Baldwin III Count of Hainaut (Hennegau)
Jolande von Wassenberg Countess Of Hennegau
Baldwin IV "Le Batisseur" Count of Hainaut
Alix Countess de Hainaut and Namur
(Abt 1124-1168)
Baldwin VIII (V) Count of Flanders & Hainaut


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Marguerite de Lorraine

Baldwin VIII (V) Count of Flanders & Hainaut

  • Born: 1150, Hainaut, Hainaut, Belgium
  • Marriage: Marguerite de Lorraine in Apr 1169
  • Died: 24 Dec 1195, Mons, Hainaut, Belgium at age 45

  General Notes:

Baldwin V of Hainaut (1150 – December 24, 1195) was count of Hainaut (c. 1120-1195), count of Flanders as Baldwin VIII (1191-1195) and margrave of Namur as Baldwin I (1189-1195). Namur was acquired by his mother Alice of Namur, heiress of county and Flanders via his marriage to Countess Margaret I of Flanders in 1169.

With Margaret, Baldwin had the following issue:

Isabelle of Hainaut (1170-1190), married king Philip II of France
Emperor Baldwin I (VI) of Hainaut (1171-1205), also count of Flanders and Latin Emperor
Yolanda of Flanders (1175-1219), married Peter of Courtenay, Latin Emperor
Philip I, Marquis of Namur (1175-1212)
Henry of Flanders (1176-k.1216), Latin Emperor
Sybille (1179-1217)
Eustace (d.1219), regent of the Kingdom of Thessalonica

Baldwin married Marguerite de Lorraine, daughter of Dietrich (Thierry) d'Alsace Count Of Flanders and Sibilla d'Anjou, in Apr 1169. (Marguerite de Lorraine was born about 1135 in Alsace-Lorraine and died on 22 Nov 1194.)

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