Engelbert III, Count of Gorizia
|Engelbert III, Count of Gorizia|
Matilda of Andechs
|Father||Engelbert II, Count of Gorizia|
|Mother||Adelaide of Scheyen-Dachau-Valley|
Engelbert's father was Engelbert II, Count Palatine of Carinthia and Count of Gorizia. His mother was Adelaide, the daughter of Count Otto I of Wittelsbach. In 1191, Engelbert III inherited the County of Gorizia jointly with his brother Meinhard II. During his reign, Engelbert acquired the title of Vogt of Aquileia. He also acted as bailiff of Millstatt.
In 1183, he married a noble lady named Matilda. In 1190, he remarried, to Matilda of Andechs, Countess of Pisino, the daughter of Berthold I of Istria, Count of Andechs (as Berthold III) and Margrave of Istria (as Berthold I). The latter Matilda was the mother of his successor Meinhard III.
Engelbert III, Count of GoriziaDied: 1220
| Count of Gorizia
With: Meinhard II