Anna of Saxe-Wittenberg
|Anna of Saxe-Wittenberg|
|Spouse(s)||Frederick I, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg
Balthasar, Landgrave of Thuringia
|Noble family||House of Ascania|
|Father||Wenceslas I, Duke of Saxe-Wittenberg|
|Mother||Cecilia of Carrara|
|Died||18 April 1426|
In 1386 she married with Duke Frederick I of Brunswick-Lüneburg. They had two daughters. In 1400 Frederick was elected King of the Germans. This election, however, was not recognized by three of the electors. Frederick was murdered on the way home, a month after the election.
Anna's second marriage was with Landgrave Balthasar of Thuringia, Margrave of Meissen. This marriage remained childless.
From her first marriage to Frederick I, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg she had two daughters:
- Catherine (died before 1439), married Henry XXIV, Count of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen
- Anna (1390–1432), married in 1410 Duke Frederick IV, Duke of Austria, "of the Empty Pockets" of Austria, a Tyrollean Count
|Ancestors of Anna of Saxe-Wittenberg|
- Brigitte Sokop: Stammtafeln europäischer Herrscherhäuser, 3rd ed., Vienna, 1993