Anna of Mecklenburg

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Not to be confused with Anna of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.
Anna of Mecklenburg
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Anna of Mecklenburg
Spouse(s) Gotthard Kettler
Noble family Mecklenburg
Father Albrecht VII, Duke of Mecklenburg
Mother Anna of Brandenburg
Born (1533-10-14)14 October 1533
Died 4 July 1602(1602-07-04) (aged 68)

Anna of Mecklenburg (14 October 1533 – 4 July 1602), was a Duchess consort of Courland. She was the daughter of Albrecht VII, Duke of Mecklenburg and Anna of Brandenburg. Anna is the first woman in Livonia, whose life story is entirely historically confirmed.

Marriage and issue[edit]

She married the Duke of Courland, Gotthard Kettler, on 11 March 1566 in Königsberg. The couple had the following children:

Anna of Mecklenburg
Born: 14 October 1533 Died: 4 July 1602
New title Duchess consort of Courland
Succeeded by
Elisabeth Magdalena of Pomerania