Otto IV, Count of Ravensberg

Otto IV, Count of Ravensberg (c. 1276 – 1328) was a German nobleman. He was the ruling Count of Ravensberg from 1306 until his death.

Otto IV
Count of Ravensberg
Bornc. 1276
Died1328
Noble familyHouse of Calvelage-Ravensberg
Spouse(s)Margaret of Berg-Windeck
FatherOtto III of Ravensberg
MotherHedwig of Lippe

Otto was the fifth child of Count Otto III and his wife Hedwig of Lippe (c. 1238 – 5 March 1315), daughter of Bernard III, Lord of Lippe.

Marriage and descendantsEdit

In 1313, Otto IV married Margaret of Berg-Windeck. Together, they had two daughters:

ReferencesEdit

  • Von Karl dem Großen bis auf ihre Vereinigung mit der Preußischen Monarchie, 768-1815, Regenten- und Volksgeschichte der Länder Cleve, Mark, Jülich, Berg, und Ravensberg, 2, C.J. Becker, 1838, pp. 308–319