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Saturday, May 11, 2013

G28: 189110424 Brabant-Sulzbach

189110424. Godfrey II of Brabant & 189110425. Luitgarde of Sulzbach

~1110, Godfrey II born in Brabant, s/o 378250250. Duke Godfrey I of Brabant & 378250251. Ida de Chiny de Namur.
Luitgarde born in Sulzbach, d/o §Berengar II of Sulzbach & Adelheid von Wolfratshausen.
1131, ‘Ducem Godefridum seniorem eiusque filium … Godefridum iuniorem’ donated property ‘in parochia Braniensi … Dudinsart’ to Gembloux. (S) FMG.
1136, Godfrey appears in a document with his father.
1/23/1139, Godfrey II succeeded his father.
1139, Godfrey married Luitgarde.
1140, Created ‘Godefroi VI Duke of Lower Lotharingia’ by his wife’s brother-in-law, Konrad III King of Germany.
1141, Godfrey creaqted Duke of Louvain.
6/13/1142, ‘Godefridus minor dux Lotharingi√¶’ [duke of Lower Lotharingia], died of liver disease.
1143, Luitgarde married 2nd Hugo XII Graf von Dagsburg und Metz.
(S) Foundation for Medieval Genealogy.

Child of Godfrey and Luitgarde:
i. Godfrey III of Lueven (94555212) born by 1142 in Brabant.