Theobald the Great (French: Thibaut de Blois) (1090–1152) was count of Blois and of Chartres as Theobald IV from 1102 and was count of Champagne and of Brie as Theobald II from 1125. Theobald held Auxerre , Maligny , Ervy , Troyes , and Châteauvillain as fiefs from Duke Odo II of Burgundy .
Odo I, Count of Vermandois; She was also the second wife of Theobald III, Count of Blois and they had: Philip, who became bishop of Châlons-sur-Marne; Odo, who inherited possessions in Champagne (Troyes). He died in 1093, leaving the possessions to his brother Hugh. Hugh, who became the first to be called count of Champagne.
Entre la fin du VII e siècle et 736, le titre de rector disparaît au profit de celui de patrice. À partir des années 673-675, selon Louis Stouff, un patrice dirige la Provence au nom des souverains francs, mais il ne siège pas à Arles.