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AD 860?-1267

Kleve (Cleves, Kleef)
(Kleve-Heinsberg, Heinsberg-Valkenburg, Tomburg, Valkenburg)

For younger generations of ancestors who are descended from this family:
see page on Gelre
see page on Sponheim

Kleve (Cleves, Kleef) is a town in Germany, close to the border with the Dutch province of Gelderland. So far, I have not been able to find out if and how the oldest known members of the ruling family were related to the younger ones, who are also our ancestors.

Child of
Unknown
and Unknown

(See .. generations back)

Ebberhard of Kleve
(blood-relationship .. %)
* 860? x Unknown + ?

Child of
Ebberhard of Kleve (860?-?)
and Unknown

(See .. generations back)

Luthard of Kleve
(blood-relationship .. %)
* 885 x Bertha of Germany (905) + 928

Child of
Luthard of Kleve (885-928)
and Bertha of Germany (891-936)

(See .. generations back)

Boudewijn II of Kleve
(blood-relationship .. %)
* ? (after 905) x Mechtild of Saxony + 928

Child of
Boudewijn II of Kleve (after 905-928)
and Mechtild of Saxony (890-?)

(See .. generations back)

Arnold I of Kleve
(blood-relationship %)
* 920 x Aleida of Zutphen + 968

Child of
Arnold I of Kleve (920-968)
and Aleida of Zutphen (915-?)

(See .. generations back)

Adelheid of Kleve
(14 times our ancestor, blood-relationship 0,00000020 %)
* 935 x Gottfried of Gelre (945) + 980
For her descendants see the page on Gelre

(It is not clear if and how the following people fit into this line of descent)

Child of
Unknown
and Unknown

(See 29 generations back)

Dietrich II, Count of Kleve
(blood-relationship .. %)
* ? x Unknown + 1122

Children of
Dietrich II, Count of Kleve (?-1122)
and Unknown

(See 28 generations back)

Arnold I, Count of Kleve and Tomburg
(blood-relationship .. %)
* ? x Bertha + ?

Adelheid of Kleve
* ? + ?

Child of
Arnold I, Count of Kleve and Tomburg (?-?)
and Bertha

(See 27 generations back)

Arnold II, Count of Kleve
(1 times our ancestor, blood-relationship 0,00000075 %)
* 1100? x Ida of Leuven (1128?) + ? (after 1147)

Child of
Arnold II, Count of Kleve (1100?-after 1147)
and Ida of Leuven (between 1105 and 1110-1160?)

(See 26 generations back)

Dietrich IV/II, Count of Kleve
(1 times our ancestor, blood-relationship 0,0000015 %)
* 1129? x Adelheid of Sulzbach (1155?) + 1172?

Children of
Dietrich IV/II, Count of Kleve (1129?-1172?)
and Adelheid of Sulzbach (between 1135 and 1140-1189)

(See 25 generations back)

Arnold III, Count of Kleve
(1 times our ancestor, blood-relationship 0,0000029 %)
* ? x Adelheid of Heinsberg (1190?) + 1199

Dietrich V/III, Count of Kleve
* ? x Margaretha of Holland (Lisse 1182) + 1200
For the family of Dietrich's wife Margaretha see the page on the Counts of Holland

Child of
Arnold III, Count of Kleve (?-1199)
and Adelheid of Heinsberg (before 1175-between 1203-1227)

(See 24 generations back)

Dietrich I of Kleve-Heinsberg (Heinsberg-Valkenburg)
(1 times our ancestor, blood-relationship 0,0000059 %)
* 1192? x I. Isalda of Limburg II. Beatrix of Erenfels + 4-11-1227
For the family of Dietrich's first wife Isalda see the page on Luxembourg.
(Dietrich and Isalda's daughter Mechtild of Heinsberg married Arnold II van Heusden)

Children of
Dietrich I of Kleve-Heinsberg (Heinsberg-Valkenburg) (1192?-1227)
and Beatrix of Erenfels (?-after 1236)

(See 23 generations back)

Dietrich II of Valkenburg
* 1220? x I. Bertha of Limburg-Monschau (after 1246) II. Aleida of Looz (after 1254) + 1268
For the family of Dietrich's first wife see the page on Luxembourg;
For the family of Dietrich's second wife see the page on Looz

Agnes of Heinsberg-Valkenburg
(1 times our ancestor, blood-relationship 0,000012 %)
* ? x Heinrich of Sponheim + 1267
For her descendants see the page on Sponheim

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