Wilhelm Christoph von Hessen-Homburg was born 13 November 1625 in Ober-Rosbach to Friedrich I. von Hessen-Homburg (1585-1638) and Margarete Elisabeth von Leiningen-Schaumburg (1604-1667) and died 27 August 1681 in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe of unspecified causes. He married Sophie Eleonore von Hessen-Darmstadt (1634-1663) 21 April 1650 in Darmstadt. 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, the Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland, Lithuania, Belarus, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Hungary, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.


Offspring of Wilhelm Christoph von Hessen-Homburg and Sophie Eleonore von Hessen-Darmstadt (1634-1663)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Friedrich von Hessen-Homburg (1651-1651)
Christine Wilhelmine von Hessen-Homburg (1653-1722) 30 June 1653 Bingenheim 16 May 1722 Grabow Friedrich I. von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1638-1688)

Leopold Georg von Hessen-Homburg (1654-1675)
Friedrich von Hessen-Homburg (1655-1655)
Wilhelm von Hessen-Homburg (1656-1656)
Karl Wilhelm von Hessen-Homburg (1658-1658)
Philipp von Hessen-Homburg (1659-1659)
Magdalene Sophie von Hessen-Homburg (1660-1720) 24 April 1660 Bingenheim 22 March 1720 Braunfels Wilhelm Moritz zu Solms-Braunfels (1651-1720)

Friedrich Wilhelm von Hessen-Homburg (1662-1663)

Common ancestors of Wilhelm Christoph von Hessen-Homburg (1625-1681) and Sophie Eleonore von Hessen-Darmstadt (1634-1663)

  1. Anna von Kleve (1495-1567)
  2. Anna von Mecklenburg (1485-1525)
  3. Barbara of Poland (1478-1534)
  4. Bernhard VIII. zur Lippe (1527-1563)
  5. Christine von Sachsen (1505-1549)
  6. Georg I. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1547-1596)
  7. Georg der Bärtige von Sachsen (1471-1539)
  8. Katharina von Waldeck (1524-1583)
  9. Magdalena zur Lippe (1552-1587)
  10. Magdalene von Mansfeld zu Mittel-Ort (c1510-1540)
  11. Philipp I. von Hessen (1504-1567)
  12. Philipp III. von Waldeck-Eisenberg (1486-1539)
  13. Simon V. zur Lippe (1471-1536)
  14. Wilhelm II. von Hessen (1469-1509)

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