Helene von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (Welf), Herzogin und Kurfürstin zu Sachsen (1223 - 1273) MP

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Nicknames: "Ilona"
Birthplace: Braunschweig, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: Died
Managed by: P. Rahbek
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About Helene von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (Welf), Herzogin und Kurfürstin zu Sachsen

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  HELENE von Braunschweig (18 Mar 1223-6 Sep 1273, bur Wittenberg Franciscans).  The Cronica Principum Saxonie names (in order) "Mechtildim…Helenam…Alheidem…Helenam" as the daughters of "Ottonem de Lunenburch" & his wife, specifying that the first "Helenam" married firstly "Hermannus dominus Hassie, filius beate Elisabeth" and secondly "Albertus dux Saxonie"[89].  The Annales Stadenses records the marriage "1239 die Dyonisii" of "Hermannus filius sanctæ Elizabeth" and "Elenam filiam ducis Ottonis de Brunswich"[90].  The Annales Sancti Pantaleonis Coloniensis record that "Hermannus landgravius filius sancte Elysabeth" married "filiam ducis de Brunswich"[91].  The Cronica Principum Saxonie names "Helenam filiam Ottonis de Brunswick" as third wife of "Albertus dux"[92].  She founded the Kloster of the Franciscan Order at Wittenberg.  m firstly ([9 Oct 1239]) HERMANN II Landgraf of Thuringia, son of LUDWIG IV "der Heilige" Landgraf of Thuringia & his wife Elisabeth of Hungary (-Kreuzberg 3 Jan 1241).  m secondly ([1247/48]) as his third wife, ALBRECHT I Duke of Saxony, son of BERNHARD I Duke of Saxony, Graf von Aschersleben und von Anhalt & his wife Judyta of Poland (-[27 Sep/7 Nov] 1260, bur Lehnin). 
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Helene of Brunswick-Luneburg's Timeline

1223
March 18, 1223
Braunschweig, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Deutschland(HRR)
1228
1228
Age 4
Wittenberg, Saxony, Prussia
1230
1230
Age 6
1239
October 9, 1239
Age 16
1247
1247
Age 23
1247
Age 23
1248
1248
Age 24
Wittenberg,, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
1248
Age 24
Wittenberg, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
1250
1250
Age 26
Wittenberg, Sachsen-Wittenberg, Deutschland(HRR)
1273
September 6, 1273
Age 50