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Dietrich V, Count of Cleves
|Noble family||House of Cleves|
|Spouse(s)||Mathilda of Dinslaken|
Hedwig of Meissen
|Father||Dietrich IV, Count of Cleves|
|Mother||Margaret of Holland|
Possibly Dietrich V succeeded in 1198, under regency of Arnold II.
Marriage and IssueEdit
In c. 1215 he married Mathilda of Dinslaken (d. 1226). Their children were:
- Dietrich of Cleves (c.1216), married Elizabeth of Brabant
- Margaretha of Cleves (c.1218), married Otto II of Guelders
Secondly, he married Hedwig of Meissen (d. 1249), daughter of Theodoric I, Margrave of Meissen. Their children were:
- Dietrich VI of Cleves (c. 1226)
- Dietrich Luf I of Cleves (c. 1228)
- Agnes of Cleves (c. 1230)
- Jutta of Cleves (c. 1232)
- Maier, Christoph T. (1994). Preaching the Crusades: Mendicant Friars and the Cross in the Thirteenth Century. Cambridge University Press.
- Pollock, M. A. (2015). Scotland, England and France After the Loss of Normandy, 1204-1296: "Auld Amitie". The Boydell Press.