Dorothea Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark1

F, #105541, b. 1528, d. 11 November 1575
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.21%
     Dorothea Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark was born in 1528. She was the daughter of Frederik I Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Prinzessin Sophie von Pommern-Wolgast. She married Christopher Herzog von Mecklenburg-Gadebusch on 27 October 1573. She died on 11 November 1575.
     She gained the title of Princess Dorothea of Denmark.1

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 19. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Frederik Oldenburg, Baron of Hildesheim

M, #105542, b. 13 April 1532, d. 27 October 1556
Last Edited=24 Feb 2004
Consanguinity Index=0.21%
     Frederik Oldenburg, Baron of Hildesheim was born on 13 April 1532. He was the son of Frederik I Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Prinzessin Sophie von Pommern-Wolgast. He died on 27 October 1556 at age 24.
     He gained the title of Baron of Hildesheim. He held the office of Bishop of Hildesheim. He held the office of Bishop of Schleswig.

Johann III Vasa, King of Sweden1

M, #105543, b. 1526, d. 1592
Last Edited=15 Jul 2005
     Johann III Vasa, King of Sweden was born in 1526.1 He was the son of Gustaf I Vasa, King of Sweden and Margaret Lejonhufvud.1 He married Katherine of Poland, daughter of Sigismund I, King of Poland and Bonna Sforza, in 1562.1 He married Gunilla Bjelke, daughter of John Bjelke, in 1585.1 He died in 1592.2
     He succeeded to the title of King Johann III of Sweden in 1568.1

Child of Johann III Vasa, King of Sweden and Katherine of Poland

Child of Johann III Vasa, King of Sweden and Gunilla Bjelke

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 29. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.
  2. [S38] John Morby, Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook (Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1989), page 151. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World.

Anne Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark1

F, #105544, b. 22 November 1532, d. 1 October 1585
Last Edited=19 Jul 2005
Consanguinity Index=2.35%
     Anne Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark was born on 22 November 1532. She was the daughter of Christian III Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Dorothea von Sachsen-Lauenburg. She married August Kurfürst von Sachsen, son of Heinrich Herzog von Sachsen and Catherine von Mecklenburg, on 7 October 1548 at Torgau, Germany. She died on 1 October 1585 at age 52.
     She gained the title of Princess Anne of Denmark.1

Children of Anne Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark and August Kurfürst von Sachsen

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 19. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Magnus Oldenburg, King of Livonia1

M, #105545, b. 14 August 1540, d. 28 March 1583
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=2.35%
     Magnus Oldenburg, King of Livonia was born on 14 August 1540. He was the son of Christian III Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Dorothea von Sachsen-Lauenburg. He married Maria of Staritsa, daughter of Vladimir, Duke of Staritsa and Eudoxia Odoievski, in 1573.1 He was also reported to have been married on 12 April 1574. He died on 28 March 1583 at age 42.
     He gained the title of King Magnus of Livonia in 1570.1 He gained the title of Prince Magnus of Denmark. He gained the title of Duke of Holstein. He was deposed as King of Livonia in 1577.1

Children of Magnus Oldenburg, King of Livonia and Maria of Staritsa

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 19. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Johann Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg1

M, #105546, b. 25 March 1545, d. 9 October 1622
Last Edited=2 Aug 2014
Consanguinity Index=2.35%
     Johann Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg was born on 25 March 1545. He was the son of Christian III Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Dorothea von Sachsen-Lauenburg. He married, firstly, Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Grubenhagen, daughter of Ernst Herzog von Braunschweig-Grubenhagen and Anne Margaret von Pommern-Stettin, on 19 August 1568. He married, secondly, Agnes Hedwig Prinzessin von Anhalt-Zerbst, daughter of Joachim Ernst Prinz von Anhalt-Zerbst and Eleanor Herzogin von Württemberg, on 14 February 1588.2 He died on 9 October 1622 at age 77.
     He gained the title of Herzog von Plön in 1564. He gained the title of Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg in 1564.

Children of Johann Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg and Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Grubenhagen

Children of Johann Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg and Agnes Hedwig Prinzessin von Anhalt-Zerbst

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 156. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 19. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.


Dorothea Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark1

F, #105547, b. 29 June 1546, d. 6 January 1617
Last Edited=15 May 2004
Consanguinity Index=2.35%
     Dorothea Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark was born on 29 June 1546 at Koldinghus. She was the daughter of Christian III Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Dorothea von Sachsen-Lauenburg. She married Wilhelm Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, son of Ernst I Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg and Sophie von Mecklenburg-Schwerin, on 12 October 1561. She died on 6 January 1617 at age 70 at Winsen, Germany.
     She gained the title of Princess Dorothea of Denmark.1

Children of Dorothea Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark and Wilhelm Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 10. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Elizabeth Oldenburg

F, #105548, b. 25 August 1573, d. 19 June 1626
Last Edited=16 Jul 2005
Consanguinity Index=7.52%
     Elizabeth Oldenburg was born on 25 August 1573. She was the daughter of Frederik II Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Sophia von Mecklenburg-Güstrow. She married Heinrich Julius Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, son of Julius Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel and Hedwig von Hohenzollern, on 19 April 1590. She died on 19 June 1626 at age 52.

Children of Elizabeth Oldenburg and Heinrich Julius Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel

Johann Oldenburg

M, #105549, b. 9 July 1583, d. 28 October 1602
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=7.52%
     Johann Oldenburg was born on 9 July 1583. He was the son of Frederik II Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Sophia von Mecklenburg-Güstrow. He died on 28 October 1602 at age 19.

son Oldenburg

M, #105550, b. 1598
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=3.78%
     son Oldenburg was born in 1598. He was the son of Christian IV Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Anne Katherine von Hohenzollern.