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County Of Sponheim - History - Second Divisions, Joint Regency
... In 1417 the line Sponheim-Kreuznach became extinct and the line Sponheim-Starkenburg ruled alone for about 20 years over most of the whole county ... In 1437 the line Sponheim-Starkenburg died out on the male succession, and the counties were managed in joint rule as a condominium by female line heirs from then on until the early 19th century ... rightful successors, which took on the title of Count at Sponheim (Graf zu Sponheim), were the Margraves of Baden, which descended from Mechtild of Sponheim, and the Counts of Veldenz, which ...

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