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Richardis van Gelre

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Richardis van Gelre (daughter of Gerhard van Gelre and Margareta of Brabant); died Between 1293 and 1298.

    Richardis married Wilhelm IV Bef 10 Jan 1250. Wilhelm (son of Wilhelm III and Mathilde von Limburg) was born 1210; died 16 Mar 1278, Aachen, Westphalia, Germany. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Gerhard V was born Abt 1250; died 29 Jul 1328.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Gerhard van Gelre was born Abt 1185 (son of Otto I van Gelre and Richardis von Scheyern-Wittelsbach); died 22 Aug 1229.

    Notes:

    Count of Guelders.

    Gerhard married Margareta of Brabant Abt 1206. Margareta (daughter of Henri I of Brabant and Machtild of Boulogne) was born Abt 1192; died 5 May 1231. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Margareta of Brabant was born Abt 1192 (daughter of Henri I of Brabant and Machtild of Boulogne); died 5 May 1231.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 21 Sep 1231

    Children:
    1. 1. Richardis van Gelre died Between 1293 and 1298.
    2. Margareta van Gelre died Bef 10 Jan 1250.
    3. Otto II van Gelre was born Abt 1215; died 10 Jan 1271.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Otto I van Gelre was born Abt 1150 (son of Hendrik van Gelre and Agnes von Arnstein); died Aft 30 Apr 1207.

    Notes:

    Count of Guelders. "Otto I of Guelders joined his Emperor Frederick I Barbarossa on the Third Crusade (1189-1192) during which he aided the Crusader army in the taking of Iconium. After the death of Frederick I Barbarossa, some of the crusaders in the army left for home but Otto joined one of the groups that went on towards Syria and Palestine. After arriving in the Holy Land, Otto joined the army of Guy of Lusignan, the King of Jerusalem, who was besieging the city of Acre. Further hardships decimated the army of the late Frederick, and by the spring of 1191 most of them had left for home. Otto was the only survivor from the Low Countries, and returned home in 1190." [Wikipedia]

    Otto married Richardis von Scheyern-Wittelsbach. Richardis (daughter of Otto I and Agnes von Looz) was born Abt 1173; died 7 Dec 1231. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Richardis von Scheyern-Wittelsbach was born Abt 1173 (daughter of Otto I and Agnes von Looz); died 7 Dec 1231.
    Children:
    1. Irmgarde of Gelre died Aft 1230.
    2. 2. Gerhard van Gelre was born Abt 1185; died 22 Aug 1229.
    3. Aleida van Gelre was born Abt 1187; died 4 Feb 1218.

  3. 6.  Henri I of Brabant was born Abt 1158 (son of Godfrey III and Margaret von Limburg); died 5 Sep 1235, Koln, Germany; was buried , St. Peter's, Leuven, Belgium.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1165

    Notes:

    Duke of Lorraine and Barbant. Margrave of Antwerp.

    Henri married Machtild of Boulogne 1179. Machtild (daughter of Mathieu of Flanders and Marie of England) was born Abt 1169; died Between 1210 and 1211; was buried , Afflighem Abbey, Brabant, Belgium. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Machtild of Boulogne was born Abt 1169 (daughter of Mathieu of Flanders and Marie of England); died Between 1210 and 1211; was buried , Afflighem Abbey, Brabant, Belgium.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 5 Aug 1224

    Notes:

    Also called Mahaud; Maud; Mathilde d'Alsace; Mathilde of Flanders.

    Children:
    1. 3. Margareta of Brabant was born Abt 1192; died 5 May 1231.
    2. Aleidis of Brabant was born Abt 1194; died Bef 1267.
    3. Machteld of Brabant was born Abt 1200; died 21 Dec 1267.
    4. Henri II of Brabant was born 1207; died 1 Feb 1248.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Hendrik van Gelre was born Abt 1117 (son of Gerhard van Wassenberg and Ermgard van Zutphen); died Between 27 May 1182 and 10 Sep 1182.

    Notes:

    "The Younger." Count of Guelders. Count of Zutphen.

    Hendrik married Agnes von Arnstein Abt 1135. Agnes (daughter of Ludwig II and Udelhild von Odenkirchen) died Bef 1179. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Agnes von Arnstein (daughter of Ludwig II and Udelhild von Odenkirchen); died Bef 1179.
    Children:
    1. Agnes van Gelre died Abt 1196.
    2. Adelheid van Gelre
    3. Margareta van Gelre
    4. 4. Otto I van Gelre was born Abt 1150; died Aft 30 Apr 1207.

  3. 10.  Otto I was born Abt 1117 (son of Otto II and Heilika von Lengenfeld); died 11 Jul 1183.

    Notes:

    "The Redhead." Duke of Bavaria. He was a close friend and ally of Barbarossa. His deeds are commemorated on tapestries in the White Hall of the royal palace at Munich.

    Otto married Agnes von Looz. Agnes (daughter of Ludwig I and Agnes von Metz) was born Abt 1150; died 1192. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Agnes von Looz was born Abt 1150 (daughter of Ludwig I and Agnes von Metz); died 1192.
    Children:
    1. Sophie of Bavaria was born Abt 1172; died 15 Jul 1238.
    2. 5. Richardis von Scheyern-Wittelsbach was born Abt 1173; died 7 Dec 1231.
    3. Ludwig I of Bavaria was born 23 Dec 1174, Kelheim, Bavaria, Germany; died 15 Sep 1231, Kelheim, Bavaria, Germany.

  5. 12.  Godfrey III was born Abt 1141 (son of Godfrey II and Luitgarde of Sulzbach); died 10 Aug 1190; was buried , St. Peter's Church, Leuven, Belgium.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1142
    • Alternate death: 21 Aug 1190

    Notes:

    Count of Louvain. Duke of Lorraine. Duke of Brabant.

    Godfrey married Margaret von Limburg 1158. Margaret (daughter of Henry II and Maud von Saffenberg) died 1172. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Margaret von Limburg (daughter of Henry II and Maud von Saffenberg); died 1172.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 1173

    Children:
    1. 6. Henri I of Brabant was born Abt 1158; died 5 Sep 1235, Koln, Germany; was buried , St. Peter's, Leuven, Belgium.

  7. 14.  Mathieu of Flanders was born Abt 1138 (son of Thierri III of Lorraine and Sibyl of Anjou); died 25 Jul 1173, Driencourt, Somme, Picardy, France.

    Notes:

    Count of Boulogne. Also called Matthew d'Alsace.

    Killed at the Siege of Driencourt.

    Mathieu married Marie of England 1160. Marie (daughter of Stephen of Blois, King Of England and Maud of Boulogne, Queen Consort of England) was born 1136; died 1182, Monastery of Sainte-Austreberthe, Montreuil, France. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Marie of England was born 1136 (daughter of Stephen of Blois, King Of England and Maud of Boulogne, Queen Consort of England); died 1182, Monastery of Sainte-Austreberthe, Montreuil, France.

    Notes:

    Also called Mary of Blois. Abbess of Romsey; Countess of Boulogne.

    Children:
    1. Ida of Flanders died 1216.
    2. 7. Machtild of Boulogne was born Abt 1169; died Between 1210 and 1211; was buried , Afflighem Abbey, Brabant, Belgium.