Bernhard III von Sachsen

Bernhard III von Sachsen

Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Death 2 Feb 1212 (aged 71–72)
Ballenstedt, Landkreis Harz, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Burial Ballenstedt, Landkreis Harz, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Memorial ID 128698663 · View Source
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Bernhard III Duke of Sachsen, Count von Askanien und Ballenstedt, Lord zu Bernburg. Youngest of seven sons of Albrecht I "The Bear" of Brandenburg and Sophie von Winzenburg. Bernhard married 1) Brigitte (or Jutta), a daughter of Canute V of Denmark; 2) Sophia, daughter of Louis II, the Iron, Landgrave of Thuringia; and 3)Judith, daughter of Mieszko III of Poland.
The information below was appended by Find a Grave management from a duplicate memorial.Bernhard (c. 1134 – 2 February 1212), a member of the House of Ascania, was Count of Anhalt and Ballenstedt, and Lord of Bernburg through his paternal inheritance. From 1180 he was also Duke of Saxony (as Bernhard III or Bernhard I)

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  • Created by: K. C. Mellem
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bernhard III von Sachsen (1140–2 Feb 1212), Find a Grave Memorial no. 128698663, citing Ballenstedt Castle, Ballenstedt, Landkreis Harz, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany ; Maintained by K. C. Mellem (contributor 47424941) .