Person:Vsevolod II of Kiev (1)

Vsevolod II Olegovich _____, of Kiev and Chernigov
d.1 Aug 1146
  1. Vsevolod II Olegovich _____, of Kiev and ChernigovAbt 1079 - 1146
  2. Igor II of Kiev - 1147
  • HVsevolod II Olegovich _____, of Kiev and ChernigovAbt 1079 - 1146
  • WMaria of Kiev _____Abt 1101 - 1179
m. 1116
  1. Svenislava Vsevolodovna _____, Princess Of Kiev
  2. Sviatoslav III Vsevolodovich _____, of KievAbt 1120 - 1194
  3. Yaroslav II Vsevolodovich1139 - 1198
Facts and Events
Name Vsevolod II Olegovich _____, of Kiev and Chernigov
Gender Male
Birth[1] Abt 1079 Chernihiv, Chernihiv Oblast, Ukraine
Marriage 1116 Of, Kiev, Kiev, Ukraineto Maria of Kiev _____
Death? 1 Aug 1146
Reference Number? Q368805?

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Vsevolod II Olgovich (Cyrillic: Всеволод II Ольгович) (died August 1, 1146) was the Prince (Knyaz) of Chernigov (1127–1139) and Grand Prince (Velikiy Knyaz) of Kiev (1139–1146), son of Oleg Svyatoslavich, Prince of Chernigov.

Vsevolod married Maria Mstislavna of Kiev, the daughter of Grand Duke Mstislav of Kiev. They had two sons and two daughters:

  1. Sviatoslav III of Kiev
  2. Yaroslav II Vsevolodovich, born in 1139
  3. Anna of Chernigov, married a prince of Halych, son of Vasylko Rostyslavych according to some chronicles
  4. Zvenislava of Chernigov, married Boleslaw I the Tall, Duke of Wroclaw

Though he had two sons, Vsevolod's chosen successor was his brother, Igor, and he obtained pledges from his subjects to accept Igor as his heir. According to one account, Vsevolod even had the Kievans kiss the Holy Cross and swear loyalty to Igor, which they resented. Shortly before his death, Vsevolod became a monk under the name Gavriil.

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  1. Vsevolod II of Kiev, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   VSEVOLOD Olegovich, son of OLEG MIKHAIL Sviatoslavich "Gorislavich" Prince of Novgorod-Severskiy and Riazan & his [first/second] wife --- (-1 Aug 1146), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.