Berthold III., Markgraf, Herzog von Andechs von Andechs, Markgraf von Istrien-Krain (c.1115 - 1188) MP

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Birthplace: Andechs, Oberbayem, Bavaria
Death: Died in Andechs, Germany
Occupation: Markgreve i Istrien-Krain, Herzog von Meranien und Markgrafen von Istrien-Krain, Berthold V. von Meran (* um 1112, + 14. Dezember 1188); seit 1151 Graf von Andechs, seit 1157 auch Graf von Diessen-Wolfratshausen, Graf von Andechs
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Istria grófja -------------------- Berthold III, Count of Andechs (c. 1110/1122 – November 14, 1188) was the Margrave of Istria as Berthold I from 1173 until 1188. He was the son of Berthold I, Count of Diessen, Plassenberg and Stein (died 1151) and his first wife Sophie of Istria.

In 1173, he became the Margrave of Istria after Engelbert III. Marriage and issue

Berthold III was married twice. In 1152 he married Hedwig of Wittelsbach, daughter of Otto IV, Count of Wittelsbach, Count palatine of Bavaria and Heilika of Lengenfeld-Hopfenohe-Pettendorf. They had four children:

  1. Berthold IV, Duke of Merania (1153 - 1204).
  2. Sophia (died 1218). Married Poppo VI, Count of Henneberg (died c. 1190).
  3. Kunigunde (died after 1207). Possibly married Eberhard, Count of Eberstein.
  4. Matilda, Countess of Pisino (died 1245). Married Berthold, Margrave of Vohburg. In c. 1190 married secondly Engelbert III, Count of Gorizia (died 1217/20).

His second wife became in c. 1180 princess Luitgard of Denmark, daughter of king Sweyn III of Denmark and Adela of Meissen.[1] They had two children:

  1. Poppo, Bishop of Bamberg (died December 2, 1245).
  2. Berta, Abbess in Gerbstadt (died 1190).

-------------------- The Genealogia Zaringorum names "Bezelinus comes" and his brother "Gebezone" as the first known members of the Zähringer family, specifying that they built Kloster Sulzburg near Mühlheim. [Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/SWABIAN%20NOBILITY.htm#_Toc224614261, visited June 28, 2009.] -------------------- Berthold I of Istria From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Berthold III, Count of Andechs (c. 1110/1122[1][2] – November 14, 1188) was the Margrave of Istria as Berthold I from 1173 until 1188. He was the son of Berthold III, Count of Diessen, Plassenberg and Stein (died 1151) and his first wife Sophie of Istria. In 1173, he became the Margrave of Istria after Engelbert III. Marriage and issue Berthold III was married twice. In 1152 he married Hedwig of Wittelsbach, daughter of Otto IV, Count of Wittelsbach, Count palatine of Bavaria and Heilika of Lengenfeld-Hopfenohe-Pettendorf.They had four children:

1.Berthold IV, Duke of Merania (1153 - 1204). 2.Sophia (died 1218). Married Poppo VI, Count of Henneberg (died c. 1190). 3.Kunigunde (died after 1207). Possibly married Eberhard, Count of Eberstein. 4.Matilda, Countess of Pisino (died 1245). Married Berthold, Margrave of Vohburg. In c. 1190 married secondly Engelbert III, Count of Gorizia (died 1217/20). His second wife became in c. 1180 princess Luitgard of Denmark, daughter of king Sweyn III of Denmark and Adela of Meissen.[1] They had two children:

1.Poppo, Bishop of Bamberg (died December 2, 1245). 2.Berta, Abbess in Gerbstadt (died 1190).

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Berthold III., Markgraf, Herzog von Andechs von Andechs, Markgraf von Istrien-Krain's Timeline

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July 15, 1024
Dießen, Bayern, Germany
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Andechs, Oberbayem, Bavaria
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Andechs,Oberbayern Schwaben,Bayern,Germany
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Of, Oberbayern, Andechs, Bavaria
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Germany
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Istrien, Slovenia
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December 14, 1188
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Andechs, Germany