Frederik of Denmark was born 11 October 1753 in Christiansborg Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark to Frederik V of Denmark (1723-1766) and Juliana Maria von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1729-1796) and died 7 December 1805 in Amalienborg Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark of unspecified causes. He married Sophie Friederike von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1758-1794) 21 October 1774 in Copenhagen, Denmark. 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), Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Willem van Oranje (1533-1584), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from Denmark, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Russia, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Belgium, Poland, the Netherlands, Austria, Lithuania, Belarus, Bohemia, Switzerland, Italy, Ukraine, Slovakia, Slovenia, Portugal, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.


Offspring of Frederik of Denmark and Sophie Friederike von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1758-1794)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Christian VIII of Denmark (1786-1848) 18 September 1786 Christiansborg Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark 20 January 1848 Amalienborg Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark Charlotte Friederike von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1784-1840)
Karoline Amalie von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg (1796-1881)

Juliane Sofie of Denmark (1788-1850)
Louise Charlotte of Denmark (1789-1864) 30 October 1789 28 March 1864 Wilhelm X. von Hessen-Kassel-Rumpenheim (1787-1867)

Ferdinand of Denmark (1792-1863)

Common ancestors of Frederik of Denmark (1753-1805) and Sophie Friederike von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1758-1794)

  1. Eleonore Marie von Anhalt-Bernburg (1600-1657)
  2. Friedrich III. von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf (1597-1659)
  3. Gustav Adolf von Mecklenburg-Güstrow (1633-1695)
  4. Johann Albrecht II. von Mecklenburg-Güstrow (1590-1636)
  5. Magdalene Sibylle von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf (1631-1719)
  6. Marie Elisabeth von Sachsen (1610-1684)

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