Maria died shortly after giving birth to Isabella II in ,  possibly by puerperal fever.
Because her father John did not have a direct claim on the throne, he ruled as regent. Frederick accepted to finally go to the Crusade, but only as the legitimate King of Jerusalem, and this was only possible if he agreed to take the young Queen Isabella II as his wife by this time, Frederick was a widower. The betrothal was confirmed, but the Emperor still delayed his departure until August , when he and Isabella were married by proxy in the City of Acre. Isabella arrived in Italy with twenty galleys sent by Frederick II to bring her to her father and married in person to Frederick II in the cathedral of Brindisi, on 9 November The contemporary chronicles described the exotic wedding celebrations, which took place in the Castle of Oria, and the indignant reaction of her father John of Brienne, now without royal authority.
After the wedding, Isabella was kept in seclusion by her husband, in Palermo. Isabella died 4 May after giving birth to her second child, a son, Conrad , in Andria , Bari , on 25 April From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ancestors of Isabella II of Jerusalem Erard I of Brienne 8. Gautier II of Brienne Alix of Roucy-Ramerupt 4. Erard II of Brienne John I, Count of Soissons 9.
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Godfrey Protector of the Holy Sepulchre, but not King  — Morphia of Melitene four daughters. Fulk V, Count of Anjou 2 June 2 sons. Fulk — with Melisende. Ermengarde of Maine 4 children Melisende of Jerusalem 2 June 2 sons. Baldwin III — with Melisende until Theodora Komnene no children.
Agnes of Courtenay 3 children Maria Komnene 29 August 2 children.
Baldwin V — with Baldwin IV until August Acre , Kingdom of Jerusalem aged 9. Sibylla — with Guy. Sibylla of Jerusalem April 2 daughters. Henry I of Champagne — with Isabella I. Isabella I of Jerusalem 6 May 2 daughters. Maria — with John I from John of Brienne 14 September one daughter. John I — with Maria. Isabella II also called Yolande — with Frederick from Frederick — with Isabella II.
Elisabeth of Bavaria 1 September one son. Isabella of Ibelin after 25 January 11 children. Henry II — in title only after Constance of Sicily 16 October no children. Eustace Grenier , Constable of the Kingdom.
William I of Bures , Prince of Galilee. John of Ibelin, the Old Lord of Beirut. Alice of Champagne , Queen of Cyprus. Plaisance of Antioch , dowager Queen of Cyprus.
Amadeus IX of Savoy. Lusignan claimants and kings of Cyprus descended in the male line: His issue succeeded to the Cypriot claims to the title of King of Jerusalem when his father died. As descendants of Frederick IV of Naples , they also claimed Naples and Jerusalem   and they also succeeded to the Brienne claims to Kingdom of Jerusalem of his distant cousin John Casimir of Poland at the latter's death , uniting the successions of Brienne and of Cyprus to the de jure crown of Jerusalem.
She had previously adopted and subsequently repudiated the adoption her kinsman Alfonso V of Aragon and Sicily, who launched a conquest to have Naples.
Amalric was King of Jerusalem from , and Count of Jaffa and Ascalon before his accession. He was the second son of Melisende and Fulk of Jerusalem, and succeeded .. Jump up ^ One or more of the preceding sentences incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Barker, Ernest (). "Amalric. The King of Jerusalem was the supreme ruler of the Kingdom of Jerusalem, the Crusader state The Kingdom of Jerusalem introduced French feudal structures to the Levant. Fulk and Melisende became joint rulers of Jerusalem in with Baldwin II's death. .. Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor · Conrad II, father,
Louis the Great of Hungary and Poland — confirmed by Papal acknowledgment after his second Neapolitan campaign. Alfonso I — by conquest of Naples Ferdinand I —, natural son, by testament. In , he had conquered Naples and was crowned as king. He took up the claim, although he lacked close descent from the main Neapolitan lines he was a descendant of the eldest daughter of Charles II of Naples.
He succeeded in conquering part of Naples — No other French king has adopted the title.
Frederick —, uncle, during whose reign the Neapolitan lands were invaded by the alliance of Louis XII of France , who claimed the succession, and Ferdinand II of Aragon , who succeeded in driving out both Frederick and Louis by Philip V — by testament , during whose reign the Kingdom of Naples was lost in to Spanish claimant king Charles III and the island of Sicily later that of Sardinia to Victor Amadeus II of Savoy who also was given the title King of Jerusalem see above the Savoyard succession ; Philip nonetheless continued to use the Two Sicilies and Jerusalem titles, which were thereafter used by all subsequent Bourbon kings of Spain.
Charles VI —, who claimed the Spanish possessions in opposition to Philip V; he renounced lost the Kingdom of Naples in to a Bourbon prince, the future Charles III of Spain , and renounced his claims, retaining his titles to Naples and Jerusalem during his lifetime. He protected Jerusalem in the south by constructing a series of fortresses, including Krak des Chevaliers.
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