Henry, Margrave of Frisia

Henry the Fat[1] (c.1055 – 1101),[2] also known as Henry of Nordheim or Northeim, was Count in Rittigau (part of Liesgau) and Eichsfeld from 1083 onwards, and was the Margrave of Frisia until he was murdered in 1101. He was the father of Empress Richenza.

Henry
Margrave of Frisia
Bornc.1055
Died1101 (aged 4546)
Buried4 April 1101
Bursfelde
Noble familyHouse of Nordheim
Spouse(s)Gertrude of Brunswick
FatherOtto of Nordheim
MotherRichenza of Swabia

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