Jakob Kettler von Kurland, Herzog von Kurland, was born 7 November 1610 in Kuldiga, Latvia to Wilhelm Kettler (1574-1640) and Sophie von Preußen (1582-1610) and died 1 January 1682 in Yelgava, Latvia of unspecified causes. He married Luise Charlotte von Brandenburg (1617-1676) 9 October 1645 in Königsberg, Russia. 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 Russia, Germany, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Belgium, France, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Poland, Austria, Lithuania, Belarus, Bohemia, Switzerland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Italy, Ukraine, the Netherlands, Portugal, England, Turkey.
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Offspring of Jakob Kettler, Herzog von Kurland and Luise Charlotte von Brandenburg (1617-1676)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Luise Elisabeth von Kurland (1646-1690) 12 August 1646 Mitau 16 December 1690 Weferlingen Friedrich II. von Hessen-Homburg (1633-1708)

Amalia von Kurland (1653-1711) 12 June 1653 Mitau 16 June 1711 Weilmünster Karl von Hessen-Kassel (1654-1730)

Friedrich II. Kasimir Kettler von Kurland (1650-1698) 6 July 1650 22 January 1698 Sophie Amalie von Nassau-Siegen (1650-1688)
Elisabeth Sophie von Brandenburg-Schwedt (1674-1748)

Wladislaus Ludwig Friedrich Kettler von Kurland (1647-1648)
Christine Sofie von Kurland (1649-1651)
Charlotte Sofie von Kurland (1651-1728)
Karl Jakob Kettler von Kurland (1654-1677)
Ferdinand Kettler von Kurland (1655-1737)
Alexander Kettler von Kurland (1658-1686)

Common ancestors of Jakob Kettler von Kurland (1610-1682) and Luise Charlotte von Brandenburg (1617-1676)

  1. Albrecht Friedrich von Preußen (1553-1618)
  2. Albrecht von Brandenburg-Ansbach (1490-1568)
  3. Anna Maria von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1532-1568)
  4. Anna of Bohemia and Hungary (1503-1547)
  5. Elisabeth of Denmark (1485-1555)
  6. Elisabeth von Brandenburg (1510-1558)
  7. Erich I. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1470-1540)
  8. Ferdinand I of the Holy Roman Empire (1503-1564)
  9. Friedrich II. von Brandenburg-Ansbach-Kulmbach (1460-1536)
  10. Joachim I. Nestor von Brandenburg (1484-1535)
  11. Johann III. von Kleve (1490-1539)
  12. Maria von Jülich (1491-1543)
  13. Maria von Österreich (1531-1581)
  14. Marie Eleonore von Jülich-Kleve-Berg (1550-1608)
  15. Sofia of Poland (1464-1512)
  16. Wilhelm von Jülich-Kleve-Berg (1516-1592)

Noteworthy descendants include

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

Footnotes (including sources)

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