Christoffer Estridsson

circa 1219 AD - May 29, 1259 AD

Biography

King of Denmark (1252 - 1259) as Christoffer I

Family Tree


Valdemar Estridsson = Sophie Polatsk ≠ ? Sancho CapetMaría Ayres de FornelosMaría Páez de Ribeira = Dulce Berenguer January 14, 1131 AD*at Vordingborg - May 12, 1182 AD | circa 1141 AD - May 5, 1198 AD | November 11, 1154 AD*in Coimbra*at Coimbra - March 26, 1212 AD | circa 1180 AD - circa 1200 AD | circa 1170 AD - 1245 AD | circa 1160 AD*at Coimbra - September 1, 1198 AD Duke of Schleswig | | King of Portugal | | | ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ | ________________|_______________ ______________________________________________________________|_____________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | Ingeborg = Philippe Auguste Capet Knud = Gertrud Welf Margrete Maria Richiza Helene Sophie ValdemarHelena Guttormsdotter ≠ ? = Margarethe Dagmar Premysl = Berengária Capet Christoffer Urraca Martim Rodrigo Nunho Constança Maior Gil Teresa Berengária = Valdemar Estridsson Henrique Fernando Pedro Afonso Constança Sancha Teresa Mafalda Raimundo Branca circa 1157 AD*at Corbeil - July 29, 1236 AD August 21, 1165 AD*at Gonesse*at Mantes - July 14, 1223 AD circa 1162 AD - November 12, 1202 AD circa 1155 AD - July 1, 1197 AD floruit 1188 AD - ? floruit 1188 AD - ? circa 1190 AD - May 8, 1220 AD Before 1202 AD - 1223 AD circa 1159 AD - 1208 AD June 28, 1170 AD - March 28, 1241 AD | floruit 1211 AD - ? | | circa 1186 AD*at Ribe - May 24, 1212 AD | circa 1195 AD*at Ringsted - March 27, 1221 AD circa 1150 AD - 1173 AD or 1194 Before 1213 AD - After 1256 AD Before 1213 AD - circa 1260 AD Before 1213 AD*in battle near Porto - 1245 AD Before 1174 AD*died young - ? 1204 AD*at Coimbra - August 8, 1269 AD Before 1213 AD - ? Before 1213 AD - 1236 AD Before 1200 AD - 1230 AD circa 1195 AD*at Ringsted - March 27, 1221 AD | June 28, 1170 AD - March 28, 1241 AD 1189 AD - circa 1191 AD March 24, 1188 AD*at Noyon - 1233 AD February 23, 1187 AD*at Coimbra*at Mallorca - June 2, 1258 AD April 23, 1185 AD*at Coimbra*at Coimbra - March 25, 1223 AD May, 1182 AD*at the Convent of Lorvão - August 3, 1202 AD circa 1178 AD*at the Convent of Lorvão - March 13, 1229 AD circa 1176 AD*at the Convent of Lorvão - June 18, 1250 AD circa 1197 AD*at Amarante, Portugal - May 1, 1256 AD circa 1180 AD - circa 1189 AD circa 1192 AD - November 17, 1240 AD King of France King of Denmark King of Denmark | | | | Count of Trastamara see above | see above Count of Urgell King of Portugal | | | ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ | | | | | | | Knut = ? Niels = Oda von Schwerin Valdemar Erik = Jutta von Saxe Sophie Abel = Mechthild von Holstein Christoffer = Sambiria Margrete Sobiesławice 1211 AD - October 15, 1260 AD | Before 1217 AD*possibly 1218 - circa 1219 AD | Before 1217 AD - After 1283 AD 1209 AD*at Revsnæs of a hunting accident - November 28, 1231 AD 1216 AD*Murdered near the city of Schleswig - August 10, 1250 AD | Before 1239 AD - After 1250 AD 1217 AD*at Flensburg - November 2, 1247 AD 1218 AD*Killed in battle near near Husum, Friesland - June 29, 1252 AD | circa 1220 AD - 1288 AD circa 1219 AD*at Ribe - May 29, 1259 AD | circa 1230 AD*in Rostock - December, 1282 AD Duke of Lolland | Count of Halland | King of Denmark | King of Denmark | King of Denmark | ______________________________|______________________________ | _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________|______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________________________________|_______________________________________________________________________________________________ | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | Svantepolk = Bengta Bjälbo Erik Niels = Cecilie Jensdatter Christoffer Knud Ingeborg = Magnús Fairhair (Unåsson) Jutta Valdemar Bjälbo Agnes Sophie = Valdemar Bjälbo Sophie Erik = Margarete von Rügen Valdemar Abel Erik = Agnes von Brandenburg Valdemar Niels Mechtild Margrete ? - 1310 | ? - 1261 ? - 1304 circa 1218 AD - 1251 AD | Before 1251 AD - After 1252 AD After 1239 AD*died young - Before 1250 AD After 1239 AD*died young - Before 1250 AD circa 1244 AD - March 24, 1287 AD or March 26, 1287 | May 1, 1238 AD*in Tønsberg*in Bergen - May 9, 1280 AD circa 1246 AD - Between 1286 AD and 1295 | 1240? - 1302 circa 1249 AD - Between 1288 AD and 1295 1241 AD - 1286 AD | 1240? - 1302 circa 1240 AD - After 1284 AD Before 1252 AD - May 27, 1272 AD | circa 1247 AD - 1272 AD 1238 AD - 1257 AD 1252 AD - April 2, 1279 AD circa 1249 AD*murdered near Viborg. Among the suspected accomplices were Stig Andersen Hvide and *died young - circa 1259 AD Before 1259 AD*died young - ? Before 1259 AD - circa 1300 AD Before 1259 AD - February 2, 1306 AD | Duke of Halland Count of NørreHalland | | King of Norway | King of Sweden | see left Duke of Schleswig | Duke of Schleswig King of Denmark | _______________________________________|_______________________________________ __________________________________________________|__________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________|____________________________________________________________ | ____________________________________________________|____________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________|____________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | Ingrid Ingegerd = Brynolf Hafridsson Ingeborg Katarina Knut Nils Anders Adelheid Jakob = ? Cæcilia Eirik = Margaret Dunkeld Olav Magnús Håkon = Eufemia von Rügen ? Ingeborg = Gerhard Schauenburg Marina Rikissa Katarina Margareta Erik = ? Valdemar = Elisabeth von Sachsen-Lauenburg = Anastasia von Schwerin-Wittenburg = ? Margarete Erik Valdemar Richiza Christoffer = Euphemia von Pommern-Wolgast Erik = Ingeborg Bjälbo Katarine Elisabet Margrete = Birger Bjälbo 1256? - 1343 ? - ? | ? - 1315 1250? - ? Before 1256 - 1329 1296?*Between 1296 and 1301*Died young - ? Before 1251 AD - 1271 AD Before 1251 AD - ? Before 1251 AD - 1280 AD Before 1251 AD - 1308 AD | Before 1251 AD - ? 1268 AD - July 15, 1299 AD | February 28, 1260 AD - April 9, 1283 AD 1262 AD*in Bergen - March 15, 1267 AD 1264 AD - 1264 AD 1270 AD*in Tønsberg*in Tønsberg - May 8, 1319 AD | Before 1290 AD - May 1, 1312 AD ? - ? Before 1275 AD - circa 1290 AD | circa 1254 AD*at Plön - October 28, 1312 AD ? - ? ? - ? ? - 1283 ? - ? 1271?*or 1272 - ? | circa 1265 AD - 1312 AD | Before 1287 AD - Before 1306 AD Before 1306 AD - After 1313 AD | Before 1272 AD - After 1313 AD 1272 AD - 1310 AD Before 1286 AD*at Rostock - 1304 AD Before 1286 AD - October 27, 1308 AD September 29, 1276 AD*at Nykøbing Castle - August 2, 1332 AD | circa 1287 AD - July 26, 1330 AD 1274 AD - November 13, 1319 AD 1277? - 1319 1283 AD - 1283 AD 1283 AD - 1283 AD Before 1286 AD - March 2, 1341 AD | 1280 - 1321 | Count of NørreHalland | King of Norway | King of Norway | | Count of Holstein-Plön | Duke of Schleswig | | King of Denmark | King of Denmark | King of Sweden

Sources

Encyclopaedia Britannica: A New Survey of Universal Knowledge, 1942
Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, 2005
Official Site of the Danish Monarchy, 2005
Foundation for Medieval Geneology, 2006