born: 1221
- Marriage (1): Yolande de Dreux of Brittany, Comtesse de Penthievre et de Porhoet in 1238
- Died: 6 Apr 1250, Faruskur, Egypt at age 29
Other names for Hugh were Hugh II de Lusignan Count of Angoulême, Hugh VI de Lusignan Count of La Marche and Hugues XI "le Brun" de Lusignan.
From Wikipedia - Hugh XI of Lusignan :
Hugh XI of Lusignan, Hugh VI of La Marche or Hugh II of Angoulême or Hugues XI & VI & II de Lusignan ( 1221 - 1250 ) succeeded his father Hugh X as Seigneur de Lusignan, Count of La Marche and Count of Angoulême on June 5 , 1249 , and was Comte de Penthievre et de Porhoet by marriage.
He was the eldest of Henry III's half-brothers. He had a daughter, Mary in 1242 .
By his marriage in 1235 to Yolande de Dreux (1218 - October 10 , 1272 , buried at Villeneuve-lez-Nantes), Comtesse de Penthievre et de Porhoet, he had two children:
Hugues XII & IV & III de Lusignan
Alice de Lusignan married Gilbert de Clare, 7th Earl of Hertford
Noted events in his life were:
• Count of La Marche, 1249-1250.
Hugh married Yolande de Dreux of Brittany, Comtesse de Penthievre et de Porhoet in 1238. (Yolande de Dreux of Brittany, Comtesse de Penthievre et de Porhoet was born in 1218, died 10 or 16 Oct 1272 and was buried in Villeneuve-lez-Nantes, (Loire), France.)