Bernhard III. Ascania von Sachsen, Herzog von Sachsen, Graf von Askanien, Graf von Ballenstedt, Herr zu Bernburg, was born 1140 to Albrecht von Brandenburg (c1100-1170) and Sophie von Winzenburg (c1105-1160) and died 9 February 1212 in Ballenstedt, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany of unspecified causes. He married Brigitte Knudsdotter (c1150-c1175) . He married Sophia von Thüringen . He married Judith of Poland (bef1154-aft1201) . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from France, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Germany.


Offspring of Bernhard III. von Sachsen and Brigitte Knudsdotter (c1150-c1175)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Heinrich I. von Anhalt (c1170-1252) 1170 1252 Irmgard von Thüringen (1196-1244)

Sophia von Sachsen (-1244)
Albrecht I. von Sachsen (c1180-1261) 1180 8 November 1261 Agnes von Österreich (1206-1226)
Agnes von Thüringen (1205-1246)
Helene von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1223-1273)

Magnus von Sachsen (-)
Hedwig von Sachsen (c1175-aft1206)

Offspring of Bernhard III. von Sachsen and Sophia von Thüringen
Name Birth Death Joined with
Johann von Anhalt

Namesakes of Bernhard III. von Sachsen (1140-1212)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Bernhard III. von Anhalt-Bernburg (c1303-1348)Bernhard II. von Anhalt-Bernburg (c1260-1323)Helena von Rügen (c1271-1315)Agnes von Sachsen-Wittenberg (c1309-1338) + Mathilde von Anhalt-Zerbst (-bef1339) + Matilda von Braunschweig-Göttingen (-c1354).
Bernhard II. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (c1385-1463)Erich IV. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1354-1412)Sofie von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (c1358-bef1416)Adelheid von Pommern (1410-aft1445)
Bernhard III. von Sachsen (1140-1212)Ballenstedt, Saxony-Anhalt, GermanyAlbrecht von Brandenburg (c1100-1170)Sophie von Winzenburg (c1105-1160)Brigitte Knudsdotter (c1150-c1175) + Sophia von Thüringen + Judith of Poland (bef1154-aft1201)
Bernhard I. von Anhalt-Bernburg (c1218-c1286)Heinrich I. von Anhalt (c1170-1252)Irmgard von Thüringen (1196-1244)Sophie von Schleswig (1240-1286)
Bernhard II. von Anhalt-Bernburg (c1260-1323)Bernhard I. von Anhalt-Bernburg (c1218-c1286)Sophie von Schleswig (1240-1286)Helena von Rügen (c1271-1315)

Common ancestors of Bernhard III. von Sachsen (1140-1212) and Judith of Poland (bef1154-aft1201)

  1. Béla I of Hungary (c1016-1063)
  2. Richeza of Poland (1013-1075)
  3. Richeza von Lothringen (c994-1063)

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