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BAVARIA, Princess Cunigunde

BAVARIA, Princess Cunigunde

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  • Name BAVARIA, Cunigunde 
    Prefix Princess 
    Born 1020  Weingarten, Landkreis Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 31 Mar 1054  Italy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Apr 1054  Abbey of Vangadizza, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Father BAVARIA, Duke Guelph II ,   b. Abt 972, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1030, Altdorf, Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Mother LUXEMBURG, Countess Jutta ,   b. 991, Limbourg, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1057  (Age 66 years) 
    Family ID F20161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family ESTE, Marquis Alberto Azo ,   b. 10 Jul 1009, Modena, Provincia di Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1097, Vangadizza Abbey, Badia Polesine, Rovigo, Veneto, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married Nov 1040 
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    +1. BAVARIA, Duke Guelph IV ,   b. 1035, Este, Venice, Veneto, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1101, Paphos, Cyprus Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F18486  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Alberto Azzo II and first wife Kunigunde
    Alberto Azzo II and first wife Kunigunde
    Alberto Azzo II and first wife Kunigunde
    Alberto Azzo II and first wife Kunigunde
    Alberto Azzo II and first wife Kunigunde

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    • BIOGRAPHY: Kunigunde of Altdorf
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      Kunigunde of Altdorf
      Margrave Alberto Azzo II and first wife Kunigunde
      Spouse(s)Albert Azzo II, Margrave of MilanNoble familyHouse of GuelphFatherWelf II of AltdorfMotherImiza of LuxembourgBornc. 1020Died31 August 1054
      Kunigunde of Altdorf (also known as Cunegonde or Chuniza; c. 1020 – 31 August 1054) was a member of the Swabian line of theElder House of Welf. She was also the ancestress of the younger House of Guelph, a cadet branch of the House of Este.
      Life[edit]
      Kunigunde was the only daughter of Welf II, Count of Altdorf, and Imiza of Luxembourg. She was named after her mother’s auntCunigunde, who was married to Emperor Henry II.[1] Her brother was Welf III (died 1055), the last member of the Elder House of Welf.
      Kunigunde married c. 1035 to Albert Azzo II, Margrave of Milan, Luni, and Tortona.[2] He was the only son of Albert Azzo I and his wife Adelaide. Kunigunde's dowry included the estate of Elisina (modern Solesino) which had formed part of her mother, Imiza’s dowry.[3]
      Kunigunde and Albert Azzo had one son:
      Welf IV (between 1030 and 1040 – 9 November 1101 in Paphos). He was named after his uncle, Welf III, whose property he later inherited. In 1070, Welf IV also succeeded to the duchy of Bavaria, which had once been ruled by his great-great-uncleHenry V, Duke of Bavaria.
      References[edit]
      B. Schneidmüller: Die Welfen. Herrschaft und Erinnerung (819–1252). (Stuttgart, 2000)
      K. Baaken, ‘Elisina curtis nobilissima. Welfischer Besitz in der Markgrafschaft Verona und die Datierung der Historia Welforum,’ Deutsches Archiv 55 (1999), 63-94
      Heinrich der Löwe, Insel-Verlag, ISBN 3-458-32622-7

      Kunigunde of Altdorf (also known as Cunegonde or Chuniza; c.1020 – 31 August 1054) was the ancestress of the younger House of Guelph, a cadet branch of the House of Este.

      She was the only daughter of Count Welf II of Altdorf (d. 1030) and his wife Ermengarde (d. 1057), daughter of Count Frederick of Luxembourg (d. 1019) and Irmentrud of Gleiberg. Kunigunde of Altdorf was a niece of the Empress Kunigunde (d. 1033). Her brother was Welf III (d. 1055), the last member of the Elder House of Welf.

      Kunigunde married c.1035 to Albert Azzo II, Margrave of Milan, Luni, and Tortona. He was the only son of Albert Azzo I and his wife Adelaide.

      They had one son:

      +++Welf IV, (between 1030 and 1040 – 9 November 1101 in Paphos, was Duke of Bavaria from 1070 to 1077. He was named after his uncle, Welf III.