Alexander, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken
|Alexander of Zweibrücken|
|Born||26 November 1462|
|Died||21 October 1514 (aged 51)|
|Noble family||House of Wittelsbach|
|Spouse(s)||Margarete of Hohenlohe-Neuenstein|
|Father||Louis I, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken|
|Mother||Johanna of Croÿ|
He was the son of Louis I, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken and his wife Johanna of Croÿ. Alexander promised to establish a church after the successful return from a crusade, and it was kept in 1489 with the building of the Alexanderskirche in Zweibrücken.
Family and children
- Johanna (1499–1537), a nun in Trier.
- Louis II (1502–1532).
- George (1503–1537), a canon in Trier, Strassburg and Cologne.
- Margarete (1509–1522), a nun at Marienberg bei Boppard.
- Rupert (1506–1544).
- Katharina (1510–1542), married before 1 February 1541 to Count Otto IV of Rietberg.
|Ancestors of Alexander, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken|
Alexander, Count Palatine of ZweibrückenBorn: 26 November 1462 Died: 21 October 1514
| Duke of Zweibrücken
| Count of Veldenz