Ellie Wood Keith Genealogy

Konrad I, Graf in Argengau und Linzgau

Konrad I, Graf in Argengau und Linzgau

Male Abt 810 - 863  (~ 53 years)

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  • Name Konrad I  
    Suffix Graf in Argengau und Linzgau 
    Born Abt 810 
    Gender Male 
    History Konrad I was the son of Welf, Graf in Bayern und Schwaben, Graf von Altdorf, the oldest known member of the Elder House of Welf. Konrad was the count of several counties, most notably the Aargau and Auxerre, around Lake Constance, as well as Paris from 859 to 863. He was also the lay abbot of Sainte-Germaine in Auxerre.

    Konrad\'s sister Judith was the second wife of Emperor Louis \'the Pious\'. In 858 Konrad and his family, his wife Aelis de Tours and his sons Hugo and Konrad II, abandoned their sovereign Ludwig II \'the German\', king of the East-Franks, and went over to Ludwig\'s half-brother Charles \'the Bald\', Judith\'s son. They were generously rewarded and Konrad was appointed to many countships. Ludwig II confiscated his Bavarian fiefs and lands. Konrad I died on 16 February 863.  [1
    Died 16 Feb, 863 
    Person ID I1163  Ellie Wood Keith
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2018 

    Father Welf, Graf in Bayern und Schwaben, Graf von Aldorf,   b. Abt 775,   d. Abt 825  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Relationship putative 
    Mother Eigilwich (Heilwig) (Hedwig), of Bavaria,   b. Abt 778,   d. Aft 883  (Age ~ 106 years) 
    Relationship putative 
    Family ID F696  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Aelis de Tours,   b. Abt 819,   d. Aft 866  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    +1. Konrad II, Count of Auxerre,   b. Abt 830,   d. Bef 876  (Age ~ 45 years)  [putative]
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F694  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    House of Welf
    House of Welf
    Parent house of Este. In Germany, Italy, UK, 11th century. Founder: Welf I, Duke of Bavaria

  • Sources 
    1. [S64] Genealogics, Leo Van de Pas, http://www.genealogics.org/getperson.php?personID=I00020396&tree=LEO.