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  1. Frederick II, Elector of Saxony - Wikipedia › Frederick_II,_Elector_of_Saxony

    Frederick II, The Gentle (Friedrich, der Sanftmütige; Frederick the Gentle) (22 August 1412 7 September 1464) was Elector of Saxony (1428–1464) and was Landgrave of Thuringia (1440–1445).

  2. Frederick II | elector of Saxony | Britannica › biography › Frederick-II

    Frederick II, byname Frederick The Gentle, or Mild, German Friedrich Der Sanftmütige, (born Aug. 22, 1411, Leipzig—died Sept. 7, 1464, Leipzig), Saxon elector (1428–64) and eldest son of Frederick the Warlike; he successfully defended his electorship against the Ascanian Saxe-Lauenburg line and instituted regular diets in his territories.

  3. Friedrich II "the Gentle", Elector of Saxony - geni family tree › people › Friedrich-II-the-gentle

    May 07, 2019 · About Friedrich II "the Gentle", Elector of Saxony Friedrich "der Sanftmütige" Kurfürst von Sachsen Frederick "the Gentle" of Saxony Friedrich fought the so called Saxon Brother war with his brother William III 1446-1451

    • Ernest, Elector of Saxony, Amalia of Saxony, Duchess of Bavaria
    • August 22, 1412
    • Frederick I, Elector of Saxony
    • Altenburg, Sachsen, Deutschland (HRR)
  4. Frederick II, Elector of Saxony - WIKI 2. Wikipedia Republished › en › Frederick_II,_Elector_of_Saxony
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    Fred­er­ick was born in Leipzig, the el­dest of the seven chil­dren of Fred­er­ick I, Elec­tor of Sax­ony, and Cather­ine of Brunswick and Lunen­burg. After the death of his fa­ther in 1428 he took over the gov­ern­ment to­gether with his younger broth­ers William III, Henry and Sigis­mund. In 1433 the Wet­tins fi­nally con­cluded peace with the Hus­sites and in 1438 Fred­er­ick led Saxon forces to vic­tory in the Bat­tle of Sell­nitz. That same year it was con­sid­ered the first fed­eral state par­lia­ment of Sax­ony. The par­lia­ment re­ceived the right to find to­gether in case of in­no­va­tions in fis­cal mat­ters also with­out sum­mon­ing by the ruler. After Henry's death in 1435, and Sigis­mund was forced to re­nounce and be­came a bishop in (1440), Fred­er­ick and William di­vided their pos­ses­sions. In the Di­vi­sion of Al­tenburg in 1445, William III re­ceived the Thuringian and Frank­ish part, and Fred­er­ick got the East­ern part of the prin­ci­pal­ity. The mines re­main...

    In Leipzig on 3 June 1431 Fred­er­ick mar­ried Mar­garet of Aus­tria, the daugh­ter of Ernest of Aus­tria and Cym­bur­gis of Maso­via. They had eight chil­dren: 1. Amalia (b. Meissen, 4 August 1436 – d. Rochlitz, 19 October 1501), married on 21 March 1452 to Louis IX, Duke of Bavaria. 2. Anna (b. Meissen, 7 March 1437 – d. Neustadt am Aisch, 31 October 1512), married on 12 November 1458 to Albert III Achilles, Elector of Brandenburg. 3. Frederick (b. Meissen, 28 August 1439 – d. Meissen, 23 December 1451). 4. Ernest, Elector of Saxony(b. Meissen, 24 March 1441 – d. Colditz, 26 August 1486). 5. Albert, Duke of Saxony(b. Grimma, 31 July 1443 – d. Emden, 12 September 1500). 6. Margaret (b. Meissen?, 1444 – d. Seusslitz?, ca. 19 November 1498), Abbess of Seusslitz. 7. Hedwig (b. Meissen?, 31 October 1445 – d. Quedlinburg, 13 June 1511), Abbess of Quedlinburg(1458). 8. Alexander (b. Meissen, 24 June 1447 – d. Meissen, 14 September 1447).

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    (in German) Die Wettiner
  5. 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica/Frederick II., Elector of Saxony ... › wiki › 1911_Encyclopædia

    FREDERICK II. (1411–1464), called “the Mild,” elector and duke of Saxony, eldest son of the elector Frederick I., was born on the 22nd of August 1411. He succeeded his father as elector in 1428, but shared the family lands with his three brothers, and was at once engaged in defending Saxony against the attacks of the Hussites.

  6. Frederick Augustus II of Saxony (Wettin, Albertiner), Elector ... › people › Augustus-III-King-of-Poland

    Jul 27, 2020 · Genealogy for Frederick Augustus II of Saxony (Wettin, Albertiner), Elector of Saxony, King of Poland (1696 - 1763) family tree on Geni, with over 200 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives.

    • October 17, 1696
    • Dresden, Sachsen, Deutschland (HRR)
    • Dresden, Sachsen, Deutschland (HRR)
  7. Friedrich II. von Sachsen (1412-1464) - Find A Grave Memorial › memorial › 36075075

    Friedrich II. von Sachsen. Friedrich II, Elector of Saxony (Frederick the Gentle) was Elector of Saxony (1428-1464) and Landgrave of Thuringia (1440-1445). Frederick was the eldest of the seven children of Frederick I, Elector of Saxony and Katharina of Brünswick-Lüneburg. After the death of his father in 1428 he took over the government ...

    • 22 Aug 1412
    • Meissen, Saxony (Sachsen)
    • 7 Sep 1464 (aged 52)
    • Meißner Dom, Meissen, Landkreis Meißen, Saxony (Sachsen), Germany
  8. Frederick Augustus II (elector of Saxony) | › reference › encyclopedias

    Frederick Augustus II, elector of Saxony: see Augustus III, king of Poland. The Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed.

  9. Frederick II The Gentle Elector Of Saxony (1412-1464 ... › en › family-tree-roldan

    Frederick II The Gentle Elector Of Saxony was born on August 22, 1412 in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany, son of Frederick IV and I The Warlike Prince of Thuringia and Katharine of Brunswick Luneburg., they had 10 children. He died on September 7, 1464 in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany. This information is part of Family Tree Roldan Hamilton by Michael Hamilton on Genealogy Online.

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  10. Pedigree: Frederick II Ernest (Elector) of SAXONY › s072 › f662701

    Frederick II Ernest (Elector) of SAXONY. aka Frederic II de WETTIN von SACHSEN; `the Gentle' Born: Leipzig 1412 Died: 1464. HM George I's 5-Great Grandfather. ...

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