Otto II, Count of Habsburg

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Otto II, Count of Habsburg
Otto, count of Habsburg.jpg
Spouse(s) Hilla von Pfirt
Issue
Noble family House of Habsburg
Father Werner I, Count of Habsburg
Mother Reginlinde of Nellenburg
Died 8 November 1111(1111-11-08)

Otto II (died 8 November 1111) was a Graf (Count) of Habsburg and one of the founding members of the Habsburg family. He was the son of Werner I, Count of Habsburg.

In 1108, Otto accompanied Kaiser Heinrich V on a campaign against Hungary. On his return, in 1111, he was murdered. Otto was probably the first person to adopt the title Graf von Habsburg.

He married Hilla, countess von Pfirt[1] (died c. 1076), with whom he had two children, Werner II and Adelheid.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wappenbuch des Hans Ulrich Fisch. Aarau 1622, Otho Graff zuo Habsburg, S. 26 Sp. 1 (Staatsarchiv Aargau, V/4-1985/0001:26r). Staatsarchiv Aargau, V/4-1985/0001:26r


Otto II, Count of Habsburg
Born:  ? Died: 1111
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Werner I
Count of Habsburg
1096 – 1111
Succeeded by
Werner II

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