Dorothea von Schwarzburg-Sondershausen was born 23 August 1579 in Sondershausen to Johann Günther I. von Schwarzburg-Sondershausen (1532-1586) and Anna von Oldenburg (1539-1579) and died 5 July 1639 in Sondershausen of unspecified causes. She married Alexander von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1573-1627) 26 December 1604 in Oldenburg. 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, the Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Lithuania, Italy, Hungary, Switzerland, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.


Offspring of Dorothea von Schwarzburg-Sondershausen and Alexander von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1573-1627)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Johann Christian von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Franzhagen (1607-1653) 26 May 1607 Beck 28 July 1653 Sønderborg Anna von Oldenburg (1605-1668)

Alexander Heinrich von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Silesia (1608-1667)
Ernst Günther von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg (1609-1689) 14 October 1609 Beck 18 January 1689 Augustenburg Auguste von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (1633-1701)

Georg Friedrich von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1611-1676)
August Philipp von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck (1612-1675) 15 November 1612 Sonderborg, Denmark 6 May 1675 Beck Castle, Löhne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany Klara von Oldenburg (1606-1647)
Sidonie von Oldenburg (1611-1650)
Marie Sibylle von Nassau-Saarbrücken (1628-1699)

Adolf von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1613-1616)
Anna Elisabeth von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1615-1616)
Wilhelm Anton von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1616-1616)
Eleonore Sabine von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1619-1619)
Philipp Ludwig von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Wiesenburg (1620-1689)
Sofie Katharine von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1617-1696)

Common ancestors of Dorothea von Schwarzburg-Sondershausen (1579-1639) and Alexander von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1573-1627)

  1. Adelheid von Pommern (1410-aft1445)
  2. Bernhard II. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (c1385-1463)
  3. Dietrich von Oldenburg (1390-1444)
  4. Dorothea von Brandenburg (1446-1519)
  5. Elisabeth zu Stolberg-Wernigerode (-c1520)
  6. Erich II. von Pommern-Wolgast (1425-1474)
  7. Friedrich II. von Brandenburg (1413-1471)
  8. Heilwig von Schleswig-Holstein (c1400-c1436)
  9. Heinrich I. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1463-1514)
  10. Johann V. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1439-1507)
  11. Katharina von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1488-1563)
  12. Katharina von Pommern (1465-1526)
  13. Katharina von Sachsen (1421-1476)
  14. Magnus I. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1470-1543)
  15. Sophia von Pommern (c1435-1497)
  16. Wilhelm II. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (c1425-1503)

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