Melchior of Brunswick-Grubenhagen

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Melchior of Brunswick-Grubenhagen (died 1381 or 1384[1]) was a German aristocrat, prince-bishop of Osnabrück from 1369, and then prince-bishop of Schwerin from 1376 to 1381.

He was the son of Henry II, Duke of Brunswick-Grubenhagen.[2]


  1. ^ Cawley, Charles, Brunswick, Medieval Lands database, Foundation for Medieval Genealogy ,[self-published source][better source needed]
  2. ^ Marek, Miroslav. "Welfen 3". Genealogy.EU. [self-published source][better source needed]

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Melchior of Brunswick and Lunenburg, Grubenhagen line
Cadet branch of the House of Este
Born: unknown Died: 1381 or 1384
Regnal titles
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Johann Hoet
Prince-Bishop of Osnabrück
Succeeded by
Dietrich of Horne
Preceded by
Frederick von Bülow
Prince-Bishop of Schwerin
(rivalled by anti-bishop Marquard Bermann in 1377/1378)
Succeeded by
Potho of Pothenstein