Henry II "the Courageous", Duke of Brabant and Lorraine

Male 1207 - 1248  (41 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Henry II "the Courageous", Duke of Brabant and Lorraine was born in 1207 (son of Henry I, Duke of Brabant and Matilda of Bloulogne); died on 1 Feb 1247/48 in Louvain, Brabant, Belgium.

    Henry married Maria von Hohenstauffen on 9 Feb 1207. Maria (daughter of Philip II von Hohenstauffen, Holy Roman Emperor and Irene Angelica, Queen of Sicily) was born in 1201 in Swabia, Germany; died in 1235. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Henry III, Duke of Brabant died on 28 Feb 1260.
    2. Matilda of Brabant died on 29 Sep 1288; was buried in Abbaye Notre-Dame de Cercamp, Frévent, Hauts-de-France, France.

    Henry married Sophia von Hessen about 1240. [Group Sheet]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Henry I, Duke of Brabant was born in 1165 (son of Godfrey III, Duc de Brabant and of Lower Lorraine and Margaret von Limbourg); died on 5 Sep 1235 in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany; was buried in St. Peter's Church, Leuven, Brabant, France .

    Henry married Matilda of Bloulogne in 1179. Matilda (daughter of Matthew of Alsace, Comte de Boulogne and Mary of Blois, Princess of England) was born about 1162; died in 1211 in Louvain, Brabant, Belgium. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Matilda of Bloulogne was born about 1162 (daughter of Matthew of Alsace, Comte de Boulogne and Mary of Blois, Princess of England); died in 1211 in Louvain, Brabant, Belgium.
    Children:
    1. Adeaide was born about 1189.
    2. Mary of Brabant was born about 1191; died after 9 Mar 1260.
    3. Margaret was born in 1192; died in 1231.
    4. Matilda of Brabant, Countess of Holland was born in 1200; died on 21 Dec 1267; was buried in Cistercian Abbey, Loosduinen, South Holland, Netherlands.
    5. 1. Henry II "the Courageous", Duke of Brabant and Lorraine was born in 1207; died on 1 Feb 1247/48 in Louvain, Brabant, Belgium.
    6. Godfrey, Lord of Gaesbeek was born in 1209; died on 21 Jan 1254.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Godfrey III, Duc de Brabant and of Lower Lorraine was born in 1142 in Louvain, Brabant, Belgium (son of Godfrey II, Duke of Brabant and of Lower Lorraine and Luitgarde von Saltzbach); died on 10 Aug 1190; was buried in St. Peter's Church, Leuven, Brabant, Belgium.

    Godfrey married Margaret von Limbourg in 1155. Margaret (daughter of Heinrich II, Duke of Limburg, Count of Arlon and Matilda von Saffenburg) was born about 1139; died on 1172 to 1173. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Margaret von Limbourg was born about 1139 (daughter of Heinrich II, Duke of Limburg, Count of Arlon and Matilda von Saffenburg); died on 1172 to 1173.
    Children:
    1. 2. Henry I, Duke of Brabant was born in 1165; died on 5 Sep 1235 in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany; was buried in St. Peter's Church, Leuven, Brabant, France .

  3. 6.  Matthew of Alsace, Comte de Boulogne was born about 1137 (son of Dietrich von Lothringen II, Count of Alsace and Flanders and Sybil of Anjou); died on 25 Jul 1173; was buried in Saint-Josse, Hauts-de-France, France.

    Matthew married Mary of Blois, Princess of England in 1160, and was divorced on 1169 - 1170. Mary (daughter of Stephen of Blois, King of England and Matilda, Countess of Boulogne) was born about 1131 in Blois, Centre-Val de Loire, France; died on 25 Jul 1180. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Mary of Blois, Princess of England was born about 1131 in Blois, Centre-Val de Loire, France (daughter of Stephen of Blois, King of England and Matilda, Countess of Boulogne); died on 25 Jul 1180.
    Children:
    1. daughter
    2. 3. Matilda of Bloulogne was born about 1162; died in 1211 in Louvain, Brabant, Belgium.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Godfrey II, Duke of Brabant and of Lower Lorraine was born about 1108 (son of Godfrey I of Brabant "the Beareded", Duke of Brabant and lower Lorraine and Ida of Namur and Chiny); died in 1142.

    Godfrey married Luitgarde von Saltzbach in 1139. Luitgarde (daughter of Berenger II, Count of Sultzbach and Adelaide von Wolfratshausen) was born about 1120 in Sulzbach-Rosenberg, Bavaria, Germany; died after 1162. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Luitgarde von Saltzbach was born about 1120 in Sulzbach-Rosenberg, Bavaria, Germany (daughter of Berenger II, Count of Sultzbach and Adelaide von Wolfratshausen); died after 1162.
    Children:
    1. 4. Godfrey III, Duc de Brabant and of Lower Lorraine was born in 1142 in Louvain, Brabant, Belgium; died on 10 Aug 1190; was buried in St. Peter's Church, Leuven, Brabant, Belgium.

  3. 10.  Heinrich II, Duke of Limburg, Count of Arlon was born in From 1110 to 1115 (son of Waleran III "Paganus", Count of Arlon, Wassenburg and Limburg; Duke of Lower Lorraine and Jutta); died on 11 Aug 1167 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

    Heinrich married Matilda von Saffenburg in 1136. Matilda (daughter of Adolph von Saffenberg, Count of Saffenberg and Margaret von Schwartzenburg) died on 2 Jan 1145. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Matilda von Saffenburg (daughter of Adolph von Saffenberg, Count of Saffenberg and Margaret von Schwartzenburg); died on 2 Jan 1145.
    Children:
    1. 5. Margaret von Limbourg was born about 1139; died on 1172 to 1173.
    2. Henry III "the Old", Duke of Limburg, Count of Arlon was born about 1140; died on 21 Jul 1226; was buried in Rolduc Abbey, Kerkrade, Limburg, Netherlands.

  5. 12.  Dietrich von Lothringen II, Count of Alsace and Flanders was born on 1099 or 1101 in Alsace-Lorraine, France (son of Dietrich II of Alsace, Duke of Upper Lorraine and Gertrude of Flanders); died in 1166.

    Dietrich married Sybil of Anjou in 1131. Sybil (daughter of Fulk V "le Jeune", King of Jerusalem, Count of Anjou and Ermenbourg of Maine) was born about 1112; died in 1165 in Bethlehem, Holy Land. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Sybil of Anjou was born about 1112 (daughter of Fulk V "le Jeune", King of Jerusalem, Count of Anjou and Ermenbourg of Maine); died in 1165 in Bethlehem, Holy Land.
    Children:
    1. Marguerite of Lorraine was born about 1148 in Alsace-Lorraine, France; died on 15 Nov 1194; was buried in Bruges, Flanders, Belguim.
    2. 6. Matthew of Alsace, Comte de Boulogne was born about 1137; died on 25 Jul 1173; was buried in Saint-Josse, Hauts-de-France, France.

  7. 14.  Stephen of Blois, King of England Stephen of Blois, King of England was born in 1095/96 (son of Stephen III, Count of Blois and Adele of Normandy, Princess of England); died on 25 Oct 1154; was buried in Faversham Abbey, Faversham, Kent, England.

    Stephen married Matilda, Countess of Boulogne between 1120 and 1123. Matilda (daughter of Eustace III, Count of Boulogne and Lens and Mary, Princess of Scotland) was born about 1105; died on 3 May 1151 in Hedingham Castle, Castle Hedingham, Essex, England. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Matilda, Countess of Boulogne was born about 1105 (daughter of Eustace III, Count of Boulogne and Lens and Mary, Princess of Scotland); died on 3 May 1151 in Hedingham Castle, Castle Hedingham, Essex, England.
    Children:
    1. Eustace IV, Count of Boulogne was born about 1129; died on 10 Aug 1153.
    2. 7. Mary of Blois, Princess of England was born about 1131 in Blois, Centre-Val de Loire, France; died on 25 Jul 1180.
    3. Sir William FitzRoy, Count of Boulogne and Mortain was born about 1135; died in Oct 1159 in France; was buried in Montmorillon, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France.
    4. Matilda was born about 1133; died about 1135 in Tower of London, London, England; was buried in Holy Trinity Priory, Aldgate, London, England.



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