Countess Matilda (of Ringelheim)1,2

F, #1338036, b. circa 878, d. 14 May 968
Father*Count Dietrich (of Saxony)3
Relationship31st great-grandmother of Robert Michael Damon
     Countess Matilda (of Ringelheim), daughter of Count Dietrich (of Saxony), was born circa 878 of Ringelheim, Goslar, Hannover, Germany.1 Countess Matilda (of Ringelheim) was the daughter of Count Dietrich (of Saxony).3 Countess Matilda (of Ringelheim) married King Henry I (the Fowler) (of Germany) in 909.1,2 Countess Matilda (of Ringelheim) died on 14 May 968 of Memleben, Saxony.1
     She became the mother of Emperor Otto I 'The Great' (of the Holy Roman Empire) on 23 November 912.1 Countess Matilda (of Ringelheim) became the mother of Queen Gerberge (of France) in 913 or 914.1 Countess Matilda (of Ringelheim) became the mother of Duke Henrich II (I) (of Saxony (Bavaria)) circa 919.1 Countess Matilda (of Ringelheim) became the mother of Princess Hedwige (Hartwige) (of the Germans) circa 922.1 Countess Matilda (of Ringelheim) became the mother of Bruno I Archbishop (of Koln) circa 925.1 Countess Matilda (of Ringelheim) became a widow with the death of her husband, King Henry I (the Fowler) (of Germany) on 2 July 936 in Membleben, Saxony, Germany.1 Matilda's daughter was married at wedding of Queen Gerberge (of France) and King Louis IV 'Transmarinus' (of France) on 25 April 954.1 Matilda's son Duke Henrich II (I) (of Saxony (Bavaria)) died on 1 November 955.1 Matilda's daughter Princess Hedwige (Hartwige) (of the Germans) died on 10 May 965 in Aachen, Rheinland, Germany.1 Matilda's son Bruno I Archbishop (of Koln) died on 11 October 965.1


     Countess Matilda (of Ringelheim) has ID 338-36 in Royalty for Commoners.3


King Henry I (the Fowler) (of Germany) b. 876, d. 2 July 936
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
Royalty for Commoners
Royalty for Commoners (Indented)
Last Edited11 Nov 2004


  1. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: There are some wild errors in the data.
  2. [S180] Royal Genealogies, online //, ottonian.html.
  3. [S7] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, Fourth Edition, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, 2002). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Royalty for Commoners, 4th Edition.