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Queen Margaret
Original name: Queen Margareta Eriksdotter
Birth: Jan. 1, 1516
Death: Aug. 25, 1551

Queen of Sweden. Second wife of King Gustav I, she was the daughter of Eric Abrahamson of a powerful family soon to be ennobled by the name of Leijonhufvud and still living today. Her father was executed in the so-called Stockholm Blood Bath of 1520. In 1536 she married Gustav. With him she had 10 children in a marriage which was considered happy. Margaret was the mother of two future kings, John III and Carl IX. (bio by: Benny Chordt Hansen) 
 
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 Spouse:
   Gustav I Vasa (1496 - 1560)
 
 Children:
  Carl IX of Sweden (1550 - 1611)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Uppsala Domkyrka (Cathedral of Uppsala)
Uppsala
Uppsala kommun
Uppsala län, Sweden
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Benny Chordt Hansen
Record added: Sep 19, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9479710
Queen Margaret
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Queen Margaret
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