BiographyOtto der Milde von Braunschweig-Göttingen, Herzog zu Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Fürst von Göttingen, Fürst von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, was born 25 March 1290 to Albrecht II. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel-Göttingen (c1268-1318) and Rixa von Werle (c1268-1317) and died 30 August 1344 in Göttingen of unspecified causes. He married Jutta von Hessen (-1317) 1311 JL . He married Agnes von Brandenburg (1297-1334) 22 December 1319 JL . 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 France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, the Netherlands, Italy, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, Belarus.
Otto and his brothers succeeded on their father's death in 1318; he served as his brothers' guardian while they were not of age. In 1323, he acquired the Altmark from Brandenburg as an inheritance of his wife's; but he sold it in 1343, when he failed to establish control there.
Otto died in 1344 in Göttingen and was succeeded by his brothers.
|Offspring of Otto der Milde von Braunschweig-Göttingen and Jutta von Hessen (-1317)|
|Agnes von Braunschweig-Göttingen (1317-1371)|
Common ancestors of Otto der Milde von Braunschweig-Göttingen (1290-1344) and Agnes von Brandenburg (1297-1334)
- Ada van Holland (c1163-1205)
- Albrecht II. von Brandenburg (c1150-1220)
- Elisabeth of Poland (1152-1209)
- Hermann I. von Thüringen (c1155-1217)
- Konrad II. von Lausitz (c1159-1210)
- Mechthild von Lausitz (c1185-1255)
- Otto I von Brandenburg (c1127-1184)