Gisela of Swabia (-1043)

"Gisela of Swabia (11 November 990 – 14 February 1043), a member of the Conradiner dynasty, was Queen consort of Germany from 1024 to 1039 and Empress consort of the Holy Roman Empire from 1027 to 1039 by her third marriage with Emperor Conrad II. She was the mother of Emperor Henry III. She was regent of Swabia for her minor son Duke Ernest II of Swabia in 1015." - ( 02.11.2019)

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sister of Matilda of Swabia (989-1032) [sister of], Herman III, Duke of Swabia (995-1012) [brother of]
Wife of Conrad II (990-1039)
mother of Henry III (1016-1056) [son of], Conrad II (990-1039) [father of]
daughter of Gerberga von Burgund (966-1019) [mother of], Herman II, Duke of Swabia (-1003) [father of]
Wife of Brun I. von Braunschweig (um 970-1014)
official Kaiserin Holy Roman Empire
Wife of Ernest I of Swabia (994-1015)
mother of Liudolf, Margrave of Frisia (-1038) [son of], Brun I. von Braunschweig (um 970-1014) [father of]
mother of Ernest II (-1030) [son of], Ernest I of Swabia (994-1015) [father of]
mother of Herman IV, Duke of Swabia (-1038) [son of], Ernest I of Swabia (994-1015) [father of]
died Goslar 15.02.1043
was buried Speyer Cathedral

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Holy Roman Empire13.79882812550.580444335938place of actiondb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Goslar10.42916297912651.906002044678Place of deathdb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.07522
Speyer Cathedral8.442500114440949.317222595215Burial placedb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622

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