Nielsen Hayden genealogy

Mechtild of Saxony

Female Abt 1150 - Bef 1219  (~ 68 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Mechtild of Saxony was born about 1150; died before 1219.

    Mechtild married Heinrich Burwin I in 1166. Heinrich (son of Przybyslaw, Prince of the Obotrites and Wojslawa) was born before 1150; died on 28 Jan 1277. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 2. Heinrich Burwin II  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1170; died on 5 Dec 1226.
    2. 3. Johann I von Mecklenburg  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1211; died on 1 Aug 1264.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Heinrich Burwin II Descendancy chart to this point (1.Mechtild1) was born about 1170; died on 5 Dec 1226.

    Notes:

    Co-regent of Mecklenburg.

    Heinrich married Kristina about 1200. Kristina died after 20 May 1248. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 4. Mechtild von Mecklenburg  Descendancy chart to this point died on 23 Nov 1270.
    2. 5. Nikolaus I of Werle  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1213; died on 10 May 1277.

  2. 3.  Johann I von Mecklenburg Descendancy chart to this point (1.Mechtild1) was born about 1211; died on 1 Aug 1264.

    Notes:

    Called "The Theologian." Fürst of Mecklenburg and Wismar.

    Johann married Luitgard von Henneberg about 1230. Luitgard (daughter of Poppo VII von Henneberg and Elisabeth von Wildberg) died before 14 Jun 1267. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 6. Elizabeth von Mecklenburg  Descendancy chart to this point died before 6 Feb 1280.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Mechtild von Mecklenburg Descendancy chart to this point (2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) died on 23 Nov 1270.

    Mechtild married Sambor II of Eastern Pomerania in 1229. Sambor (son of Msciwoj I of Eastern Pomerania and Swinislawa) was born between 1206 and 1207; died in 1278. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 7. Margarete Tczewsko-Lubiszewska  Descendancy chart to this point was born between 1230 and 1234; died in Dec 1282 in Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.

  2. 5.  Nikolaus I of Werle Descendancy chart to this point (2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born about 1213; died on 10 May 1277.

    Notes:

    Fürst of Werle. Lord of Rostock.

    Nikolaus married Jutta von Anhalt in Oct 1231. Jutta (daughter of Heinrich I von Anhalt and Irmgard von Thüringen) died after 14 May 1277. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 8. Heinrich I of Werle  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1235; died on 8 Oct 1291.
    2. 9. Johann I of Werle  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1245; died on 15 Oct 1283.

  3. 6.  Elizabeth von Mecklenburg Descendancy chart to this point (3.Johann2, 1.Mechtild1) died before 6 Feb 1280.

    Elizabeth married Gerhard I of Holstein about 1250. Gerhard (son of Adolf IV of Holstein and Hedwig von der Lippe) was born in 1232; died on 21 Dec 1290. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 10. Gerhard II of Holstein  Descendancy chart to this point was born before 1 Nov 1253; died on 25 Oct 1312; was buried in Hamburg Cathedral, Hamburg, Germany.


Generation: 4

  1. 7.  Margarete Tczewsko-Lubiszewska Descendancy chart to this point (4.Mechtild3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born between 1230 and 1234; died in Dec 1282 in Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.

    Margarete married Christoffer I, King of Denmark in 1248 in Fehmarn, Ostholstein, Germany. Christoffer (son of Valdemar II Sejr, King of Denmark and Berengaria) was born in 1219; died on 29 May 1259 in Ribe, Jutland, Denmark; was buried in Ribe, Jutland, Denmark. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 11. Eric V Klipping, King of Denmark  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1249 in Lolland, Denmark; died on 22 Nov 1286 in Finderup, Viborg, Denmark.

  2. 8.  Heinrich I of Werle Descendancy chart to this point (5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born about 1235; died on 8 Oct 1291.

    Notes:

    Fürst of Werle. Murdered by his sons, who felt their inheritance to be threatened by their father's remarriage.

    Heinrich married Richeza Birgersdotter in 1262. Richeza (daughter of Birger Magnusson and Ingeborg Eriksdotter) died before 13 Dec 1288. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 12. Richza of Werle  Descendancy chart to this point died after 2 Oct 1312; was buried in Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany.

  3. 9.  Johann I of Werle Descendancy chart to this point (5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born about 1245; died on 15 Oct 1283.

    Notes:

    Fürst von Werle zu Güstrow & Parchim.

    Johann married Sofie von Lindau-Ruppin. Sofie (daughter of Gunther von Arnstein) died between 18 Jan 1301 and 9 Jun 1304. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 13. Nikolaus II of Werle  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1265; died on 12 Oct 1316.

  4. 10.  Gerhard II of Holstein Descendancy chart to this point (6.Elizabeth3, 3.Johann2, 1.Mechtild1) was born before 1 Nov 1253; died on 25 Oct 1312; was buried in Hamburg Cathedral, Hamburg, Germany.

    Notes:

    Count of Holstein in Plön.

    Gerhard married Ingeborg of Sweden on 12 Dec 1275 in Lödöse, Sweden. Ingeborg (daughter of Valdemar Birgersson, King of Sweden and Sofia of Denmark, Queen Consort of Sweden) died before 1293. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 14. Gerard IV of Holstein  Descendancy chart to this point died in 1317.


Generation: 5

  1. 11.  Eric V Klipping, King of Denmark Descendancy chart to this point (7.Margarete4, 4.Mechtild3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born in 1249 in Lolland, Denmark; died on 22 Nov 1286 in Finderup, Viborg, Denmark.

    Eric married Agnes of Brandenburg on 11 Nov 1273. Agnes (daughter of Johann I and Jutta of Saxony) was born between 1256 and 1261; died in Oct 1304; was buried in Ringsted, Denmark. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 15. Richza of Denmark  Descendancy chart to this point died between 12 Mar 1303 and 27 Oct 1308.

  2. 12.  Richza of Werle Descendancy chart to this point (8.Heinrich4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) died after 2 Oct 1312; was buried in Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany.

    Richza married Albrecht II of Brunswick on 10 Jan 1284. Albrecht (son of Albrecht I and Alessina de Monferrato) was born about 1268; died on 22 Sep 1318; was buried in Brunswick Cathedral, Braunschweig, Lower Saxony, Germany. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 16. Magnus I of Brunswick  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1304; died between 15 Jun 1369 and 15 Aug 1369; was buried in St. Michaelis, Lüneberg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
    2. 17. Ernst of Brunswick  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1305; died on 24 Apr 1367.

  3. 13.  Nikolaus II of Werle Descendancy chart to this point (9.Johann4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born about 1265; died on 12 Oct 1316.

    Notes:

    Lord of Werle in Parchim. Prince of the Wends, 1314.

    Nikolaus married Richza of Denmark before 1301. Richza (daughter of Eric V Klipping, King of Denmark and Agnes of Brandenburg) died between 12 Mar 1303 and 27 Oct 1308. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 18. Sophia of Werle  Descendancy chart to this point died after 6 Dec 1339.

  4. 14.  Gerard IV of Holstein Descendancy chart to this point (10.Gerhard4, 6.Elizabeth3, 3.Johann2, 1.Mechtild1) died in 1317.

    Notes:

    Count of Holstein in Segeberg.

    Gerard married Anastasia of Schwerin-Wittenburg between 30 Jul 1313 and 21 Oct 1313. Anastasia (daughter of Nikolaus I of Schwerin-Wittenburg and Miroslava of Pomerania) died after 7 Jun 1314. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 19. Ingeborg of Holstein  Descendancy chart to this point was born between 1314 and 1317; died after 1342.


Generation: 6

  1. 15.  Richza of Denmark Descendancy chart to this point (11.Eric5, 7.Margarete4, 4.Mechtild3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) died between 12 Mar 1303 and 27 Oct 1308.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 27 Oct 1308

    Richza married Nikolaus II of Werle before 1301. Nikolaus (son of Johann I of Werle and Sofie von Lindau-Ruppin) was born about 1265; died on 12 Oct 1316. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 20. Sophia of Werle  Descendancy chart to this point died after 6 Dec 1339.

  2. 16.  Magnus I of Brunswick Descendancy chart to this point (12.Richza5, 8.Heinrich4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born about 1304; died between 15 Jun 1369 and 15 Aug 1369; was buried in St. Michaelis, Lüneberg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

    Notes:

    "Der Fromme" (the Pious). Duke of Brunswick.

    Magnus married Sophia of Brandenburg about 1327. Sophia (daughter of Heinrich I of Brandenburg and Agnes of Bavaria) was born about 1300; died in 1356. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 21. Sophie of Brunswick  Descendancy chart to this point died in 1394.
    2. 22. Magnus II of Brunswick  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1328; died on 25 Jul 1373 in Leveste, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in Braunschweig, Lower Saxony, Germany.

  3. 17.  Ernst of Brunswick Descendancy chart to this point (12.Richza5, 8.Heinrich4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born in 1305; died on 24 Apr 1367.

    Notes:

    Duke of Brunswick-Göttingen.

    Ernst married Elizabeth von Hessen in 1339. Elizabeth (daughter of Heinrich II von Hessen and Elisabeth of Meissen) died on 7 Mar 1390. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 23. Otto of Brunswick  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1340; died on 13 Dec 1394 in Hardegsen, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in Wiebrechtshausen monastery, Northeim, Lower Saxony, Germany.

  4. 18.  Sophia of Werle Descendancy chart to this point (13.Nikolaus5, 9.Johann4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) died after 6 Dec 1339.

    Sophia married Gerhard III of Holstein about 1314. Gerhard (son of Heinrich I of Holstein and Heilwig von Bronkhorst) was born about 1293; died on 1 Apr 1340 in Sankt Mortens, Randers, Denmark; was buried in Steinberg Cloister, Itzehoe, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 24. Heinrich II of Holstein  Descendancy chart to this point was born between 1316 and 1318; died before 17 Apr 1390.

  5. 19.  Ingeborg of Holstein Descendancy chart to this point (14.Gerard5, 10.Gerhard4, 6.Elizabeth3, 3.Johann2, 1.Mechtild1) was born between 1314 and 1317; died after 1342.

    Notes:

    Countess of Holstein.

    Ingeborg married Konrad I of Oldenburg before 13 May 1339. Konrad (son of Johann II of Oldenburg and Hedwig of Diepholz) died before 9 Feb 1348. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 25. Christian V of Oldenburg  Descendancy chart to this point died between 10 Nov 1399 and 22 Apr 1403.


Generation: 7

  1. 20.  Sophia of Werle Descendancy chart to this point (15.Richza6, 11.Eric5, 7.Margarete4, 4.Mechtild3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) died after 6 Dec 1339.

    Sophia married Gerhard III of Holstein about 1314. Gerhard (son of Heinrich I of Holstein and Heilwig von Bronkhorst) was born about 1293; died on 1 Apr 1340 in Sankt Mortens, Randers, Denmark; was buried in Steinberg Cloister, Itzehoe, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 26. Heinrich II of Holstein  Descendancy chart to this point was born between 1316 and 1318; died before 17 Apr 1390.

  2. 21.  Sophie of Brunswick Descendancy chart to this point (16.Magnus6, 12.Richza5, 8.Heinrich4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) died in 1394.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Brunswick.

    Sophie married Dietrich IV of Honstein after 1350. Dietrich (son of Dietrich III of Honstein and Elizabeth of Waldeck) died between 1378 and 1379. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 27. Agnes of Honstein  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1360; died on 1 Sep 1407.

  3. 22.  Magnus II of Brunswick Descendancy chart to this point (16.Magnus6, 12.Richza5, 8.Heinrich4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born about 1328; died on 25 Jul 1373 in Leveste, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in Braunschweig, Lower Saxony, Germany.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 26 Jul 1373, Leveste, Lower Saxony, Germany

    Notes:

    Duke of Brunswick.

    Magnus married Katharina of Anhalt before 6 Oct 1356. Katharina (daughter of Bernhard III of Anhalt and Mathilde of Anhalt) died on 30 Jan 1390. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 28. Agnes of Brunswick-Lüneburg  Descendancy chart to this point died on 21 Mar 1410.
    2. 29. Elisabeth of Brunswick-Lüneburg  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1370; died before 3 Apr 1422.

  4. 23.  Otto of Brunswick Descendancy chart to this point (17.Ernst6, 12.Richza5, 8.Heinrich4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born about 1340; died on 13 Dec 1394 in Hardegsen, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in Wiebrechtshausen monastery, Northeim, Lower Saxony, Germany.

    Notes:

    Duke of Brunswick in Göttingen.

    "Otto's contemporaries called him der Quade, which is Low German for 'the evil'. He received this nickname due to the almost unbroken series of feuds he was involved in. Otto has been described as a prominent representative of the former knighthood. He often allied himself with noble Knights to fight against other princes or against the cities, whose burgeoning power was anathema to him. During these clashes, Otto often changed sides. Sometimes, he fought several feuds simultaneously." [Wikipedia]

    Otto married Margareta of Jülich before 24 Jun 1379. Margareta (daughter of Wilhelm II-VII of Jülich and Anna of Rhein) was born about 1364; died on 18 Jun 1442 in Hardegsen, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in St. Mauritius, Hardegsen, Lower Saxony, Germany. [Group Sheet]

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

  5. 24.  Heinrich II of Holstein Descendancy chart to this point (18.Sophia6, 13.Nikolaus5, 9.Johann4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born between 1316 and 1318; died before 17 Apr 1390.

    Notes:

    Count of Holstein in Rendsburg.

    Heinrich married Ingeburg of Mecklenburg about 1366. Ingeburg (daughter of Heinrich II of Mecklenburg and Anna of Saxe-Wittenberg) died after 25 Jul 1395. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 31. Gerhard V of Holstein  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1367; died on 5 Aug 1404 in Suderhamme, Dithmarschen; was buried in Itzehoe, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

  6. 25.  Christian V of Oldenburg Descendancy chart to this point (19.Ingeborg6, 14.Gerard5, 10.Gerhard4, 6.Elizabeth3, 3.Johann2, 1.Mechtild1) died between 10 Nov 1399 and 22 Apr 1403.

    Notes:

    Count of Oldenburg.

    Christian married Agnes of Honstein before 29 Aug 1377. Agnes (daughter of Dietrich IV of Honstein and Sophie of Brunswick) was born about 1360; died on 1 Sep 1407. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 32. Dietrich of Oldenburg  Descendancy chart to this point died on 14 Feb 1440 in Delmenhorst, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in Oldenburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.


Generation: 8

  1. 26.  Heinrich II of Holstein Descendancy chart to this point (20.Sophia7, 15.Richza6, 11.Eric5, 7.Margarete4, 4.Mechtild3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born between 1316 and 1318; died before 17 Apr 1390.

    Notes:

    Count of Holstein in Rendsburg.

    Heinrich married Ingeburg of Mecklenburg about 1366. Ingeburg (daughter of Heinrich II of Mecklenburg and Anna of Saxe-Wittenberg) died after 25 Jul 1395. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 33. Gerhard V of Holstein  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1367; died on 5 Aug 1404 in Suderhamme, Dithmarschen; was buried in Itzehoe, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

  2. 27.  Agnes of Honstein Descendancy chart to this point (21.Sophie7, 16.Magnus6, 12.Richza5, 8.Heinrich4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born about 1360; died on 1 Sep 1407.

    Notes:

    Countess of Honstein.

    Agnes married Christian V of Oldenburg before 29 Aug 1377. Christian (son of Konrad I of Oldenburg and Ingeborg of Holstein) died between 10 Nov 1399 and 22 Apr 1403. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 34. Dietrich of Oldenburg  Descendancy chart to this point died on 14 Feb 1440 in Delmenhorst, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in Oldenburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

  3. 28.  Agnes of Brunswick-Lüneburg Descendancy chart to this point (22.Magnus7, 16.Magnus6, 12.Richza5, 8.Heinrich4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) died on 21 Mar 1410.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneberg

    Agnes married Albrecht I of Brunswick before 17 Aug 1372. Albrecht (son of Ernst of Brunswick and Adelheid of Everstein) was born about 1339; died between 11 Aug 1383 and 22 Sep 1383 in Salzderhelden, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in Einbeck, Lower Saxony, Germany. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 35. Erich of Brunswick  Descendancy chart to this point died on 28 May 1427; was buried in St. Alexander, Einbeck, Lower Saxony, germany.

  4. 29.  Elisabeth of Brunswick-Lüneburg Descendancy chart to this point (22.Magnus7, 16.Magnus6, 12.Richza5, 8.Heinrich4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born about 1370; died before 3 Apr 1422.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg.

    Elisabeth married Gerhard V of Holstein in 1395. Gerhard (son of Heinrich II of Holstein and Ingeburg of Mecklenburg) was born about 1367; died on 5 Aug 1404 in Suderhamme, Dithmarschen; was buried in Itzehoe, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 36. Heilwig of Holstein  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1398; died before 11 Nov 1436; was buried in Oldenburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

  5. 30.  Elizabeth of Brunswick-Göttingen Descendancy chart to this point (23.Otto7, 17.Ernst6, 12.Richza5, 8.Heinrich4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) 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]

    Children:
    1. 37. 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.

  6. 31.  Gerhard V of Holstein Descendancy chart to this point (24.Heinrich7, 18.Sophia6, 13.Nikolaus5, 9.Johann4, 5.Nikolaus3, 2.Heinrich2, 1.Mechtild1) was born about 1367; died on 5 Aug 1404 in Suderhamme, Dithmarschen; was buried in Itzehoe, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

    Notes:

    Count of Holstein. Duke of Schleswig. Killed in the Battle of Süderhamme, in which an alliance of German nobles failed to subjugate the free peasant state of Dithmarschen.

    Gerhard married Elisabeth of Brunswick-Lüneburg in 1395. Elisabeth (daughter of Magnus II of Brunswick and Katharina of Anhalt) was born about 1370; died before 3 Apr 1422. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 36. Heilwig of Holstein  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1398; died before 11 Nov 1436; was buried in Oldenburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

  7. 32.  Dietrich of Oldenburg Descendancy chart to this point (25.Christian7, 19.Ingeborg6, 14.Gerard5, 10.Gerhard4, 6.Elizabeth3, 3.Johann2, 1.Mechtild1) died on 14 Feb 1440 in Delmenhorst, Lower Saxony, Germany; was buried in Oldenburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

    Notes:

    "Der Glückliche" (the Fortunate). Count of Oldenburg and Delmenhorst.

    Dietrich married Heilwig of Holstein on 23 Nov 1423. Heilwig (daughter of Gerhard V of Holstein and Elisabeth of Brunswick-Lüneburg) was born in 1398; died before 11 Nov 1436; was buried in Oldenburg, Lower Saxony, Germany. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 38. Christian I, King of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden  Descendancy chart to this point was born in Feb 1426; died on 21 Mar 1481 in Copenhagen, Denmark; was buried in Roskilde Cathedral, Zealand, Denmark.