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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 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. 2. Gerhard V  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1250; died 29 Jul 1328.


Generation: 2

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

    Notes:

    Count of Jülich.

    Gerhard married Isabella of Brabant. Isabella (daughter of Godfried of Brabant and Jeanne de Vierzon et Berry) died Aft 26 Nov 1350. [Group Sheet]

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

    Gerhard married (Unknown). (daughter of Wilhelm) [Group Sheet]

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


Generation: 3

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

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

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

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

    Notes:

    Duke of Jülich.

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

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


Generation: 4

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

    Notes:

    Countess of Jülich.

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

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

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

    Notes:

    Count of Ravensberg and Berg.

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

    Children:
    1. 9. Margarete of Ravensberg  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1350; died 10 Oct 1425, 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 1333; died 13 Dec 1393.

    Notes:

    Duke of Jülich (Juliers).

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

    Children:
    1. 10. 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 24 Apr 1434; was buried , 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 Aft 1400. Arend (son of Jan I and Guyote van IJsselstein) was born Abt 1340; died 9 Apr 1409; was buried , IJsselstein, Utrecht, Netherlands. [Group Sheet]

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

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

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

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

  3. 10.  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 1376. Johann (son of Otto and Elizabeth de Bar) was born Bef 11 Sep 1362; died Aug 1428, Leerdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherland. [Group Sheet]

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


Generation: 6

  1. 11.  Jan II Descendancy chart to this point (8.Jolanthe5, 5.Jolanthe4, 3.Gottfried3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born Abt 1385; died 4 Jan 1451; was buried , 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 24 Jun 1409. Maria (daughter of Johann V van Arkel and Johanna of Jülich) died 19 Jul 1415. [Group Sheet]

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

  2. 12.  Adolf I Descendancy chart to this point (9.Margarete5, 6.Gerhard4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born 26 Dec 1373, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died 23 Sep 1448, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried , 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 12 Jul 1406, Arras, Pas-de-Calais, France. Marie (daughter of Jean of Burgundy and Margareta of Bavaria) was born Jan 1394; died 30 Oct 1463, Burg Monterberg near Kalkar, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried , Bruges, Belgium. [Group Sheet]

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

  3. 13.  Maria van Arkel Descendancy chart to this point (10.Johanna5, 7.Wilhelm4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) died 19 Jul 1415.

    Notes:

    Heiress of Guelders.

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

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


Generation: 7

  1. 14.  Arnold van Egmond Descendancy chart to this point (11.Jan6, 8.Jolanthe5, 5.Jolanthe4, 3.Gottfried3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born Aft 17 Jul 1410; died 23 Feb 1473, Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; was buried , 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 26 Jan 1430, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany. Katherina (daughter of Adolf I and Marie of Burgundy) was born 25 May 1417, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died 10 Feb 1476, Lobith, Rijnwarden, Gelderland, Netherlands; was buried , Grave, Brabant, Netherlands. [Group Sheet]

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

  2. 15.  Katherina of Kleve Descendancy chart to this point (12.Adolf6, 9.Margarete5, 6.Gerhard4, 4.Wilhelm3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born 25 May 1417, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died 10 Feb 1476, Lobith, Rijnwarden, Gelderland, Netherlands; was buried , 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 26 Jan 1430, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany. Arnold (son of Jan II and Maria van Arkel) was born Aft 17 Jul 1410; died 23 Feb 1473, Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; was buried , Grave, Brabant, Netherlands. [Group Sheet]

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


Generation: 8

  1. 16.  Mary of Guelders Descendancy chart to this point (14.Arnold7, 11.Jan6, 8.Jolanthe5, 5.Jolanthe4, 3.Gottfried3, 2.Gerhard2, 1.Richardis1) was born 17 Jan 1433, Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; died 1 Dec 1463, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; was buried , 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 3 Jul 1449, Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. James (son of James I, King of Scots and Joan Beaufort) was born 16 Oct 1430, Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; died 3 Aug 1460, Roxburgh Castle, Borders, Scotland; was buried , Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 17. James III, King of Scots  Descendancy chart to this point was born 26 May 1452, Castle of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland; died 11 Jun 1488, Sauchieburn, near Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried , Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirlingshire, Scotland.