Arms of the Counts of Hainault

Roll of the Counts of Hainault

These are the dates for their reign, beginning to end. There are some cases where the end of the reign was not the end of their life, so I give the death date if I know it. I have tried to give some indication (where I can) of how they died (or ended their reign.)
ab. = abdicated,  kib. = killed in battle, as. = assassinated, ex. = executed, dep = deposed

Giselbert ???-877
Ranier I (Longneck) 877-915
Ranier II 915-932
Ranier III 932-958
Ranier IV 958-1013
Ranier V 1013-1029
Richildis 1029-1070 d. 1086 Countess, marries Baldwin of Flanders
Baldwin I 1051-1070 kib Also Baldwin VI, Count of Flanders
Arnulf (the Unlucky) 1070-1071 kib also Arnulf III, Count of Flanders
Baldwin II the Peaceable 1071-1098
Baldwin III 1098-1120
Baldwin IV 1120-1171
Baldwin V 1191-1194 Also Baldwin VIII, Count of Flanders
Baldwin VI 1194-1202 Also Baldwin IX, Count of Flanders
Johanna 1202-1244
Marguerite I 1244-1280
John I 1280-1304 Nephew of Marguerite
Also John I, Count of Holland
William I (the Good) 1304-1337 Also William III, Count of Holland
William II 1337-1345 kib Also William IV, Count of Holland
Margaret II 1345-1347 d. 1356 Marries Louis of Bavaria
Louis 1345-1347 Also Louis III, Holy Roman Emperor
William III 1347-1389 ab (due to insanity) Also William V, Count of Holland
Albert 1389-1404 also Duke of Bavaria
also Count of Holland
William V 1404-1417 also William IV, Duke of Bavaria
also Count of Holland
Jacqueline 1417-1436 dep. also Countess of Holland



Jacqueline is deposed by Philippe le Bon (though he wasn't very bon to her) Duke of Burgundy, and Hainault passes into Burgundian hands.



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