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Ludwig II

Male 1200 - 1227  (26 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Ludwig II was born 28 Oct 1200 (son of Hermann I and Sophie of Bavaria); died 11 Sep 1227, Otranto, Apulia, Italy.

    Notes:

    Landgrave of Thüringen.

    Ludwig married St. Elisabeth of Hungary 1220, Wartburg, Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany. St. (daughter of András II, King of Hungary and Gertrud von Meran) was born 1207; died 19 Nov 1231. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Sophia von Thüringen was born 20 Mar 1224; died 29 May 1275.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Hermann I was born Abt 1154 (son of Ludwig II and Jutta of Swabia); died 25 Apr 1217.

    Notes:

    Landgrave of Thuringia.

    The composition of the Latin hymn Veni Sancte Spiritus has been attributed to him. Walther von der Vogelweide and other Minnesingers were welcome at his castle, the Wartburg. In this connection he features in Wagner's Tannha?user.

    Hermann married Sophie of Bavaria. Sophie (daughter of Otto I and Agnes von Looz) was born Abt 1172; died 15 Jul 1238. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Sophie of Bavaria was born Abt 1172 (daughter of Otto I and Agnes von Looz); died 15 Jul 1238.
    Children:
    1. Irmgard von Thüringen was born Abt 1197; died Abt 1244.
    2. 1. Ludwig II was born 28 Oct 1200; died 11 Sep 1227, Otranto, Apulia, Italy.
    3. Agnes von Thüringen was born Abt 1206; died Bef 1247.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Ludwig II was born Abt 1128 (son of Ludwig I and Hedwig von Gudensberg); died 14 Oct 1172.

    Notes:

    Landgrave of Thuringia.

    Ludwig married Jutta of Swabia. Jutta (daughter of Frederick II von Hohenstaufen and Agnes von Saarbrücken) was born Abt 1133; died 7 Jul 1191. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Jutta of Swabia was born Abt 1133 (daughter of Frederick II von Hohenstaufen and Agnes von Saarbrücken); died 7 Jul 1191.
    Children:
    1. Jutta von Thüringen
    2. 2. Hermann I was born Abt 1154; died 25 Apr 1217.

  3. 6.  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. 7.  Agnes von Looz was born Abt 1150 (daughter of Ludwig I and Agnes von Metz); died 1192.
    Children:
    1. 3. Sophie of Bavaria was born Abt 1172; died 15 Jul 1238.
    2. 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.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Ludwig I was born Abt 1090 (son of Ludwig and Adelheid von Stade); died 12 Jan 1140.

    Notes:

    Landgrave of Thuringia.

    Ludwig married Hedwig von Gudensberg. Hedwig (daughter of Giso and Kunigunde von Bilstein) died 1148. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Hedwig von Gudensberg (daughter of Giso and Kunigunde von Bilstein); died 1148.
    Children:
    1. Jutta von Thüringen
    2. 4. Ludwig II was born Abt 1128; died 14 Oct 1172.

  3. 10.  Frederick II von Hohenstaufen was born 1090 (son of Frederick I of Swabia and Agnes of Germany); died 4 Apr 1147.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 6 Apr 1147, Alzey, Germany

    Notes:

    Called Frederick the One-eyed. Duke of Swabia from 1105 to his death, second of the Hohenstaufen dynasty.

    Frederick married Agnes von Saarbrücken Between 1131 and 1135. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Agnes von Saarbrücken (daughter of Friedrich I and Gisela of Lorraine).
    Children:
    1. 5. Jutta of Swabia was born Abt 1133; died 7 Jul 1191.
    2. Konrad von Hohenstaufen was born 1135; died 8 Nov 1195.

  5. 12.  Otto II was born Between 1083 and 1084 (son of Otto I and (Unknown) von Ratzenhofen); died 4 Mar 1156.

    Notes:

    Palatine of Bavaria.

    Otto married Heilika von Lengenfeld. Heilika (daughter of Freidrich III von Pettendorf and Heilika of Swabia) died 14 Sep 1170. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Heilika von Lengenfeld (daughter of Freidrich III von Pettendorf and Heilika of Swabia); died 14 Sep 1170.
    Children:
    1. Hedwig von Wittelsbach died 16 Jul 1174.
    2. Otto IV died 18 Aug 1198.
    3. 6. Otto I was born Abt 1117; died 11 Jul 1183.

  7. 14.  Ludwig I (son of Arnold I and Agnes von Mainz); died 11 Aug 1171.

    Notes:

    Count of Looz. Count of Rieneck.

    Ludwig married Agnes von Metz. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Agnes von Metz (daughter of Folmar and Mechtilde von Dagsburg).
    Children:
    1. Imagina of Looz
    2. Laurette de Looz died Bef 1184.
    3. Sophia von Looz
    4. 7. Agnes von Looz was born Abt 1150; died 1192.