John Provost

about 1189–
Saxony, Prussia, Germany

The Life of John

When John Provost was born about 1189, in Saxony, Prussia, Germany, his father, Herzog Bernhard von Sachsen III, was 44 and his mother, Princess Judyta Piast, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Herzog Bernhard von Sachsen III
1145–1212
Princess Judyta Piast
1152–1201
Fürst Heinrich zu Anhalt I
1170–1252
Prinzessin Hedwig von Sachsen
1174–
Johann von Sachsen
1178–
John Provost
1189–
Magnus SACHSEN
–1195
Herzog von Sachsen-Wittenberg Albrecht I
1175–1261
Sofie Princess of Saxony
1183–1244
Magnus Prince of Saxony
1185–
Elisabeth von Wildberg
1187–1220
Elisabeth Gräfin Von Anhalt
1193–1220

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Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English provost ‘provost’, an occupational name for the head of a religious chapter or educational establishment, or, since such officials were usually clergy and celibate, a nickname for a self-important person.2 French: northern and western form of Prevost .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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