BiographyDorothea Reuß zu Gera was born 28 October 1570 in Gera to Heinrich XVII. Reuß zu Gera (1530-1572) and Dorothea zu Solms-Laubach-Sonnenwalde (1547-1595) and died 2 December 1631 in Obersontheim of unspecified causes. She married Georg Friedrich I. von Hohenlohe-Waldenburg (1562-1600) 21 August 1586 in Waldenburg. Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Rurik (c832-879), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from Germany, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Italy, the Czech Republic, Russia, Ukraine, Belgium, Switzerland, Austria, Lithuania, Belarus, Hungary, Spain, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.