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Henri I of Brabant

Male Abt 1158 - 1235  (~ 77 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Henri I of Brabant was born about 1158 (son of Godfrey III and Margaret von Limburg); died on 5 Sep 1235 in Koln, Germany; was buried in St. Peter's, Leuven, Belgium.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1165
    • Alternate death: Abt 3 Sep 1235, Koln, Germany

    Notes:

    Duke of Lorraine and Barbant. Margrave of Antwerp.

    Henri married Machtild of Boulogne in 1179. Machtild (daughter of Mathieu of Flanders and Marie of England) was born about 1169; died between 1210 and 1211; was buried in Afflighem Abbey, Brabant, Belgium. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Margareta of Brabant was born about 1192; died on 5 May 1231.
    2. Aleidis of Brabant was born about 1194; died before 1267.
    3. Machteld of Brabant was born about 1200; died on 21 Dec 1267.
    4. Henri II of Brabant was born in 1207; died on 1 Feb 1248.

    Henri married Marie de France on 22 Apr 1213 in Soissons, Aisne, Picardie, France. Marie (daughter of Philippe II Augustus, King of France and Agnès de Meran) was born in 1198; died on 15 Aug 1224; was buried in Afflighem Abbey, Brabant, Belgium. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Élisabeth de Brabant died on 23 Oct 1273.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Godfrey III was born about 1141 (son of Godfrey II and Luitgarde of Sulzbach); died on 10 Aug 1190; was buried in St. Peter's Church, Leuven, Belgium.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1142
    • Alternate death: 21 Aug 1190

    Notes:

    Count of Louvain. Duke of Lorraine. Duke of Brabant.

    Godfrey married Margaret von Limburg in 1158. Margaret (daughter of Henry II and Maud von Saffenberg) died in 1172. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Margaret von Limburg (daughter of Henry II and Maud von Saffenberg); died in 1172.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 1173

    Children:
    1. 1. Henri I of Brabant was born about 1158; died on 5 Sep 1235 in Koln, Germany; was buried in St. Peter's, Leuven, Belgium.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Godfrey II (son of Godfrey I of Brabant and Ida of Chiny and Namur); died in 1142.

    Notes:

    Count of Lovain.

    Godfrey married Luitgarde of Sulzbach in 1139. Luitgarde (daughter of Berengar I of Sulzbach and Adelheid von Diessen) died after 1162. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Luitgarde of Sulzbach (daughter of Berengar I of Sulzbach and Adelheid von Diessen); died after 1162.
    Children:
    1. 2. Godfrey III was born about 1141; died on 10 Aug 1190; was buried in St. Peter's Church, Leuven, Belgium.

  3. 6.  Henry II (son of Walram III "Paganus" and Judith von Wassenberg); died in Aug 1167 in Rome.

    Notes:

    Duke of Limburg. Count of Arlon. Died while campaigning with Frederick Barbarossa in Italy, in the epidemic of 1167 at Rome.

    Henry married Maud von Saffenberg. Maud (daughter of Adalbert von Saffenberg and Mechtild) died on 2 Jan 1145; was buried in Abbey of Rolduc, Kerkrade, Netherlands. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Maud von Saffenberg (daughter of Adalbert von Saffenberg and Mechtild); died on 2 Jan 1145; was buried in Abbey of Rolduc, Kerkrade, Netherlands.
    Children:
    1. 3. Margaret von Limburg died in 1172.
    2. Heinrich III was born about 1140; died on 21 Jun 1226.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Godfrey I of Brabant was born about 1060 in Louvain, Brabant, Belgium (son of Henry II of Louvain and Adelheid); died on 25 Jan 1139 in Jerusalem.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 25 Jan 1140, Jerusalem

    Notes:

    Duke of Brabant. Count of Louvain. Duke of Lower Lorraine.

    The Bearded ( "A La Barbe"); the Courageous; the Great.

    Godfrey married Ida of Chiny and Namur about 1100. Ida (daughter of Otto II and Adelaide de Namur) was born about 1083; died between 1117 and 1122. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Ida of Chiny and Namur was born about 1083 (daughter of Otto II and Adelaide de Namur); died between 1117 and 1122.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Aft 1116

    Notes:

    Complete Peerage erroneously gives her as a daughter of her maternal grandparents, Albert III, Comte de Namur, and Isa Billung. Reflecting more recent proofs, Ancestral Roots and Royal Ancestry both give her the correct parents.

    Notes:

    Ancestral Roots gives two different dates for this marriage: 149-24 says "abt. 1105" and 155-23 says "abt. 1100".

    Children:
    1. 4. Godfrey II died in 1142.
    2. Ida de Louvain died before 27 Jul 1162.
    3. Alice of Louvain, Queen Consort of England was born about 1103; died on 25 Mar 1151 in Afflighem Abbey, Brabant, Belgium; was buried in Reading Abbey, Berkshire, England.

  3. 10.  Berengar I of Sulzbach was born about 1080 (son of Gebhard II of Sulzbach and Ermengarde von Rott); died on 3 Dec 1125.

    Notes:

    Count of Sulzbach. Sometimes enumerated as Berengar II.

    Berengar married Adelheid von Diessen about 1100. Adelheid (daughter of Otto II and Justizia of Austria) died on 11 Jan 1126. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Adelheid von Diessen (daughter of Otto II and Justizia of Austria); died on 11 Jan 1126.

    Notes:

    Also called Adelaide Wolfratshausen.

    Children:
    1. 5. Luitgarde of Sulzbach died after 1162.
    2. Gebhard III of Sulzbach was born about 1114; died on 28 Oct 1188.

  5. 12.  Walram III "Paganus" (son of Heinrich I and (Unknown) von Arlon); died on 6 Aug 1139.

    Notes:

    Count of Limburg. Count of Arlon.

    Probably nicknamed "Paganus" due to a late baptism.

    Walram married Judith von Wassenberg about 1110. Judith (daughter of Gerhard I von Wassenberg) was born in 1090; died on 24 Jun 1151. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Judith von Wassenberg was born in 1090 (daughter of Gerhard I von Wassenberg); died on 24 Jun 1151.
    Children:
    1. 6. Henry II died in Aug 1167 in Rome.
    2. Beatrix von Limburg died after 1159.

  7. 14.  Adalbert von Saffenberg (son of Hermann IV von Saffenberg and Gepa von Werl); died on 11 Dec 1109.

    Notes:

    Count of Nörvenich.

    Adalbert married Mechtild. Mechtild died on 4 Nov 1110. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Mechtild died on 4 Nov 1110.
    Children:
    1. 7. Maud von Saffenberg died on 2 Jan 1145; was buried in Abbey of Rolduc, Kerkrade, Netherlands.
    2. Adolf von Saffenberg was born about 1090.