Matilda II, Countess of Nevers

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Matilda II
Countess of Nevers
Countess of Auxerre
Countess of Tonnerre
Lady of Bourbon
Born 1241
Died 1262 (aged 20–21)
Noble family House of Dampierre
Spouse(s) Odo, Count of Nevers
Issue
Father Archambaud IX of Bourbon
Mother Yolande de Châtillon

Matilda II, Countess of Nevers (1234/35–1262), also known as Maud of Dampierre or Mathilda II of Bourbon, was a sovereign Countess of Nevers, Countess of Auxerre, Countess of Tonnerre and Lady of Bourbon.

She was a daughter of Archambaud IX of Bourbon and Yolande de Châtillon, Countess of Nevers. As heiress to the counties of Nevers, Auxerre and Tonnerre, she was married off to Odo, Count of Nevers, the son and heir of Hugh IV, Duke of Burgundy. By this marriage Odo reunited two important areas that had previously been united as the Duchy of Burgundy, but he died leaving no male heirs, and so the united territory passed to his brother Robert II, Duke of Burgundy. After her father's death Matilda also became Lady of Bourbon.

With Odo she had three children:

Regnal titles
Preceded by
Yolande I
Count of Nevers
1254–1262
with Odo
Succeeded by
Yolande II
Count of Tonnerre
1254–1262
with Odo
Succeeded by
Margaret
Count of Auxerre
1254–1262
with Odo
Succeeded by
Adelaide
Preceded by
Archambaud IX
Lady of Bourbon
1249–1262
with Odo
Succeeded by
Agnes