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Henry VII of Luxemburg, Holy Roman Emperor[1]

Male Abt 1274 - 1313  (~ 39 years)


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  • Name Henry VII of Luxemburg  
    Suffix Holy Roman Emperor 
    Born Abt 1274 
    Gender Male 
    Acceded 1308 
    Died 24 Aug 1313 
    Notes 
    • Count of Luxemburg 1288-1310 (abdicated).
      http://www.hull.ac.uk/php/cssbct/cgi-bin/gedlkup.php/n=royal?royal10360


      http://www.thepeerage.com/p11417.htm#i114170


      Henri VII de Luxembourg, Holy Roman Emperor was born circa 1274. He was the son of «u»Henri VI, Comte de Luxembourg «/u» and «u»Beatrix d'Avesnes «/u».«sup»2«/sup» He married «u»Marguerite de Brabant «/u», daughter of «u»Jean I de Brabant, Duc de Brabant «/u» and «u»Marguerite de Flandre «/u», on 9 June 1292. He died on 24 August 1313.
      Henri VII de Luxembourg, Holy Roman Emperor succeeded to the title of «i»Comte de Luxembourg«/i» in 1288.«sup»3«/sup» He succeeded to the title of «i»King Henrich VII of the Romans«/i» in 1308.«sup»4«/sup» He abdicated as Count of Luxemburg in 1310. He gained the title of «i»King Heinrich VII of Bohemia«/i» in 1310.«sup»5«/sup» He was crowned Holy Roman Emperor in 1312.«sup»4«/sup» He succeeded to the title of «i»Emperor Henrich VII of the Holy Roman Empire«/i» in 1312.«sup»1

      1. «/sup»Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, «i»Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition«/i» (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 65. Hereinafter cited as «i»Lines of Succession«/i».

      2. Louda and MacLagan, «i»Lines of Succession«/i», table 113.

      3. John Morby, «i»Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook«/i» (Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1989), page 92. Hereinafter cited as «i»Dynasties of the World«/i».

      4. John Morby, «i»Dynasties of the World«/i», page 123.

      5. Louda and MacLagan, «i»Lines of Succession«/i», table 86.

      6. Louda and MacLagan, «i»Lines of Succession«/i», table 90.
    Person ID I9139  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2009 

    Father Henry VI of Luxemburg, Count of Luxemburg,   b. 1240,   d. 5 Jun 1288  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Beatrix d'Avesnes, Countess of Bar,   d. 1 Mar 1321 
    Family ID F3860  Group Sheet

    Family Marguerite de Brabant,   b. 4 Oct 1276,   d. 14 Dec 1311  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 9 Jun 1292 
    Children 
     1. John the Blind of Luxemburg, Count of Luxembourg, King of Bohemia,   b. 10 Aug 1296,   d. 26 Aug 1346  (Age 50 years)
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2009 
    Family ID F3861  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S36] Directory of Royal Genealogical Data, Brian Tompsett, Dept of Computer Science, University of Hull, England([email protected]), (This work is Copyright b 1994-2002 Brian C Tompsett).