BiographyKarl II. von Mecklenburg-Strelitz was born 10 October 1741 in Mirow to Karl I. von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1708-1752) and Elisabeth Albertine von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1713-1761) and died 6 November 1816 in Neustrelitz of unspecified causes. He married Friederike von Hessen-Darmstadt (1752-1782) 18 September 1768 in Darmstadt. He married Charlotte von Hessen-Darmstadt (1755-1785) 28 September 1784 in Darmstadt. Notable ancestors include Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), 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, Sweden, Denmark, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Belgium, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Austria, Lithuania, Bohemia, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Portugal, Italy, England, Turkey.
Common ancestors of Karl II. von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1741-1816) and Friederike von Hessen-Darmstadt (1752-1782)
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