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Sophie Hedwig (Sachsen-Lauenburg) von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1601 - 1660)

Sophie Hedwig (Sophie Hedwig) von Sachsen-Lauenburg formerly Sachsen-Lauenburg
Born in Lauenburg, Herzogtum Lauenburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germanymap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Glückstadt, Steinburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germanymap
Profile last modified | Created 14 Oct 2013
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European Aristocracy
Sophie Hedwig Sachsen-Lauenburg was a member of the aristocracy in Europe.


Sophie (or Sofie) Hedwig was born 24 May 1601 at Lauenburg, the eighteenth child of Franz II, Herzog (Duke) von Sachsen-Lauenburg, and the thirteenth child with his second wife, Maria, Herzogin von Braunschweig-Lauenburg.[1]

She married on 23 May 1624 at Neuhaus an der Elbe, Philipp, Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Glücksburg.[1]

They had issue 13 or 14 children;

Sophie Hedwig, died 21 February 1660 at Glücksburg,[1] and is buried in the Glücksburg Schlosskirche Gruft (Crypt).[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Schwennicke, Detlev. Europäische Stammtafeln, Neue folge, Band I.2-Premysliden, Askanier, Herzoge von Lothringen, die Häuser Hessen, Württemberg, und Zähringen. Frankfurt am Main: Vittorio Klostermann, 1999. Tafel 198.
  2. van Dam, Marianne, 'Glücksburg Schlosskirche Gruft' in Royalty (travel) Guide. website : viewed 26 September 2017.

See also:

  • Bornefeld, C. (2008). Die Fürsten des Landes: Herzöge und Grafen von Schleswig, Holstein und Lauenburg

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