Nielsen Hayden genealogy

Ernst of Bavaria

Male 1373 - 1438  (65 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Ernst of Bavaria was born in 1373; died on 2 Jul 1438 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    Duke of Bavaria in Munich. To avoid a disputed succession, he arranged for the commoner wife of his son to be accused of sorcery, then bound and thrown from a bridge into the Danube.

    Ernst married Elisabetta Visconti on 24 Feb 1396 in Pavia, Lombardy, Italy. Elisabetta (daughter of Bernab├│ Visconti and Beatrice della Scala) died on 2 Feb 1432 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 2. Albrecht III of Bavaria  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 27 Mar 1401 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; died on 29 Feb 1460 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Albrecht III of Bavaria Descendancy chart to this point (1.Ernst1) was born on 27 Mar 1401 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; died on 29 Feb 1460 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    "Der Fromme" (the Pious). Duke of Bavaria in Munich.

    "[A] moderate ruler who supported music, art and literature and suppressed the robber knights with his lands, yet expelled the Jews." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Albrecht married Anna of Brunswick-Grubenhagen on 22 Jan 1437 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. Anna (daughter of Erich of Brunswick and Elizabeth of Brunswick-G├Âttingen) was born about 1420; died on 9 Oct 1474 in Nannhofen, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]