Nicholas I of Russia was born 6 July 1796 in Gatchina, Russia to Paul I of Russia (1754-1801) and Sophia Dorothea von Württemberg (1759-1828) and died 2 March 1855 in Saint Petersburg, Russia of unspecified causes. He married Charlotte von Preußen (1798-1860) 13 July 1817 in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Willem van Oranje (1533-1584), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329). Ancestors are from Russia, Germany, Sweden, Denmark, France, the United Kingdom, Spain, England, Belgium, the Netherlands, Belarus, Ukraine, Poland, Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Lithuania, Bohemia, Switzerland, Italy, Slovakia, Slovenia, Portugal, Israel, Ireland, Scotland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.


Offspring of Nicholas I of Russia and Charlotte von Preußen (1798-1860)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Alexander II of Russia (1818-1881) 29 April 1818 Moscow, Russia 1 March 1881 Saint Petersburg, Russia Maria von Hessen und bei Rhein (1824-1880)
Yekaterina Mikhailovna Dolgorukova (1847-1922)

Maria Nikolaevna of Russia (1819-1876)
Olga Nikolaevna of Russia (1822-1892) 11 September 1822 Saint Petersburg 30 October 1892 Friedrichshafen Karl I. von Württemberg (1823-1891)

Aleksandra Nikolaevna of Russia (1825-1844)
Konstantin Nikolayevich of Russia (1827-1892) 21 September 1827 29 January 1892 Alexandra von Sachsen-Altenburg (1830-1911)

Nicholas Nikolayevich of Russia (1831-1891)
Michael Nikolayevich of Russia (1832-1909) 25 October 1832 Peterhof 18 December 1909 Cannes Cäcilie Auguste von Baden (1839-1891)

Common ancestors of Nicholas I of Russia (1796-1855) and Charlotte von Preußen (1798-1860)

  1. Friedrich I. in Preußen (1657-1713)
  2. Friedrich Wilhelm I. in Preußen (1688-1740)
  3. George I of Great Britain (1660-1727)
  4. Sophie Charlotte von Hannover (1668-1705)
  5. Sophie Dorothea von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1666-1726)
  6. Sophie Dorothea von Hannover (1687-1757)

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