Count Holland

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On 06 May 988 Dirk Gerulfing II Count Holland 925-988 (63) died. His son Arnulf Gerulfing Count Holland 950-993 (38) succeeded Count Holland. Luitgarde Luxemburg Countess Holland by marriage Countess Holland.

On 19 Sep 993 Arnulf Gerulfing Count Holland 950-993 (43) died. His son Dirk Gerulfing III Count Holland -1039 succeeded III Count Holland.

Before 1025 Dirk Gerulfing III Count Holland -1039 and Othelindis d Bernard Margrave Nordmark Count Holland were married. She by marriage Countess Holland.

On 27 May 1039 Dirk Gerulfing III Count Holland -1039 died. On 27 May 1039 His son Dirk Gerulfing IV Count Holland 1025-1049 (14) succeeded IV Count Holland.

On 13 Jan 1049 Dirk Gerulfing IV Count Holland 1025-1049 (24) was murdered. His brother Floris Gerulfing I Count Holland 1025-1061 (24) succeeded I Count Holland.

Around 1050 Floris Gerulfing I Count Holland 1025-1061 (24) and Gertrude Billung Countess Holland 1030-1113 (20) were married. She by marriage Countess Holland.

On 28 Jun 1061 Floris Gerulfing I Count Holland 1025-1061 (36) was killed when he was ambushed retreating from Zaltbommel and killed in battle at Hamerth. His son Dirk Gerulfing V Count Holland 1052-1091 (9) succeeded V Count Holland.

On 17 Jun 1091 Dirk Gerulfing V Count Holland 1052-1091 (39) died. His son Floris II Gerulfing II Count Holland 1085-1121 (6) succeeded II Count Holland.

Around 1108 Floris II Gerulfing II Count Holland 1085-1121 (23) and Gertrude Metz Countess Holland -1144 were married. She by marriage Countess Holland.

On 02 Mar 1121 Floris II Gerulfing II Count Holland 1085-1121 (36) died. His son Dirk Gerulfing VI Count Holland 1114-1157 (7) succeeded VI Count Holland.

In or before 1139 Dirk Gerulfing VI Count Holland 1114-1157 (25) and Sophie Salm Countess Holland 1120-1176 (18) were married. She by marriage Countess Holland.

On 05 Aug 1157 Dirk Gerulfing VI Count Holland 1114-1157 (43) died. His son Floris Gerulfing III Count Holland 1141-1190 (16) succeeded III Count Holland.

On 28 Sep 1162 Floris Gerulfing III Count Holland 1141-1190 (21) and Ada Dunkeld Countess Holland 1139-1206 (23) were married. She by marriage Countess Holland.

In 1186 Dirk Gerulfing VII Count Holland -1203 and Adelaide Cleves Countess Holland were married. She by marriage Countess Holland.

On 01 Aug 1190 Dirk Gerulfing VII Count Holland -1203 succeeded VII Count Holland.

In 1197 William Gerulfing I Count Holland 1167-1222 (30) and Adelaide Guelders Countess Holland -1218 were married at Stavoren. She by marriage Countess Holland.

In 1203 Louis II Count Loon -1218 and Ada Gerulfing I Countess Holland 1188-1227 (15) were married. She by marriage Countess Holland.

On 04 Nov 1203 Dirk Gerulfing VII Count Holland -1203 died. His daughter Ada Gerulfing I Countess Holland 1188-1227 (15) succeeded I Count Holland.

On 04 Nov 1203 William Gerulfing I Count Holland 1167-1222 (36) succeeded I Count Holland.

On 06 Dec 1214 Floris Gerulfing IV Count Holland 1210-1234 (4) and Mathilde Reginar Countess Holland and Palatine 1200-1267 (14) were married. They were half third cousins once removed. She a great granddaughter of Stephen I King England 1094-1154. She by marriage Countess Holland.

In 1220 William Gerulfing I Count Holland 1167-1222 (53) and Marie Reginar Countess Holland 1190-1260 (30) were married. They were half third cousins. She a great granddaughter of Stephen I King England 1094-1154. She by marriage Countess Holland.

On 04 Feb 1222 William Gerulfing I Count Holland 1167-1222 (55) died. His son Floris Gerulfing IV Count Holland 1210-1234 (11) succeeded IV Count Holland.

In 1252 William Gerulfing II Count Holland 1227-1256 (24) and Elizabeth Brunswick Lüneburg Countess Holland 1230-1266 (22) were married. He a great x 2 grandson of Stephen I King England 1094-1154. She by marriage Countess Holland.

On 28 Jan 1256 William Gerulfing II Count Holland 1227-1256 (28) died. His son Floris Gerulfing V Count Holland 1254-1296 (1) succeeded V Count Holland.

On 24 Dec 1257 John Hainault I Count Hainault 1218-1257 (39) died. His son John Hainault II Count Hainault II Count Holland 1247-1304 (10) succeeded II Count Hainault, II Count Holland.

Around 1270 Floris Gerulfing V Count Holland 1254-1296 (15) and Beatrix Dampierre 1260-1291 (10) were married. They were fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of Stephen I King England 1094-1154. She a great x 5 granddaughter of William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087. She by marriage Countess Holland.

On 27 Jun 1296 Floris Gerulfing V Count Holland 1254-1296 (42) was killed. His son John Gerulfing I Count Holland 1284-1299 (12) succeeded I Count Holland.

Floris (42) has transferred his allegiance to France inviting the enmity of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (57) who relied on him to support the valuable English wool trade. Edward conspired with Guy of Flanders to kidnap Floris. Floris was captured during a hunting party and taken to Muiderslot castle. Concerned about their safety the kidnappers attempted to take Floris to a safer location during which jounrney they were attacked by an angry mob of local peasants. Floris was killed.

Marriage of Princess Elizabeth and John of Holland

On 08 Jan 1297 John Gerulfing I Count Holland 1284-1299 (13) and Princess Elizabeth of Rhuddlan Countess Essex Hereford and Holland 1282-1316 (14) were married at Ipswich. He a great x 4 grandson of Stephen I King England 1094-1154. She a daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She by marriage Countess Holland. The wedding was attended by her sister Margaret Plantagenet Duchess Brabant 1275-1333 (21), her father King Edward I (57), her brother Edward (12) and her future second husband Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322 (21).

On 19 May 1305 William Hainault I Count Hainault III Count Avesnes III Count Holland II Count Zeeland 1286-1337 (19) and Joan Valois Countess Zeeland Holland Avesnes and Hainault 1294-1342 (11) were married. He a great x 4 grandson of Stephen I King England 1094-1154. She a great x 4 granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189. She by marriage Countess Zeeland, Count Holland, Count Avesnes, Count Hainault.

In 1345 William Wittelsbach I Duke Lower Bavaria 1330-1389 (14) succeeded V Count Holland.

On 13 Dec 1404 Albert Wittelsbach I Duke Bavaria 1336-1404 (68) died at The Hague. His son William Wittelsbach IV Count Holland VI Count Hainault V Count Zeeland 1365-1417 (39) succeeded IV Count Holland, VI Count Hainault, V Count Zeeland. Margaret Valois Countess Holland 1374-1441 (30) by marriage Countess Holland.

Dirk Gerulfing V Count Holland 1052-1091 and Othilde Countess Holland were married. She by marriage Countess Holland.

Floris "The Black" Gerulfing I Count Holland 1115-1132 succeeded I Count Holland.

Dirk Gerulfing II Count Holland 925-988 succeeded II Count Holland. Hildegarde Flanders Countess Holland 934-990 by marriage Countess Holland.

Arnulf Gerulfing Count Holland was appointed Count Holland.

John Hainault II Count Hainault II Count Holland 1247-1304 and Philippa Luxemburg Countess Hainault and Holland 1252-1311 were married. They were third cousins once removed. He a great x 3 grandson of Stephen I King England 1094-1154. She a great x 5 granddaughter of William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087. She by marriage Countess Hainault, Count Holland.

John "Pitiless" Wittelsbach II Duke Bavaria Straubing 1375-1425 succeeded III Count Holland, VI Count Hainault, V Count Zeeland, II Duke Bavaria Straubing.

William Gerulfing II Count Holland 1227-1256 succeeded II Count Holland.