Hugh only survived the attack because his men took him directly to the nearby convent of Avenay, where he spent several months recovering. 1040–1115), was Count of Troyes and of Meaux from 1047 to 1066, then Count of Aumale from 1069 to 1115. Hugh was the third son of Theobald III, Count of Blois and Adele of Valois, bearing the title Count of Bar-sur-Aube. “Hugh . Language; Watch; Edit; Active discussions This article is of interest to the following WikiProjects: WikiProject Biography / Royalty and Nobility (Rated Stub-class) This article is within the scope of WikiProject Biography, a collaborative effort to create, develop and organize Wikipedia's articles about people. Hugh was also the generous patron of the abbeys of Moustier-Ramey and of Molesme, at his castle of Isle-Aumont, south of Troyes. Constance’s life story is really much more interesting than Hugh’s in my opinion. For other uses, see Count (disambiguation). His older brother Odo IV, Count of Troyes, died in 1093, leaving him master of Troyes, where he centred his court, and Vitry-le-FranÃ§ois. The Count of Champagne was the ruler of the County of Champagne from 950 to 1316. He married Isabelle de Bourgogne (c1092-c1139) 1110 JL . The latter's greatgrandaughter Joan married King Philip IV of France. After him are Gaston IV, Viscount of Béarn, Al-Hafiz, and Constantine Doukas. Theobald II, Count of Champagne From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Theobald II, Count of Champagne Theobald.jpg Theobald II, Count of Champagne Spouse(s) Matilda of Carinthia Noble family House of Blois Father Stephen II, Count of Blois Mother Adela of Normandy Born 1090 Died 10 January 1152 Theobald the Great (French: Thibaut de Blois) (1090–1152) was Count of Blois and of Chartres … Champagne evolved from the county of Troyes in the late eleventh century and Hugh I was the first to officially use the title "Count of Champagne". Thibaut; 13 May 1179 ndash; 24 May 1201) was Count of Champagne from 1197 to his death.Theobald was the younger son of Henry I of Champagne and Marie, a daughter of Louis VII of France and Eleanor of Aquitaine. Talk:Hugh, Count of Champagne. 4. âª The Rise And Fall Of The The Knights Templar, âª Politics in the Animal Kingdom: Single Transferable Vote. Reserve Officers' Training Corps (Philippines), People of the American Civil War by state, Articles with French-language external links, Articles incorporating text from Wikipedia, Bernard of Clairvaux, Letter XXXI: A Hugues, comte de Champagne, qui s'était fait Templier en l'an 1125, https://military.wikia.org/wiki/Hugh,_Count_of_Champagne?oldid=4390178.  The act of his that resonated longest in history was his grant of lands in 1115 to the monk Bernard of the reformed Benedictines at Cîteaux—the Cistercians—in order to found Clairvaux Abbey, a Cistercian monastery at Clairvaux (in the present Ville-sous-la-Ferté), in a wild valley of a tributary of the Aube, where Bernard was appointed abbot and became famous as Bernard of Clairvaux.