Friday, 23 January 2015

House of Châtillon

Blason de la maison de Châtillon.svgArea of origin: Champagne

The House of Châtillon made its' first appearance in the 11th century and remained among the French aristocracy well into the Ancien Regime. The line finally went extinct in 1762. Despite the similarity of names the House of Châtillon is not connected to that of Châtillon-sur-Loigne (which possessed the title of Duc de Châtillon).

Titles possessed by the House of Châtillon:

Comte de Châtillon
Comte de Blois
Comte de Saint-Pol
Prince de Porcien
Comte de Tonnerre
Comte de Nevers

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