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Richardis (Richkart) von Ratzenhofen

Birthdate: (56)
Birthplace: Germany
Death: circa 1121 (48-64)
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Daughter of Eberhard von Ratzenhofen, I and Mathilde von Reipertshofen
Wife of Otto II (~1056-1110) von Scheyern-Wittelsbach, Count f Scheyern; Otto III, count of Scheyern-Dachau and Konrad I, Graf von Roning
Mother of Otto I, count palatine of Bavaria; NN av Scheyern Wittelsbach and Konrad II, Graf von Roning
Sister of Eberhard II, Graf von Huttenburg

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OTTO [III] von Scheyern, son of EKKEHART Graf von Scheyern & his wife Richgard of Carniola and Istria (-22 Aug [1123], bur Indersdorf). Wegener cites a source dated [1095] which names "Otto filius Ekihardi"[1292]. The Chronicon Schirense names "Otto et Oudalricus fraters de Schyren" specifying "postea castrum Wittelenspech possederunt"[1293]. Graf von Scheyern. Vogt von Fischbachau 1102. Vogt of Freising Cathedral. Graf von Wittelsbach 1115. Pfalzgraf of Bavaria 1110-1120. He founded the Abbey of Scheyern [1119]. The necrology of Freising Weihenstephan records the death "XI Kal Sep" of "Otto com"[1294].

m --- von Ratzenhofen, daughter of EBERHARD von Ratzenhofen & his wife Mathilde von Reipertshofen. It is possible that she was named Kunigunde, as the necrology of Undensdorf records the death "IV Id Jul" of "Chunegunt com"[1295]. This necrology records almost exclusively members of the Wittelsbach family and this entry cannot be linked to any other known person in the family.

Pfalzgraf Otto [III] & his wife had two children:

1. OTTO [IV] (-4/5 Aug 1156, bur Ensdorf). The primary source which confirms his parentage has not yet been identified. Graf von Scheyern. Pfalzgraf von Wittelsbach.

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2. daughter . The primary source which confirms her parentage and marriage has not yet been identified. m OTTO [IV] Graf von Wolfratshausen, son of OTTO [III] von Diessen Graf von Wolfratshausen & his wife Lauritta --- (-killed in battle Pavia 10 Nov 1136).

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Age 18
Bayern, Germany
Age 35
Age 56