Henry IV, Count of Bar

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Henry IV, Count of Bar
Born between 1315 and 1320
Died 1344
Noble family House of Montbéliard
Spouse(s) Yolande of Dampierre
Father Edward I of Bar
Mother Marie of Burgundy

Henry IV of Bar (abt 1315–1344) was count of Bar from 1336 to 1344. His aunt, Joan of Bar, Countess of Surrey, governed Bar in his name during his minority. He was the son of Edward I of Bar and his wife Marie of Burgundy. [1] He married Yolande of Dampierre (died 1395), [1] a granddaughter of Robert III, Count of Flanders.

Joan of Bar was a French-English noble. She acted as regent of the County of Bar from 1344 until 1353.

Robert III, Count of Flanders Count of Flanders

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Henry and Yolande had two sons:

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German nobility
Preceded by
Edward I
Count of Bar
1336 – 1344
Succeeded by
Edward II