Gisela of Burgundy

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Gisela
Spouse(s) Henry II, Duke of Bavaria
Children Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor
Gisela of Hungary
Bruno of Augsburg
Parent(s) King Conrad of Burgundy
Adelaide of Bellay
Relatives Saint Emeric (grandson)

Gisela of Burgundy (died 21 July 1006) was the daughter of Conrad the Peaceful, King of Burgundy and Adelaide of Bellay, Conrad's first wife.[1] Gisela was a niece of the empress Adelaide.

She married Henry the Quarrelsome, Duke of Bavaria some time before 972.[2]

With Henry she had three children:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Burgundian Notes , Reginald L. Poole, The English Historical Review, Vol. 26, No. 102 (Apr., 1911), 314-315.
  2. ^ Burgundy and Provence, 879-1032, Constance Brittain Bourchard, The New Cambridge Medieval History: Volume 3, C.900-c.1024, ed. Rosamond McKitterick and Timothy Reuter, (Cambridge University Press, 1999), 342.