Richenza von Bayern

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Richenza von Bayern

Also Known As: "Richza", "Welf", "Matilda"
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry "the Lion", duke of Saxony; Matilda Plantagenet, Duchess of Saxony and <private> of England
Wife of <private> Lord of Coucy; <private> count of Perche; Enguerrand III, seigneur de Coucy and Geoffroy de Châteaudun, comte du Perche
Fiancée of Valdemar II "The Victorius", King of Denmark
Mother of Raoul II de Coucy; Enguerrand de Coucy and Thomas de Châteaudun, comte du Perche
Sister of Heinrich V (I) von Braunschweig, Pfalzgraf bei Rhein; Otto IV, Holy Roman Emperor; Luther von Saxony, Prince; Wilhelm 'Longsword', Duke of Saxony and Lüneburg; Eleanore Princess of Saxony, Princess and 6 others
Half sister of <private> (of Bavaria); <private> of Bavaria; <private> of Bavaria; <private> Duke of Bavaria; Matilda von Sachsen und Bayern and 2 others

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About Richenza von Bayern

Henry had the following known children by his second wife, Matilda, daughter of King Henry II of England (married 1168):

  • Richenza (1172–1204), also called Matilda, married Godfrey, Count of Perche, and Enguerrand III, Lord of Coucy
  • Henry V, Count Palatine of the Rhine (c. 1173–1227)
  • Lothar of Bavaria (c. 1174–1190)
  • Otto IV, Holy Roman Emperor and Duke of Swabia (c. 1175–1218)
  • William of Winchester (1184–1213)