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Ezzo of Lotharingia (955-1034)

"Ezzo (c. 955 – 21 March 1034), sometimes called Ehrenfried, a member of the Ezzonid dynasty, was Count Palatine of Lotharingia from 1015 until his death. As brother-in-law of Emperor Otto III, father of Queen Richeza of Poland and several other illustrious children, he was one of the most important figures of the Rhenish history of his time." - (en.wikipedia.org 31.10.2019)

What we know

Background

Husband of Matilda of Germany, Countess Palatine of Lotharingia (979-1025)
official Pfalzgraf Lorraine
died Saalfeld Mai 1034
was buried Augsburg 1034
was buried Brauweiler Abbey
son of Herman I, Count Palatine of Lotharingia (-996)
father of Liudolf of Lotharingia (-1031) [son of], Matilda of Germany, Countess Palatine of Lotharingia (979-1025) [mother of]
father of Richeza of Lotharingia (995-1063) [daughter of], Matilda of Germany, Countess Palatine of Lotharingia (979-1025) [mother of]

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Genealogy

Map

Lorraine6.487222194671648.599998474121place of actiondb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Saalfeld11.35416698455850.650554656982Place of deathdb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.07522
Augsburg10.898333549548.37166595459Burial placedb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Brauweiler Abbey6.782777786254950.961109161377Burial placedb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622

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