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Engelbert I von der Mark

Male Abt 1215 - 1277  (~ 62 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Engelbert I von der Mark was born Abt 1215; died 16 Nov 1277, Bredevoort, Gelderland, Netherlands; was buried 1278, Abbey of Cappenberg, Selm, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

    Notes:

    Count of the Mark. Wounded, while traveling, in an attack by Hermann von Lon; he subsequently died of his wounds at the castle of Bredevoort.

    Engelbert married Kunigunde von Blieskastel Bef 1 May 1251. Kunigunde (daughter of Heinrich von Blieskastel and Agnes) died Bef 1265. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 2. Agnes von der Mark  Descendancy chart to this point
    2. 3. Eberhard I  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1252; died 4 Jul 1308.

    Engelbert married Elisabeth van Valkenburg 1265. Elisabeth (daughter of Dirk II von Heinsberg and Bertha de Montjoie) died Aft 1277. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 4. Mehaut von der Mark  Descendancy chart to this point died Between 17 Apr 1319 and 21 Jul 1319.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Agnes von der Mark Descendancy chart to this point (1.Engelbert1)

    Agnes married Heinrich von Berg. Heinrich (son of Adolf VI von Berg and Margarete von Hochstaden) was born Bef 1247; died Between 1290 and 1295. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 5. Margareta von Berg  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1288; died Aft 17 May 1341.

  2. 3.  Eberhard I Descendancy chart to this point (1.Engelbert1) was born Abt 1252; died 4 Jul 1308.

    Notes:

    Count of the Mark.

    Eberhard married Irmgard von Berg Abt 29 Jan 1273. Irmgard (daughter of Adolf VI von Berg and Margarete von Hochstaden) died 24 Mar 1294. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 6. Engelbert II  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1280; died 18 Jul 1328.

  3. 4.  Mehaut von der Mark Descendancy chart to this point (1.Engelbert1) died Between 17 Apr 1319 and 21 Jul 1319.

    Mehaut married Floris Berthout. Floris (son of Walter VII Berthout and Marie d'Auvergne) died Between 15 Oct 1331 and 26 Nov 1331. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 7. Sophia Berthout  Descendancy chart to this point died 6 May 1329.


Generation: 3

  1. 5.  Margareta von Berg Descendancy chart to this point (2.Agnes2, 1.Engelbert1) was born Abt 1288; died Aft 17 May 1341.

    Notes:

    Heiress of Berg.

    Margareta married Otto IV Bef 11 Nov 1311. Otto (son of Otto III and Hedwig zur Lippe) died Between 20 Feb 1328 and 6 Mar 1328. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 8. Margareta  Descendancy chart to this point died 13 Feb 1389.

  2. 6.  Engelbert II Descendancy chart to this point (3.Eberhard2, 1.Engelbert1) was born Abt 1280; died 18 Jul 1328.

    Notes:

    Count of the Mark.

    Engelbert married Mechtild 25 Jan 1299. Mechtild (daughter of Johann von Arberg and Katharina von Jülich) died 21 Jan 1367. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 9. Adolf II  Descendancy chart to this point died 1347, Guelders, Netherlands.

  3. 7.  Sophia Berthout Descendancy chart to this point (4.Mehaut2, 1.Engelbert1) died 6 May 1329.

    Notes:

    Heiress of Schinnen.

    Sophia married Reinald II of Guelders 11 Jan 1311. Reinald (son of Reinald I of Guelders and Marguerite van Vlaanderen) was born Abt 1295; died 12 Oct 1343, Arnheim, Gelderland, Netherlands. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 10. Maria of Guelders  Descendancy chart to this point was born Between 1325 and 1330; died Nov 1397.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Margareta Descendancy chart to this point (5.Margareta3, 2.Agnes2, 1.Engelbert1) died 13 Feb 1389.

    Notes:

    Countess of Ravensberg. Heiress of Berg.

    Margareta married Gerhard VI of Jülich 1338. Gerhard (son of Wilhelm V-I and Johanna of Holland and Hainault) died 18 May 1360. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 11. Margarete of Ravensberg  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1350; died 10 Oct 1425, Burg Monterberg near Kalkar, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany.

  2. 9.  Adolf II Descendancy chart to this point (6.Engelbert3, 3.Eberhard2, 1.Engelbert1) died 1347, Guelders, Netherlands.

    Notes:

    Count of the Mark. Prefect of Werden and Essen. Visited the Holy Land in 1331 and received knighthood there.

    Adolf married Margaret of Kleve 15 Mar 1332. Margaret (daughter of Dietrich IX and Margarethe ven Gelre) was born Abt 1314; died Aft 1340. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 12. Adolf III  Descendancy chart to this point was born 1334; died 7 Sep 1394, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried , Kleves, Westphalia, Germany.

  3. 10.  Maria of Guelders Descendancy chart to this point (7.Sophia3, 4.Mehaut2, 1.Engelbert1) was born Between 1325 and 1330; died Nov 1397.

    Maria married Wilhelm VI-II Aft 25 Dec 1362. Wilhelm (son of Wilhelm V-I and Johanna of Holland and Hainault) was born 1333; died 13 Dec 1393. [Group Sheet]

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


Generation: 5

  1. 11.  Margarete of Ravensberg Descendancy chart to this point (8.Margareta4, 5.Margareta3, 2.Agnes2, 1.Engelbert1) 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. 14. 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.

  2. 12.  Adolf III Descendancy chart to this point (9.Adolf4, 6.Engelbert3, 3.Eberhard2, 1.Engelbert1) was born 1334; died 7 Sep 1394, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried , Kleves, Westphalia, Germany.

    Notes:

    Count of Kleve (Cleves) and Mark.

    Adolf married Margarete of Ravensberg Abt 1369. Margarete (daughter of Gerhard VI of Jülich and Margareta) was born Abt 1350; died 10 Oct 1425, Burg Monterberg near Kalkar, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 14. 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. 13.  Johanna of Jülich Descendancy chart to this point (10.Maria4, 7.Sophia3, 4.Mehaut2, 1.Engelbert1)

    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. 15. Maria van Arkel  Descendancy chart to this point died 19 Jul 1415.


Generation: 6

  1. 14.  Adolf I Descendancy chart to this point (11.Margarete5, 8.Margareta4, 5.Margareta3, 2.Agnes2, 1.Engelbert1) 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. 16. 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.

  2. 15.  Maria van Arkel Descendancy chart to this point (13.Johanna5, 10.Maria4, 7.Sophia3, 4.Mehaut2, 1.Engelbert1) 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. 17. 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. 16.  Katherina of Kleve Descendancy chart to this point (14.Adolf6, 11.Margarete5, 8.Margareta4, 5.Margareta3, 2.Agnes2, 1.Engelbert1) 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. 18. 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. 17.  Arnold van Egmond Descendancy chart to this point (15.Maria6, 13.Johanna5, 10.Maria4, 7.Sophia3, 4.Mehaut2, 1.Engelbert1) 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. 18. 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. 18.  Mary of Guelders Descendancy chart to this point (16.Katherina7, 14.Adolf6, 11.Margarete5, 8.Margareta4, 5.Margareta3, 2.Agnes2, 1.Engelbert1) 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. 19. 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.