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Dedo V von Nieder-Lausitz

Male Abt 1130 - 1190  (~ 60 years)


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  • Name Dedo V von Nieder-Lausitz 
    Born Abt 1130  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Aug 1190  [1
    Person ID I14250  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of AP, Ancestor of DGH, Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of LMH, Ancestor of TSW, Ancestor of TWK, Ancestor of WPF
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2020 

    Father Konrad I of Meissen,   b. 1096,   d. 5 Feb 1157  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Liutgart von Ravenstein,   d. 19 Jun 1145 
    Married Bef 1119  [1
    Family ID F8882  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Matilde von Heinsberg,   d. 20 Jan 1189 
    Children 
    +1. Agnes von Nieder-Lausitz,   b. Abt 1154,   d. 25 Mar 1195  (Age ~ 41 years)
    +2. Konrad von Nieder-Lausitz,   b. Abt 1156,   d. 6 May 1210  (Age ~ 54 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F8880  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Margrave of Nieder-Lausitz. Count of Groitzsch.

      From the site of Leo van de Pas:

      Dedo participated in five campaigns of Emperor Friedrich I Barbarossa. In 1177, before Pope Alexander III he took the oath on behalf of the emperor as a witness to the Peace of Venice which ended the schism in the papacy. In the Meissen succession dispute of 1190 he and his sons were on the side of Albrecht 'der Stolze' in his campaign to gain Meissen from his younger brother Dietrich who had been made heir to the margraviate by their father Otto.

      Dedo resided mainly at Rochlitz and from here, like his brother Otto, he pursued a policy of intensive clearing and settlement and the establishment of the new house abbey of Wechselburg as a family burial site.

  • Sources 
    1. [S49] Genealogics by Leo Van de Pas, continued by Ian Fettes and Leslie Mahler.