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Godfrey II de Louvain
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Birth: 1110
Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve
Arrondissement de Nivelles
Walloon Brabant, Belgium
Death: Jun. 13, 1142
Leuven
Arrondissement Leuven
Flemish Brabant (Vlaams-Brabant), Belgium

Duke of Brabant, Marquis of Antwerp
Son of Godfrey de Louvain, Duke of Brabant and Ida de Chiny, born about 1110. Husband of Luitgarde de Sulzbach, daughter of Berengar II of Sulzbach.
After receiving his ducal title, he warred (and won) against Henry II of Limburg, who laid claim to Henry's properties. Godfrey's son, Godfrey III, would marry Henry's daughter, Margaret.
Godfrey died of liver disease.

Information for the bio from "Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700" by Frederick Lewis Weis and "Chronique des Ducs de Brabant" by Adrian van Baerland, Antwerp 1612. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Godfrey I Duke of Brabant (1060 - 1139)
 
 Children:
  Godfrey III de Louvain (1142 - 1190)*
 
 Siblings:
   Adeliza Louvain of Brabant (1094 - 1151)*
  Ida de Lorraine von Kleve (1107 - 1162)*
  Godfrey II de Louvain (1110 - 1142)
  Joscelin de Louvain (1120 - 1180)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Peter's Church
Leuven
Arrondissement Leuven
Flemish Brabant (Vlaams-Brabant), Belgium
 
Created by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Record added: Mar 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87387216
Godfrey II de Louvain
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Memory of my ancestor Duke of Brabant
- PKH
 Added: Aug. 26, 2016

- Carolee McGill-Barker
 Added: Aug. 2, 2016
he is my grandfather in the 34th degree
- Yvonna Both
 Added: Jul. 29, 2016
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