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Richardis van Gelre

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Richardis van Gelre died between 1293 and 1298.

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

    Children:
    1. 2. Gerhard V  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1250; died on 29 Jul 1328.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Gerhard V Descendancy chart to this point (1.Richardis1) was born about 1250; died on 29 Jul 1328.

    Notes:

    Count of Jülich.

    Family/Spouse: Isabella of Brabant. Isabella (daughter of Godfried of Brabant and Jeanne de Vierzon et Berry) died after 26 Nov 1350. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 3. Gottfried von Bergheim  Descendancy chart to this point died on 3 May 1335.

    Family/Spouse: (Unknown). [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 4. Wilhelm V-I  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1299; died on 26 Feb 1361.


Generation: 3

  1. 3.  Gottfried von Bergheim Descendancy chart to this point (2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) died on 3 May 1335.

    Gottfried married Elizabeth von Kleve in 1330. Elizabeth (daughter of Dietrich Luf III von Kleve and Jolanda) died on 12 Nov 1346. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 5. Jolanthe of Jülich  Descendancy chart to this point died on 31 Oct 1387.

  2. 4.  Wilhelm V-I Descendancy chart to this point (2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born about 1299; died on 26 Feb 1361.

    Notes:

    Duke of Jülich.

    Wilhelm married Johanna of Holland and Hainault on 26 Feb 1324 in Koln, Germany. Johanna (daughter of William III of Hainault and Jeanne de Valois) was born about 1312; died in 1374. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 6. Gerhard VI of Jülich  Descendancy chart to this point died on 18 May 1360.
    2. 7. Wilhelm VI-II  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1333; died on 13 Dec 1393.


Generation: 4

  1. 5.  Jolanthe of Jülich Descendancy chart to this point (3.Gottfried3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) died on 31 Oct 1387.

    Notes:

    Countess of Jülich.

    Jolanthe married Friedrich VIII before 22 Mar 1351. Friedrich (son of Friedrich VI and Jutta von Isenburg-Limburg) was born about 1328; died in 1397; was buried in Höningen, Rhineland, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 8. Jolanthe  Descendancy chart to this point died on 24 Apr 1434; was buried in The Hague, Netherlands.

  2. 6.  Gerhard VI of Jülich Descendancy chart to this point (4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) died on 18 May 1360.

    Notes:

    Count of Ravensberg and Berg.

    Gerhard married Margareta von Ravensberg in 1338. Margareta (daughter of Otto IV and Margareta von Berg) died on 13 Feb 1389. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 9. Wilhelm II-VII of Jülich  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1348; died on 25 Jun 1408.
    2. 10. Margarete of Ravensberg  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1350; died on 10 Oct 1425 in Burg Monterberg near Kalkar, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany.

  3. 7.  Wilhelm VI-II Descendancy chart to this point (4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born in 1333; died on 13 Dec 1393.

    Notes:

    Duke of Jülich (Juliers).

    Wilhelm married Maria of Guelders after 25 Dec 1362. Maria (daughter of Reinald II of Guelders and Sophia Berthout) was born between 1325 and 1330; died in Nov 1397. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 11. Johanna of Jülich  Descendancy chart to this point


Generation: 5

  1. 8.  Jolanthe Descendancy chart to this point (5.Jolanthe4, 3.Gottfried3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) died on 24 Apr 1434; was buried in The Hague, Netherlands.

    Notes:

    Countess of Leiningen. "[A] canoness at Essen after her husband's death." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Jolanthe married Arend after 1400. Arend (son of Jan I and Guyote van IJsselstein) was born about 1340; died on 9 Apr 1409; was buried in IJsselstein, Utrecht, Netherlands. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 12. Jan II  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1385; died on 4 Jan 1451; was buried in Egmond Abbey, Bergen, North Holland.

  2. 9.  Wilhelm II-VII of Jülich Descendancy chart to this point (6.Gerhard4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born about 1348; died on 25 Jun 1408.

    Notes:

    Duke of Berg and Jülich.

    Wilhelm married Anna of Rhein in 1363. Anna (daughter of Ruprecht II and Beatrix of Sicily-Aragón) was born in 1346; died on 30 Nov 1415. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 13. Margareta of Jülich  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1364; died on 18 Jun 1442 in Hardegsen, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in St. Mauritius, Hardegsen, Lower Saxony, Germany.

  3. 10.  Margarete of Ravensberg Descendancy chart to this point (6.Gerhard4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born about 1350; died on 10 Oct 1425 in Burg Monterberg near Kalkar, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany.

    Margarete married Adolf III about 1369. Adolf (son of Adolf II and Margaret of Kleve) was born in 1334; died on 7 Sep 1394 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 14. Adolf I  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 26 Dec 1373 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died on 23 Sep 1448 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried in Wesel, Westphalia, Germany.

  4. 11.  Johanna of Jülich Descendancy chart to this point (7.Wilhelm4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1)

    Notes:

    "[H]eiress of her brother to the duchy of Guelders." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Johanna married Johann V van Arkel in 1376. Johann (son of Otto and Elizabeth de Bar) was born before 11 Sep 1362; died in Aug 1428 in Leerdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 15. Maria van Arkel  Descendancy chart to this point died on 19 Jul 1415.


Generation: 6

  1. 12.  Jan II Descendancy chart to this point (8.Jolanthe5, 5.Jolanthe4, 3.Gottfried3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born about 1385; died on 4 Jan 1451; was buried in Egmond Abbey, Bergen, North Holland.

    Notes:

    Lord of Egmond and Leerdam. "[E]nemy of Count Willem VI of Holland and his daughter Jacoba, regent for his son in Guelders in 1423." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Jan married Maria van Arkel on 24 Jun 1409. Maria (daughter of Johann V van Arkel and Johanna of Jülich) died on 19 Jul 1415. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 16. Arnold van Egmond  Descendancy chart to this point was born after 17 Jul 1410; died on 23 Feb 1473 in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; was buried in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands.

  2. 13.  Margareta of Jülich Descendancy chart to this point (9.Wilhelm5, 6.Gerhard4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born about 1364; died on 18 Jun 1442 in Hardegsen, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in St. Mauritius, Hardegsen, Lower Saxony, Germany.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 18 Jul 1442, Hardegsen, Lower Saxony, Germany

    Notes:

    Countess of Berg and Ravensberg.

    Margareta married Otto of Brunswick before 24 Jun 1379. Otto (son of Ernst of Brunswick and Elizabeth von Hessen) was born about 1340; died on 13 Dec 1394 in Hardegsen, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in Wiebrechtshausen monastery, Northeim, Lower Saxony, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 17. Elizabeth of Brunswick-Göttingen  Descendancy chart to this point died after 29 Sep 1444.

  3. 14.  Adolf I Descendancy chart to this point (10.Margarete5, 6.Gerhard4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born on 26 Dec 1373 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died on 23 Sep 1448 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried in Wesel, Westphalia, Germany.

    Notes:

    Duke of Kleve (Cleves). "[A] public-spirited ruler who simplified the legal system, insured the maintenance of dikes and drains throughout his lands, raised to Duke by the emperor Sigmund, preserved the independence of his duchy from the ambitions of his powerful neighbor Dietrich von Mörs, Archbishop of Cologne, strengthened by his Burgundian connections." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Adolf married Marie of Burgundy on 12 Jul 1406 in Arras, Pas-de-Calais, France. Marie (daughter of Jean of Burgundy and Margareta of Bavaria) was born in Jan 1394; died on 30 Oct 1463 in Burg Monterberg near Kalkar, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried in Bruges, Belgium. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 18. Katherina of Kleve  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 25 May 1417 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died on 10 Feb 1476 in Lobith, Rijnwarden, Gelderland, Netherlands; was buried in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands.

  4. 15.  Maria van Arkel Descendancy chart to this point (11.Johanna5, 7.Wilhelm4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) died on 19 Jul 1415.

    Notes:

    Heiress of Guelders.

    Maria married Jan II on 24 Jun 1409. Jan (son of Arend and Jolanthe) was born about 1385; died on 4 Jan 1451; was buried in Egmond Abbey, Bergen, North Holland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 16. Arnold van Egmond  Descendancy chart to this point was born after 17 Jul 1410; died on 23 Feb 1473 in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; was buried in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands.


Generation: 7

  1. 16.  Arnold van Egmond Descendancy chart to this point (12.Jan6, 8.Jolanthe5, 5.Jolanthe4, 3.Gottfried3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born after 17 Jul 1410; died on 23 Feb 1473 in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; was buried in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands.

    Notes:

    Duke of Guelders. In Palestine 1450-52. "[A]n ineffectual ruler, his son Adolf carried on a long conflict with him and forced his abdication in 1465/6, he then sold his rights in Guelders to Duke Charles the Bold of Burgundy in December 1472." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Arnold married Katherina of Kleve on 26 Jan 1430 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany. Katherina (daughter of Adolf I and Marie of Burgundy) was born on 25 May 1417 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died on 10 Feb 1476 in Lobith, Rijnwarden, Gelderland, Netherlands; was buried in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 19. Mary of Guelders  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 17 Jan 1433 in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; died on 1 Dec 1463 in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; was buried in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.

  2. 17.  Elizabeth of Brunswick-Göttingen Descendancy chart to this point (13.Margareta6, 9.Wilhelm5, 6.Gerhard4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) died after 29 Sep 1444.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Brunswick-Göttingen.

    Elizabeth married Erich of Brunswick between 1 Jul 1405 and 14 Jul 1405. Erich (son of Albrecht I of Brunswick and Agnes of Brunswick-Lüneburg) died on 28 May 1427; was buried in St. Alexander, Einbeck, Lower Saxony, germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 20. Anna of Brunswick-Grubenhagen  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1420; died on 9 Oct 1474 in Nannhofen, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany.

  3. 18.  Katherina of Kleve Descendancy chart to this point (14.Adolf6, 10.Margarete5, 6.Gerhard4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born on 25 May 1417 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died on 10 Feb 1476 in Lobith, Rijnwarden, Gelderland, Netherlands; was buried in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands.

    Notes:

    "[F]orced into a political marriage at the age of thirteen, she grew to intensely dislike her husband, and after bearing him six children, left him in 1440 when aged twenty-three, later collaborated with her son against her husband, a patron of the arts, she commissioned a magnificent Book of Hours." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Katherina married Arnold van Egmond on 26 Jan 1430 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany. Arnold (son of Jan II and Maria van Arkel) was born after 17 Jul 1410; died on 23 Feb 1473 in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; was buried in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 19. Mary of Guelders  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 17 Jan 1433 in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; died on 1 Dec 1463 in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; was buried in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.


Generation: 8

  1. 19.  Mary of Guelders Descendancy chart to this point (16.Arnold7, 12.Jan6, 8.Jolanthe5, 5.Jolanthe4, 3.Gottfried3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born on 17 Jan 1433 in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; died on 1 Dec 1463 in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; was buried in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.

    Notes:

    "[P]rudent and energetic, regent for her son King James III." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)] Also called Marie van Egmond.

    Mary married James II, King of Scots on 3 Jul 1449 in Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. James (son of James I, King of Scots and Joan Beaufort) was born on 16 Oct 1430 in Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; died on 3 Aug 1460 in Roxburgh Castle, Borders, Scotland; was buried in Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 21. Mary Stewart  Descendancy chart to this point was born before 15 Jun 1451; died in May 1488.
    2. 22. James III, King of Scots  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 26 May 1452 in Castle of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland; died on 11 Jun 1488 in Sauchieburn, near Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried in Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirlingshire, Scotland.

  2. 20.  Anna of Brunswick-Grubenhagen Descendancy chart to this point (17.Elizabeth7, 13.Margareta6, 9.Wilhelm5, 6.Gerhard4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born about 1420; died on 9 Oct 1474 in Nannhofen, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Brunswick-Grubenhagen.

    Anna married Albrecht III of Bavaria on 22 Jan 1437 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. Albrecht (son of Ernst of Bavaria and Elisabetta Visconti) was born on 27 Mar 1401 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; died on 29 Feb 1460 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 23. Elisabeth of Bavaria  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1383 in Trausnitz Castle, Lanshut, Bavaria, Germany; died on 13 Nov 1442 in Ansbach Castle, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.