Katharina von Sachsen-Lauenburg-Ratzeburg was born 24 September 1513 in Ratzeburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany to Magnus I. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1470-1543) and Katharina von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1488-1563) and died 23 September 1535 in Stockholm, Sweden of unspecified causes. She married Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560) . 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 Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Lithuania, Belarus, Italy, Switzerland, Hungary, the Netherlands, Spain, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, Portugal.


Offspring of Katharina von Sachsen-Lauenburg-Ratzeburg and Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Eric XIV of Sweden (1533-1577) 13 December 1533 Stockholm, Sweden 26 February 1577 Örbyhus, Sweden Agda Persdotter (?-?)
Karin Jacobsdotter (?-?)
Karin Månsdotter (1550-1612)


Namesakes of Katharina von Sachsen-Lauenburg-Ratzeburg (1513-1535)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Katharina von Sachsen-Lauenburg-Ratzeburg (1513-1535)Ratzeburg, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyStockholm, SwedenMagnus I. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1470-1543)Katharina von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1488-1563)Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560)
Katharina von Sachsen-Lauenburg (c1400-1450)Erich IV. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1354-1412)Sofie von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (c1358-bef1416)Johann VII. von Werle (-1414) + Johann IV. zu Mecklenburg (bef1370-1422)
Katharina von Anhalt-Bernburg (c1330-1390)Bernhard III. von Anhalt-Bernburg (c1303-1348)Agnes von Sachsen-Wittenberg (c1309-1338)Magnus II. Torquatus von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (c1328-1373) + Albrecht von Sachsen-Wittenberg (c1340-1385)

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