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Süleyman Shah bin Kaya Alp

Turkish: Süleyman Şah AKA Gündüz Alp
Also Known As: "Gündüz Alp", "Suleyman Shah", "Suleyman Shah bin Kaya Alp", "Osmanoğlu"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Söğüt, Söğüt, Bilecik, Turkey
Death: circa 1236 (53-62)
Euphrates (Drowned)
Place of Burial: Al-Thawrah, Ar-Raqqah, Syria
Immediate Family:

Son of Kaya Alp
Husband of Hayme Hatun Ana
Father of Ertuğrul Gazi; Gündoğdu Bey; Dündar Bey and Sungurtekin Bey

Occupation: Baig of the Kayı tribe, Leader of Kayi Tribe, Politician
House: House of Anushtegin
Religion: Sunni Islam
Managed by: Private User
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About Suleyman Shah



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suleyman_Shah

Names: Suleyman Shah bin Kaya Alp

Suleyman Shah (Ottoman Turkish: سلیمان شاه; Modern Turkish: Süleyman Şah) was, according to Ottoman tradition, the son of Kaya Alp and the father of Ertuğrul, who was the father of Osman I, the founder of the Ottoman Empire.[1] Early Ottoman genealogies disputed this lineage, and either Suleyman Shah or Gündüz Alp could be Osman's grandfather and the father of Ertuğrul. An Ottoman tomb initially in or near Qal'at Ja'bar has historically been associated with Suleyman Shah.[2]

Spouse Hayme Hatun

Issue

  1. Ertuğrul
  2. Gündoğdu
  3. Sungur-Tekin
  4. Dündar

Various sources linked Süleymanşâh to Osman Gazi and his father Ertuğrul.


Origins

Issue

  • Taj ad-Din Il-Arslan
  • Atliq
  • Hitan-Khan
  • Suleiman-Shah

References

  • “The historical adventure of the Tomb of Süleyman Shah.” < link > Daily Sabah. (FEB 27, 2015). “… But what is the name of this glorious person who is the ancestor of an empire that ruled over parts of three continents for six centuries? While some Ottoman historians claim that he is Süleyman Shah, others claim it is Gündüz Alp. Both arguments are most likely true as the first name is an Arabic name and the latter is a Turkic name….”
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Suleyman Shah's Timeline

1178
1178
Söğüt, Söğüt, Bilecik, Turkey
1191
1191
Ахлат/Ahlat, Turkey
1197
1197
1210
1210
1236
1236
Age 58
Euphrates
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Near Qal'at Ja'bar, Al-Thawrah, Ar-Raqqah, Syria (Syrian Arab Republic)