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German Count

Count Cleves

In 1119 Arnaud Cleves I Count Cleves 1119-1147 succeeded as I Count Cleves .

In 1147 Arnaud Cleves I Count Cleves 1119-1147 (28) died . His son Dietrich Cleves II Count Cleves -1172 succeeded as II Count Cleves .

In 1172 Dietrich Cleves II Count Cleves -1172 died . His son Dietrich Cleves IV Count Cleves -1188 succeeded as III and IV Count Cleves .

In 1188 Dietrich Cleves IV Count Cleves -1188 died . His son Dietrich Cleves V Count Cleves -1260 succeeded as V Count Cleves

In 1188 Dietrich Cleves VIII Count Cleves -1198 was appointed VIII Count Cleves .

Around 1215 Dietrich Cleves V Count Cleves -1260 and Mathilda Dinslaken Count Cleves were married . Mathilda Dinslaken Count Cleves by marriage Count Cleves .

Before 1226 Dietrich Cleves V Count Cleves -1260 and Hedwig Meissen Count Cleves were married . Hedwig Meissen Count Cleves by marriage Count Cleves .

Before 1256 Dietrich Cleves VI Count Cleves 1226-1275 (29) and Alida d Henry I Sponheim Count Cleves were married . Alida d Henry I Sponheim Count Cleves by marriage Count Cleves .

In 1260 Dietrich Cleves V Count Cleves -1260 died . His son Dietrich Cleves VI Count Cleves 1226-1275 (34) succeeded as VI Count Cleves .

In 1275 Dietrich Cleves VI Count Cleves 1226-1275 (49) died . His son Dietrich Cleves VII Count Cleves 1256-1305 (19) succeeded as VII Count Cleves .

On 04 Oct 1305 Dietrich Cleves VII Count Cleves 1256-1305 (49) died . His son Otto Cleves Count Cleves 1278-1310 (27) succeeded as Count Cleves .

In 1310 Otto Cleves Count Cleves 1278-1310 (32) died . His brother Dietrich Cleves VIII Count Cleves 1291-1347 (19) succeeded as VIII Count Cleves . Margaret Guelders Count Cleves -1333 by marriage Count Cleves .

In 1340 Dietrich Cleves VIII Count Cleves 1291-1347 (49) and Maria Jülich Count Cleves -1353 were married . Maria Jülich Count Cleves -1353 by marriage Count Cleves .

On 07 Jun 1347 Dietrich Cleves VIII Count Cleves 1291-1347 (56) died . His brother Johann Cleves Count Cleves 1293-1368 (54) succeeded as Count Cleves . Mathilde Guelders Count Blois, Count Cleves 1325-1384 (22) by marriage Count Cleves .

On 20 Oct 1347 Adolph Marck Archbishop Cologne 1334-1394 (13) and Margaret Jülich Count Cleves, Count Mark 1350-1425 (-3) were married . Margaret Jülich Count Cleves, Count Mark 1350-1425 (-3) by marriage Count Cleves .

In 1368 Adolph Marck Archbishop Cologne 1334-1394 (34) succeeded as I Count Cleves

Otto Cleves Count Cleves 1278-1310 and Mechteld von Virneburg Count Cleves were married . Mechteld von Virneburg Count Cleves by marriage Count Cleves .

Otto Cleves Count Cleves 1278-1310 and Adelheid Mark Count Cleves were married . Adelheid Mark Count Cleves by marriage Count Cleves .

Dietrich Cleves VII Count Cleves 1256-1305 and Margaret Kiburg-Laufenburg Count Cleves were married . Margaret Kiburg-Laufenburg Count Cleves by marriage Count Cleves .

Dietrich Cleves VII Count Cleves 1256-1305 and Margaret Guelders Count Cleves -1281 were married (he was her half first-cousin). Margaret Guelders Count Cleves -1281 by marriage Count Cleves .

Arnaud Cleves I Count Cleves 1119-1147 and Ida Reginar Count Cleves -1162 were married . Ida Reginar Count Cleves -1162 by marriage Count Cleves .

Dietrich Cleves II Count Cleves -1172 and Adelaide Sulzbach Count Cleves were married . Adelaide Sulzbach Count Cleves by marriage Count Cleves .

Dietrich Cleves IV Count Cleves -1188 and Margaret Gerulfing Count Cleves -1203 were married . Margaret Gerulfing Count Cleves -1203 by marriage Count Cleves .

Count Habsburg

Around 1240 Rudolph I King Romans 1218-1291 (21) was appointed as Count Habsburg

Count Langeland

Frederick Unknown Count Langeland was appointed as Count Langeland

Count Mark

On 20 Oct 1347 Engelbert Marck III Count Mark 1333-1391 (14) succeeded as III Count Mark

In 1354 Engelbert Marck III Count Mark 1333-1391 (20) and Richardis Jülich Count Mark -1360 were married . Richardis Jülich Count Mark -1360 by marriage Count Mark .

In 1381 Engelbert Marck III Count Mark 1333-1391 (47) and Elisabeth Sponheim Count Mark were married . Elisabeth Sponheim Count Mark by marriage Count Mark .

On 22 Dec 1391 Engelbert Marck III Count Mark 1333-1391 (58) died . His brother Adolph Marck Archbishop Cologne 1334-1394 (57) succeeded as III Count Mark . Margaret Jülich Count Cleves, Count Mark 1350-1425 (41) by marriage Count Mark .

Adolph Marck II Count Mark -1347 succeeded as II Count Mark . Margaret Cleves Count Mark -1341 by marriage Count Mark

Engelbert Mark 1st Count Mark was created 1st Count Mark

Count Gorizia

Meinhard Gorizia VI Count Gorizia succeeded as VI Count Gorizia

Count Palatine

Conrad Palatine Count Palatine was appointed as Count Palatine .

John Wittelsbach Count Palatine 1383-1443 was appointed as Count Palatine

Stephen Count Palatine Simmern-Zweibrücken 1385-1459 was appointed as Count Palatine

Otto I Wittelsbach I Count Palatine 1390-1461 was appointed I Count Palatine

Count Palatine of the Rhine

In 1156 Conrad Hohenstaufen Count Palatine 1135-1195 (21) was appointed as Count Palatine of the Rhine .

In 1193 Henry Welf V Count Palatine 1173-1227 (20) and Agnes Palatine Count Palatine were married . Agnes Palatine Count Palatine by marriage Count Palatine of the Rhine .

In 1212 Henry Welf V Count Palatine 1173-1227 (39) abdicated . His son Henry Welf VI Count Palatine 1197-1214 (15) succeeded as VI Count Palatine of the Rhine .

Henry Welf VI Count Palatine 1197-1214 and Mathilde Reginar Count Holland, Count Palatine 1200-1267 were married . Mathilde Reginar Count Holland, Count Palatine 1200-1267 by marriage Count Palatine of the Rhine .

Otto "Illustrious" Wittelsbach II Duke Bavaria 1206-1253 was appointed as Count Palatine of the Rhine .

Henry Welf V Count Palatine 1173-1227 succeeded as V Count Palatine of the Rhine

Louis Wittelsbach I Duke Bavaria 1173-1231 was appointed as Count Palatine of the Rhine .

Otto Wittelsbach I Duke Bavaria 1117-1183 was appointed VI Count Palatine of the Rhine .

Louis "Strict" Wittelsbach II Duke Upper Bavaria 1229-1294 succeeded as II Duke Upper Bavaria , Count Palatine of the Rhine .

Count Saarbrücken

Frederick Saarbrücken Count Saarbrücken was appointed as Count Saarbrücken

Count of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen

John Günther Unknown 1st Count was created 1st Count of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen

Count Tyrol

Count Waldeck