Herzogin Hedwig von Schlesien-Münsterberg

Brief Life History of Hedwig

When Herzogin Hedwig von Schlesien-Münsterberg was born on 12 June 1508, in Oels, Silesia, Prussia, Germany, her father, Herzog Karl I. von Münsterberg-Oels, Graf von Glatz, was 32 and her mother, Anna von Schlesien, was 29. She had at least 2 daughters with George "the Pius" von Brandenburg-Ansbach. She died on 28 November 1531, in Legnica, Lower Silesia, Poland, at the age of 23, and was buried in Silesia, Prussia, Germany.

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George "the Pius" von Brandenburg-Ansbach
1484–1543
Herzogin Hedwig von Schlesien-Münsterberg
1508–1531
Anna Maria von Hohenzollern
1526–1589
Sabine von Hohenzollern
1529–1575

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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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