Wartislaw VIII (1373 – 20 or 23 August 1415) was a duke of Pomerania from the House of Griffins house. He ruled in Pomerania-Wolgast from 1394 together with his brother Barnim VI. After Barnim died in 1405, he ruled alone.
- Anne of Mecklenburg-Stargard
- 20 or 23 August 1415
- Wartislaw VI, Duke of Pomerania
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Wartislaw VIII. von Pommern, Herzog von Pommern, was born 1373 to Wartislaw VI. von Pommern-Wolgast (c1345-1394) and Anna zu Mecklenburg-Stargard (c1350-c1397) and died August 1415 of unspecified causes. He married Agnes von Sachsen-Lauenburg (c1387-bef1415).
- Wartislaw VI. von Pommern-Wolgast (c1345-1394)
- August 1415
- Anna zu Mecklenburg-Stargard (c1350-c1397)
Wartislaw VIII Duke of Pomerania, 1373 - 1415 Wartislaw VIII Duke of Pomerania was born in 1373, at birth place, to Wartislaw VI of Pomerania and Anna of Pomerania (born Mecklenburg-Stargard). Wartislaw was born circa 1345, in Wologoszcz, Szczecin, Poland. Anna was born circa 1346, in Stargard, Mecklenburg Strelitz, Germany.
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The lands of Pomerania were firstly ruled by local tribes, who settled in Pomerania around the 10th and 11th centuries.
The Duchy resulted from the partition of Świętobor, Duke of Pomerania, in which his son Wartislaw inherited the lands that would become in fact known as Pomerania.
1168–1325 feudal fief of Denmark under local rulers: 1. 1162–1170 Tezlaw 2. 1170–1217 Jaromar I 3. 1218–1249 Wizlaw I 4. 1249–1260 Jaromar II 5. 1260–1302 Wizlaw II 6. 1303–1325 Wizlaw III From 1325 Pomerania-Wolgast or -Barth: 1. 1325–1326 Wartislaw IV 2. 1326–1368 Bogislaw V, Wartislaw V, Barnim IV 3. 1368–1372 Wartislaw VI, Bogislaw VI 4. 1372–1394 Wartislaw VI 5. 1394–1415 Wartislaw VIII 6. 1415–1432/36 Swantibor II 7. 1432/36–1451 Barnim VIII 8. 1451–1457 Wartislaw IX 9. 1457–1478 Wartislaw X from 1474 part of Pomerania-Wolgast
In 1155, the lands who belonged to Świętopełk I became independent under Sobieslaw I, a possible descendant, who founded the House of Sambor and the Duchy of Pomerelia. The dukes of Pomerelia were using the Latin title dux Pomeraniae ("Duke of Pomerania") or dux Pomeranorum("Duke of the Pomeranians").Gerard Labuda (ed.), "Historia Pomorza", vol. 1–4, Poznan-Torun 1969–2003Edmund Kopicki, "Tabele dynastyczne", "Wykazy panujacych", in: "Katalog podstawowych monet i banknotow Polski oraz ziem z historycznie z Polska zwiazanych", vol. IX, part IZugmunt Boras, "Ksiazeta Pomorza Zachdniego", Poznań 1969, 1978, 1996Casimir Kozlowski, George Podralski, "Poczet Ksiazat Pomorza Zachdniego", KAW, Szczecin 1985
Bogislaw VIII Duke of Pomerania-Stolp ... Arms in the Gelre Armorial. Wartislaw IX Duke of Pomerania-Wolgast 1405-1457. Bogislaw IX Duke of Pomerania-Stolp 1414-1446 ...
Barnim VIII was the son of Duke Wartislaw VIII of Pomerania-Wolgast. After his father's death in 1415 his widow, Agnes of Saxe-Lauenburg, initially held the guardianship of her sons Barnim VIII and Swantibor IV, and as well as the sons of her brothers-in-law Barnim VI, Wartislaw IX, and Barnim VII.
In 1124-1125, Otto of Bamburg is brought in by Boleslaw to Christianise the pagans, which he does, supported by the already Christianised Duke Wartislaw I. Wartislaw also conquers vast territories to the west of the Oder, defeating the weakened Liutizian tribes and incorporating them into Pomerania.
Pomerania-Barth (Bardo) from 1376 on under Duke Wartislaw VI, fell to Bogislaw X of Pomerania after the death of Duke Wartislaw X in 1478; 1569–1605 residence of Duke Bogislaw XIII Pomerania-Rügenwalde ( Darłowo ), from 1569 on apanage of Duke Barnim X, incorporated into the Duchy of Pomerania-Stettin under Duke Bogislaw XIV in 1620
May 23, 2018 · Wartislaw VII (Polish: Warcisław) (*1363/1365, † 1394/1395) was one of the Dukes of Pomerania. He was the son of Bogislaw V, brother of Casimir IV and Bogislaw VIII. He married Maria of Mecklenburg and was the father of Eric of Pomerania and Catherine.