Henry V the Fat Piast of Poland, Duke of Legnica, Duke of Jawor, Duke of Wroclaw, was born circa 1248 to Bolesław II the Bald of Poland (c1223-1278) and Hedwig von Anhalt (c1228-1259) and died 22 February 1296 of unspecified causes. He married Elisabeth of Poznań (c1262-1304) circa 1273 JL . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Hugh Capet (c940-996). Ancestors are from the Czech Republic, France, Russia, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, Belarus.


Offspring of Henry V of Poland and Elisabeth of Poznań (c1262-1304)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Hedwig of Legnica (c1277-aft1347)
Euphemia of Legnica (c1278-1347) 1278 1347 Otto III. von Kärnten (c1265-1310)

Anna of Legnica (1284-1343)
Bolesław III of Legnica (1291-1352) 23 September 1291 21 April 1352 Brzeg Margaret of Bohemia (1296-1322)
Katharina of Croatia (?-1358)

Helena of Legnica (c1293-aft1300)
Henry VI of Legnica (1294-1335) 18 March 1294 24 November 1335 Anna von Habsburg (c1278-1327)

Władysław of Legnica (1296-aft1352)


Common ancestors of Henry V the Fat of Poland (c1248-1296) and Elisabeth of Poznań (c1262-1304)

  1. Agnes of Antioch (1154-c1184)
  2. Agnes von Lausitz (c1162-1195)
  3. Berthold III. von Andechs (c1112-1188)
  4. Berthold IV. von Andechs (c1150-1204)
  5. Béla III of Hungary (1148-1196)
  6. Constance of Antioch (1127-1163)
  7. Dedo V. von Lausitz (c1121-1190)
  8. Euphrosyne Mstislavna of Kiev (1130-1193)
  9. Géza II of Hungary (c1130-1162)
  10. Hedwig von Wittelsbach (-1174)
  11. Mechthilde von Sommerschenburg (c1135-1189)
  12. Renaud de Châtillon-sur-Marne (c1110-1187)

Namesakes of Henry V the Fat of Poland (c1248-1296)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Henry II of Swidnica (c1316-1345)Bernard of Swidnica (c1291-1326)Kunigunde of Poland (c1298-1331)Katherine of Hungary (c1315-1355)
Henry V of Zagan (c1319-c1369)Henry IV of Glogow (c1292-1342)Mathilde von Brandenburg (1296-c1323)Anna of Płock (1324-1363)
Henry I the Bearded of Poland (c1168-1238)Bolesław I the Tall of Poland (1127-1201)Christina Unknown (?-c1206)Hedwig von Andechs (1174-1243)
Henry II the Pious of Poland (c1196-1241)Legnickie Pole, PolandHenry I the Bearded of Poland (c1168-1238)Hedwig von Andechs (1174-1243)Anne of Bohemia (1204-1265)
Henry VIII of Zagan (c1357-1397)Henry V of Zagan (c1319-c1369)Anna of Płock (1324-1363)Katharina of Opole (c1367-1420)
Henry III the White of Poland (c1228-1266)Henry II the Pious of Poland (c1196-1241)Anne of Bohemia (1204-1265)Judith of Masovia (c1225-c1260) + Helena von Sachsen (1247-1309)
Henry V the Fat of Poland (c1248-1296)Bolesław II the Bald of Poland (c1223-1278)Hedwig von Anhalt (c1228-1259)Elisabeth of Poznań (c1262-1304)
Henry IV Probus of Poland (c1258-1290)Henry III the White of Poland (c1228-1266)Judith of Masovia (c1225-c1260)Constance of Opole (?-?) + Matilda von Brandenburg (c1270-bef1298)
Henry VII of Brzeg (c1344-1399)Louis I of Legnica (c1321-1398)Agnes of Zagan (c1321-1362)Helene von Orlamünde (c1330-1369) + Margaret of Masovia (bef1358-1392)
Henry III of Glogow (c1255-1309)Konrad I of Glogow (c1230-1274)Salomea of Poznań (c1225-c1267)Mechthild von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (c1275-1318)
Henry IX of Lubin (1369-c1420)Henry VII of Brzeg (c1344-1399)Helene von Orlamünde (c1330-1369)Anna of Cieszyn (bef1374-c1415)
Henry IV of Glogow (c1292-1342)Henry III of Glogow (c1255-1309)Mechthild von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (c1275-1318)Mathilde von Brandenburg (1296-c1323)

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