Richiza (Valdemarsdottir) Valdemarsdatter

Rikisa (Valdemarsdottir) Valdemarsdatter (abt. 1180 - abt. 1220)

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Rikisa (Richiza) "Rikisa" Valdemarsdatter formerly Valdemarsdottir aka Princess of Denmark
Born about in Roskilde, Denmarkmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Stockholm, Stockholm, Swedenmap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Ringsted, Vestsjalland, Denmarkmap
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Categories: Spouses of Swedish Monarchs.



Rikisa Valdemarsdottir, Princess of Denmark, d. 1220 Rikisa Valdemarsdottir, Princess of Denmark was the daughter of Valdemar I 'the Great' Knutsson, King of Denmark and Sophie of Polotzk.1 She married Erik X Knutsson, King of Sweden, son of Knut Eriksson, King of Sweden, in 1210.1 She died in 1220.1 She gained the title of Princess Rikisa of Denmark. Children of Rikisa Valdemarsdottir, Princess of Denmark and Erik X Knutsson, King of Sweden

  1. Helen Eriksdottir1
  2. Ingeborg Eriksdottir+1 d. 1254
  3. Erik XI Eriksson, King of Sweden1 b. 1216, d. 1250

Citations [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 27. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.


Name: Richiza (Richza) Valdemarsdatter Queen /SWEDEN/ [1][2][3]
Name: Richiza (Richza) Valdemarsdatter Queen /SWEDEN/


Birth: ABT 1178 Of, Roskilde, Roskilde, Denmark[4]


Death: 08 MAY 1220[5]


Burial: Ringsted Church, Ringsted, Sorö, Denmark[6]


Dotter, Datter, Dottir are all the same, meaning "daughter" in Scandinavia, and attached behind of the father's first name. A woman kept her birth name all her life and did not take on her husband's last name as her own.


  1. Source: #S2
  2. Source: #S3
  3. Source: #S4
  4. Source: #S4
  5. Source: #S4
  6. Source: #S4
  • Source: S2 Title: Pedigree Resource File CD 49 Abbreviation: Pedigree Resource File CD 49 Publication: (Salt Lake City, UT: Intellectual Reserve, Inc., 2002)
  • Source: S216 Title: Type: Ancestral File Number Abbreviation: Type: Ancestral File Number
  • Source: S3 Title: Ancestral File (TM) Abbreviation: Ancestral File (TM) Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day SAINTS Publication: June 1998 (c), data as of 5 JAN 1998 Repository: #R1
  • Repository: R1 Name: Unknown
  • Source: S4 Title: hofundssonAnces.ged Abbreviation: hofundssonAnces.ged Repository: #R1


  • WikiTree profile Sweden-63 created through the import of FAMILY 6162011.GED on Jun 20, 2011 by Michael Stephenson.
  • This person was created through the import of McQuery Family Tree.ged on 20 May 2011.

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