Biography of Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine

Timeline

On 26 Aug 1596 Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern IV Elector Palatine Rhine and Louise Juliana Orange-Nassau Elector Palatine Rhine.

On 19 Sep 1610 Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine was elected V Elector Palatine Rhine.

Before 14 Feb 1613 Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine was appointed 408th Knight Garter: James I.

Marriage of Elizabeth Stewart and Frederick V Elector Palatine

On 14 Feb 1613 Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia were married at Chapel Royal.
A grand occasion that saw more royalty than ever visit the court of England. [26] The marriage was an enormously popular match and was the occasion for an outpouring of public affection with the ceremony described as "a wonder of ceremonial and magnificence even for that extravagant age".
It was celebrated with lavish and sophisticated festivities both in London and Heidelberg, including mass feasts and lavish furnishings that cost nearly £50,000, and nearly bankrupted King James. Among many celebratory writings of the events was John Donne's "Epithalamion, Or Marriage Song on the Lady Elizabeth, and Count Palatine being married on St Valentine's Day". .

On 01 Jan 1614 Frederick Henry Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia.

On 22 Sep 1617 Charles Louis Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia at Heidelburg.

On 26 Dec 1618 Elisabeth Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia.

On 17 Dec 1619 Rupert Palatinate-Simmern 1st Duke Cumberland was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia at Prague.

On 16 Jan 1621 Maurice Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia.

In 1622 Louise Hollandine Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia.

In 1623 Louis Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia.

On 05 Oct 1625 Edward Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia at The Hague.

In 1626 Henriette Marie Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia.

In 1627 Philip Frederick Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia.

In 1628 Charlotte Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia.

On 14 Oct 1630 Sophia Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia.

In 1632 Gustavus Palatinate-Simmern was born to Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine and Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia.

On 29 Nov 1632 Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine died.

In 1635 Gerrit van Honthorst. Portrait of Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine.

In 1635 Gerrit van Honthorst 1592-1656.Portrait of Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine 1596-1632.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Wittelsbach

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 26 Grand Son of Egbert King Wessex

Kings England: Great x 16 Grand Son of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 19 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 26 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks

Kings France: Great x 21 Grand Son of Robert "Pious" II King France

Ancestry

Father: Frederick Palatinate-Simmern IV Elector Palatine Rhine Great x 15 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

GrandFather: Louis Palatinate-Simmern VI Elector Palatine Rhine Great x 14 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandFather: Frederick Palatinate-Simmern IV Elector Palatine Rhine Great x 13 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Louis VI Elector Palatine Great x 12 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Frederick III Elector Palatine Great x 11 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Hesse Electress Palatine

Mother: Louise Juliana Orange-Nassau Elector Palatine Rhine

GrandFather: William "The Silent" Orange-Nassau I Prince Orange

Great GrandFather: William "The Rich" I Count of Nassau-Dillenburg

GrandMother: Charlotte Bourbon Princess Orange