Erik V (Christoffersson) af Danmark

Erik (Christoffersson) af Danmark (1249 - 1286)

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Erik (Erik V) "Klipping, Konge af Danmark og de Venders" af Danmark formerly Christoffersson
Born in Maribo, Denmarkmap [uncertain]
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Husband of — married in Slesvigmap
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Died in Finderup, Viborg, Denmarkmap
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Erik V 'Klipping' Christofsson, King of Denmark1 M, #105496, b. 1249, d. 22 November 1286 Last Edited=17 Feb 2011

Erik V, King of Denmark 2 ( Erik V 'Klipping' Christofsson, King of Denmark was born in 1249. He was the son of Christopher I Valdemarsson, King of Denmark and Margaret of Pomerania.1 He married Agnes von Brandenburg, daughter of Johann I Markgraf von Brandenburg and Sophia Valdemarsdottir, on 11 November 1273. He died on 22 November 1286 murdered.3 He succeeded to the title of King Erik V of Denmark in 1259.3 Children of Erik V 'Klipping' Christofsson, King of Denmark and Agnes von Brandenburg Valdemar Eriksson Richeza Eriksdottir+ Margaret Eriksdottir, Princess of Denmark+ d. 1341 Erik VI Mendved Eriksson, King of Denmark+1 b. 1274, d. 13 Nov 1319 Christopher II Eriksson, King of Denmark+1 b. 29 Sep 1276, d. 2 Aug 1332 Katherina Eriksdottir b. 1283 Elizabeth Eriksdottir b. 1283 Citations [S38] John Morby, Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook (Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1989), page 149. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;// Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 16. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.



Type: lis.
Note: Vanhemmat
Christoffer I of Denmark 1219-1259
Margarethe of Eastern Pomerania ca 1233-1283
Aviopuoliso(t) ja lapset
Puoliso 11. marraskuuta 1273 Agnes of Brandenburg ca 1257-1304, lapset
Christoffer II of Denmark 1276-1332
Rikiza of Denmark 1308
Märta of Denmark 1278-1341

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Wikipedia says born Lolland:

The two last children Eriksdottir-24 and Eriksson-786 have incorrect birth dates.

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  • Lines of Succession. Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe by Michael Maclagan. Tables by Jiri Louda. Little Brown and Company. ISBN 0-316-84820-4 Table 16 Denmark
  • WikiTree profile UNKNOWN-82987 created through the import of heinakuu2011-6.ged on Jul 5, 2011 by Johanna Amnelin. This person was created through the import of McQuery Family Tree.ged on 20 May 2011.


Thank you to Odd Prytz for creating WikiTree profile Danmark-30 through the import of Gedcom til WikiTree mine aner m fam 24 februar 2013.GED on Feb 24, 2013.

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Erik V 'Klipping' Christofsson, King of Denmark
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On 8 Apr 2018 at 02:18 GMT Mary (Brandt) Jensen wrote:

Danmark-30 and Christoffersson-18 appear to represent the same person because: The same name including the Klipping part, and the same spouse and the same time period

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