Sunday, March 28, 2004

Soissons, Charles De Bourbon, Count (comte) De

Louis I de Bourbon, the first prince de Cond´┐Ż, had acquired the countship of Soissons in 1557, and upon his death in 1569 it passed to his youngest son, Charles. This count fought for Henry of Bourbon (the future Henry IV) against Henry III of France at