Philipp I. von Hessen was born 13 November 1504 in Marburg, Hesse, Germany to Wilhelm II. von Hessen (1469-1509) and Anna von Mecklenburg (1485-1525) and died 31 March 1567 in Kassel, Hesse, Germany of unspecified causes. He married Christine von Sachsen (1505-1549) 11 December 1523 JL in Dresden, Saxony, Germany. He married Margarete von der Saale (1522-1566) 4 March 1540 JL in Rotenburg an der Fulda, 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, the Czech Republic, Italy, Lithuania, Belarus, Hungary, Switzerland, Spain, the Netherlands, Turkey, England, the Byzantine Empire.


Offspring of Philipp I. von Hessen and Christine von Sachsen (1505-1549)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Agnes von Hessen (1527-1555) 31 May 1527 Marburg, Germany 4 November 1555 Weimar, Germany Moritz von Sachsen (1521-1553)
Johann Friedrich II. von Sachsen (1529-1595)

Anna von Hessen (1529-1591) 26 October 1529 Kassel, Germany 10 July 1591 Meisenheim, Germany Wolfgang von Pfalz-Zweibrücken (1526-1569)

Wilhelm IV. von Hessen-Kassel (1532-1592) 24 June 1532 Kassel, Germany 25 August 1592 Kassel, Germany Sabine von Württemberg (1549-1581)

Philipp Ludwig von Hessen (1534-1535)
Barbara von Hessen (1536-1597) 8 April 1536 Kassel 8 June 1597 Schloß Waldeck Georg I. von Württemberg-Mömpelgard (1498-1558)
Daniel von Waldeck-Wildungen (1530-1577)

Ludwig IV. von Hessen-Marburg (1537-1604)
Elisabeth von Hessen (1539-1582) 13 February 1539 Kassel 14 March 1582 Heidelberg Ludwig VI. von der Pfalz (1539-1583)

Philipp II. von Hessen-Rheinfels (1541-1583)
Christine von Hessen (1543-1604) 29 June 1543 Kassel 13 May 1604 Kiel Adolf von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf (1526-1586)

Georg I. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1547-1596) 10 September 1547 Kassel, Hesse, Germany 7 February 1596 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany Magdalena zur Lippe (1552-1587)
Eleonore von Württemberg (1552-1618)

Offspring of Philipp I. von Hessen and Margarete von der Saale (1522-1566)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Philipp von Dietz (1541-1569)
Hermann von Dietz (1542-1568)
Christophel Ernst von Dietz (1543-1603)
Margarethe von Dietz (1544-1608)
Albrecht von Dietz (1546-1569)
Philipp Konrad von Dietz (1547-1569)
Moritz von Dietz (1553-1575)
Ernst von Dietz (1554-1570)
Anna von Dietz (1557-1558)

Common ancestors of Philipp I. von Hessen (1504-1567) and Christine von Sachsen (1505-1549)

  1. Alexandra of Lithuania (c1368-1434)
  2. Friedrich I. von Sachsen (1370-1428)
  3. Friedrich III von Meißen (1332-1381)
  4. Heinrich I. der Milde von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (c1365-1416)
  5. Katharina von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (c1389-1442)
  6. Katharina von Henneberg (c1332-1397)
  7. Siemowit IV of Mazovia (c1353-1426)
  8. Sophie von Pommern (c1365-1406)

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