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Maria von Jülich-Berg, Herzögin von Jülich-Berg

Birthplace: Jülich, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Death: Died in Büderich, Neuss, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Wilhelm IV, Duke of Jülich-Berg and Sibylle von Brandenburg, Herzogin zu Jülich-Berg, Gräfin zu Ravensberg
Wife of Johann III "the Peaceful", Duke of Cleves
Mother of Sybille von Jülich-Kleve-Berg, Kurfürstin zu Sachsen; Anne of Cleves, Queen consort of England; Wilhelm V "the Rich", Duke of Jülich, Cleves & Berg; Amalia of Cleves and Anna Tudor
Half sister of Jacob von Berg

Managed by: Hannelore Caulk Scheu
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About Maria, Duchess of Jülich-Berg

Maria of Jülich-Berg

Maria of Jülich-Berg (3 August 1491 - 29 August 1543), was born in Jülich, the daughter of Wilhelm IV, Duke of Jülich-Berg and Sibylle of Brandenburg. She married John III, Duke of Cleves in 1509, by whom she had three daughters and a son. She became heiress to her father's estates of Jülich, Berg and Ravensberg. Her second eldest daughter, Anne of Cleves was the fourth wife of King Henry VIII and as such, Queen consort of England from 6 January 1540 to 9 July 1540.

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Maria, Duchess of Jülich-Berg's Timeline

August 3, 1491
Jülich, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
January 17, 1512
Age 20
Düsseldorf, Jülich-Kleve-Berg, Deutschland(HRR)
September 22, 1515
Age 24
Düsseldorf, Duchy of Berg, Holy Roman Empire
Age 23
July 28, 1516
Age 25
Düsseldorf, Jülich-Kleve-Berg, Deutschland(HRR)
Age 25
August 29, 1543
Age 52
Büderich, Neuss, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany