Dorothea von Anhalt-Dessau was born 24 March 1612 to Johann Georg I. von Anhalt-Dessau (1567-1618) and Dorothea von Pfalz-Simmern (1581-1631) and died 26 April 1695 of unspecified causes. She married Moritz zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1615-1674) 3 February 1636 . 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), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Austria, Poland, Belgium, Spain, Switzerland, Lithuania, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, Belarus, Bohemia, the Netherlands, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Czech Republic, Portugal, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.


Offspring of Moritz zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg and Dorothea von Anhalt-Dessau (1612-1695)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Johann Adolf zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1637-1704)
Sofie Agnes Eleonore zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1638-1691)
Wilhelm Ludwig zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (c1639-?)
Anna Elisabeth zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (c1641-1696)
Juliane Ernestine zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (c1643-1691)
Anna Elisabeth zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (c1645-1694)
Konradine Ludovike zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1647-1705)
Margarethe zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1648-1722)
Emilie Charlotte zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (c1651-?)
Friedrich Moritz zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1653-1710) 27 October 1653 Tecklenburg 14 December 1710 Rheda Christine Marie zur Lippe-Brake (1673-1732)

Common ancestors of Dorothea von Anhalt-Dessau (1612-1695) and Moritz zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1615-1674)

  1. Friedrich II. von Brandenburg-Ansbach-Kulmbach (1460-1536)
  2. Sofia of Poland (1464-1512)

Namesakes of Dorothea von Anhalt-Dessau (1612-1695)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Dorothea von Anhalt-Dessau (1612-1695)Johann Georg I. von Anhalt-Dessau (1567-1618)Dorothea von Pfalz-Simmern (1581-1631)Moritz zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1615-1674)
Dorothea von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1511-1571)Lauenburg/ElbeSønderborgMagnus I. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1470-1543)Katharina von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1488-1563)Christian III of Denmark (1503-1559)
Dorothea von Anhalt-Zerbst (1607-1634)CoswigHitzackerRudolf von Anhalt-Zerbst (1576-1621)Dorothea Hedwig von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1587-1609)August II. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1579-1666)
Dorothea Maria von Anhalt (1574-1617)Dessau, Saxony-Anhalt, GermanyWeimar, Thuringia, GermanyJoachim Ernst von Anhalt-Dessau (1536-1586)Eleonore von Württemberg (1552-1618)Johann von Sachsen-Weimar (1570-1605)

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