Johann Friedrich I von Sachsen

Johann Friedrich I von Sachsen

Birth
Torgau, Landkreis Nordsächsen, Saxony (Sachsen), Germany
Death 3 Mar 1554 (aged 50)
Weimar, Stadtkreis Weimar, Thüringen, Germany
Burial Weimar, Stadtkreis Weimar, Thüringen, Germany
Memorial ID 104993871 · View Source
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Nobility. He was the only child of Johann and his first wife Sophie of Mecklenburg. Elector of Saxony from 1532. He was captured by the emperor in 1547 and deprived of the electorate and the duchy of Wittenberg, which was awarded to his cousin, because of his adherence to the Reformation.



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  • Created by: Lutetia
  • Added: 11 Feb 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 104993871
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Johann Friedrich I von Sachsen (30 Jun 1503–3 Mar 1554), Find a Grave Memorial no. 104993871, citing Herderkirche, Weimar, Stadtkreis Weimar, Thüringen, Germany ; Maintained by Lutetia (contributor 46580078) .