Karl I. von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld, Pfalzgraf von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld, Herzog von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld, Pfalzgraf bei Rhein, Herzog in Bayern, Graf zu Veldenz, Graf zu Sponheim, was born 4 September 1560 in Neuburg to Wolfgang von Pfalz-Zweibrücken (1526-1569) and Anna von Hessen (1529-1591) and died 16 December 1600 in Birkenfeld of unspecified causes. He married Dorothea von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1570-1649) 23 February 1586 in Celle. 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, Poland, Austria, Switzerland, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Lithuania, Belarus, Bohemia, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Netherlands, England, Turkey.


Offspring of Karl I. von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld and Dorothea von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1570-1649)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Georg Wilhelm von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1591-1669) 6 August 1591 Ansbach 25 December 1669 Birkenfeld Dorothea zu Solms-Laubach-Sonnenwalde (1586-1625)

Sophie von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1593-1676) 29 March 1593 Ansbach, Germany 16 November 1676 Neuenstein, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Kraft von Hohenlohe-Neuenstein (1582-1641)

Friedrich von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1594-1626)
Christian I. von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Bischweiler (1598-1654) 3 September 1598 Birkenfeld 6 September 1654 Neuenstein Magdalene Katharine von Pfalz-Zweibrücken (1607-1648)
Marie Johanna von Helfenstein (1612-1665)

Common ancestors of Karl I. von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1560-1600) and Dorothea von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1570-1649)

  1. Dorothea von Brandenburg (1420-1491)
  2. Elisabeth zu Stolberg-Wernigerode (-c1520)
  3. Erich II. von Pommern-Wolgast (1425-1474)
  4. Friedrich II. von Sachsen (1412-1464)
  5. Heinrich IV. zu Mecklenburg (1417-1477)
  6. Magnus II. zu Mecklenburg (1441-1503)
  7. Margarete von Österreich (c1416-1486)
  8. Sophia von Pommern (c1435-1497)
  9. Sophie von Pommern (1468-1504)
  10. Wilhelm II. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (c1425-1503)

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.