Quantcast
EOHEP
174 views this week
Elisabeth of Hesse, Electress Palatine

Elisabeth of Hesse, Electress Palatine

Electress palatine by marriage
The basics
Quick Facts
Intro Electress palatine by marriage
Gender female
Birth 13 February 1539 (Kassel, Kassel Government Region, Hesse, Germany)
Death 14 March 1582 (Heidelberg, Karlsruhe Government Region, Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Star sign Aquarius
Family
Mother: Christine of Saxony
Father: Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse
Siblings: George ILandgrave of Hesse-DarmstadtPhilip IILandgrave of Hesse-RheinfelsLouis IVLandgrave of Hesse-MarburgWilliam IVLandgrave of Hesse-KasselChristine of HesseBarbara of HesseAgnes of HesseAnna of Hesse
Spouse: Louis VI
Children: Maria of the Palatinate-SimmernFrederick IV, Elector Palatine
The details
Biography

Elisabeth of Hesse (13 February 1539 – 14 March 1582) was a German noblewoman.

She was a daughter of Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse and Christine of Saxony, daughter of George, Duke of Saxony.

On 8 July 1560 she married Louis VI, Elector Palatine. They had the following children:

  1. Anna Marie (1561–1589), married Charles IX of Sweden
  2. Elisabeth (15 June – 2 November 1562)
  3. Dorothea Elisabeth (12 January – 7 March 1565)
  4. Dorothea (1566–1567)
  5. Frederick Philip (19 October 1567 – 14 November 1568)
  6. Johann Friedrich (died within a month of birth)
  7. Ludwig (died within three months of birth)
  8. Katharina (1572–1586)
  9. Christine (1573–1619)
  10. Frederick (1574–1610), succeeded as Elector Palatine
  11. Philip (4 May 1575 – 9 August 1575)
  12. Elisabeth (1576–1577)

Ancestors

Elisabeth of Hesse, Electress Palatine
House of Hesse
Born: 13 February 1539 Died: 14 March 1582
Preceded by
Amalia of Neuenahr
Electress Palatine
1576–1582
Succeeded by
Anne of Ostfriesland


The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
comments so far.
Comments
References
https://deepl.com
https://translate.google.com/
https://translate.google.com/translate?&u=https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elisabeth+von+Hessen+(1539%E2%80%931582)&sl=de&tl=en&prev=_t&hl=en
https://d-nb.info/gnd/120119153
https://viaf.org/viaf/74675785
https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q441962
https://www.worldcat.org/identities/containsVIAFID/74675785
arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up arrow-down instagram whatsapp myspace quora soundcloud spotify tumblr vk website youtube stumbleupon comments comments pandora gplay iheart tunein pandora gplay iheart tunein itunes