Hedwig von Formbach

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Hedwig von Formbach

Also Known As: "Hedwige", "of Formbach"
Birthplace: Forbach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Death: circa 1090 (23-40)
between 1078 and 1090, Supplinburg, Germany
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Friedrich, Graf von Formbach and Gertrud von Haldensleben
Wife of Gebhard, Graf von Süpplingenburg and Theodoric II "the Valiant", duke of Lorraine
Mother of Oda (Ida) von Lothringen; Lothar III von Süpplingenburg, Holy Roman Emperor; Simon I, duke of Upper Lorraine and Pétronille Gertrude d'Alsace

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About Hedwig von Formbach

Hedwig von Formbach (c1058 -c1090), heiress to Süpplingenburg Castle.

Parents: Frederick, Count of Formbach & Gertrude of Haldensleben

x Gerhard von Süpplingenburg Graf im Harzgau

  • Lothar von Süpplingenburg becomes Lothar III King of Germany ([1/8] Jun 1075-Breitenwang am Loch in Tirol 4 Dec 1137, bur Königslutter)
  • Ida (d.1138) x who married Sighard IX (d.1104)

xx Theodoric II, Duke of Lorraine

  • Simon (1076 – 1138), who succeeded Theoderic as Duke of Lorraine x Adelaide of Leuven (d. 1158), daughter of his stepmother Gertrude and Henry III, Count of Leuven.
  • Gertrude (who later changed her name to Petronilla) (d 1144) x Floris II of Holland


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Hedwig von Formbach's Timeline

Forbach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
June 1075
Supplinburg, Germany
Lorraine, France
Alsace-Lorraine, France
Age 32
between 1078 and 1090, Supplinburg, Germany
Lorriane, France