Otto I "the Great," Emperor

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Otto I "the Great," Emperor, son of Henry I "the Fowler," King of Germany and Mathilda of Westphalia, was born 23 November 912.1,2 He died at Memleben, Germany, 7 May 973.1,2

Otto married (1) Eadgyth, son/daughter of Eadweard I "the Elder," King of the West Saxons and Ælfflaed;, 930;3,2 he married (2) Saint Adelaide, daughter of Rudolph II, 951.1,2

Family 1

Eadgyth d. 26 Jan 946

Family 2

Saint Adelaide b. bt 931 - 932, d. 17 Dec 999


  1. [S89] Frederick Lewis Weis, Walter Lee Sheppard Jr. and David Faris, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700: The Lineage of Alfred the Great, Charlemagne, Malcolm of Scotland, Robert the Strong, and Some of Their Descendants, 7th ed. (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1992), 147-19, further cited as Weis, Sheppard, and Faris, Ancestral Roots, 7th ed.
  2. [S1954] Stewart Baldwin, The Henry Project: The Ancestors of King Henry II of England: An Experiment in Cooperative Medieval Genealogy on the Internet,, accessed Oct 2017. Hereinafter cited as Baldwin, The Henry Project.
  3. [S95] John Brooks Threlfall, The Ancestry of Thomas Bradbury (1611 - 1695) and His Wife Mary (Perkins) Bradbury (1615 - 1700) of Salisbury, Massachusetts, 3rd ed. (Madison, Wisconsin: p.p., 2006), 494-495, 527-528, further cited as Threlfall, The Ancestry of Thomas Bradbury.
  4. [S89] Weis, Sheppard, and Faris, Ancestral Roots, 7th ed., 147-20.
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