Charles XI Wittelsbach von Pfalz-Zweibrücken of Sweden, King of Sweden, Duke of Bremen, Prince of Verden, Duke of Pfalz-Zweibrücken, was born 24 October 1655 in Tre Kronor (castle), Stockholm, Sweden to Carl X Gustav of Sweden (1622-1660) and Hedwig Eleonore von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf (1636-1715) and died 5 April 1697 in Tre Kronor (castle), Stockholm, Sweden of cancer. He married Ulrica Leonora of Denmark (1656-1693) 6 May 1680 . Notable ancestors include Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), 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 Sweden, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Poland, Austria, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Belgium, Denmark, Russia, Switzerland, Portugal, Italy, Ukraine, Lithuania, Belarus, Bohemia, the Netherlands, Slovakia, Slovenia, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Canaan.


Offspring of Charles XI of Sweden and Ulrica Leonora of Denmark (1656-1693)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Hedvig Sofia A. of Sweden (1681-1708) 26 June 1681 Stockholm, Sweden 22 December 1708 Stockholm, Sweden Friedrich IV. von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf (1671-1702)

Charles XII of Sweden (1682-1718) 17 June 1682 Tre Kronor, Sweden 30 November 1718 Halden, Norway
Ulrika Eleonora of Sweden (1688-1741) 23 January 1688 Stockholm Palace, Sweden 24 December 1741 Stockholm, Sweden Fredrik I of Sweden (1676-1751)

Common ancestors of Charles XI of Sweden (1655-1697) and Ulrica Leonora of Denmark (1656-1693)

  1. Christian III of Denmark (1503-1559)
  2. Christine von Sachsen (1505-1549)
  3. Dorothea von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1511-1571)
  4. Elizabeth of Denmark (1524-1586)
  5. Frederik I of Denmark (1471-1533)
  6. Frederik II of Denmark (1534-1588)
  7. Johann Georg von Brandenburg (1525-1598)
  8. Philipp I. von Hessen (1504-1567)
  9. Sophia von Pommern (1498-1568)
  10. Sophie von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1557-1631)
  11. Ulrich III. von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1528-1603)

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