BiographyFerdinand Albrecht I. Welf von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel-Bevern, Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel-Bevern, was born 22 May 1636 in Braunschweig, Lower Saxony, Germany to August II. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1579-1666) and Elisabeth Sophie von Mecklenburg-Güstrow (1613-1676) and died 23 April 1687 in Bevern, Lower Saxony, Germany of unspecified causes. He married Christine von Hessen-Eschwege (1649-1702) 25 November 1667 in Eschwege, Hesse, Germany. 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). Ancestors are from Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Poland, Sweden, Austria, Lithuania, Belarus, Bohemia, Belgium, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Byzantium, Switzerland, Spain, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Netherlands, the Byzantine Empire.
Common ancestors of Ferdinand Albrecht I. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel-Bevern (1636-1687) and Christine von Hessen-Eschwege (1649-1702)
- Christine von Sachsen (1505-1549)
- Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560)
- Margaret Eriksdotter Leijonhufvud (1514-1551)
- Philipp I. von Hessen (1504-1567)