Christiana von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg

Brief Life History of Christiana

When Christiana von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg was born on 22 September 1634, in Copenhagen, København, Denmark, her father, Philipp von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, was 50 and her mother, Sophie Hedwig von Sachsen-Lauenburg, was 33. She married Herzog Christian I "der Ältere" von Sachsen-Merseburg on 9 November 1650, in Dresden, Saxony, Germany. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 20 May 1701, in Kreis Delitzsch, Saxony, Germany, at the age of 66, and was buried in Merseburg, Merseburg (Saale), Merseburg-Querfurt, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.

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Herzog Christian I "der Ältere" von Sachsen-Merseburg
Christiana von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Marriage: 9 November 1650
Magdalena Sophgia von Sachsen-Merseburg
Johann Georg von Sachsen-Merseburg
Christian II von Sachsen-Merseburg
August von Sachsen-Merseburg-Zörbig
totgeboren von Sachsen-Merseburg
Philipp von Sachsen-Merseburg-Lauchstatt
Christiane von Sachsen Princess of Saxe-Merseburg
Sofia Edviges De Saxe-Merseburgo
Henry Duke Of Saxe-Spremberg
Moritz von Sachsen-Merseburg
Sibylle Marie von Sachsen-Merseburg

Sources (5)

  • Christina von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Princess
  • Christiana

World Events (1)

1701 · Oldest Naval Academy in the World

The Royal Danish Naval Academy was established in 1701 to educate then commission all officers into the Royal Danish Navy. It is the oldest, still-existing, officers' academy in the world.

Name Meaning

Altered form of Welsh Vaughan .

Chinese: variant of Wong .

Cambodian: written វ៉ុន, unexplained.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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She is my great great great great grandmother

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