Duchess Eufemia von Silesia-Liegnitz

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Duchess Eufemia von Silesia-Liegnitz (of Legnica)

Also Known As: "Euphemia of Silesia-Liegnitz"
Birthplace: Silesia,, Silesian Voivodeship, Poland
Death: April 04, 1347 (65-66)
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Daughter of Henry V, Duke of Legnica and Elisabeth of Kalisz Piast
Wife of Otto III Carinthia, Count of Gorizia, Tyrol, Duke of Carinthia and Carniever
Mother of Elisabeth of Carinthia, queen of Sicily; Anna of Korutanská (Tyrolská); Ursula of av Kärnten Görz and Euphemia of av Kärnten Görz
Sister of Hedwig Jadwiga; Anna; Duke Henry VI the Good; Elżbieta; Duke Boleslaw III the Generous and 2 others

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About Duchess Eufemia von Silesia-Liegnitz

EUPHEMIA von Liegnitz, daughter of HEINRICH V "the Fat" Duke of Liegnitz [Piast] & his wife Elźbieta of Poland [Piast] ([1278/83]-Jun 1347). As a widow, she was lady of Wangen, Sansheim and Castelruth[816]. Duke Otto & his wife had four children:

a) ELISABETH (-1352 or after). Regent of Sicily 1348-1352 for her minor son. m (23 Apr 1322) PIETRO of Sicily, son of FEDERIGO I King of Sicily [Aragon] & his wife Eléonore of Sicily [Anjou-Capet] (1304-Calataxibeta 15 Aug 1342). He succeeded his father in 1338 as PIETRO II King of Sicily.

b) ANNA ([1300]-[16 May 1331/4 Jul 1335], [26 Jun ----], bur Schönau). The Notæ Fuerstenfeldenses record the marriage of "filiam ducis Karinthie dictam de Sarentein" and Duke Rudolf[817]. The necrology of Seligenthal records the death "VI Kal Jun" of "Anna coma Reni ducissa Bavarie"[818]. m (1328) as his first wife, RUDOLF Pfalzgraf, son of RUDOLF I joint Duke of Upper Bavaria and joint Pfalzgraf bei Rhein & his wife Mechtild von Nassau (Wolfratshausen 8 Aug 1306-Neustadt 4 Oct 1353, bur Neustadt St Aegidius). He succeeded in 1329 as RUDOLF II "der Blinde" Pfalzgraf bei Rhein und in der Oberpfalz.

c) URSULA (-1327).

d) EUPHEMIA (-[28 Apr 1329/1330]).

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