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Submitted by Leo van de Pas
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Descendants of
Johann Sigismund, Elector von Brandenburg
(3 generations)
 

       Johann Sigismund                                                                         
       Elector von Brandenburg 1608-1619                                                        
       Born 8 November 1572 Halle                                                               
       Died 23 December 1619 Koeln a.d.Spree (Berlin)                                            
       Married 30 October 1594 Koenigsbergen                                                     
       Duchess Anna of Prussia, daughter of Albrecht Friedrich,                                 
       Duke of Prussia and Marie Eleonore , Duchess of Cleves,                                  
       J?lich and Berg                                                                          
       Born 3 July 1576 Koenigsbergen                                                            
       Died 9 April 1625 Berlin                                                                 
                 Children, Generation I                                                         
                                                                                                
       Generation I                                                                       
            1  Georg Wilhelm                                                                    
               Elector of Brandenburg 1619-1640                                                         
               Born 13 November 1595 Berlin                                                             
               Died 1 December 1640 Koenigsbergen                                                        
               Married 24 July 1616 Heidelberg                                                          
               Princess Elisabeth Charlotte von der Pfalz, Herzogin von                                 
               Bayern, Pfalzgraefin am Rhein, daughter of Friedrich IV,                                  
               Elector von der Pfalz 1583-1592-1610 and Countess Louise                                 
               Juliana von Nassau                                                                       
               Born 19 November 1597 Neumarkt                                                           
               Died 26 April 1660 Crossen a.O.                                                          
               Buried Alter Dom, Berlin                                                                 
                         Children, Generation II-1                                                      
                                                                                                        
            2  Markgraefin Anna Sofie von Brandenburg                                            
               Born 18 March 1598 Berlin                                                                
               Died 19 December 1659 Berlin                                                             
               Married 4 September 1614 Berlin                                                          
               Friedrich Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbuettel 1613-1634,                              
               son of Heinrich Julius, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbuettel and                               
               Princess Elisabeth of Denmark                                                            
               Born 15 April 1591                                                                       
               Died 21 August 1634                                                                      
                         S.P.                                                                           
                                                                                                        
            3  Markgraefin Maria Eleonora von Brandenburg                                        
               Born 11 November 1599 Koenigsberg                                                         
               Died 28 March 1655 Stockholm                                                             
               Married 5 December 1620 Stockholm                                                        
               Gustaf II Adolph, King of Sweden 1611-1632, son of Carl IX,                              
               King of Sweden 1604-1611 and Princess Christine von                                      
               Holstein-Gottorp                                                                         
               Born 19 December 1594 Stockholm                                                          
               Died 16 November 1632 Lutzen (in battle)                                                 
                                                                                                        
            4  Markgraefin Katharine von Brandenburg                                             
               Born 28 May 1602                                                                         
               Died 27 August 1644                                                                      
               Married (1) 2 March 1626                                                                 
               Bethlen Gabor, Prince of Transylvania, King of Hungary                                   
               Born 1580                                                                                
               Died 15 November 1629                                                                    
               Married (2) 27 August 1639                                                               
               Duke Franz Karl of Saxe-Lauenburg, Duke of Saxony, son of                                
               Franz II, Duke of Saxe-Lauenburg 1588-1619 and Duchess                                   
               Marie of Brunswick-Wolfenbuettel                                                          
               Born 2 May 1594                                                                          
               Died 30 November 1660                                                                    
                         S.P.                                                                           
                                                                                                        
            5  Markgraf Joachim Sigismund von Brandenburg                                       
               Born 25 July 1603                                                                        
               Died 22 February 1625                                                                    
                                                                                                        
            6  Markgraefin Agnes von Brandenburg                                                 
               Born 31 August 1606                                                                      
               Died 12 March 1607                                                                       
                                                                                                        
            7  Markgraf Johann Friedrich von Brandenburg                                        
               Born 18 August 1607                                                                      
               Died 1 March 1608                                                                        
                                                                                                        
            8  Markgraf Albrecht Christian von Brandenburg                                      
               Born 7 March 1609                                                                        
               Died 14 March 1609                                                                       
                                                                                                        
       II-1 (I-1)                                                                         
            1  Markgraefin Luise Charlotte von Brandenburg                                       
               Born 13 September 1617 Berlin                                                            
               Died 29 August 1676 Mitau                                                                
               Married 9 October 1645 Koenigsbergen                                                      
               Jakob, Duke of Kurland 1639-1682, son of Wilhelm, Duke of                                
               Kurland and Duchess Sophie of Prussia                                                    
               Born 7 November 1610 Goldingen                                                           
               Died 1 January 1682 Mitau                                                                
                                                                                                        
            2  Friedrich Wilhelm                                                                
               Elector of Brandenburg 1640-1688                                                         
               Born 6 February 1620 Berlin                                                              
               Died 29 April 1688 Potsdam                                                               
               Married (1) 7 December 1646 's-Gravenhage                                                
               Countess Louise Henriette von Nassau, daughter of Frederik                               
               Hendrik, Prince of Orange, Count of Nassau and Countess                                  
               Amalia zu Solms-Braunfels                                                                
               Born 27 November 1627 's-Gravenhage                                                      
               Died 6 June 1667 Berlin                                                                  
               Married (2) 13 June 1668 Groeningen                                                       
               Princess Dorothea von Holstein-Sonderburg-Gluecksburg,                                    
               daughter of Philipp, Duke of Holstein-Sonderburg-Gluecksburg                              
               1622-1663 and Duchess Sophie Hedwig of Saxe-Lauenburg,                                   
               Duchess of Saxony                                                                        
               Born 3 March 1636 Gluecksburg                                                             
               Died 6 August 1689 Karlsbad                                                              
                         Children, Generation III-1                                                     
                                                                                          
            3  Markgraefin Hedwig Sophie von Brandenburg                                         
               Born 4 July 1623 Berlin                                                                  
               Died 16 June 1683 Schmalkalden                                                           
               Married 9 July 1649 Colln a.d.Spree                                                      
               Wilhelm VI, Landgraf von Hessen-Kassel 1637-1650-1663, son                               
               of Wilhelm V, Landgraf von Hessen-Kassel 1627-1637 and                                   
               Countess Amelia Elisabeth von Hanau-Muenzenberg                                           
               Born 23 May 1629 Kassel                                                                  
               Died 16 July 1663 Haina                                                                  
                                                                                                        
            4  Markgraf Johann Sigismund von Brandenburg                                        
               Born 25 July 1624 Berlin                                                                 
               Died 30 October 1624 Berlin                                                              
                                                                                                        
      III-1 (II-1-2)                                                                      
        (1) 1  Markgraf Wilhelm Heinrich von Brandenburg                                        
               Born 21 May 1648 Cleves Castle                                                           
               Died 24 October 1649 Wesel Castle                                                        
                                                                                                        
            2  Markgraf Karl von Brandenburg                                                    
               Born 16 February 1655 Berlin                                                             
               Died 7 December 1674 Strasburg                                                           
                                                                                                        
            3  Friedrich III-I                                                                  
               King in Prussia 1701-1713                                                                
               Born 11 July 1657 Koenigsberg i.Pr.                                                       
               Died 25 February 1713 Berlin                                                             
               Married (1) 13 August 1679 Potsdam                                                       
               Landgrafin Elisabeth Henriette von Hessen-Kassel, daughter                               
               of Wilhelm VI, Landgraf von Hessen-Kassel 1637-1650-1663                                 
               and Markgraefin Hedwig Sophie von Brandenburg                                             
               Born 8 November 1661 Kassel                                                              
               Died 27 June 1683 Coln a.d.Spree                                                         
               Married (2) 8 October 1684 Herrenhausen                                                  
               Princess Sophie Charlotte von Hannover, daughter of Ernst                                
               August, Elector of Hannover 1692-1698 and Princess Sofie                                 
               von der Pfalz, Herzogin von Bayern, Pfalzgraefin am Rhein                                 
               Born 20 October 1668 Castle Iburg                                                        
               Died 1 February 1705 Hannover                                                            
               Buried Berlin                                                                            
               Married (3) 28 November 1708 Oranienburg                                                 
               Duchess Sofie Luise von Mecklenburg-Schwerin, daughter of                                
               Friedrich I, Duke von Mecklenburg-Schwerin and Landgr�fin                                
               Christine von Hessen-Homburg                                                             
               Born 16 May 1685 Grabow                                                                  
               Died 29 July 1735 Schwerin                                                               
               Buried Schwerin, St.Nicolaskirche                                                        
                                                                                                        
            4  Markgraefin Amalie von Brandenburg                                                
               Born 19 November 1664 Berlin                                                             
               Died 1 February 1665 Berlin                                                              
                                                                                                        
            5  Markgraf Heinrich von Brandenburg                                                
               Born 19 November 1664 Berlin                                                             
               Died 26 November 1664                                                                    
                                                                                                        
            6  Markgraf Ludwig von Brandenburg                                                  
               Born 28 June 1666 Kleve                                                                  
               Died 28 March 1687 Potsdam                                                               
               Married 7 January 1681 Koenigsberg                                                        
               Princess Louise Radziwill, daughter of Boguslaus, Prince                                 
               Radziwill and Princess Anna Maria Radziwill                                              
               Born 27 February 1667 Koenigsberg                                                         
               Died 25 March 1695 Brieg                                                                 
                         S.P.                                                                           
                                                                                                        
        (2) 7  Markgraf Philipp Wilhelm von Brandenburg-Schwedt                                 
               Born 9 May 1669 Koenigsberg                                                               
               Died 19 December 1711 Schwedt                                                            
               Married 15 January 1699 Oranienbaum                                                      
               Princess Johanne Charlotte von Anhalt-Dessau, daughter of                                
               Johann Georg II, Fuerst von Anhalt-Dessau and Countess                                    
               Henriette Catharina von Nassau                                                           
               Born 6 April 1682 Dessau                                                                 
               Died 31 March 1750 Herford                                                               
                                                                                                        
            8  Markgraefin Marie Amalie von Brandenburg                                          
               Born 26 November 1670 Kolln an der Spree                                                 
               Died 17 November 1739 Castle Schleusingen                                                
               Married (1) 20 August 1687 Potsdam                                                       
               Karl, Hereditary Prince of Mecklenburg-Guestrow, son of                                   
               Gustav Adolf, Duke of Mecklenburg-Guestrow 1654-1695 and                                  
               Princess Magdalene Sibylle von Holstein-Gottorp                                          
               Born 18 November 1664 Guestrow                                                            
               Died 15 March 1688                                                                       
               Married (2) 5 July 1689 Potsdam                                                          
               Moritz Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Zeitz 1681-1718, son of                                     
               Moritz, Duke of Saxe-Zeitz 1650-1681 and Duchess Dorothea                                
               Maria of Saxe-Weimar, Duchess of Saxony                                                  
               Born 12 March 1664 Moritzburg a.d.Elster                                                 
               Died 15 November 1718 Weida                                                              
                                                                                                        
            9  Markgraf Albrecht Friedrich von Brandenburg-Schwedt                              
               Born 14 January 1672 Berlin                                                              
               Died 21 June 1731 Friedrichsfelde                                                        
               Married 30 October 1703 Charlottenburg                                                   
               Princess Marie Dorothea of Kurland, daughter of Friedrich                                
               Casimir, Duke of Kurland 1682-1698 and Countess Sophie                                   
               Amalie von Nassau-Siegen                                                                 
               Born 23 July 1684 Mitau                                                                  
               Died 17 January 1743 Berlin                                                              
                                                                                                        
            10 Markgraf Karl von Brandenburg                                                    
               Born 5 January 1673 Castle Sparenberg, Bielefeld                                         
               Died 23 July 1695 San Germano nr Casal                                                   
               Married 29 May 1695 Castle La Venaria, Torino                                            
               Katharina von Balbiano, daughter of Godfried Alberic von                                 
               Balbiano and Marthe Marie Benso di Cavour                                                
               Born 1670                                                                                
               Died December 1719 Dresden                                                               
                         S.P.                                                                           
                                                                                                        
            11 Markgr�fin Elisabeth Sofie von Brandenburg                                       
               Born 5 April 1674 Kolln a.d.Spree                                                        
               Died 22 November 1748 Romhild                                                            
               Married (1) 29 April 1691                                                                
               Friedrich Casimir, Duke of Kurland 1682-1698, son of Jakob,                              
               Duke of Kurland 1639-1682 and Markgraefin Luise Charlotte                                 
               von Brandenburg                                                                          
               Born 6 July 1650                                                                         
               Died 22 January 1698                                                                     
               Married (2) 30 March 1703 Potsdam                                                        
               Christian Ernst, Markgraf von Brandenburg-Bayreuth                                       
               1655-1712, son of Markgraf Erdmann August von                                            
               Brandenburg-Bayreuth and Markgraefin Sofie von                                            
               Brandenburg-Ansbach                                                                      
               Born 6 August 1644 Castle Bayreuth                                                       
               Died 10 May 1712 Castle Erlangen                                                         
               Married (3) 3 June 1714 Castle Ehrenburg nr Coburg                                       
               Ernst Ludwig I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen 1706-1724, son of                                 
               Bernhard I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen 1680-1706 and Landgrafin                              
               Marie Hedwig von Hessen-Darmstadt                                                        
               Born 7 October 1672 Gotha                                                                
               Died 24 November 1724 Meiningen                                                          
                                                                                                        
            12 Markgraefin Dorothea von Brandenburg                                              
               Born 6 June 1675 Castle Sparenberg                                                       
               Died 11 November 1676 Berlin                                                             
                                                                                                        
            13 Markgraf Christian Ludwig von Brandenburg                                        
               Born 24 May 1677 Berlin                                                                  
               Died 3 September 1734 Castle Malchow                                                     
                                                                                          
                                    Source Listing                                                  
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           Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der                                                           
           Europaeischen Staaten, 4 volumes,                                                         
           Marburg, 1953, 1975.                                                                     
                            by W.K. Prinz von Isenburg                                              
                                                                                                    
           Genealogisches Handbuch des Adels                                                        
           Fuerstliche Hauser                                                                        
                                                                                                    
           Ancestors Juliana, Queen of The Netherlands                                              
           Jaarboek Centraal Bureau Genealogie                                                      
           Den Haag                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
           L'Allemagne dynastique                                                                   
                        by Huberty, Giraud, Magdelaine                                              
                                                                                                    
           The Lineage and Ancestry of                                                              
           H.R.H. Prince Charles, Prince of Wales                                                   
           Edinburgh, 1977.                                                                         
                                       by Gerald Paget  
 

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