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Tombs of (left) Isabella Taillefer and (right) her brother-in-law Richard the Lionheart.
Fontevraud Abbey, Anjou, France.
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William IV Taillefer, Count of Angouleme,
mar Marguerite de Turenne [descendant of Henry I],
had issue:

Aymer Taillefer, Count of Angouleme,
mar Alice de Courtenay [descendant of Charlemagne],
had issue:

  1. Isabella Taillefer,
    mar 1stly to King John and had issue,
    mar 2ndly to Hugh X le Brun, Count de la Marche and had issue,
    she died 1246, bur Fontevraud Abbey, Anjou, France.

Effigy of Isabella Taillefer.
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Effigy of Isabella Taillefer.
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Tomb of Isabella Taillefer.
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