Ekkard sentence example
- bestowed the office of margrave upon Ekkard I., margrave of Merseburg, and, the district comprising the marks of Meissen, Merseburg and Zeitz was generally known as the mark of Meissen.
- In 1002 Ekkard was succeeded by his brother Gunzelin, and then by his sons Hermann I.
- and Ekkard II.
- Under these margraves the area of the mark was further increased, but when Ekkard II.
- and died under the imperial ban in 1089, when Meissen was bestowed upon Henry I., count of Wettin, whose mother was a sister of the margrave Ekkard II.Advertisement