Ludwik III of Oława
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Louis III of Oława, mostly known as of Lüben (Polish: Ludwik; before 1405 – before 18 June 1441), was a Duke of Oława (Ohlau) from 1419/20 and Duke of Lubin (Lüben) and Chojnów (Haynau) from 1431 until his death.
Louis III of Oława
|Duke of Oława, Lubin, Chojnów|
Coat-of-arms of Silesian-Piasts
|Died||before 18 June 1441|
|Noble family||Silesian Piasts|
|Spouse(s)||Margareta of Opole|
|Father||Henry IX of Lüben|
|Mother||Anna of Cieszyn|
After the death of his father in 1419 or 1420, Louis III succeeded him in the duchies of Oława and Niemcza together with his older brother Wenceslaus III as co-ruler. The death of Wenceslaus III in 1423 without issue left him as sole ruler of their duchies.
Marriage and issueEdit
On his death, he left the Duchy of Oława to his wife as dower. She ruled it until her own death.
- Marek, Miroslav. "Complete Genealogy of the House of Piast: Silesia". Genealogy.EU.[self-published source][better source needed]
- Cawley, Charles, SILESIA, Medieval Lands database, Foundation for Medieval Genealogy,[self-published source][better source needed]
Ludwik III of OławaBorn: before 1405 Died: before 18 June 1441
| Duke of Oława
With: Wenceslaus III (until 1423)
| Duke of Lubin
Jan I and
| Duke of Chojnów|