Person:Conrad II, Duke of Transjurane Burgundy (1)

Conrad II , Duke of Transjurane Burgundy
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Name Conrad II , Duke of Transjurane Burgundy
Alt Name Konrad
Gender Male
Birth? 825 Bourgogne, France
Marriage to Waldrada of Worms
Burial[2] 876
Occupation? Graaf van Auxerre; markgraaf van Transjurania
Other? House of Elder Welfs

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Conrad II the Younger was the Count of Auxerre from 864 until his death. He was a son of Conrad I of Auxerre, and Adelaide of Tours; an older brother of Hugh the Abbot; and a member of the Bavarian branch of the Welfs.

In 858, at the coaxing of Charles the Bald, his cousin, he and his brother betrayed Louis the German when he sent them on an espionage mission and went over to Charles, who rewarded them handsomely because he had lost his Bavarian honores. He acted as Duke of Transjurane (Upper) Burgundy from then until about 864.

He married Judith, daughter of Eberhard of Friuli, and later Waldrada of Worms, by whom he left a son, Rudolf, who later became King of Transjurane Burgundy, and a daughter, Adelaide of Auxerre, who married Richard, Duke of Burgundy, and had issue.

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  1.   Conrad II, Duke of Transjurane Burgundy, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2. CONRAD, in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.