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Odo, Count of Nevers

French noble
The basics
Date of birth
Date of death Aug 04, 1266 Acre
Mother: Yolande of Dreux Duchess of Burgundy
Brother(s): John of Burgundy Robert II Duke of Burgundy
Children: Margaret of Burgundy Queen of Sicily Yolande II Countess of Nevers Adelaide Countess of Auxerre
Sister(s): Margaret of Burgundy Béatrice de Bourgogne Adelaide of Burgundy Duchess of Brabant Isabella of Burgundy Queen of Germany
Spouse: Matilda II
Father: Hugh IV Duke of Burgundy
The details

Odo of Burgundy (1230 – 4 August 1266) was Count of Nevers and Auxerre and the heir of Hugh IV, Duke of Burgundy. His mother was Yolande of Dreux. He died at Acre on 7 August 1266.
He never inherited the duchy, due to his death before his father; Burgundy was thereafter ruled by Odo's brother Robert. Odo married Maud of Dampierre and had three daughters, all of whom became rulers of their parents' counties:
Yolande II, Countess of Nevers (1247–1280), married 1)Jean-Tristan, prince of France and count of Valois (son of Louis IX of France);and 2)Robert III of Flanders
Margaret, Countess of Tonnerre (1250–1308), married king Charles I of Naples
Adelaide, Countess of Auxerre (1251–1290)

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