Prinzessin Dorothea von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg

Brief Life History of Dorothea

When Prinzessin Dorothea von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg was born on 9 October 1636, in Glücksburg (Ostsee), Schleswig-Flensburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, her father, Philipp von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, was 52 and her mother, Sophie Hedwig von Sachsen-Lauenburg, was 35. She married Christian Ludwig von Braunschweig Lüneburg Sol Welf Herzog, Fürst zu Calenberg und Lüneburg on 9 October 1653, in Hanover, Prussia, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 6 August 1689, in Karlovy Vary, Czechia, at the age of 52, and was buried in Berlin, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Friedrich Wilhelm I von Brandenburg
1620–1688
Prinzessin Dorothea von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
1636–1689
Marriage: 13 June 1668
Philpp Wilhelm von Hohenzollern Markgraf von Brandenburg-Schwedt
1669–1711
Maria Amalia von Hohenzollern Prinzessin von Brandenburg
1670–1739
Albrecht Friedrich von Hohenzollern Markgraf von Brandenburg-Schwedt
1672–1731
Markgräfin Elisabeth Sophie von Brandenburg
1674–1748
Dorothea von Hohenzollern
1675–1676
King Ludwig Christian von Hohenzollern Markgraf von Brandenburg
1677–1734
Charles Louis Brandenburg
1677–1734

Sources (8)

  • Dorothea von Schleswig-Holstein, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Kirchenbuch; ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSWX-Y4X?cc=3015626
  • Web: International, Find A Grave Index

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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