Maria von Jülich-Berg

Maria von Jülich-Berg

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Death 29 Aug 1543 (aged 52)
Burial Wesel, Kreis Wesel, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Memorial ID 168997230 · View Source
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Nobility. Only child and heiress of Wilhelm VIII Duke of Jülich and Berg and his second wife Sibylle von Brandenburg. She married Johann III von Kleve in 1510 and bore him four children. After her fathers death Johann united the Duchies of Jülich, Kleve and Berg and the county of Ravensberg and became the most powerful noble man in western Germany. First buried in the Carthusian monastery on the Grav island she was removed and reburied in 1590 in the Dominican church.



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  • Created by: Lutetia
  • Added: 27 Aug 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 168997230
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maria von Jülich-Berg (3 Aug 1491–29 Aug 1543), Find A Grave Memorial no. 168997230, citing Stadtpfarrkirche Sankt Mariä Himmelfahrt, Wesel, Kreis Wesel, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany ; Maintained by Lutetia (contributor 46580078) .