Baldwin V of Hainaut 1
- Born: 1150
- Marriage (1): Margaret I of Flanders in 1169
- Died: 17 Dec 1195 at age 45
Other names for Baldwin were Baldwin I Margrave of Namur, Baldwin V Count of Hainaut and Baldwin VIII Count of Flanders.
From Wikipedia - Baldwin V, Count of Hainaut :
Baldwin V of Hainaut (1150 - December 17 , 1195 ) was count of Hainaut (1171-1195), count of Flanders as Baldwin VIII (1191-1195) and margrave of Namur as Baldwin I (1189-1195).
He was the son of Baldwin IV, Count of Hainaut . Flanders was acquired via his marriage to Margaret I of Flanders in 1169. Namur was acquired from his mother Alice of Namur .
With Margaret, Baldwin had the following issue:
Isabelle of Hainaut (Valenciennes , April 1170 - March 15 , 1190 , Paris ), married king Philip II of France
Baldwin VI of Hainaut (1171-1205), also count of Flanders and Latin Emperor
Yolanda of Flanders (1175-1219), married Peter II of Courtenay , Latin Emperor
Philip I, Marquis of Namur (1175-1212)
Henry of Flanders (1176-1216), Latin Emperor
Sybille of Hainault (1179 - January 9 , 1217 ), married c. 1197 Guichard IV, Sire de Beaujeu (d. 1216)
Eustace of Hainault (d. 1219), regent of the Kingdom of Thessalonica
Godfrey of Hainault
Noted events in his life were:
• Count of Hainaut, 1171-1195.
• Margrave of Namur, 1189-1195.
• Count of Flanders, 1191-1195.
Baldwin married Margaret I of Flanders, daughter of Thierry I of Lorraine, Count of Flanders and Sybil of Anjou, in 1169. (Margaret I of Flanders died on 15 Nov 1194.)