Dorothea von Braunschweig-Lüneburg was born 1 January 1570 in Celle, Lower Saxony, Germany to Wilhelm von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1535-1592) and Dorothea of Denmark (1546-1617) and died 15 August 1649 in Birkenfeld, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany of unspecified causes. She married Karl I. von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1560-1600) 23 February 1586 in Celle, Lower Saxony, Germany. Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from Denmark, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Austria, Italy, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Lithuania, Belarus, Switzerland, Spain, Hungary, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, Canaan, Portugal.


Offspring of Dorothea von Braunschweig-Lüneburg and Karl I. von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1560-1600)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Georg Wilhelm von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1591-1669) 6 August 1591 Ansbach 25 December 1669 Birkenfeld Dorothea zu Solms-Laubach-Sonnenwalde (1586-1625)

Sophie von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1593-1676) 29 March 1593 Ansbach, Germany 16 November 1676 Neuenstein, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Kraft von Hohenlohe-Neuenstein (1582-1641)

Friedrich von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1594-1626)
Christian I. von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Bischweiler (1598-1654) 3 September 1598 Birkenfeld 6 September 1654 Neuenstein Magdalene Katharine von Pfalz-Zweibrücken (1607-1648)
Marie Johanna von Helfenstein (1612-1665)

Common ancestors of Dorothea von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1570-1649) and Karl I. von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1560-1600)

  1. Dorothea von Brandenburg (1420-1491)
  2. Elisabeth zu Stolberg-Wernigerode (-c1520)
  3. Erich II. von Pommern-Wolgast (1425-1474)
  4. Friedrich II. von Sachsen (1412-1464)
  5. Heinrich IV. zu Mecklenburg (1417-1477)
  6. Magnus II. zu Mecklenburg (1441-1503)
  7. Margarete von Österreich (c1416-1486)
  8. Sophia von Pommern (c1435-1497)
  9. Sophie von Pommern (1468-1504)
  10. Wilhelm II. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (c1425-1503)

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