Henri, Duke of Montpensier

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Henri de Montpensier.

Henri de Bourbon, Duke of Montpensier, (12 May 1573 – 27 February 1608) was Dauphin of Auvergne, Duke of Montpensier, Sovereign Prince of the Dombes and Lord of Châtellerault.

Henri was born at Mézières, the son of François de Bourbon, Duke of Montpensier, and of his wife Renée d'Anjou, marquise de Mézières.

On 15 May 1597, Henri married Henriette Catherine, daughter of Henri de Joyeuse and Catherine de Nogaret.[1] They had:


  1. ^ Pérez 1974, p. 461.


  • Pérez, Antonio (1974). Ungerer, Gustav (ed.). A Spaniard in Elizabethan England: The Correspondence of Antonio Pérez's Exile. Vol. 1. Tamesis Books Limited.