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  • ID: I46429
  • Name: Pierre D? Amboise
  • Sex: M
  • Death: 28 JUN 1473 in Chateau de Meillant
  • Burial: Sainte Claire de Bourges
  • Occupation: Companion in Arms to Joan of Arc
  • BATT: Siege of Orléans, 1429
  • Note:

    Pierre d'Amboise Seigneur de Chaumont de Meillant de Sagonne des Bordes et de Bussy, (in 1466 because of his betrayal of King Louis XI confiscated "I presume all properties?") he died 28 June 1473 in the Chateau de Meillant, and was buried in Sainte Claire de Bourges. His marriage was contracted 23 August 1428 to Anne de Bueil, she died after 1 December 1458 and was a daughter of Jean IV de Bueil
    Joan of Arc?s Companions in Arms:
    Pierre d'Amboise, Lord of Chaumont:
    Pierre d'AMBOISE (? 1473) was the son of Hugues III d'Amboise (killed at Azincourt in 1415) and of Jeanne de Guénand.
    On 23 August 1428, he married Anne de Bueil (? 1458), the daughter of Jean IV de Bueil and of Marguerite, Dauphine of Auvergne and Countess of Sancerre.
    He arrived at Orléans on 25 October 1428. In January 1429, his company was made of 13 men-at-arms and bowmen. At the end of 1429, he was in the escort of the convoy carrying foods to Orléans with Joan of Arc. Lord of Chaumont-sur-Loire, Meillant, Sagonne, Les Bordes and Bussy, Pierre d'Amboise was councillor of the King in 1432, governor of Touraine, chamberlain of Charles VII and of Louis XI who made him ambassador at Rome.
    He died of 28 June 1473 in his castle of Meillant.
    His wife give him 17 children, one of them was Georges (1460-1510), bishop of Montauban, archbishop of Narbonne and Rouen, cardinal and Prime Minister of Louis XII.
  • _UID: B01A4FC2C29444D5BE4BE7146514C83CCBB2
  • Change Date: 14 FEB 2011

    Father: Hugues III D? Amboise
    Mother: Jeanne de Guénand

    Marriage 1 Anne de Bueil
    • Married: ABT 23 AUG 1428
    • Note: Contract
    1. Has Children Marie D? Amboise