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Ancestors of a 21st century British family

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  • ID: I53519
  • Name: Sverker I of Sweden
  • Prefix: King
  • Sex: M
  • Death: 25 DEC 1156
  • Cause: Murdered on way to Christmas morning service
  • Note:

    Sverker was a mighty landowner from Östergötland.
    According to the Westrogothic law (1240), his father's name was Cornube, but according to Snorri Sturlusson's Skáldatal, his father's name was Kol.
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    Married 1. to Queen Ulfhild, King Inge the younger's widow. Children: Johan, Karl, Kol.
    Married 2. to Rikissa, daughter of King Boleslav III of Poland. She had been married to King Magnus Nilsson. Children: Burislev, daughter.
    Sverker I was the first king of the House of Sverker, which altered with the House of Erik on the Swedish throne.
  • _UID: A93610892AE045B194E4540E756F16B2FE2B
  • Change Date: 8 SEP 2008

    Father: Eric or Kol or Karl Yearlucky Blotsson of Sweden

    Marriage 1 Ulfhild Haakonsdatter
    • Married:
    Children
    1. Has Children Karl VII Sverkersson of Sweden
    2. Has Children Johann Swerkersson
    3. Has Children Ingegerd Sverkersdottir

    Marriage 2 Richza of Poland b: 12 APR 1116
    • Married: ABT 1139