Luitgard von der Nordmark

F, #105451, d. 1152
Last Edited=26 Jul 2002
     Luitgard von der Nordmark was the daughter of Rudolph von der Nordmark , Count of Stade.1 She married Erik III 'the Lamb' Haakonsson, King of Denmark, son of Haakon of Jutland and Ragnhild Eriksdottir, in 1144. She died in 1152.1

Child of Luitgard von der Nordmark and Erik III 'the Lamb' Haakonsson, King of Denmark

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 16. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Magnus Eriksson

M, #105452
Last Edited=23 May 2008

Knud III Magnuson, King of Denmark1

M, #105453, b. circa 1130, d. 9 August 1157
Last Edited=27 Sep 2011
     Knud III Magnuson, King of Denmark was born circa 1130.1 He was the son of Magnus Nielson, King of Sweden and Richza of Poland.2 He married Helena Sverkersdottir, daughter of Sverker I Kolsson, King of Sweden and Ulfhild Haakonsdottir, in 1156. He died on 9 August 1157 mudered.1
     He succeeded to the title of King Knud III of Denmark in 1146.2

Child of Knud III Magnuson, King of Denmark

Children of Knud III Magnuson, King of Denmark and Helena Sverkersdottir

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 16. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.
  2. [S38] John Morby, Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook (Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1989), page 149. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World.
  3. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.

Richza of Poland1

F, #105454, b. 1116, d. after 1155
Last Edited=30 Jul 2005
     Richza of Poland was born in 1116.2 She was the daughter of Boleslaw III, Duke of Poland and Salome von Berg.2,1 She married Magnus Nielson, King of Sweden, son of Niels Svendsson, King of Denmark and Margaret Frithpoll, in 1129.2 She married Sverker I Kolsson, King of Sweden, son of Kol Svensson, in 1139.3 She died after 1155.2
     She was a member of the House of Piast.

Child of Richza of Poland and Magnus Nielson, King of Sweden

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 132. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.
  2. [S16] Louda and MacLagan, Lines of Succession, table 16.
  3. [S16] Louda and MacLagan, Lines of Succession, table 27.

Helena Sverkersdottir1

F, #105455, d. before 1172
Last Edited=27 Sep 2011
     Helena Sverkersdottir was the daughter of Sverker I Kolsson, King of Sweden and Ulfhild Haakonsdottir.2,3 She married Knud III Magnuson, King of Denmark, son of Magnus Nielson, King of Sweden and Richza of Poland, in 1156. She died before 1172.3

Citations

  1. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  2. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 27. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.
  3. [S16] Louda and MacLagan, Lines of Succession, table 16.

Niels Knudson

M, #105456
Last Edited=9 Mar 2002
     Niels Knudson is the son of Knud III Magnuson, King of Denmark and Helena Sverkersdottir.

Valdemar Knudson, Baron von Schleswig

M, #105457, b. 1157
Last Edited=17 Jun 2003
     Valdemar Knudson, Baron von Schleswig was born in 1157. He was the son of Knud III Magnuson, King of Denmark and Helena Sverkersdottir.
     He gained the title of Baron von Schleswig.

Adelheid von Meißen

F, #105458
Last Edited=3 Jun 2008

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 16. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.


Valdemar I 'the Great' Knutsson, King of Denmark1

M, #105459, b. 14 January 1131, d. 12 May 1182
Last Edited=14 Jul 2005
Consanguinity Index=0.27%
     Valdemar I 'the Great' Knutsson, King of Denmark was born on 14 January 1131. He was the son of Knut Lavard Eriksson, Duke of South Jutland and Ingeborg of Novgorod. He married Sophie of Polotzk, daughter of Vladimir Rurik, Duke of Novgorod, circa 1154.2 He died on 12 May 1182 at age 51.
     He succeeded to the title of King Valdemar I of Denmark in 1157.2

Children of Valdemar I 'the Great' Knutsson, King of Denmark and Sophie of Polotzk

Citations

  1. [S38] John Morby, Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook (Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1989), page 149. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World.
  2. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 16. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.
  3. [S16] Louda and MacLagan, Lines of Succession, table 27.

Ingeborg of Novgorod

F, #105460
Last Edited=7 Mar 2007

Children of Ingeborg of Novgorod and Knut Lavard Eriksson, Duke of South Jutland

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 16. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.
  2. [S262] Russia, online http://www.friesian.com/russia.htm. Hereinafter cited as Russia.