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  • Princess Adelgunde of Bavaria, Duchess of Modena and Reggio (1823 - 1914)
    Full name Adelgunde Auguste Charlotte Caroline Elisabeth Amalie Marie Sophie Luise Links: The Peerage Geneall Johann the Younger #1018 Wikipedia: English Deutsch Italiano
  • Agnes von Wittelsbach (c.1165 - 1218)
    Grandparents on fathers line, Otto II Pfalzgraf von Bayern (name on Geni; Otto I, count palatine of Bavaria) and wife Heilika von Lengenfeld (name on Geni; Helwica (Heilwig) of von Wittelsbach) the sam...
  • Albrecht III von Wittelsbach (1401 - 1460)
    Links: The Peerage Geneall Duke of Bavaria-Munich: Reign 1438–1460 Precessor: Ernst Successor: Johan IV Wikipedia: English Deutsch
  • Albrecht IV "the Wise", Herzog von Bayern (1447 - 1508)
    Links: The Peerage Geneall Reign (Bavaria-Munich) 1465 - 1503 (Bavaria-Landshut) – 18 March, 1508 co-regents Sigismund , Wolfgang and Christoph

About the Wittelsbach surname

"Spelling variations of this family name include: Whittall, Whittell, Whittle, Wittle, Whyttel, Whyttall, Whyttle, Wyttle, Wittall, Wittel, Wittell..." First found in Lancashire where they held a family seat before and after the Norman Conquest in 1066. Some of the Wittelsbach family moved to Ireland ... Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Joseph Wittell, who settled in Jamaica in 1684; John Wittall arrived in Philadelphia in 1809, Thomas Whittle settled in New England in 1638; Edward Whittle settled in Virginia in 1663." Source: http://www.houseofnames.com/wittelsbach-family-crest/