Friedrich I. Hohenzollern von Brandenburg, Kurfürst von Brandenburg, Burggraf von Nürnberg, Markgraf von Brandenburg-Ansbach, Markgraf von Brandenburg-Kulmbach, was born 21 September 1372 in Nürnberg, Bavaria, Germany to Friedrich V. von Nürnberg (1333-1398) and Elisabeth von Meißen (1329-1375) and died 21 September 1440 in Kadolzburg, Bavaria, Germany of unspecified causes. He married Elisabeth von Bayern-Landshut (1383-1442) 18 September 1401 JL in Schongau, Bavaria, 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, France, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, Belarus, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, Italy.


Offspring of Friedrich I. von Brandenburg and Elisabeth von Bayern-Landshut (1383-1442)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Elisabeth von Brandenburg (1403-1449) 1403 21 October 1449 Louis II of Brzeg (c1383-1436)
Wenceslaus I of Cieszyn

Johann der Alchimist von Brandenburg-Kulmbach (1406-1464) 1406 16 November 1464 Baiersdorf, Germany Barbara von Sachsen-Wittenberg (1405-1465)

Cäcilie von Brandenburg (c1407-1449) 1407 4 January 1449 Wilhelm I. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1392-1482)

Barbara von Brandenburg (c1409-?)
Margarete von Brandenburg (c1410-1465)
Magdalene von Brandenburg (c1412-1454) 1412 27 October 1454 Scharnebeck Friedrich II. der Fromme von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (c1408-1478)

Friedrich II. von Brandenburg (1413-1471) 19 November 1413 Tangermünde, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany 10 February 1471 Neustadt an der Aisch, Bavaria, Germany Katharina von Sachsen (1421-1476)

Albrecht III. Achilles von Brandenburg (1414-1486) 9 November 1414 Tangermünde, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany 11 March 1486 Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany Margarete von Baden (1431-1457)
Anna von Sachsen (1437-1512)

Sofie von Brandenburg (1416-1416)
Dorothea von Brandenburg (1420-1491) 9 March 1420 Berlin, Germany 19 January 1491 Rehna, Germany Heinrich IV. zu Mecklenburg (1417-1477)

Friedrich III. von Brandenburg (1424-1463) 1424 6 October 1463 Tangermünde, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Agnes von Pommern (c1436-1512)
Friedrich I. von Brandenburg (1372-1440)
Born: 21 September 1371 Died: 20 September 1440
German nobility
Preceded by
Frederick V
Burgrave of Nuremberg
as Frederick VI

with John III (1397–1420)
Burgraviate abolished
Titular title remained held
by Elector of Brandenburg
New title
Division of inheritance
from Frederick V
Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach
Succeeded by
Albert Achilles
Preceded by
Elector of Brandenburg
Succeeded by
Frederick II
Margrave of Brandenburg
Succeeded by
John the Alchemist
Preceded by
John III
Margrave of Brandenburg-Kulmbach

Common ancestors of Friedrich I. von Brandenburg (1372-1440) and Elisabeth von Bayern-Landshut (1383-1442)

  1. Agnes von der Pfalz (c1201-1267)
  2. Albrecht I. der Große von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1236-1279)
  3. Alessia del Monferrato (c1237-1285)
  4. Beatrix of Glogow (1290-1322)
  5. Gertrud Anna von Hohenberg (c1225-1281)
  6. Henry III of Glogow (c1255-1309)
  7. Konrad I of Glogow (c1230-1274)
  8. Ludwig II von Wittelsbach (1229-1294)
  9. Ludwig II. von Bayern (1229-1294)
  10. Ludwig IV. von Wittelsbach (1282-1347)
  11. Mathilde von Habsburg (c1252-1304)
  12. Mechthild von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (c1275-1318)
  13. Otto II. von Bayern (1206-1253)
  14. Rudolf I von Habsburg (1218-1291)
  15. Salomea of Poznań (c1225-c1267)

second cousin

Footnotes (including sources)

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