NameBernhard I Duke of Saxony
Birthabt 940, Luneburg, Saxony, Germany
Death9 Feb 1011, Luneberg, Saxony, Germany
Misc. Notes
"When Henry II was chosen German king in 1002 he met the Saxons at Merseburg, and on promising to observe their laws Bernard gave him the sacred lance, thus entrusting Saxony to his care." {-Encycl.Brit.,`56,20:33}

References: [Paget1],[AR7]
Spouses
Birthabt 975, Stade, Saxony, Germany
Death3 Oct 1011, Luneberg, Saxony, Germany
ChildrenBernard II (995-1059)
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