BiographyDorothea von Brandenburg was born 9 March 1420 in Berlin, Germany to Friedrich I. von Brandenburg (1372-1440) and Elisabeth von Bayern-Landshut (1383-1442) and died 19 January 1491 in Rehna, Germany of unspecified causes. She married Heinrich IV. zu Mecklenburg (1417-1477) May 1432 . Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Italy, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, Spain, Belarus, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, the Byzantine Empire.
Common ancestors of Dorothea von Brandenburg (1420-1491) and Heinrich IV. zu Mecklenburg (1417-1477)