DNA Ancestors View for Hedwig (Brandenburg) Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel

Here is how Hedwig (Brandenburg) Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel inherited her xDNA X chromosome and mtDNA mitochondrial DNA. (For auDNA autosomal DNA see Hedwig's full family tree.)   more information Help



Mitochondrial DNA

Mitochondrial DNA is passed down from mother to child. Here are Hedwig's direct maternal line ancestors.   more information Help

Jadwiga Jagiellonka descendants (15 Mar 1513 - 07 Feb 1573)
  Borbála Szapolyay descendants (1495 - 02 Oct 1515)
    Jadwiga Piast descendants (abt 1469 - 06 Apr 1521)
      Anna Piast descendants (aft 1446 - aft 1477)
        [Third Great-Grandmother Unknown]
          [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              [Sixth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
                [Seventh Great-Grandmother Unknown]

X Chromosome

Males inherit one X chromosome from their mother. Females inherit one from their mother and one from their father. Here are seven generations of ancestors who could have contributed to Hedwig's X DNA and their approximate average percentage of contribution. These are adapted from Blaine Bettinger's X-DNA charts.   more information Help

  50% — Joachim Hector Hohenzollern descendants (13 Jan 1505 - 03 Jan 1571)
    50% — Elisabeth Oldenburg descendants (24 Jun 1485 - 10 Jun 1555)
      25% — Johannes Oldenburg descendants (abt 02 Feb 1454 - abt 20 Feb 1512)
        25% — Dorothea Brandenburg-Kulmbach descendants (1430 - 10 Nov 1495)
          12.5% — Johann Hohenzollern descendants (1406 - 16 Nov 1464)
            12.5% — Elisabeth Wittelsbach descendants (1383 - abt 1442)
              6.25% — Friedrich Wittelsbach descendants (abt 1339 - 04 Dec 1393)
              6.25% — Maddalena Visconti descendants (abt 1366 - 24 Aug 1404)
          12.5% — Barbara Sachsen descendants (1405 - 10 Oct 1465)
            6.25% — Rudolph Aschersleben descendants (abt 1367 - 09 Jun 1419)
              6.25% — Cecilia Carrara descendants (1356 - )
            6.25% — Barbara Liegnitz descendants (aft 1372 - 09 May 1430)
              3.125% — Ruprecht Liegnitz descendants (1342 - 09 Jan 1408)
              3.125% — Hedwig Glogau Sagan descendants (1348 - 27 Mar 1390)
      25% — Christine Wettin descendants (25 Dec 1461 - 08 Dec 1521)
        12.5% — Ernst Wettin descendants (24 Mar 1441 - 26 Aug 1486)
          12.5% — Margarethe Österreich descendants (abt 1416 - 12 Dec 1486)
            6.25% — Ernst Habsburg descendants (1377 - 10 Jun 1424)
              6.25% — Verde Visconti descendants (1352 - 11 Mar 1414)
            6.25% — Cymbarka Piast descendants (abt 1394 - 28 Sep 1429)
              3.125% — Siemowit Piast descendants (1350 - abt 1426)
              3.125% — Aleksandra Lietuvos descendants (1365 - 19 Jun 1434)
        12.5% — Elisabeth Wittelsbach descendants (02 Feb 1443 - 05 Mar 1484)
          6.25% — Albrecht Wittelsbach descendants (27 Mar 1401 - 29 Feb 1460)
            6.25% — Elisabetta Visconti descendants (abt 1374 - 02 Feb 1432)
              3.125% — Bernabò Visconti descendants (abt 1319 - 19 Dec 1385)
              3.125% — Beatrice Regina Scala descendants (1331 - 18 Jun 1384)
          6.25% — Anna Braunschweig-Grubenhagen descendants (abt 1420 - 1495)
            3.125% — Erich Braunschweig-Grubenhagen descendants (abt 1373 - 28 May 1427)
              3.125% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            3.125% — [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              1.5625% — [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              1.5625% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
  50% — Jadwiga Jagiellonka descendants (15 Mar 1513 - 07 Feb 1573)
    25% — Zygmunt Jagiello descendants (01 Jan 1467 - 01 Apr 1548)
      25% — Elisabeth Habsburg descendants (aft 1436 - 30 Aug 1505)
        12.5% — Albrecht Hapsburg descendants (abt 16 Aug 1397 - abt 27 Oct 1439)
          12.5% — Johanna Sophia van Beieren Straubing descendants (13 Sep 1377 - 15 Nov 1410)
            6.25% — Albrecht Wittelsbach descendants (25 Jul 1336 - 13 Dec 1404)
              6.25% — Margaretha Hainault descendants (abt 1311 - 23 Jun 1356)
            6.25% — Margareta Piast descendants (abt 1342 - 26 Feb 1386)
              3.125% — Ludwig Piast descendants (aft 1313 - Dec 1398)
              3.125% — Agnes Piast descendants (aft 1312 - Jul 1362)
        12.5% — Eliska Luxembourg descendants (07 Oct 1409 - 19 Dec 1442)
          6.25% — Sigismund Luxembourg descendants (14 Feb 1368 - 09 Dec 1437)
            6.25% — Elisabeth Pommern descendants (abt 1346 - abt 1393)
              3.125% — Bogusław Gryf descendants (1318 - abt 1373)
              3.125% — Elżbieta Piast descendants (1327 - 1361)
          6.25% — Barbara Von Cilli descendants (abt 1392 - abt 1451)
            3.125% — Hermann Von Cilli II descendants (1365 - 13 Oct 1435)
              3.125% — Katarina Kotromanić descendants (1343 - 1396)
            3.125% — Anna Schaunberg descendants (1358 - 1396)
              1.5625% — Heinrich Schaunberg descendants (abt 1330 - 09 Oct 1390)
              1.5625% — Ursula Görz descendants (1348 - 1383)
    25% — Borbála Szapolyay descendants (1495 - 02 Oct 1515)
      12.5% — István Szapolyay descendants (bef 1451 - 25 Dec 1499)
        12.5% — [Second Great-Grandmother Unknown]
          6.25% — [Third Great-Grandfather Unknown]
            6.25% — [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              3.125% — [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              3.125% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
          6.25% — [Third Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            3.125% — [Fourth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              3.125% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            3.125% — [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              1.5625% — [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              1.5625% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
      12.5% — Jadwiga Piast descendants (abt 1469 - 06 Apr 1521)
        6.25% — Premislaw Piast descendants ( - 1477)
          6.25% — Euphemia Piast descendants (abt 1395 - 1447)
            3.125% — Siemowit Piast descendants (1350 - abt 1426)
              3.125% — Eufemie Přemyslovna descendants (1319 - 1362)
            3.125% — Aleksandra Lietuvos descendants (1365 - 19 Jun 1434)
              1.5625% — Algirdas Gediminaitis descendants (abt 1296 - May 1377)
              1.5625% — Ульяна Александровна Aleksandrovna of Tver descendants (1331 - 1392)
        6.25% — Anna Piast descendants (aft 1446 - aft 1477)
          3.125% — Bolesław Piast descendants (bef 1421 - 10 Sep 1454)
            3.125% — Anna Fiodorówna Giedyminowicz descendants ( - 25 May 1458)
              1.5625% — Фёдар Альгердавіч Гедзімінавіч descendants (aft 1324 - bef 1400)
              1.5625% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
          3.125% — [Third Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            1.5625% — [Fourth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              1.5625% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
            1.5625% — [Fourth Great-Grandmother Unknown]
              .78125% — [Fifth Great-Grandfather Unknown]
              .78125% — [Fifth Great-Grandmother Unknown]

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