Gräfin Charlotte Christine Magdalene Johanna von Hanau-Lichtenberg was born 2 May 1700 in Bouxwiller to Johann Reinhard III. von Hanau (1665-1736) and Dorothea Friederike von Brandenburg-Ansbach (1676-1731) and died 1 July 1726 in Darmstadt of unspecified causes. She married Ludwig VIII. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1691-1768) 5 April 1717 in Philippsruhe. 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), Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Rurik (c832-879), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329). Ancestors are from Germany, Denmark, France, the United Kingdom, Sweden, the Netherlands, Belgium, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Austria, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Lithuania, Bohemia, Portugal, Italy, Switzerland, Slovakia, Slovenia, England, Scotland, Turkey.


Offspring of Charlotte von Hanau-Lichtenberg and Ludwig VIII. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1691-1768)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Ludwig IX. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1719-1790) 16 December 1719 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany 6 April 1790 Pirmasens, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany Henriette Karoline von Pfalz-Zweibrücken (1721-1774)

Charlotte Wilhelmine Friederike von Hessen-Darmstadt (1720-1721)
Georg Wilhelm von Hessen-Darmstadt (1722-1782) 11 July 1722 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany 21 June 1782 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany Maria Luise Albertine von Leiningen-Dagsburg-Heidesheim (1729-1818)

Karoline Luise von Hessen-Darmstadt (1723-1783) 11 July 1723 Darmstadt 8 April 1783 Paris Karl Friedrich von Baden (1728-1811)

Auguste von Hessen-Darmstadt (1725-1742)
Johann Friedrich Karl von Hessen-Darmstadt (1726-1746)

Common ancestors of Charlotte von Hanau-Lichtenberg (1700-1726) and Ludwig VIII. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1691-1768)

  1. Albrecht II. von Brandenburg-Ansbach (1620-1667)
  2. Anna Sibylle zu Solms-Sonnenwalde (c1615-1635)
  3. Anna zu Solms-Laubach (1557-1586)
  4. Elisabeth von Anhalt (1563-1607)
  5. Georg III. von Erbach-Erbach (1548-1605)
  6. Gottfried zu Oettingen-Oettingen (1554-1622)
  7. Heinrich Wilhelm zu Solms-Sonnenwalde (1583-1631)
  8. Joachim Ernst von Brandenburg-Ansbach (1583-1625)
  9. Joachim Ernst zu Oettingen-Oettingen (1612-1658)
  10. Johann Georg I. zu Solms-Laubach (1546-1600)
  11. Johann Georg von Brandenburg (1525-1598)
  12. Johanna von Hohenlohe-Waldenburg (1557-1585)
  13. Ludwig Eberhard zu Oettingen-Oettingen (1577-1634)
  14. Margaretha von Erbach-Erbach (1576-1635)
  15. Margarethe von Schönburg-Glauchau (1554-1606)
  16. Sophie Dorothea von Mansfeld (1593-1617)
  17. Sophie Margarete zu Oettingen-Oettingen (1634-1664)
  18. Sophie zu Solms-Laubach (1594-1651)

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