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The only other reference to Mstivoj is dated to 1000 and gives no idea about his age at the time.
Nor is there any indication of the date of Toves marriage, although it appears unlikely that she married much later than 980 considering the date her husband died.
After Bohemia conquered Krakow and Silesia following the defeat of the Hungarians by Otto I King of Germany at Lechfeld in 955, the Polanian state absorbed the region of Sandomierz and land on the upper Bug and upper Dniester rivers Poland, composed of all these areas and united under its Piast rulers, emerged as a stable political entity in the second half of the 10th century.
The conversion of Poland to Christianity in 966 reinforced the unity of the new nation state.
In , Prince Mieszko donated his whole country to the papacy, signalling an assertion of his autonomy from the empire (at that time still controlled by the regent Empress Theophano) while at the same time affirming papal pre-eminence, which suggests that they were polygamous marriages.
While this is probably an exaggeration to contrast his previous pagan ways with his post-baptismal way of life, it does seem probable that Mieszko married earlier than 965 especially if he was born in the earlier part of the estimated birth date range shown above.
If she was Mieszko's sister, it is likely that they did not share the same mother, assuming that the estimated birth dates of Mieszko and Adelajda are both accurate.
Prince Mieszko left his son Bolesław at the German court as a hostage, but placed him under the protection of the Holy See by sending a lock of his son's hair to the Pope.Another possibility is that she was the daughter of Mieszko I Prince of Poland.The name "Mieszko" is just as similar to "Mistiuis" as "Mstivoj".There is, however, no evidence of any children born from an earlier marriageof Bohemia, daughter of BOLESLAV I "der Grausame" Duke of the Bohemians & his wife Biagota --- ([940/45]-977).The Annales Kamenzenses record that "Mescorex Polanorum" married "Danbrovcam filiam ducis Boemie" in 965Her marriage was arranged to confirm the alliance between her father and her prospective husband.