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

Male 1207 - 1248  (41 years)


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  • Name Henry II  
    • He was also nicknamed "the Magnanimous".
    Born 1207  [2, 4, 6
    Title(s) 1235  [3, 6
    Died 1 Feb 1247/48  Leuven, Flemish Brabant, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8
    Siblings 5 Siblings 
    Person ID I3154  | Roy Line, Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2021 

    Father Henry I "the Courageous", Duke of Brabant,   b. 1165, Leuven, Flemish Brabant, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1235, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Matilda of Bloulogne,   b. Abt 1162,   d. 1211, Leuven, Flemish Brabant, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Married 1179 
    Family ID F2548  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Maria von Hohenstauffen,   b. 1201, Swabia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1235  (Age 34 years)  [1, 2, 3
    Married 9 Feb 1207  [2, 3, 6, 7, 8
    Age at Marriage He was 0 years - She was 6 years 
    Notes 
    • Weis (1982) gives their marriage date as 1215. [3]
    Children 2 children 
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F2543  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sophia von Hessen  [2
    Married Abt 1240  [2
    Age at Marriage He was 33 years - She was ?? 
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F2547  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Birth: von Redlich (1941) gives his birth year as 1189. [8]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Feb 1247/48 - Leuven, Flemish Brabant, Belgium Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S1472] Stone, Don C. and Charles R Owens. "[Eirene?], First wife of Emperor Isaakios II Angelos, is Probable Tornikina and Gateway to Antiquity" , (Vowchurch, UK: Foundations: Journal of the Foundation of Medieval Genealogy, volume 3, number 5, January 2011).

    2. [S60] Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa Fourth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002).

    3. [S59] Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 Fifth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1982).

    4. [S304] Wikipedia.
      Henry I, Duke of Brabant

    5. [S2000] ------------- Sources Below not Reviewed -------------.

    6. [S278] Directory of Royal Genealogical Data, (web: http://www3.dcs.hull.ac.uk/public/genealogy/royal/catalog.html).

    7. [S310] Moriarty, G. Andrews. The Descent of the Plantagenet Kings from the Holy Roman Emperors, (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume CI, January 1947).

    8. [S63] von Redlisch, Marcellus Donald Alexander R. Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants volume 1 , (Cottonport, Louisiana: Order of the Crown of Charlemagne, 1941).