Person:Henry II, Duke of Brunswick-Grubenhagen (1)

Henry II _____, Duke of Brunswick-Grubenhagen
b.Bef 1296
d.Aft 1351
m. Bef 28 Jul 1282
  1. Adelaide of Brunswick1285 - 1320
  2. Irene of BrunswickAbt 1293 - 1324
  3. Henry II _____, Duke of Brunswick-GrubenhagenBef 1296 - Aft 1351
  4. Mechtild of Brunswick-GrubenhagenAbt 1295 - Bet 1333 & 1344
  5. Ernest I Welf, Duke of Brunswick-GrubenhagenAbt 1297 - 1361
  6. William _____, Duke of Brunswick-GrubenhagenAbt 1298 - 1360
  7. John I _____, Duke of Brunswick-GrubenhagenBef 1322 - 1367
  • HHenry II _____, Duke of Brunswick-GrubenhagenBef 1296 - Aft 1351
  • WJutta of BrandenburgBef 1302 - Bef 1330
  1. Agnes of Brunswick-GrubenhagenAbt 1318 - Bef 1372
  2. Otto _____, Duke of Brunswick-Grubenhagen1320 - 1398
  • HHenry II _____, Duke of Brunswick-GrubenhagenBef 1296 - Aft 1351
  • WHeloise d'Ybelin - 1347/48
  1. Melchior von Braunschweig-Grubenhagen - 1381
  2. Philip of Brunswick-GrubenhagenAbt 1332 - 1369
Facts and Events
Name Henry II _____, Duke of Brunswick-Grubenhagen
Alt Name Henry II _____, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg
Gender Male
Birth[1] Bef 1296
Marriage to Jutta of Brandenburg
Marriage to Heloise d'Ybelin
Death[1] Aft 1351
Reference Number? Q553112?


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Henry II, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, (before 1296 – after 1351), also called de Graecia ("of Greece"), was the eldest son of Henry I, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg.

On their father's death in 1322, his sons agreed to rule the Principality of Grubenhagen jointly; but they finally divided up the territory, and Henry did not receive a part, and instead took over the administration of the brothers' joint property.

In 1327, Henry joined Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor, when Louis traveled to Rome for his coronation. Henry continued to travel to Greece and Constantinople, visiting his brother-in-law Emperor Andronikos III Palaiologos, and on to Jerusalem. Loaded with relics, he returned home in 1331. Apart from his travels, little is known about his life. Those of his sons who did not join the church obtained careers in southern European kingdoms; most notably Otto, who married Queen Joanna I of Naples.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Henry II, Duke of Brunswick-Grubenhagen, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   HEINRICH von Braunschweig ([1289]-[10 Apr/8 Jun] 1351, bur Grubenhagen), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.