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Margareta of Bohemia

Female 1296 - 1322  (~ 25 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Margareta of Bohemia was born between Apr 1296 and May 1296; died on 7 Apr 1322; was buried in Zbraslav, Bohemia.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 8 Apr 1322

    Margareta married Boleslaw III of Silesia between 1308 and 1310. Boleslaw (son of Heinrich V of Silesia and Elisabeth von Kalisch) was born on 23 Mar 1291; died on 20 Apr 1352; was buried in Lubiaz, Lower Silesia, Poland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 2. Wenzel I of Silesia  Descendancy chart to this point was born between 1310 and 1318; died on 2 Jun 1364; was buried in Collegiate Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Legnica, Lower Silesia, Poland.
    2. 3. Ludwig I von Schliesen-Liegnitz  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1311; died between 6 Dec 1398 and 23 Dec 1398.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Wenzel I of Silesia Descendancy chart to this point (1.Margareta1) was born between 1310 and 1318; died on 2 Jun 1364; was buried in Collegiate Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Legnica, Lower Silesia, Poland.

    Notes:

    Duke of Silesia in Liegnitz.

    Wenzel married Anna of Silesia between 1338 and 1340. Anna (daughter of Casimir I of Silesia and Euphemia of Masovia) was born about 1325; died in 1367; was buried in Collegiate Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Legnica, Lower Silesia, Poland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 4. Ruprecht of Silesia  Descendancy chart to this point was born between 1340 and 1347; died before 12 Jan 1409; was buried in Legnica, Lower Silesia, Poland.

  2. 3.  Ludwig I von Schliesen-Liegnitz Descendancy chart to this point (1.Margareta1) was born about 1311; died between 6 Dec 1398 and 23 Dec 1398.

    Notes:

    "The Fair." Duke of Schlesien-Liegnitz in Brieg.

    Ludwig married Agnes von Schlesien before 1345. Agnes (daughter of Heinrich II of Silesia and Mechtilde of Brandenburg) was born between 1312 and 1321; died on 7 Jul 1362. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 5. Margareta von Schliesen-Brieg  Descendancy chart to this point was born after 1346; died on 26 Feb 1386 in The Hague, Netherlands; was buried in The Hague, Netherlands.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Ruprecht of Silesia Descendancy chart to this point (2.Wenzel2, 1.Margareta1) was born between 1340 and 1347; died before 12 Jan 1409; was buried in Legnica, Lower Silesia, Poland.

    Notes:

    Duke of Silesia in Lignitz.

    Ruprecht married Jadwiga of Silesia before 10 Feb 1372. Jadwiga (daughter of Heinrich III of Silesia and Anna of Masovia) was born before 1350; died on 27 Mar 1390; was buried in Legnica, Lower Silesia, Poland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 6. Barbara of Silesia-Liegnitz  Descendancy chart to this point died on 16 May 1435.

  2. 5.  Margareta von Schliesen-Brieg Descendancy chart to this point (3.Ludwig2, 1.Margareta1) was born after 1346; died on 26 Feb 1386 in The Hague, Netherlands; was buried in The Hague, Netherlands.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Silesia in Brieg.

    Margareta married Albrecht I on 28 Jul 1353 in Prague, Bohemia. Albrecht (son of Ludwig IV, Holy Roman Emperor and Margareta of Hainault) was born on 25 Jul 1336 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; died on 12 Dec 1404 in The Hague, Netherlands; was buried in The Hague, Netherlands. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 7. Margareta of Bavaria  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1363; died on 24 Jan 1424 in Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France; was buried in Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France.


Generation: 4

  1. 6.  Barbara of Silesia-Liegnitz Descendancy chart to this point (4.Ruprecht3, 2.Wenzel2, 1.Margareta1) died on 16 May 1435.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Silesia-Liegnitz.

    Barbara married Rudolf III of Saxony on 6 Mar 1396. Rudolf (son of Wenzel of Saxony and Cäcilie da Carrara) was born about 1373; died on 9 Jun 1419; was buried in Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 8. Barbara of Saxony  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1406; died on 10 Oct 1465 in Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany.

  2. 7.  Margareta of Bavaria Descendancy chart to this point (5.Margareta3, 3.Ludwig2, 1.Margareta1) was born in 1363; died on 24 Jan 1424 in Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France; was buried in Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Bavaria. "[H]eiress in her issue of Holland, with her husband participated in the defense of Burgundy and after his death occupied in constant war against Charles VII." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Margareta married Jean of Burgundy on 12 Apr 1385 in Cambrai, Hauts-de-France, France. Jean (son of Philippe II and Marguerite of Flanders) was born on 28 May 1371 in Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France; died on 10 Sep 1419; was buried in Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 9. Marie of Burgundy  Descendancy chart to this point was born in Jan 1394; died on 30 Oct 1463 in Burg Monterberg near Kalkar, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried in Bruges, Belgium.


Generation: 5

  1. 8.  Barbara of Saxony Descendancy chart to this point (6.Barbara4, 4.Ruprecht3, 2.Wenzel2, 1.Margareta1) was born about 1406; died on 10 Oct 1465 in Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Saxony.

    Barbara married Johann "the Alchemist" of Brandenburg on 26 May 1412. Johann (son of Friedrich I of Brandenburg and Elisabeth of Bavaria) was born before 29 Sep 1403; died on 16 Nov 1464 in Baiersdorf, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 10. Dorothea of Brandenburg  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1430; died on 10 Nov 1495 in Kalundborg, Denmark; was buried in Roskilde Cathedral, Zealand, Denmark.

  2. 9.  Marie of Burgundy Descendancy chart to this point (7.Margareta4, 5.Margareta3, 3.Ludwig2, 1.Margareta1) was born in Jan 1394; died on 30 Oct 1463 in Burg Monterberg near Kalkar, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried in Bruges, Belgium.

    Notes:

    "[B]rought with her an enormous treasure in metalwork and precious fabrics as well as crucial political ties." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Marie married Adolf I on 12 Jul 1406 in Arras, Pas-de-Calais, France. Adolf (son of Adolf III and Margarete of Ravensberg) was born on 26 Dec 1373 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died on 23 Sep 1448 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried in Wesel, Westphalia, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 11. Katherina of Kleve  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 25 May 1417 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died on 10 Feb 1476 in Lobith, Rijnwarden, Gelderland, Netherlands; was buried in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands.


Generation: 6

  1. 10.  Dorothea of Brandenburg Descendancy chart to this point (8.Barbara5, 6.Barbara4, 4.Ruprecht3, 2.Wenzel2, 1.Margareta1) was born in 1430; died on 10 Nov 1495 in Kalundborg, Denmark; was buried in Roskilde Cathedral, Zealand, Denmark.

    Notes:

    Margravine of Brandenburg. She was the widow of the previous Danish king, Christoffer III (often called Christopher of Bavaria).

    "Dorothea of Brandenburg [...] was Queen consort of Denmark (1445–1448 and 1449–1481), Norway (1445–1448 and 1450–1481), and Sweden (1447–1448 and 1457–1464) two times each by marriage to Christopher of Bavaria and Christian I of Denmark. She served as interim regent during the interregnum in 1448, and as regent in the absence of her second spouse during his reign. She was the mother of two future kings of Denmark: John, King of Denmark who reigned from 1481 until 1513; Frederick I of Denmark who reigned from 1523 until 1533." [Wikipedia]

    "[A] shrewd financial manager who worked to establish her younger son's rights in Schleswig and Holstein and carried on a lively conversation with her sister the Marchesa of Mantua." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Dorothea married Christian I, King of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden on 28 Oct 1449 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Christian (son of Dietrich of Oldenburg and Heilwig of Holstein) was born in Feb 1426; died on 21 Mar 1481 in Copenhagen, Denmark; was buried in Roskilde Cathedral, Zealand, Denmark. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 12. Margaret of Denmark  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 23 Jun 1456; died on 14 Jul 1486 in Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried in Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirlingshire, Scotland.

  2. 11.  Katherina of Kleve Descendancy chart to this point (9.Marie5, 7.Margareta4, 5.Margareta3, 3.Ludwig2, 1.Margareta1) was born on 25 May 1417 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died on 10 Feb 1476 in Lobith, Rijnwarden, Gelderland, Netherlands; was buried in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands.

    Notes:

    "[F]orced into a political marriage at the age of thirteen, she grew to intensely dislike her husband, and after bearing him six children, left him in 1440 when aged twenty-three, later collaborated with her son against her husband, a patron of the arts, she commissioned a magnificent Book of Hours." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Katherina married Arnold van Egmond on 26 Jan 1430 in Kleves, Westphalia, Germany. Arnold (son of Jan II and Maria van Arkel) was born after 17 Jul 1410; died on 23 Feb 1473 in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; was buried in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 13. Mary of Guelders  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 17 Jan 1433 in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; died on 1 Dec 1463 in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; was buried in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.


Generation: 7

  1. 12.  Margaret of Denmark Descendancy chart to this point (10.Dorothea6, 8.Barbara5, 6.Barbara4, 4.Ruprecht3, 2.Wenzel2, 1.Margareta1) was born on 23 Jun 1456; died on 14 Jul 1486 in Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried in Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirlingshire, Scotland.

    Notes:

    "[C]onsidered for canonization. The Orkneys and Shetlands passed to Scotland from Norway in lieu of her unpaid dowry." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Margaret married James III, King of Scots on 13 Jul 1469 in Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. James (son of James II, King of Scots and Mary of Guelders) was born on 26 May 1452 in Castle of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland; died on 11 Jun 1488 in Sauchieburn, near Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried in Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirlingshire, Scotland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 14. James IV, King of Scots  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 17 Mar 1473 in Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; died on 9 Sep 1513 in Flodden Field, Northumberland, England.

  2. 13.  Mary of Guelders Descendancy chart to this point (11.Katherina6, 9.Marie5, 7.Margareta4, 5.Margareta3, 3.Ludwig2, 1.Margareta1) was born on 17 Jan 1433 in Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; died on 1 Dec 1463 in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; was buried in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.

    Notes:

    "[P]rudent and energetic, regent for her son King James III." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)] Also called Marie van Egmond.

    Mary married James II, King of Scots on 3 Jul 1449 in Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. James (son of James I, King of Scots and Joan Beaufort) was born on 16 Oct 1430 in Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; died on 3 Aug 1460 in Roxburgh Castle, Borders, Scotland; was buried in Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 15. Mary Stewart  Descendancy chart to this point was born before 15 Jun 1451; died in May 1488.
    2. 16. James III, King of Scots  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 26 May 1452 in Castle of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland; died on 11 Jun 1488 in Sauchieburn, near Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried in Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirlingshire, Scotland.


Generation: 8

  1. 14.  James IV, King of Scots Descendancy chart to this point (12.Margaret7, 10.Dorothea6, 8.Barbara5, 6.Barbara4, 4.Ruprecht3, 2.Wenzel2, 1.Margareta1) was born on 17 Mar 1473 in Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; died on 9 Sep 1513 in Flodden Field, Northumberland, England.

    Notes:

    Killed at the battle of Flodden Field. "[B]rave, chivalrous, patron of learning and the Church, he kept the nobles in check but must be held responsible for the disaster at Flodden." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Family/Spouse: Margaret Drummond. Margaret (daughter of John Drummond and Elizabeth Lindsay) died in 1502. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    James married Margaret Tudor on 8 Aug 1503 in Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. Margaret (daughter of Henry VII, King of England and lord of Ireland and Elizabeth of York, Queen Consort of England) was born on 28 Nov 1489 in Westminster, Middlesex, England; died on 18 Oct 1541 in Methven Castle, Perthshire, Scotland; was buried in Perth, Perthshire, Scotland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 17. James V, King of Scots  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 10 Apr 1512 in Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgow, West Lothian, Scotland; died on 14 Dec 1542 in Falkland, Fife, Scotland; was buried in Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.

  2. 15.  Mary Stewart Descendancy chart to this point (13.Mary7, 11.Katherina6, 9.Marie5, 7.Margareta4, 5.Margareta3, 3.Ludwig2, 1.Margareta1) was born before 15 Jun 1451; died in May 1488.

    Mary married James Hamilton between Feb 1474 and Mar 1474. James (son of James Hamilton and Janet Livingstone) was born about 1415; died on 6 Nov 1479. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 18. Elizabeth Hamilton  Descendancy chart to this point

  3. 16.  James III, King of Scots Descendancy chart to this point (13.Mary7, 11.Katherina6, 9.Marie5, 7.Margareta4, 5.Margareta3, 3.Ludwig2, 1.Margareta1) was born on 26 May 1452 in Castle of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland; died on 11 Jun 1488 in Sauchieburn, near Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried in Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirlingshire, Scotland.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 31 May 1452, Castle of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland

    Notes:

    "[P]ious and a lover of arts and letters, but avaricious and poorly served by his counselors, defeated at Sauchieburn by his rebellious lords under the Earl of Angus and Lord Home and stabbed to death after a fall from his horse." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    James married Margaret of Denmark on 13 Jul 1469 in Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. Margaret (daughter of Christian I, King of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden and Dorothea of Brandenburg) was born on 23 Jun 1456; died on 14 Jul 1486 in Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried in Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirlingshire, Scotland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 19. James IV, King of Scots  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 17 Mar 1473 in Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; died on 9 Sep 1513 in Flodden Field, Northumberland, England.