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MEISSEN MARCH COUNTY

[MEIS341] Ekkhard m. ?
. [MEIS351] Gunther m. ?
. . [MEIS361] March Count Ekkhard I of Meissen m. [SAX2334] Schwanehilde von Saxony
. . . [MEIS372] Mathilde von Meissen m. [WETT371] Count Deitrich II of Wettin

[MEIS341] Ekkhard (suggested as possibly son of Ekkhard/Liudolfinger, elder brother of EMPEROR HEINRICH) died August-September 954.

[MEIS351] Gunther, was killed in battle fighting the Saracens near Cotrona (13th July 982).

[MEIS361] Ekkhard I, March Count of Meissen, married [SAX2338] Schwanehilde/Suanhild (widow of [SOST351] March Count Thietmar III of Ostmark, daughter of DUKE HERMAN BILLUNG, see SAXONY (BILLUNG) NOBILITY). He was murdered at Pohlde (30th April 1002), and Schwanehilde died 26th November 1014.

[MEIS372] Mathilde (daughter of Ekkhard I) married [WETT371] Count Dietrich II (see WETTIN COUNTY).