Barbara von Schlesien-Liegnitz, Herzogin zu Sachsen-Wittenberg und Kurfürstin zu Sachsen

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Barbara von Schlesien-Liegnitz (of Legnica), Herzogin zu Sachsen-Wittenberg und Kurfürstin zu Sachsen

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Birthplace: Legnica, Schlesien, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: Died in Trebitz, Sachsen-Wittenberg, Deutschland(HRR)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Rupert I legnicki of Legnica, książę and Jadwiga żagańska of Legnica, Queen of Poland (as wife of Casimir III)
Wife of Rudolf III von Sachsen-Wittenberg, Herzog zu Sachsen-Wittenberg und Kurfürst zu Sachsen
Mother of Barbara von Sachsen-Wittenberg, Markgräfin zu Brandenburg-Kulmbach
Sister of Agnieszka of Legnica
Half sister of Anna Kazimierzówna; Kunegunda Kazimierzówna and Jadwiga Kazimierzówna

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About Barbara von Schlesien-Liegnitz, Herzogin zu Sachsen-Wittenberg und Kurfürstin zu Sachsen

Rupert I of Legnica

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Marriage and Issue

By 10 February 1372, Rupert married with Hedwig (b. ca. 1350 - d. 27 March 1390), daughter of Henry V of Iron, Duke of Żagań and widow of King Casimir III the Great of Poland. They had two daughters:

Barbara (b. ca. 1384 - d. Trebitz, 9 May 1436), married on 6 March 1396 to Rudolph III, Duke of Saxe-Wittenberg and Elector of Saxony. Through this union, Rupert was a direct ancestor of the Kings of Denmark and the House of Gonzaga, rulers of Mantua and Montferrato.

Agnes (b. bef. 1385 - d. aft. 7 July 1411), a nun in Wroclaw.

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Barbara von Schlesien-Liegnitz, Herzogin zu Sachsen-Wittenberg und Kurfürstin zu Sachsen's Timeline

1372
1372
Legnica, Schlesien, Deutschland(HRR)
1396
March 6, 1396
Age 24
Germany
1405
1405
Age 33
Dresden, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
1436
May 9, 1436
Age 64
Trebitz, Sachsen-Wittenberg, Deutschland(HRR)
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