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Ancestors of a 21st century British family

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  • ID: I29164
  • Name: Dorothea of Brandenburg
  • Sex: F
  • Birth: 1430
  • Death: 10 NOV 1495
  • Note:

    After duke Adolf made Christian promise never to unite Denmark and South Jutland under one sovereign and the national council arranged for Christopher of Bavaria's 18 year old widow, Dorothea of Brandenburg, to get married to Christian of Oldenburg, who was only four years her senior, he could be made king.
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    Dorothea (1431 ? 10 November, 1495), married:
    1. on 12 September 1445 King Christopher III of Denmark;
    2. on 28 October 1449 to King Christian I of Denmark.
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  • Change Date: 12 MAR 2007

    Father: Johann ?The Alchemist? of Brandenburg b: 1406
    Mother: Barbara of Saxony b: 1405

    Marriage 1 Christian I Oldenburg b: 26 FEB 1425 in Oldenburg
    • Married: 28 OCT 1449
    Children
    1. Has Children Margarethe Oldenburg b: 23 JUN 1456 in Copenhagen, Denmark
    2. Has Children Frederik I of Denmark b: 7 OCT 1471