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SWARTZENBERG and SAFFENBERG COUNTIES

SWARTZENBERG COUNTY

[SWAR321] Count Frederick II of Diessen m. [SWA2294] Hemma of Oehningen
. [DIES321] Count Friedrich II of Diessen m2. [MANG323] Countess Irmgard von Gilching
. [SWAR331] Count Berthold I of Swartzenberg m. [SPON342] Richilde von Sponheim
. . [SWAR341] Engelbert von Swartzenberg m. Margaretha von Mullenark
. . . [SWAR352] Margaretha von Swartzenberg m. [SAFF351] Count Adolf I of Saffenberg

[SWAR321] Frederick I (born c.980, of disputed origin), Count of Diessen, married [SWA2294] Hemma/Kunizza of Oehningen (daughter of DUKE CONRAD, see SWABIA DUKEDOM). He was Count of Diessen, Count of Wasserburg, Count of Andechs, Count on the Upper Isa River. Hemma died 1020, and Frederick died 24th January 1030.

[DIES321] Friedrich II (son of Frederick I) is described under DIESSEN COUNTY.

[SWAR331] Berthold I (son of Frederick I), Count of Swartzenberg, married [SPON349] Richilde (daughter of March Count Engelbert I, see HOUSE OF SPONHEIM). Afterwards, Richilde married 2. Poppo II, March Count of Carniola & Istria; then 3. [WASS411] Count Gebhard of Diessen (see WASSERBURG COUNTY).

[SWAR341] Engelbert married Margaretha (daughter of Gerhard von Mullenark, North Rhine-Westphalia).

[SWAR352] Margaretha (daughter of Engelbert) married (1122) [SAFF351] Count Adolf I (see SAFFENBERG COUNTY below).

SAFFENBERG COUNTY

(also known as Saffenburg)

[SAFF331] Count Herman IV of Saffenberg m. [WERL332] Gepa von Werl
. [SAFF341] Adalbert von Saffenberg m. [BARL363] Mechtilde de Montbeliard
. . [SAFF351] Count Adolf I of Saffenberg m. [SWAR352] Margaretha von Swartzenberg
. . . [SAFF362] Mathilde von Saffenberg m. [LIMB361] Count Henry II of Limburg

[SAFF331] Herman IV (of disputed parentage), Count of Saffenberg, married [WERL332] Gepa (daughter of Adalbert, see WERL COUNTY).

[SAFF341] Adalbert von Saffenberg married (1122) [BARL363] Mechtilde (daughter of Count Thibaud I, see BAR-LE-DUC). Adalbert died 1109, and Mechtilde died at Burg Hollende (1110).

[SAFF351] Adolf I, Count of Saffenberg, married [SWAR352] Margaretha (daughter of Engelbert, see SWARTZENBERG COUNTY above).

[SAFF362] Mathilde (daughter of Adolf) married [LIMB361] Count Henry II (see LIMBURG COUNTY).