Wilhelm I. zu Solms-Braunfels, Graf zu Solms-Braunfels, in Greiffenstein und Wölfersheim, Hr zu Munzenberg, Wildenfels u.Sonnenwalde, was born 18 April 1570 to Konrad zu Solms-Braunfels (1540-1592) and Elisabeth von Nassau-Dillenburg (1542-1603) and died 3 February 1635 in Greifenstein, Germany of plague. He married Maria Amalia von Nassau-Dillenburg (1582-1635) 23 August 1600 in Dillenburg, Germany. 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, the Netherlands, France, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Spain, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Italy, Portugal, Switzerland, England, Turkey, Lithuania, the Byzantine Empire.


Offspring of Wilhelm I. zu Solms-Braunfels and Maria Amalia von Nassau-Dillenburg (1582-1635)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Johanna Elisabeth zu Solms-Braunfels (1602-1627)
Johann Conrad zu Solms-Braunfels (1603-1635)
Juliana zu Solms-Braunfels (1605-1629)
Sabine zu Solms-Braunfels (1606)
Amalia zu Solms-Braunfels (1607-1608)
Wilhelm II. zu Solms-Braunfels (1609-1676) 9 August 1609 Greifenstein, Germany 19 July 1676 Greifenstein, Germany Johannette Sibylle zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich (1623-1651)
Ernestine Sophie von Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (1618-1701)

Ludwig zu Solms-Braunfels (1614-1676)
Cunigonda zu Solms-Braunfels (1615-1635)
Anna Amalia zu Solms-Braunfels (1617-1635)
Ernst Casimir zu Solms-Braunfels (1620-1648)

Namesakes of Wilhelm I. zu Solms-Braunfels (1570-1635)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Wilhelm I. zu Solms-Braunfels (1570-1635)Greifenstein, GermanyKonrad zu Solms-Braunfels (1540-1592)Elisabeth von Nassau-Dillenburg (1542-1603)Maria Amalia von Nassau-Dillenburg (1582-1635)
Wilhelm II. zu Solms-Braunfels (1609-1676)Greifenstein, GermanyGreifenstein, GermanyWilhelm I. zu Solms-Braunfels (1570-1635)Maria Amalia von Nassau-Dillenburg (1582-1635)Johannette Sibylle zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich (1623-1651)+Ernestine Sophie von Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (1618-1701)
Wilhelm Moritz zu Solms-Braunfels (1651-1720)Greifenstein, GermanyBraunfels, GermanyWilhelm II. zu Solms-Braunfels (1609-1676)Johannette Sibylle zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich (1623-1651)Magdalene Sophie von Hessen-Homburg (1660-1720)

Common ancestors of Wilhelm I. zu Solms-Braunfels (1570-1635) and Maria Amalia von Nassau-Dillenburg (1582-1635)

  1. Anna von Eppstein-Königstein (1482-1538)
  2. Anna von Katzenelnbogen (1443-1494)
  3. Anna von Nassau-Wiesbaden-Idstein (c1420-1465)
  4. Anna von Sachsen (1420-1462)
  5. Anna von Schwarzburg-Blankenburg (1416-1481)
  6. Anna von Württemberg (1408-1471)
  7. Anna zu Solms-Braunfels (c1376-1433)
  8. Botho zu Stolberg (1467-1538)
  9. Botho zu Stolberg-Wernigerode (c1380-1455)
  10. Elisabeth von Hessen (1466-1523)
  11. Engelbert I. von Nassau-Dillenburg (1375-1442)
  12. Heinrich III. von Hessen-Marburg (1440-1483)
  13. Heinrich von Hessen-Marburg (c1440-1483)
  14. Heinrich zu Stolberg-Wernigerode (1436-1511)
  15. Johann II. von Loon-Heinsberg (c1364-1438)
  16. Johann von Nassau-Dillenburg (1410-1475)
  17. Johann von Nassau-Dillenburg (1455-1516)
  18. Johanna van Polanen (1392-1445)
  19. Juliana zu Stolberg (1506-1580)
  20. Louise von der Mark-Arenberg (c1454-1524)
  21. Ludwig I. von der Mark-Arenberg (c1425-1498)
  22. Ludwig von Hessen (1402-1458)
  23. Margareta of Zagan (c1425-aft1491)
  24. Maria von Loon-Heinsberg (1426-1502)
  25. Mathilde von Mansfeld (1436-1469)
  26. Philipp von Eppstein-Königstein (c1440-1481)
  27. Philipp von Katzenelnbogen (1402-1479)
  28. Volrad II. von Mansfeld (c1380-1450)
  29. Wilhelm von Nassau-Dillenburg (1487-1559)


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