Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Christian III of Denmark, King of Denmark and Norway[1, 2]

Male 1503 - 1559  (55 years)


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  • Name Christian III of Denmark 
    Suffix King of Denmark and Norway 
    Born 12 Aug 1503  Gottorf Castle, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Jan 1559  Koldinghus Castle, Kolding, Vejle, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Roskilde Cathedral, Zealand, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I24294  Dickinson
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2019 

    Father Frederick I of Denmark, King of Denmark and Norway,   b. 7 Oct 1471, Haderslevhus Castle, Haderslev, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1533, Gottorf Castle, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Anna of Brandenburg, Dcss of Schleswig and Holstein,   b. 27 Aug 1487, Berlin, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1514, Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1502  Stendal, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7526  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothea of Saxe-Lauenburg, Queen consort of Denmark and Norway,   b. 9 Jul 1511, Lauenburg Castle, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1571, Sønderborg Castle, Sønderborg, Sonderjylland, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1525  Lauenburg an der Elbe, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Frederick II of Denmark, King of Denmark and Norway ,   b. 1 Jul 1534, Haderslevhus Castle, Haderslev, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1588, Antvorskov Castle, Zealand, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F7525  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Aug 1503 - Gottorf Castle, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jan 1559 - Koldinghus Castle, Kolding, Vejle, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Roskilde Cathedral, Zealand, Denmark Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/, 20XX), http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/DENMARK.htm#ChristianIIIdied1559.

    2. [S336470] Wikipedia, (Online: https://en.wikipedia.org), "Christian III of Denmark" at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christian_III_of_Denmark.