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Hedwig de Glogau (of Sagan)

Polish: Jadwiga Żagańska
Also Known As: "Hedwig of Żagań and of Legnica"
Birthplace: (Glogau), Glogów, Poland
Death: March 27, 1390
(Liegnitz), Legnica, Poland
Place of Burial: Silesian Voivodeship, Poland
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Herzog Heinrich V. „der Eiserne“ von Sagan and Anna von Sagan
Wife of Casimir the Great, King of Poland and Rupert I legnicki of Legnica, książę
Mother of Anna of Poland; Cunigunde of Poland; Hedwig of Poland; Barbara von Schlesien-Liegnitz, Herzogin zu Sachsen-Wittenberg und Kurfürstin zu Sachsen and Agnieszka of Legnica
Sister of Anna Zaháňská; Henryk VII Rumpold, książę and Herzog Heinrich VIII. „der Sperling“ von Glogau

Occupation: Queen of Poland (as wife of Casimir III)
Managed by: Bo Garsteen
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About Hedwig de Glogau

Jadwiga żagańska – młodsza córka Henryka V Żelaznego, księcia żagańskiego i Anny płockiej, żona Kazimierza Wielkiego i Ruprechta Legnickiego, królowa Polski. http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jadwiga_%C5%BCaga%C5%84ska

Henry V of Iron

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Marriage and Issue

By 6 September 1337, Henry V married with Anna (b. 1324 - d. 16 February 1363), daughter of Duke Wenceslaus of Płock. They had five children:

Henry VI the Older (b. bef. 1345 - d. 5 December 1393).

Anna (b. bef. 1350 - d. aft. 14 July 1405), married by 20 January 1361 to Duke Jan I of Racibórz.

Hedwig (b. aft. 1350? - d. 27 March 1390), married firstly on 25 February 1363 to King Casimir III the Great of Poland and secondly by 10 February 1372 to Duke Rupert I of Legnica.

Henry VII Rumpold (b. ca. 1350 - d. 24 December 1395).

Henry VIII the Sparrow (b. ca. 1357 - d. 14 March 1397).

Rupert I of Legnica

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Marriage and Issue

By 10 February 1372, Rupert married with Hedwig (b. ca. 1350 - d. 27 March 1390), daughter of Henry V of Iron, Duke of Żagań and widow of King Casimir III the Great of Poland. They had two daughters:

Barbara (b. ca. 1384 - d. Trebitz, 9 May 1436), married on 6 March 1396 to Rudolph III, Duke of Saxe-Wittenberg and Elector of Saxony. Through this union, Rupert was a direct ancestor of the Kings of Denmark and the House of Gonzaga, rulers of Mantua and Montferrato.

Agnes (b. bef. 1385 - d. aft. 7 July 1411), a nun in Wroclaw.

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Hedwig de Glogau's Timeline

(Glogau), Glogów, Poland
Legnica, Schlesien, Deutschland(HRR)
March 27, 1390
Age 40
(Liegnitz), Legnica, Poland
Silesian Voivodeship, Poland