Dorothea (Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg) von Brandenburg

Dorothea Sophie (Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg) von Brandenburg (1636 - 1689)

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Dorothea Sophie "Kurfürstin von Brandenburg" von Brandenburg formerly Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg aka von Braunschweig-Lüneburg
Born in Glücksburg, Schleswig-Flensburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Deutschlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Groningen, Groningen, Groningen, Netherlandsmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Karlsbad (Karlovy Vary), Čechy, Česká republikamap
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Categories: House of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg | House of Hohenzollern-Brandenburg | House of Hohenzollern.

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Dorothea (Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg) von Brandenburg is a member of the House of Hohenzollern.


Dorothea Sophie von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Electress of Brandenburg, was born on September 28, 1636. She was the daughter of Philipp, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, and Sophie Hedwig von Sachsen-Lauenburg. She died on August 6, 1689.

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On October 9, 1653, Dorothea married Christian Ludwig, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg. They had no children and on March 15, 1665 her husband died.

On June 14, 1668 Dorothea married Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg and Duke of Prussia. They had 7 children:

  • Philipp Wilhelm
  • Maria Amalia
  • Albrecht Friedrich
  • Karl Philipp
  • Elisabeth Sophie
  • Dorothea
  • Christian Ludwig


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