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Gerhard I von Egisheim, Graf von Egisheim

Birthplace: Egisheim, Haute-Rheims, France
Death: Died
Cause of death: died in battle
Immediate Family:

Son of Hugo VIII, count in Nordgau & at Egisheim and Helweig von Dagsburg
Husband of Kuniza de Bourgogne
Father of Hildegarde von Hohenlohe
Brother of Hugo IX (990~1049) Graf von Dagsburg; Adelheid (Bitzila) von Egisheim; Mathilde von Egisheim; NN von Egisheim; Pope Leo IX and 2 others

Occupation: Comte, d'Eguisheim
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About Gerhard I von Egisheim, Graf von Egisheim

GERHARD [I] (-killed in battle 1038).

  • Father: HUGO [VIII], son of HUGO [VII] "Raucus" Graf im Nordgau & his wife ?? ([970/75]-). ... Graf im Nordgau und zu Egisheim.
  • Mother: HEILWIG von Dagsburg, daughter of LUDWIG Graf von Dagsburg & his wife ?? (-1046).

Hugo [VIII] & his wife had eight children (Gerhard I's siblings):

1. GERHARD [I] (-killed in battle 1038).

  • His parentage is confirmed by the charter dated 18 Nov 1050 under which Pope Leo IX donated property to Heiligenkreuz Kloster in Woffenheim, near Egisheim, naming "patris mei Hugonis et matris meæ Heilwigdis, amborumque fratrum meorum Gerardi et Hugonis…iam defunctorum" and "nepoti meo Heinrico, castrum Egensheim".
  • Graf von Egisheim.
  • married KUNIZA, neptis of RUDOLF III King of Burgundy, daughter of ??.
  • She is recorded in Europäische Stammtafeln as neptis of RUDOLF III King of Burgundy but the primary source on which this is based has not yet been identified.

2. MATHILDE . ... m RICHWIN Comte de Charpeigne, son of LOUIS [I] & his wife ?? ([980/90]-after 2 May 1028).

3. HUGO [IX] (-[1046/18 Nov 1049]). Graf von Dachsburg. m MATHILDE, daughter of ?? ... Hugo [IX] & his wife had two children.

4. BRUNO (21 Jun 1002-Rome 19 Apr 1054).

5. ADELHEID . ... m ADALBERT [I] Graf im Ufgau [Calw], son of ?? (-[1046/49]).

6. GERTRUD (-21 Jul 1077). ... m LIUDOLF Markgraf von Friesland, son of BRUNO [I] [von Braunschweig] & his wife Gisela of Swabia ([1003/05]-23 Apr 1038).

7. daughter . ... m OTTO Graf im Deutzgau, son of EZZO Pfalzgraf of Lotharingia & his wife Mathilde of Germany (-Tomburg 7 Sep 1047).

8. [GEPA . ... Abbess of St Quirin at Neuss [1050].

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Gerhard I von Egisheim, Graf von Egisheim's Timeline

Egisheim, Haute-Rheims, France
Age 37
Hohenstauffen, Swabia, Germany
Age 50