Julius Peter zur Lippe Biesterfeld, Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld, was born 2 April 1812 in Oberkassel to Wilhelm Ernst zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1777-1840) and Modeste von Unruh (1781-1854) and died 18 May 1884 in Baden Baden of unspecified causes. He married Adelheid zu Castell-Castell (1818-1900) 30 April 1839 in Castell. 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). Ancestors are from Germany, the Netherlands, France, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Denmark, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Austria, Lithuania, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Italy, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Spain, Portugal, Hungary, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, the United States.


Offspring of Julius Peter zur Lippe Biesterfeld and Adelheid zu Castell-Castell (1818-1900)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Emilia zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1841-1892)
Ernst Casimir zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1842-1904) 9 June 1842 Oberkassel, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany 26 September 1904 Schloss Lopshorn, Germany Karoline von Wartensleben (1844-1905)

Adelbert Reinhard zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1843-1890)
Mathilde zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1844-1890)
Leopold Karl zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1846-1908)
Simon Casimir zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1847-1880)
Rudolf Wolfgang zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1856-1931)
Friedrich Wilhelm zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1858-1914)
Friedrich Karl zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1861-1901)

Common ancestors of Julius Peter zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1812-1884) and Adelheid zu Castell-Castell (1818-1900)

  1. Johann Christian I. zu Solms-Baruth (1670-1726)
  2. Rudolf Ferdinand zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1671-1736)

Footnotes (including sources)

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  • individual, family: Roelvink