Beatrix of Baden

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Beatrice of Baden
Beatrix, 1472-1535, prinsessa av Baden-Baden - Nationalmuseum - 15782.tif
Born (1492-01-22)22 January 1492
Died 4 April 1535(1535-04-04) (aged 43)
Noble family House of Zähringen
Spouse(s) John II, Count Palatine of Simmern
Issue
Father Christoph I, Margrave of Baden
Mother Ottilie of Katzenelnbogen

Beatrice of Baden (22 January 1492 – 4 April 1535) was a Margravine of Baden by birth and by marriage and a Countess Palatine of Simmern. She was a daughter of Christoph I, Margrave of Baden and Ottilie of Katzenelnbogen.

Marriage and issue[edit]

In 1508 she married the Count Palatine Johann II of Simmern (born: 21 March 1492; died: 18 May 1557). With him she had twelve children:

married firstly 1537 Princess Marie of Brandenburg-Kulmbach (1519–1567)
married secondly 1569 Countess Amalia of Neuenahr-Alpen (1540–1602)
married in 1541 princess Elisabeth of Hesse (1503–1563)
married in 1535 Count Georg II of Lauterbach (1506-1569)
  • Reichard (1521–1598), Count Palatine of Simmern-Sponheim
married in firstly 1569 Countess Juliane of Wied (1545-1575)
married in secondly 1578 Countess Emilie of Württemberg (1550-1589)
married in thirdly 1589 Countess Palatine Anna Margarete of Veldenz (1571-1621)
  • Maria (1524–1576), nun at Marienberg in Boppard
  • William (1526–1527)
  • Sabine (1528–1578)
married in 1544 Count Lamoral of Egmont (1522–1568)
married in 1551 Count Philipp III of Hanau-Münzenberg (1526–1561)

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