Erich I. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen, Herzog zu Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Fürst von Calenberg-Göttingen, was born 16 February 1470 in Neustadt am Rübenberge, Lower Saxony, Germany to Wilhelm II. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (c1425-1503) and Elisabeth zu Stolberg-Wernigerode (-c1520) and died 30 July 1540 in Hagenau, France of unspecified causes. He married Katharina von Sachsen (1468-1524) 29 June 1497 JL in Hann. Münden, Germany. He married Elisabeth von Brandenburg (1510-1558) 26 February 1525 JL in Berlin. 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 France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Belgium, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Hungary, Spain, Turkey.


Offspring of Erich I. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen and Katharina von Sachsen (1468-1524)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Anna Marie von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1524-c1524)

Offspring of Erich I. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen and Elisabeth von Brandenburg (1510-1558)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (c1526-1566)
Erich II. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1528-1584) 10 August 1528 Berlin, Germany 17 November 1584 Pavia, Italy Sidonie von Sachsen (1518-1575)
Dorothée de Lorraine (1545-1621)

Anna Maria von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1532-1568) 23 April 1532 20 March 1568 Schloß Neuhausen Albrecht von Brandenburg-Ansbach (1490-1568)

Katharine von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1534-1559)

Common ancestors of Erich I. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1470-1540) and Elisabeth von Brandenburg (1510-1558)

  1. Elisabeth von Bayern-Landshut (1383-1442)
  2. Elisabeth von Meißen (1329-1375)
  3. Frederick II. von Bayern-Landshut (1339-1393)
  4. Friedrich I. von Brandenburg (1372-1440)
  5. Friedrich V. von Nürnberg (1333-1398)
  6. Heinrich I. der Milde von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (c1365-1416)
  7. Maddalena Visconti (c1366-1404)
  8. Sophie von Pommern (c1365-1406)

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