Matilda of Carinthia

Deceased Person

– 1160


Who was Matilda of Carinthia?

Matilda of Carinthia or Mathilde of Sponheim was the daughter of Engelbert, Duke of Carinthia and his wife Uta of Passau. She married Theobald II, Count of Champagne in 1123. She was the mother of Adèle of Champagne, Queen of France and thus the maternal grandmother of Philip II of France.

Her ten children with Theobald were:

Henry I, Count of Champagne

Theobald V, Count of Blois

Adèle of Champagne

Isabella, wife of Roger of Apulia and William Gouet IV

Mary, wife of Odo II

William White Hands

Stephen I of Sancerre

Agnes, wife of Reginald II, Count of Bar

Margaret, nun at Fontevrault

Matilda, wife of Rotrou II

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