Richardis of Sualafeldgau

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Richardis of Sualafeldgau was the first Austrian royal consort. She is also known as Richarda.

Richardis is depicted on the family tree of Babenberg family


She was born in 945/950 as a daughter of Count Ernst IV of Sualafeldgau. Her husband was Leopold I, Margrave of Austria, member of the House of Babenberg.

She was probably related to Adalbero of Eppenstein, Duke of Carinthia. She bore several children:

She died in 994 and was the grandmother of Herman IV, Duke of Swabia.