Nielsen Hayden genealogy

Johann II of Bavaria

Male Abt 1341 - 1397  (~ 56 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Johann II of Bavaria was born about 1341; died on 8 Aug 1397 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    Duke of Bavaria in Munich.

    Johann married Katherina of Görz between Oct 1372 and Nov 1372. Katherina (daughter of Meinhard VI of Görz and Katharina von Pfannberg) died on 31 May 1391; was buried in Seligenthal, Thuringia, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 2. Ernst of Bavaria  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1373; died on 2 Jul 1438 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Ernst of Bavaria Descendancy chart to this point (1.Johann1) 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 Bernabó 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. 3. 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: 3

  1. 3.  Albrecht III of Bavaria Descendancy chart to this point (2.Ernst2, 1.Johann1) 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-Göttingen) was born about 1420; died on 9 Oct 1474 in Nannhofen, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]