Friedrich von Hohenzollern1

M, #111391, b. 1530, d. 1552
Last Edited=17 Apr 2007
Consanguinity Index=2.2%
     Friedrich von Hohenzollern was born in 1530.1 He was the son of Joachim II Hector Kurfürst von Brandenburg and Magdalen Prinzessin von Sachsen.1 He died in 1552.1
     He was the Abbot at Magdeburg, GermanyG.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 92. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Elisabeth Magdalen von Hohenzollern1

F, #111392, b. 6 November 1537, d. 22 August 1595
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=1.01%
     Elisabeth Magdalen von Hohenzollern was born on 6 November 1537. She was the daughter of Joachim II Hector Kurfürst von Brandenburg and Hedwig of Poland, Princess of Poland.1 She married Franz Otto Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, son of Ernst I Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg and Sophie von Mecklenburg-Schwerin, on 11 January 1559. She died on 22 August 1595 at age 57.

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 92. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Hedwig of Poland, Princess of Poland1

F, #111393, b. 1513, d. 1573
Last Edited=1 Jul 2003
     Hedwig of Poland, Princess of Poland was born in 1513.1 She was the daughter of Sigismund I, King of Poland and Barbara Zapolya.1,2 She married Joachim II Hector Kurfürst von Brandenburg, son of Joachim I Nestor Kurfürst von Brandenburg and Elizabeth Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark, in 1535.1 She died in 1573.1
     She gained the title of Princess Hedwig of Poland.

Children of Hedwig of Poland, Princess of Poland and Joachim II Hector Kurfürst von Brandenburg

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 92. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.
  2. [S16] Louda and MacLagan, Lines of Succession, table 134.

Sigismund I, King of Poland1

M, #111394, b. 1 January 1467, d. 1 April 1548
Last Edited=10 Oct 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.05%
     Sigismund I, King of Poland was born on 1 January 1467 at Kozienice, PolandG.2,3 He was the son of Casimir IV Jagellon, King of Poland and Elisabeth von Habsburg.2 He married, firstly, Barbara Zapolya, daughter of Stephen Zapolya, in 1512.2 He married, secondly, Bonna Sforza, daughter of Giovanni Galeazzo Sforza, Duca di Milano and Isabella de'Aragón, in 1518.2 He died on 1 April 1548 at age 81 at Krakow, PolandG.2,3
     He was a member of the House of Jagellon. Sigismund I, King of Poland also went by the nick-name of Sigismund 'the Elder'.4 He succeeded as the King Sigismund I of Poland in 1506.2

Child of Sigismund I, King of Poland and Barbara Zapolya

Children of Sigismund I, King of Poland and Bonna Sforza

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 92. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.
  2. [S16] Louda and MacLagan, Lines of Succession, table 134.
  3. [S2453] Laurie Coster, "re: Luxembourg Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 5 October 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Luxembourg Family."
  4. [S38] John Morby, Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook (Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1989), page 157. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World.
  5. [S16] Louda and MacLagan, Lines of Succession, table 29.

Franz Otto Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg1

M, #111395, b. 20 June 1530, d. 29 April 1559
Last Edited=16 Jul 2005
Consanguinity Index=1.92%
     Franz Otto Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg was born on 20 June 1530. He was the son of Ernst I Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg and Sophie von Mecklenburg-Schwerin.2 He married Elisabeth Magdalen von Hohenzollern, daughter of Joachim II Hector Kurfürst von Brandenburg and Hedwig of Poland, Princess of Poland, on 11 January 1559. He died on 29 April 1559 at age 28.
     He was a member of the House of Guelph.2 He succeeded as the Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg in 1546.2

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 92. 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 132. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World.


Sigismund von Hohenzollern1

M, #111396, b. 1538, d. 1566
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=1.01%
     Sigismund von Hohenzollern was born in 1538.1 He was the son of Joachim II Hector Kurfürst von Brandenburg and Hedwig of Poland, Princess of Poland.1 He died in 1566.1
     He held the office of Archbishop of Magdeburg.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 92. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Hedwig von Hohenzollern1

F, #111397, b. 2 March 1540, d. 21 October 1602
Last Edited=16 Jul 2005
Consanguinity Index=1.01%
     Hedwig von Hohenzollern was born on 2 March 1540. She was the daughter of Joachim II Hector Kurfürst von Brandenburg and Hedwig of Poland, Princess of Poland.1 She married Julius Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, son of Heinrich II Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel and Marie von Württemberg, on 25 February 1560. She died on 21 October 1602 at age 62 at Wolfenbüttel, Niedersachsen, Germany.

Children of Hedwig von Hohenzollern and Julius Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel

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 92. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Julius Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel1

M, #111398, b. 29 June 1528, d. 13 May 1589
Last Edited=12 Jan 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.34%
     Julius Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel was born on 29 June 1528 at Wolfenbüttel, Niedersachsen, Germany. He was the son of Heinrich II Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel and Marie von Württemberg.2 He married Hedwig von Hohenzollern, daughter of Joachim II Hector Kurfürst von Brandenburg and Hedwig of Poland, Princess of Poland, on 25 February 1560. He died on 13 May 1589 at age 60 at Wolfenbüttel, Niedersachsen, Germany.
     He gained the title of Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel in 1568.1

Children of Julius Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel and Hedwig von Hohenzollern

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 92. 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 132. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World.

Sophie von Hohenzollern1

F, #111399, b. 1541, d. 1564
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=1.01%
     Sophie von Hohenzollern was born in 1541.1 She was the daughter of Joachim II Hector Kurfürst von Brandenburg and Hedwig of Poland, Princess of Poland.1 She married Wilhelm von Rosenberg, Lord of Rozmberk in 1561.1 She died in 1564.1

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 92. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Wilhelm von Rosenberg, Lord of Rozmberk1

M, #111400, b. 1535, d. 1595
Last Edited=3 Dec 2002
     Wilhelm von Rosenberg, Lord of Rozmberk was born in 1535.1 He married Sophie von Hohenzollern, daughter of Joachim II Hector Kurfürst von Brandenburg and Hedwig of Poland, Princess of Poland, in 1561.1 He died in 1595.1
     He gained the title of Lord of Rozmberk.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 92. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.