Elisabeth von Hessen was born 13 February 1539 in Kassel to Philipp I. von Hessen (1504-1567) and Christine von Sachsen (1505-1549) and died 14 March 1582 in Heidelberg of unspecified causes. She married Ludwig VI. von der Pfalz (1539-1583) 8 July 1560 JL in Marburg. 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, Poland, Austria, Switzerland, Lithuania, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Italy, Belarus, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Hungary, the Netherlands, Spain, Turkey, England, the Byzantine Empire.


Offspring of Ludwig VI. von der Pfalz and Elisabeth von Hessen (1539-1582)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Anna Maria von der Pfalz (1561-1589) 24 July 1561 Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany 29 July 1589 Eskilstuna, Sweden Karl IX of Sweden (1550-1611)

Elisabeth von der Pfalz (1562-12)
Dorothea Elisabeth von der Pfalz (1565-1565)
Dorothea von der Pfalz (1566-1568)
Friedrich Philipp von der Pfalz (1567-1568)
Johann Friedrich von der Pfalz (1569-1569)
Ludwig von der Pfalz (1570-1571)
Katharine von der Pfalz (1572-1586)
Christine von der Pfalz (1573-21)
Friedrich IV. von der Pfalz (1574-1610) 5 March 1574 Amberg 19 September 1610 Heidelberg Louise Juliana van Nassau (1576-1644)

Philipp von der Pfalz (1575-1575)
Elisabeth von der Pfalz (1576-1577)

Common ancestors of Elisabeth von Hessen (1539-1582) and Ludwig VI. von der Pfalz (1539-1583)

  1. Albrecht II von Habsburg (1397-1439)
  2. Casimir IV of Poland (1427-1492)
  3. Cymburgis of Mazovia (c1394-1429)
  4. Elisabeth von Bayern-Landshut (1383-1442)
  5. Elisabeth von Habsburg (1436-1505)
  6. Elisabeth von Habsburg (1437-1505)
  7. Elisabeth von Luxemburg (1409-1442)
  8. Ernst von Habsburg (1377-1424)
  9. Friedrich I. von Brandenburg (1372-1440)
  10. Friedrich II. von Sachsen (1412-1464)
  11. Margarete von Österreich (c1416-1486)
  12. Wladyslaw II Jagiellon (c1362-1434)

Noteworthy descendants include

  1. Marie Luise von Hessen-Kassel (1688-1765)

Footnotes (including sources)



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