BiographyMoritz zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg was born 31 May 1615 in Tecklenburg to Adolf zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1577-1628) and Margarethe von Nassau-Wiesbaden-Idstein (1589-1660) and died 25 February 1674 of unspecified causes. He married Dorothea von Anhalt-Dessau (1612-1695) 3 February 1636 . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Henry II of England (1133-1189), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Austria, Lithuania, Bohemia, Spain, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Italy, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Switzerland, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.
Common ancestors of Moritz zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1615-1674) and Dorothea von Anhalt-Dessau (1612-1695)