Uissigheim family

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The Uissigheim family were minor Frankish nobility at Uissigheim, south-east of Wertheim. The family - Arnold von Uissigheim "King Armleder" (leader of the poor) [1] (executed 1336), his father and his brothers - were expelled from their land for ten years in 1333 as the result of a complaint by the Count of Wertheim in 1333. [2] Later members of the family are noted occasionally. [3] The family coat of arms consists of a red and silver checker pattern. [4]

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  1. "BAUERNKRIEGS-LANDSCHAFT TAUBER-FRANKEN" . Retrieved 1 December 2012.
  2. Fälschungen im Mittelalter: internationaler Kongress der Monumenta Germaniae Historica 5-33 Deutsches Institut für Erforschung des Mittelalters 1988 "Wie Klaus Arnold neuerlich festgestellt hat, handelt es sich bei diesem Anführer der Bewegung um einen jungen Ritter namens Arnold aus dem edelfreien Geschlecht von Uissigheim, der aufgrund eines von ihm, seinem Vater und den Brüdern beschworenen Schlichtungsvertrages wegen Verletzung des Geleitrechts der Grafen von Wertheim im Jahr 1333 für zehn Jahre aus seiner Heimat verbannt worden war120. "
  3. Das Stift Neumünster in Würzburg p315 Alfred Wendehorst - 1989 Martin von Uissigheim, 1540-1546 Propst. Gropp S. 135; Amrhein 2 Nr. 1204; Kist, Domkapitel S. 312 Nr. 265; Kist, Matrikel Nr. 6303. Aus ritterbürtigem, nach Burg Uissigheim (sö Wertheim) benanntem Geschlecht, ehemals Würzburger ...
  4. "von Ussenheim" . Retrieved 1 December 2012.