Name: Dietrich "Fortunatus" of Oldenburg
Suffix: Count of Oldenburg
Birth: ABT 1390
Death: 22 JAN 1440
Burial: St Lambert, Oldenburg, Germany 1
Residence: Oldenburg, Germany
Change Date: 8 SEP 2008
Married firstly (1401) ADELHEID von Oldenburg-Delmenhorst, daughter of OTTO [IV] Graf von Oldenburg-Delmenhorst & his wife Richarda von Tecklenburg (-Welsburg before 1423, bur Hude).
Married secondly (contract 23 Nov 1423) as her second husband, HEDWIG von Schleswig und Holstein, widow of BALTHASAR Fürst zu Wenden Herr von Werle [Mecklenburg], daughter of GERHARD [VI] Herzog von Schleswig, Graf von Holstein & his wife Katharina [Elisabeth] von Braunschweig (1398-1436, bur Oldenburg St Lambert). The Chronicon Holtzatiæ refers to, but does not name, one daughter of "Gherardus dux Sleszwiccensis et Holtzacie" & his wife as the wife firstly of "Baltazaro domino Slavorum" (by whom she was childless) and secondly of "comiti Theoderico de Oldenburg".
Dietrich & his second wife had four children.
Father: Christian V of Oldenburg
Mother: Agnes of Honstein-Heiringen
Hedwig Of Holstein
ABT 23 NOV 1423
- Note: Contract date
- Christian I Oldenburg b: 26 FEB 1425 in Oldenburg
- Text: Medieval Lands