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Margaret of Saxony Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg

4 August 1469–7 December 1528 (Age 59)
Meißen, Saxony, Germany

The Life Summary of Margaret of Saxony

When Margaret of Saxony Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg was born on 4 August 1469, in Meißen, Saxony, Germany, her father, Ernst von Sachsen, was 28 and her mother, Elisabeth of Bavaria, Electress of Wittelsbach von Bayern, was 26. She married Duke Henry The Middle of Brunswick-Lüneburg on 27 February 1487. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 7 December 1528, in Weimar, Thuringia, Germany, at the age of 59, and was buried in Weimar, Thuringia, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Duke Henry The Middle of Brunswick-Lüneburg
Margaret of Saxony Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg
Marriage: 27 February 1487
Anne von Braunschweig-Lüneburg
Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Lüneburg
Otto III, Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg
Duke Ernest I The Confessor von Braunschweig-Lüneburg
Apollonia von Braunschweig-Lüneburg
Anna von Braunschweig Lüneburg
Franz Welf von Braunschweig-Lüneburg

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 February 1487
  • Children


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    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Korean Kyong, Kyong Suk, Young, Chae, Chi Young, Hang, Kil, Rin, Sang Hun, Chang, Chong, Insoo, Kum, Sun Young, Yom, Young Hwan. Cambodian Kiwan, Oeurn, Phoeun, Pich, Saroeuth, Seung, Sophath, Sophea, Yoeun, Phan, Son. Indian Shanti, Harendra.Indian (Uttar Pradesh): Brahmin name, from Sanskrit om, the Hindu sacred and mystic syllable uttered at the beginning of prayers.Cambodian: written ឱម, corresponding to the exclamation of solemn affirmation, of Sanskrit origin (see 1 above), chanted by Buddhist monks.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (3)

    • Margarethe von Sachsen, "Find A Grave Index"
    • Margaretha Schöne im Eintrag für Sophie Wilhelmine Herzog, "Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen 1558-1898"
    • Margaret of Saxony, Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg Wettin

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