Person:Alexander, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg (1)

Alexander _____, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg
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Name Alexander _____, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg
Alt Name Alexander van Holstein Sonderburg
Gender Male
Birth[1] 20 Jan 1573 Sonderburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Preußen, Germany
Marriage to Dorothea von Schwarzburg-Sondershausen
Death[1] 13 May 1627 Sonderburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Preußen, Germany
Reference Number? Q62499?


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Alexander, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg (20 January 1573 – 13 May 1627), was a Danish nobleman.

Alexander was born in Sønderborg (German: Sonderburg) in Schleswig, the third son of Johann II, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plon and Elisabeth of Brunswick-Grubenhagen. Because his elder surviving brother chose Ærø as his seat, Alexander received Sønderborg upon their father's death and was in practice its second duke. Alexander died in Sønderborg.

Alexander married Dorothea von Schwarzburg-Sondershausen, daughter of John Günther I, Count of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen, on 26 November 1604 in Oldenburg. They had eleven children:

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Alexander, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.