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Elisabeth of Sicily, Duchess of Bavaria

Duchess consort of Bavaria
The basics
Date of birth
Date of death 1349 Landshut
Mother: Eleanor of Anjou Queen of Sicily
Father: Frederick III of Sicily
Spouse: Stephen II Duke of Bavaria
Brother(s): William II of Athens Alfonso Fadrique d'Aragona Count of Malta Manfred of Athens Peter II of Sicily Roland of Sicily Sanciolo d'Aragona John Duke of Randazzo
Children: Stephen III Duke of Bavaria Frederick Duke of Bavaria John II Duke of Bavaria
The details

Elisabeth of Sicily (1310–1349) was a daughter of Frederick III of Sicily and Eleanor of Anjou. Her siblings included: Peter II of Sicily and Manfred of Athens. She is also known as Isabel of Aragon.
On June 27, 1328, Elisabeth married Stephen II, Duke of Bavaria, son of Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor and Beatrix of Silesia-Glogau. The couple had three sons and a daughter, they were:
Stephen III of Bavaria-Ingolstadt (1337–September 26, 1413, Niederschönfeld).
Frederick of Bavaria-Landshut (1339–December 4, 1393, Budweis).
John II of Bavaria-Munich (1341–1397).
Agnes (b. 1338), married c. 1356 King James I of Cyprus.



Two of their sons became Duke of Bavaria and their daughter, Agnes became Queen of Cyprus by her marriage to James I of Cyprus. Her granddaughter and namesake was Isabeau of Bavaria, queen of France by her marriage to Charles VI of France. Isabeau's children included: Isabella; Queen of England, Catherine; also queen of England, Michelle; duchess of Burgundy and Charles VII of France.

Elisabeth died in 1349, her husband later married Margarete of Nuremberg; they had no children.

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