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Elisabeth von Hessen-Kassel (Brabant-Lothringen, Hessen), Pfalzgräfin zu Simmern und Kurfürstin von der Pfalz

Birthplace: Kassel, Hessen, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: Died in Heidelberg, Pfalz, Baden, Deutschland(HRR)
Place of Burial: Heidelberg, Baden, Deutschland(HRR)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Philipp I "the Magnanimous", Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel and Christina von Sachsen, Landgräfin zu Hessen
Wife of Ludwig av Pfalz, VI and Ludvig VI, Kurfürst von der Pfalz
Mother of Maria, Hertiginna av Södermanland; Friedrich IV, Kurfürst von der Pfalz and Marie Christine von der Pfalz
Sister of Agnes von Hessen, Kurfürstin zu Sachsen, Herzogin zu Sachsen-Coburg-Eisenach; Anna von Hessen, Pfalzgräfin und Herzogin von der Pfalz-Zweibrücken; William IV, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel; Barbara von Hessen-Kassel, Gräfin zu Württemberg-Montbéliard, Gräfin zu Waldeck-Wildung; Ludwig IV "der Ältere" von Hessen-Marburg, Landgraf and 4 others
Half sister of Philipp von Hessen, Graf von Dietz; Herman von Hessen, Graf von Dietz; Christoph Ernst von Hessen, Graf von Dietz; Margarethe von Hessen, Gräfin von Dietz, Gräfin von Eberstein; Albrecht von Hessen, Graf von Dietz and 4 others

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About Elisabeth von Hessen-Kassel, Kurfürstin von der Pfalz


-------------------- Elisabeth of Hesse

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

For other uses, see Elisabeth of Hesse (disambiguation).

Elisabeth of Hesse (13 February 1539 – 14 March 1582) was a German noblewoman.

She was a daughter of Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse and Christine of Saxony, daughter of George, Duke of Saxony.

On 8 July 1560 she married Louis VI, Elector Palatine. They had the following children:

Anna Marie (1561-1589), married Charles IX of Sweden

Elisabeth (15 June - 2 November 1562)

Dorothea Elisabeth (12 January - 7 March 1565)

Dorothea (1566-1567)

Frederick Philip (19 October 1567 – 14 November 1568)

Johann Friedrich (died within a month of birth)

Ludwig (died within three months of birth)

Katharina (1572-1586)

Christine (1573-1619)

Frederick (1574-1610), succeeded as Elector Palatine

Philip (4 May 1575 - 9 August 1575)

Elisabeth (1576-1577)


As a matrilineal relative of Elisabeth of Luxembourg and ultimately of Nicholas II of Russia, she and all her female-line descendants are members of mitochondrial haplogroup T.

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Elisabeth von Hessen-Kassel, Kurfürstin von der Pfalz's Timeline

February 13, 1539
Kassel, Hessen, Deutschland(HRR)
July 24, 1561
Age 22
Heidelberg, Pfalz, Deutschland(HRR)
March 5, 1574
Age 35
Amberg, Oberpfalz, Pfalz, Deutschland(HRR)
March 21, 1582
Age 43
Heidelberg, Baden, Deutschland(HRR)
March 24, 1582
Age 43
Heidelberg, Pfalz, Baden, Deutschland(HRR)