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Johann "the Alchemist" of Brandenburg

Male Bef 1403 - 1464  (> 61 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Johann "the Alchemist" of Brandenburg was born before 29 Sep 1403 (son of Friedrich I of Brandenburg and Elisabeth of Bavaria); died on 16 Nov 1464 in Baiersdorf, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    Margrave of Brandenburg.

    Johann married Barbara of Saxony on 26 May 1412. Barbara (daughter of Rudolf III of Saxony and Barbara of Silesia-Liegnitz) was born about 1406; died on 10 Oct 1465 in Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Dorothea of Brandenburg was born in 1430; died on 10 Nov 1495 in Kalundborg, Denmark; was buried in Roskilde Cathedral, Zealand, Denmark.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Friedrich I of Brandenburg was born between 6 Aug 1371 and 21 Nov 1371 (son of Friedrich V of Nürnberg and Elisabeth of Meissen); died on 20 Sep 1440 in Kadolzburg Castle, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    Burgrave of Nürnberg. Elector of Brandenburg.

    Friedrich married Elisabeth of Bavaria on 18 Sep 1401 in Schongau am Lech, Bavaria, Germany. Elisabeth (daughter of Albrecht III of Bavaria and Anna of Brunswick-Grubenhagen) was born in 1383 in Trausnitz Castle, Lanshut, Bavaria, Germany; died on 13 Nov 1442 in Ansbach Castle, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Elisabeth of Bavaria was born in 1383 in Trausnitz Castle, Lanshut, Bavaria, Germany (daughter of Albrecht III of Bavaria and Anna of Brunswick-Grubenhagen); died on 13 Nov 1442 in Ansbach Castle, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Bavaria-Landshut.

    Children:
    1. 1. Johann "the Alchemist" of Brandenburg was born before 29 Sep 1403; died on 16 Nov 1464 in Baiersdorf, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Friedrich V of Nürnberg was born before 3 Mar 1333 (son of Johann I of Nürnberg and Elizabeth of Henneberg); died on 21 Jan 1398 in Plassenburg, Kulmbach, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    Burgrave of Nürnberg. Elevated to Imperial Prince in 1363 for his services to the emperor Karl IV.

    Friedrich married Elisabeth of Meissen on 7 Sep 1350. Elisabeth (daughter of Friedrich II of Meissen and Mechtild of Bavaria) was born on 22 Nov 1329 in Wartburg, Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany; died on 21 Apr 1375; was buried in Heilsbronn Cloister, Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Elisabeth of Meissen was born on 22 Nov 1329 in Wartburg, Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany (daughter of Friedrich II of Meissen and Mechtild of Bavaria); died on 21 Apr 1375; was buried in Heilsbronn Cloister, Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.
    Children:
    1. 2. Friedrich I of Brandenburg was born between 6 Aug 1371 and 21 Nov 1371; died on 20 Sep 1440 in Kadolzburg Castle, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.

  3. 6.  Albrecht III of Bavaria was born on 27 Mar 1401 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany (son of Ernst of Bavaria and Elisabetta Visconti); died on 29 Feb 1460 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    "Der Fromme" (the Pious). Duke of Bavaria in Munich.

    "[A] moderate ruler who supported music, art and literature and suppressed the robber knights with his lands, yet expelled the Jews." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Albrecht married Anna of Brunswick-Grubenhagen on 22 Jan 1437 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. Anna (daughter of Erich of Brunswick and Elizabeth of Brunswick-Göttingen) was born about 1420; died on 9 Oct 1474 in Nannhofen, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Anna of Brunswick-Grubenhagen was born about 1420 (daughter of Erich of Brunswick and Elizabeth of Brunswick-Göttingen); died on 9 Oct 1474 in Nannhofen, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Brunswick-Grubenhagen.

    Children:
    1. 3. Elisabeth of Bavaria was born in 1383 in Trausnitz Castle, Lanshut, Bavaria, Germany; died on 13 Nov 1442 in Ansbach Castle, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Johann I of Nürnberg (son of Friedrich IV of Nurenberg and Margareta of Görz); died on 7 Oct 1357; was buried in Heilsbronn Cloister, Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    Burgrave of Nürnberg.

    Johann married Elizabeth of Henneberg before 3 Mar 1333. Elizabeth (daughter of Berthold VI of Henneberg and Adelheid of Hesse) was born before 1318; died between 6 Dec 1377 and 30 May 1391; was buried in Cloister Church, Birkenfeld, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Elizabeth of Henneberg was born before 1318 (daughter of Berthold VI of Henneberg and Adelheid of Hesse); died between 6 Dec 1377 and 30 May 1391; was buried in Cloister Church, Birkenfeld, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

    Notes:

    Countess of Henneburg.

    Children:
    1. 4. Friedrich V of Nürnberg was born before 3 Mar 1333; died on 21 Jan 1398 in Plassenburg, Kulmbach, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.

  3. 10.  Friedrich II of Meissen was born in 1310 in Gotha, Thuringia, Germany (son of Friedrich I of Meissen and Elisabeth von Lobdeburg-Arnshaugk); died on 18 Nov 1349 in Wartburg, Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany; was buried in Kloster Altzella, near Nossen, Saxony, Germany.

    Notes:

    "Der Ernsthafte" (the Serious). Margrave of Meissen. Landgrave of Thuringia.

    Friedrich married Mechtild of Bavaria in May 1323 in Nürnberg, Bavaria, Germany. Mechtild (daughter of Ludwig IV, Holy Roman Emperor and Beatrix von Schlesien-Glogau) was born after 21 Jun 1313; died on 3 Jul 1346 in Meissen, Saxony, Germany; was buried in Kloster Altzella, near Nossen, Saxony, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Mechtild of Bavaria was born after 21 Jun 1313 (daughter of Ludwig IV, Holy Roman Emperor and Beatrix von Schlesien-Glogau); died on 3 Jul 1346 in Meissen, Saxony, Germany; was buried in Kloster Altzella, near Nossen, Saxony, Germany.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Bavaria.

    Children:
    1. 5. Elisabeth of Meissen was born on 22 Nov 1329 in Wartburg, Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany; died on 21 Apr 1375; was buried in Heilsbronn Cloister, Heilsbronn, Bavaria, Germany.

  5. 12.  Ernst of Bavaria was born in 1373 (son of Johann II of Bavaria and Katherina of Görz); died on 2 Jul 1438 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

    Notes:

    Duke of Bavaria in Munich. To avoid a disputed succession, he arranged for the commoner wife of his son to be accused of sorcery, then bound and thrown from a bridge into the Danube.

    Ernst married Elisabetta Visconti on 24 Feb 1396 in Pavia, Lombardy, Italy. Elisabetta (daughter of Bernabó Visconti and Beatrice della Scala) died on 2 Feb 1432 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Elisabetta Visconti (daughter of Bernabó Visconti and Beatrice della Scala); died on 2 Feb 1432 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.
    Children:
    1. 6. Albrecht III of Bavaria was born on 27 Mar 1401 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; died on 29 Feb 1460 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany.

  7. 14.  Erich of Brunswick (son of Albrecht I of Brunswick and Agnes of Brunswick-Lüneburg); died on 28 May 1427; was buried in St. Alexander, Einbeck, Lower Saxony, germany.

    Notes:

    Duke of Brunswick in Salzderhelden.

    Erich married Elizabeth of Brunswick-Göttingen between 1 Jul 1405 and 14 Jul 1405. Elizabeth (daughter of Otto of Brunswick and Margareta of Jülich) died after 29 Sep 1444. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Elizabeth of Brunswick-Göttingen (daughter of Otto of Brunswick and Margareta of Jülich); died after 29 Sep 1444.

    Notes:

    Duchess of Brunswick-Göttingen.

    Children:
    1. 7. Anna of Brunswick-Grubenhagen was born about 1420; died on 9 Oct 1474 in Nannhofen, Bavaria, Germany; was buried in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany.