Otto von Wittlesbach V, Duke of Bavaria

Otto von Wittlesbach V, Duke of Bavaria

Male Abt 1117 - 1183  (~ 66 years)

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  • Born Abt 1117  [1
    History In 1159, Duke Otto went on the Third Crusade with the Emperor, Frederick Barbarosa, as the Imperial Standard Bearer. He fought in the Italian Wars, was made Ambassador to Constantinople, and was present in Venice at the when the Pope and Emperor Frederick Barbarosa made peace in 1177.

    In 1180, he was created the Duke of Bavaria after the fall of Henry the Lion.  [1
    Died 1 Jul 1183  Pettendorf, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Scheyern, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I9072  | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2019 

    Father Otto IV von Wittlesbach, Count of Wittlesbach,   d. 4 Aug 1156 
    Mother Heilike von Pettendorf,   d. 13 Sep 1170 
    Married Before 13 Jul 1116 
    Family ID F6349  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Agnes von Loos,   b. Abt 1150,   d. 26 Mar 1191  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married 1159 - 1167  [1
    Children 
     1. Richardis von Wittlesbach,   d. 7 Dec 1231
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F6343  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jul 1183 - Pettendorf, Bavaria, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Scheyern, Bavaria, Germany Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Statue of Duke Otto von Wittlesbach V
    Statue of Duke Otto von Wittlesbach V
    Duke Otto as the Standard Bearer of Emperor Frederick Barbarosa
    Duke Otto as the Standard Bearer of Emperor Frederick Barbarosa

  • Sources 
    1. [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).



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