Elisabeth von Brandenburg was born 24 August 1510 in Berlin, Germany to Joachim I. Nestor von Brandenburg (1484-1535) and Elisabeth of Denmark (1485-1555) and died 27 May 1558 in Ilmenau, Thuringia, Germany of unspecified causes. She married Erich I. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1470-1540) 26 February 1525 JL in Berlin, Germany. 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, Denmark, France, the United Kingdom, Austria, Italy, Switzerland, Spain, Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, Belgium, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Lithuania, the Czech Republic, Belarus, the Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.


Offspring of Elisabeth von Brandenburg and Erich I. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1470-1540)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (c1526-1566)
Erich II. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1528-1584) 10 August 1528 Berlin, Germany 17 November 1584 Pavia, Italy Sidonie von Sachsen (1518-1575)
Dorothée de Lorraine (1545-1621)

Anna Maria von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1532-1568) 23 April 1532 20 March 1568 Schloß Neuhausen Albrecht von Brandenburg-Ansbach (1490-1568)

Katharine von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1534-1559)

Common ancestors of Elisabeth von Brandenburg (1510-1558) and Erich I. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1470-1540)

  1. Elisabeth von Bayern-Landshut (1383-1442)
  2. Elisabeth von Meißen (1329-1375)
  3. Frederick II. von Bayern-Landshut (1339-1393)
  4. Friedrich I. von Brandenburg (1372-1440)
  5. Friedrich V. von Nürnberg (1333-1398)
  6. Heinrich I. der Milde von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (c1365-1416)
  7. Maddalena Visconti (c1366-1404)
  8. Sophie von Pommern (c1365-1406)

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