Hedwig Jagiellonica of Poland was born 15 March 1513 in Posen to Sigismund Jagiellon (1467-1548) and Barbara Zápolya (1495-1515) and died 7 February 1573 in Neuruppin of unspecified causes. She married Joachim II. Hector von Brandenburg (1505-1571) 1535 JL . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Henry II of England (1133-1189). Ancestors are from Poland, Austria, Lithuania, Belarus, France, Bohemia, the United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, Slovakia, Slovenia, Russia, Switzerland, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Italy, Hungary, the Netherlands, Spain, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, Canaan.


Offspring of Hedwig of Poland and Joachim II. Hector von Brandenburg (1505-1571)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Elisabeth Magdalene von Brandenburg (1537-1595)
Sigismund von Brandenburg (1538-1566)
Hedwig von Brandenburg (1540-1602) 23 February 1540 Cölln an der Spree 21 October 1602 Wolfenbüttel Julius von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1528-1589)

Sophia von Brandenburg (1541-1564)


Common ancestors of Hedwig of Poland (1513-1573) and Joachim II. Hector von Brandenburg (1505-1571)

  1. Albrecht II von Habsburg (1397-1439)
  2. Albrecht IV. von Habsburg (1377-1404)
  3. Barbara of Cilli (1392-1451)
  4. Elisabeth von Luxemburg (1409-1442)
  5. Joanna Sophia von Wittelsbach (c1373-1410)
  6. Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor (1368-1437)

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