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
Wife of Otto III Kârnten, Herzog von Kärnten
Mother of Elisabeth of Carinthia; Anna of Korutanská (Tyrolská); Ursula of av Kärnten Görz and Euphemia of av Kärnten Görz
Sister of Hedwig Jadwiga; Anna; Elżbieta; Duke Boleslaw III the Generous; Helena 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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