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Friedrich I of Meissen

Male 1257 - 1323  (66 years)


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  • Name Friedrich I of Meissen 
    Born 1257  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Nov 1323  Wartburg, Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Katherinen Cloister, Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I22106  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2019 

    Father Albrecht II of Meissen,   b. 1240,   d. 20 Nov 1315  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Margarethe von Hohenstaufen,   b. Abt Feb 1237,   d. 8 Aug 1270, Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married 1254  [2
    Family ID F15364  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elisabeth von Lobdeburg-Arnshaugk,   b. 1286,   d. 22 Aug 1359, Gotha, Thuringia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 24 Aug 1300  [1
    Children 
     1. Friedrich II of Meissen,   b. 1310, Gotha, Thuringia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1349, Wartburg, Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     2. Elisabeth of Meissen,   b. 1306,   d. Bef 10 Nov 1367  (Age < 61 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F13319  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "The Quarrelsome." Margrave of Meissen. Count Palatine of Saxony, 1281-91. Landgrave of Thuringia, 1307.

      "[O]ften at war or in rebellion, his lands in Thuringia were seized by the German king, Adolf, who forced him into exile, which he spent with relatives in Tirol, he later opposed the German kings, Albrecht I and his successor, Henry VII, finally giving his support to Ludwig IV." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1480] The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England: A Medieval Heritage by Charles M. Hansen and Neil D. Thompson. Saline, Michigan: McNaughton and Gunn, 2012.

    2. [S49] Genealogics, by Leo Van de Pas.