Ida of Saxony

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Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Sachsen, Germany
Death: July 31, 1102 (68-76)
Namur, Wallon, Belgium
Place of Burial: Namur, Walloon Region, Belgium
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Bernard II, duke of Saxony and Eilika of Schweinfurt
Wife of Frederick of Luxembourg, II Duke of Lower Lorraine and Albert III, comte de Namur
Mother of Godefroid, comte de Namur; Albert de Namur; Henri I de Namur, comte de La Roche; Erminsende Countess of Luxembourg; Frederic de Namur, Bishop and 1 other
Sister of Ordulf (Otto) III, duke of Saxony; Hermann Prinz von Sachsen; Gertrude of Saxony and Hadwig Billung?
Half sister of Diepold II von Vohburg, Graf im bayerischen Nordgau; Rapoto IV von Cham and Poppo (1055~1090) Graf von Roggenstein und Berg

Occupation: Condessa de La Roch, Dame, de Laroche
Managed by: James Fred Patin, Jr.
Last Updated:

About Ida of Saxony

Bernhard II, Duke of Saxony, b abt 995, d 1057. He md Elica von Schweinfurt abt 1020, daughter of Henry, Count of Schweinfurt, and Gerberge. She was b abt 1004, d aft 1055.

Children of Bernhard II and Elica von Schweinfurt were:

Ordulf, Duke of Saxony, b abt 1023.

Ida Billung of Saxony b abt 1030. She md Adalbert III, Count of Namur, abt 1060, son of Adalbert II, Count of Namur, and Regilinde of Lorraine.

Gertrude of Saxony b abt 1036. She md:

[1] Florent I of Holland, Count of Holland, abt 1052, and

[2] Robert le Frison, Count of Flanders, 1063, son of Baldwin V de Lille, Count of Flanders, and Adele Capet.

Ancestry of Robert Roy and Related Families

  • Ida of Saxony
  • Female, #32254
  • Ida of Saxony was the daughter of Bernard II Duke of Saxony and Bertrade Prncess of Norway.1,2,3 Ida married Frederick Duke of Lower Lorraine.3 Between 1065 and 1066 Ida married second Adalbert III Count of Namur, son of Adalbert II Comte de Namur and Regilinde of Lorraine.1,2,3 She was called the heiress of Laroche on 31 July 1102.2
  • Children of Ida of Saxony and Adalbert III Count of Namur
  • Godfrey Count of Dagsburg and Namur+2,3 (a 1067 - 19 Aug 1139)
  • Adelaide of Namur+1,2 (a 1068 - 1124)
  • Citations
  • Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650. Fifth Edition. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1982.
  • Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa. Fourth Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002.
  • Von Redlisch, Marcellus Donald Alexander R. Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants. volume 1. Cottonport, Louisiana: Order of the Crown of Charlemagne, 1941).

Name Ida of Saxony

  • Birth abt 1035
  • Death 31 Jul 1102
  • Father Bernard II Duke of Saxony (995-1059)
  • Mother Bertrade of Norway
  • Misc. Notes {"Ancestral Roots..." (Balt., 1992) 149-22: "Ida of Saxony, dau. prob. of Bernard II, b. ca. 995, d. 1057, Duke of Saxony, and Elicia (m. ca. 1020), dau. Heinrich, Markgraf von Schweinfurt." 246A-22: "Ida...prob. widow of Frederic of Luxembourg, Duke of Lower Lotharingia, d. 28 Aug. 1065..."}


  • 1 Albert III Count of Namur
  • Birthabt 1030, Namur, France
  • Death 22 Jun 1102
  • Father Albert II Count of Namur (1000-1064)
  • Mother Regilinde of Lower Lorraine (~994-1037)
  • Marriageabt 1067
  • ChildrenAdelaide (1068-1124)
  • Godfrey (Gottfried) (1073-1139)

Name Ida Billung

  • Suffix Countess of Saxony
  • Born Abt 1046 of, Namur, Belgium, Netherlands
  • Gender Female
  • Name
  • Possibly from the NOBILITY house of WETTIN or SAVOY
  • Died Yes, date unknown
  • Person ID I9416 Full Tree | Larson
  • Last Modified 27 Sep 2013 d. 29 Jun 1059 (Age 57 years)
  • Mother Bertrade Haroldsdatter b. Abt 1000, of, , Vestfold, Norway d. Yes, date unknown Married Abt 1045
  • Family ID F4259
  • Family Albert III de Namur, Count of Namur b. 1030, of, Namur, Belgium, Netherlands d. 1102 (Age 72 years)
  • Married Abt 1067
  • Children
  • + 1. Adelaide de Namur, Countess of Chiny
  • b. 1068, of Namur, Flanders, Belgium, Netherlands d. 1124 (Age 56 years)
  • + 2. Count Henri I de le Roche b. 1069, of La Roche, En Ardennes, Luxembourg, Belgium, Netherlands d. 1138 (Age 69 years)
  • + 3. Seigneur Raoul III de la Roche-Tesson b. Abt 1070, of, Roche, Vienne, France d. 1096 (Age ~ 26 years)
  • + 4. Count Godefroy von Namur b. 1073, of Namur, Flanders, Belgium, Netherlands d. 19 Aug 1139 (Age 66 years)
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Ida of Saxony's Timeline

Sachsen, Germany
Age 37
Namur, Belgium
Age 38
Namur, (Present Walloon Region), (Present Belgium)
Age 40
Age 40
Oizy, Namur, Belgium
Age 54
July 31, 1102
Age 72
Namur, Wallon, Belgium
July 23, 1934
Age 72
July 10, 1935
Age 72