Katherina Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Lüneburg

Brief Life History of Katherina Elisabeth

When Katherina Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Lüneburg was born in 1367, in Wolfenbüttel, Wolfenbüttel, Brunswick, Germany, her father, Herzog Magnus II, " Torquatus" von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, was 39 and her mother, Catherine of Anhalt-Bernburg, was 35. She married Gerhard VI Count of Holstein-Rendsburg in 1395. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 3 April 1423, in Wolfenbüttel, Brunswick, Germany, at the age of 56, and was buried in Hanover, Prussia, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Gerhard VI Count of Holstein-Rendsburg
Katherina Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Lüneburg
Marriage: 1395
Heinrich IV, Count Of Holstein
Johann Count Of Oldenburg
Ingeborg, Countess Of Holstein
Helvig of Schauenburg
Anna Countess Of Oldenburg
Adolf von Schleswig VIII
Gerhard von Holstein-Schauenburg VII

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Katherine Elizabeth of Brunswick - death:
  • Runeberg Elisabeth
  • Legacy NFS Source: Katherine Elizabeth of Brunswick - death:

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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