- Gerhard IV (c. 1277 – 1323), was Count of Holstein-Plön from 1312 until his death.
Gerhard IV (c. 1277 – 1323), was Count of Holstein-Plön from 1312 until his death.
- c. 1277
- Anastasia of Schwerin
- House of Schauenburg
Jan 22, 2019 · Gerhard IV Count Of HOLSTEIN Gerhard IV Count Of was born about 1277 in Of, Plon, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia. Gerhard IV Count Of's father was Gerhard II Count Of HOLSTEIN and his mother was Ingeborg VALDEMARSDOTTER (FOLKUNGA) PRINCES OF SWEDEN. His paternal grandparents were Gerhard I Count Of HOLSTEIN and Elisabeth Princess Of MECKLENBURG.
Gerhard IV. von Holstein-Plön, Graf von Holstein-Plön, was born circa1277 to Gerhard II. von Holstein-Plön (1254-1312) and Ingeborg of Sweden (c1261-c1290) and died circa1323 of unspecified causes. He married Anastasia von Wittenberg (c1291-aft1315) 1313 JL . Notable ancestors includeCharlemagne...
- Anastasia von Wittenberg (c1291-aft1315)
- Graf von Holstein-Plön
Father: Gerhard IV Count of Holstein-Plön; Mother: Anastasia of Wittenberg; Partner: Conrad I Count of Oldenburg Child: Conrad II Count of Oldenburg * Child: Christian V Count of Oldenburg Born: About 1342 ⇒ * Our genealogical research indicates that this person is an ancestor of Janet.
Gerhard IV, Count of Holstein-Plön ... Media in category "Gerhard IV of Holstein (-Plön)" The following 5 files are in this category, out of 5 total. Seal Gerhard IV.
- 1277 (statement with Gregorian date earlier than 1584), Holstein-Plön
- 1323 (statement with Gregorian date earlier than 1584)
Following the death of Gerhard II his sons, Gerhard IV of Holstein-Plön and his younger half-brother John III, ruled jointly over Holstein-Plön. In 1314 Gerhard IV sold his lands to John III, who thus became the sole Count of Holstein-Plön. John III conquered Holstein-Kiel with Gerhard III of Holstein-Rendsburg. Holstein-Plön reverted to Holstein-Kiel in 1350 upon the death of 27-year-old Gerhard V without issue.
Gerhard IV, Count of Holstein-Plön in Biographical Summaries of Notable People Gerhard IV, Count of Holstein-Plön was born in 1277, to Gerhard II, Count of Holstein-Plön and Ingeborg of Sweden (1263–1292). Gerhard passed away in 1323, at age 46. Gerhard III van Holstein, 1293 - 1340
Gerhard IV continued ruling Holstein-Plön as sole count. After the death of John III's nephew Gerhard V, Count of Holstein-Plön in 1350, who had succeeded Gerhard IV, the Plön line became extinct and John III re-inherited their possessions.
- Marriages and issue
Gerhard II of Holstein-Plön, nicknamed the Blind, was Count of Holstein-Plön from 1290 to 1312.
He was the second son of Gerhard I, Count of Holstein-Itzehoe and Elisabeth of Mecklenburg. After his father's death in 1290, the county was divided among the surviving sons. Gerhard II received Holstein-Plön; his younger brother Adolph VI received Holstein-Schauenburg and Henry received Holstein-Rendsburg.
The seal reads 1. S(IGILLUM)*GERARDI*COMITIS*HOLTSACIE*ET*IN*SCHOWENBURCH 2. "Seal of Count Gerhard of Hostein and Schauenburg"
He married on 12 December 1275 the Swedish Princess Ingeborg, a daughter of King Valdemar of Sweden. They had four children
In 1312 John and his paternal half-brother Gerhard IV succeeded their father as co-ruling counts of Holstein-Plön. In 1316 John III inherited Holstein-Kiel from his father's cousin John II the One-Eyed and thus left Holstein-Plön for his brother Gerhard IV as sole ruler.