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  1. Hedvig Sophia of Sweden. Hedvig Sophia Augusta of Sweden (26 June 1681 – 22 December 1708), Duchess of Holstein-Gottorp, was the eldest child of Charles XI of Sweden and Ulrike Eleonore of Denmark. She was heir presumptive to the Swedish throne until her death and the regent of the duchy of Holstein-Gottorp for her minor son from 1702 to 1708.

  2. Hedvig Sophia Augusta of Sweden (26 June 1681 – 22 December 1708), Duchess of Holstein-Gottorp, was the eldest child of Charles XI of Sweden and Ulrike Eleonore of Denmark. She was heir presumptive to the Swedish throne until her death and the regent of the duchy of Holstein-Gottorp for her minor son from 1702 to 1708.

  3. Hedwig Sophia was the paternal grandmother of Emperor Peter III of Russia. Swedish princess and a Duchess Consort of Holstein-Gottorp, the eldest child of King Charles XI of Sweden Queen Ulrica Eleanor. Wittelsbach Dynasty. Also known as Sofia or Sofia (without Hedwig).

  4. Jun 26, 2015 · Hedvig Sophia was the oldest child of Charles XI of Sweden and his queen, Ulrika Eleanor of Denmark. After her mother's death in 1693, Hedvia Sophia was raised by her influential grandmother, the dowager queen Hedvig Eleanora of Holstein-Gottorp, who had been regent of Sweden for her son, Charles XI, between 1660 and 1672, and who would again be regent of Sweden, this time for her grandson ...

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    Swedish princess and a Duchess Consort of Holstein-Gottorp, the eldest child of King Charles XI of Sweden, and his spouse Queen Ulrica Eleanor. She was heir presumptive to the Swedish throne until her death on 22 December 1708, and the regent of the duchy of Holstein-Gottorp for her minor son from 1702 to 1708. Link to Wikipedia biography

    child->parent relationship with Carl XI, King of Sweden(born 24 November 1655 Jul.Cal. (4 Dec 1655 greg.))

    Death, Cause unspecified 22 September 1708 Jul.Cal. (3 Oct 1708 greg.) (Age 27) chart Placidus Equal_H.

    Sy Scholfield quotes "One year in Sweden; including a visit to the isle of Götland" by Horace Marryat (London: Murray, 1862), p. 329: "Charles XI., in his dag-bok, noted down, 'It was on Sunday, June 26, my 'hustru' was taken ill and bore a daughter. May the Lord soon help her to health again! My daughter Hedwig Sophia was born at a quarter past one of the afternoon.'" On 17 August 2014, Scholfield changed the Rodden Rating to DD, having found a Swedish biography quoting her father's record for a different time: "Karl XI" by Alf Åberg (Wahlstrom & Widstrand, 1958), p. 169: "Den 26 juni 1681 kunde kungen anteckna : »Min dotter Hedvig Sofia blev född klockan trefjärdedelar till tio om aftonen.»" [Translation: On 26 June 1681 the king noted: "My daughter Hedvig Sofia was born at three-quarters to ten in the evening"].

    Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Aged 27)
    Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken)
  5. Hedwig Sophia of Sweden was the eldest daughter of Charles XI. from Sweden from the house of Wittelsbach (Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Kleeburg line) and his wife Ulrike from Denmark . So she was a sister of King Charles XII. of Sweden and of the later Swedish Queen Ulrika Eleonore . In 1694 the sailing ship Prinsessan Hedvig Sophia was named after her.

    • June 26, 1681
    • Hedwig Sophia of Sweden
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  6. Nov 30, 2015 · Hedvig Sophia of Sweden ... Ulrika Eleonora of Sweden was born on 23 January 1688 as the youngest child of Charles XI of Sweden and Ulrika Eleonora of Denmark. She ...

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