Brunswick-Osterode


BRUNSWICK-OSTERODE    BRAUNSCHWEIG-OSTERODE.

Locator map of Landkreis Osterode am Harz in L...

Locator map of Landkreis Osterode am Harz in Lower Saxony, Germany. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The junior branch of the Grubenhagen line, when that divided in 1322:  Osterode is south of the Harz and northeast of Göttingen.   The Osterode lands were themselves partitioned  in 1361 into Salzderhelden and Osterode.   The Salzderhelden line inherited Grubenhagen in 1399;  the Osterode line reunited all the Grubenhagen territories in 1526.

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