Christina von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf was born 13 April 1573 in Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany to Adolf von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf (1526-1586) and Christine von Hessen (1543-1604) and died 8 December 1625 in Mariefred, Sweden of unspecified causes. She married Karl IX of Sweden (1550-1611) 8 July 1592 . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Poland, Austria, Lithuania, Belarus, Bohemia, Belgium, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Hungary, Spain, the Netherlands, Turkey, England, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.


Offspring of Christina von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf and Karl IX of Sweden (1550-1611)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Christina of Sweden (1593-1594)
Gustav II Adolf of Sweden (1594-1632) 9 December 1594 Stockholm, Sweden 6 November 1632 Lützen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Maria Eleonora von Brandenburg (1599-1655)

Maria Elizabeth of Sweden (1596-1618)
Charles Philip of Sweden (1601-1622)

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