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Oda of Metz (von Metz)

Dutch: Uda, German: Oda
Also Known As: "Uda von Metz; Uda von Metzgau", "Voda im Metzgau", "Hedwig"
Death: after May 18, 963
Ostfrankenreich (present eastern France)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Gerhard I, count of Metz and Oda von Sachsen of Saxony, Queen of Lorraine and East Francia
Wife of Gozelo I von Bidgau, Comte des Ardennes
Mother of Godefroi I the Captive, count of Ardennes; Cardinal Adalbero, Archbishop of Reims; Reginar des Ardennes; Heinrich von Bidgau; Geberga von Bidgau von Ardenne and 1 other
Sister of Gottfried von Metz, Pfalzgraf von Lothringen and Wicfrid von Metz
Half sister of Benedicta -; Caecilia -; Relindis and Otto de Lorraine

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About Oda of Metz

b) UDA (-after 18 May 963). The primary source which confirms her parentage has not yet been identified. A charter dated 943 refers to "Gozlines…miles…ex nobilissimis regni Chlotarii ducens prosapia" (the wording implying that he was then deceased) and the donation by "uxor eius Uda et filius eius…Regingerus" to St Maximin at Trier of property "Hunzelinesdorph", subscribed by "Ogonis abbatis, Friderici, Gisilberti, Sigeberti fratrum predicti Gozlini"[810]. "Otto…rex" confirmed a donation of property "Dauantri in pago…Hamalant in comitatu Wichmanni comitis…" inherited by "Uda nostra nepta" by charter dated 28 Aug 960[811]. "Uda…comitissa" donated property "in pago Rizzigowi cui Egylolfus comes" to St Maximin at Trier "pro remedio…seniorique mei Gozlini necnon filiorum meorum Henrici…et Reginheri, Godefridi quoque et Adalberonis" by charter dated 18 May 963 witnessed by "Sigefrido comite, Richwino comite"[812]. m GOZLIN [Gozelon] Comte, son of WIGERICH [III] Graf im Bidgau & his wife Cunegundis --- ([before 915]-[12 Oct 942/16 Feb 943][813] [19 Oct 942]).