Charles V of Habsburg, Holy Roman Emperor, King of Spain, King of Naples, King of Sicily, King of Sardinia, Duke of Burgundy, Lord of the Netherlands, was born 24 February 1500 in Ghent, East Flanders, Flanders, Belgium to Philip I of Castile (1478-1506) and Joanna of Castile (1479-1555) and died 21 September 1558 in Cuacos de Yuste, Spain of malaria. He married Isabella of Portugal (1503-1539) 10 March 1526 JL in Seville, Spain. 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). Ancestors are from Belgium, Spain, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Lithuania, Belarus, Russia, the Netherlands, Portugal, Italy, Ukraine, Hungary, the Czech Republic, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.


Offspring of Charles V of Habsburg and Isabella of Portugal (1503-1539)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Philip II of Spain (1527-1598) 21 May 1527 Valladolid, Spain 13 September 1598 El Escorial, Spain Maria Manuela of Portugal (1527-1545)
Mary I of England (1516-1558)
Elizabeth of Angoulême (1545-1568)
Anna of Austria (1549-1580)

Maria of Spain (1528-1603) 21 June 1528 Madrid, Spain 26 February 1603 Madrid, Spain Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor (1527-1576)

Juana of Spain (1537-1573) 24 June 1537 7 September 1573 João of Portugal (1537-1554)

Offspring of Charles V of Habsburg and Johanna Maria van der Gheynst (c1500-1541)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Margaret of Austria (1522-1586) 28 December 1522 18 January 1586 Alessandro de' Medici (1510-1537)
Ottavio Farnese (1524-1586)

Offspring of Charles V of Habsburg and Barbara Blomberg (1527-1597)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John of Austria (1547-1578)

Namesakes of Charles V of the Holy Roman Empire (1500-1558)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Charles II of Spain (1661-1700)Madrid, SpainMadrid, SpainPhilip IV of Spain (1605-1665)Maria Anna von Österreich (1634-1696)Marie Louise of Orléans (1662-1689)+Marie Anna of Neuburg (1667-1740)
Charles V of the Holy Roman Empire (1500-1558)Ghent, East Flanders, Flanders, BelgiumCuacos de Yuste, SpainPhilip I of Castile (1478-1506)Joanna of Castile (1479-1555)Isabella of Portugal (1503-1539)+Johanna Maria van der Gheynst (c1500-1541)+Barbara Blomberg (1527-1597)
Charles VI of the Holy Roman Empire (1685-1740)ViennaViennaLeopold I of the Holy Roman Empire (1640-1705)Eleonore Magdalene von Pfalz-Neuburg (1655-1720)Elizabeth Christina von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1691-1750)

Common ancestors of Charles V of the Holy Roman Empire (1500-1558) and Isabella of Portugal (1503-1539)

  1. Afonso of Braganza (1377-1461)
  2. Alfonso Enríquez de Castilla (1354-1429)
  3. Beatriz of Portugal (1347-1381)
  4. Constance of Castile (1354-1394)
  5. Edward of Portugal (1391-1438)
  6. Eleanor de Alburquerque (1374-1435)
  7. Eleanor of Aragon (1358-1382)
  8. Eleanor of Aragon (1402-1445)
  9. Fadrique Enríquez (c1390-1473)
  10. Ferdinand II of Aragon (1452-1516)
  11. Fernando I of Aragon (1380-1416)
  12. Henry III of Castile (1379-1405)
  13. Isabella I of Castile (1451-1504)
  14. Isabella of Braganza (1402-1465)
  15. Isabella of Portugal (c1428-1496)
  16. John I of Castile (1358-1390)
  17. John I of Portugal (1357-1433)
  18. John II of Aragon (1397-1479)
  19. John II of Castile (1405-1454)
  20. John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster (1340-1399)
  21. John, Duke of Aveiro (1400-1442)
  22. Juana Enriquez de Córdoba (1425-1468)
  23. Katherine of Lancaster (1372-1418)
  24. Philippa of Lancaster (1360-1415)
  25. Sancho de Albuquerque (1342-1374)  


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