Catholic Encyclopedia: St. Hedwighttp://www.newadvent.org/cathen/07189a.htm
Duchess of Silesia, aunt of St. Elizabeth of Hungary. Hedwig married Henry I, and was the mother of seven. Upon her husband's death, she entered a Cistercian monastery. Died 1243.
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