BiographyWilhelm Moritz zu Solms-Braunfels, Graf zu Solms-Braunfels, in Greifenstein u.Wölfersheim, Hungen, u.Braunfels, Herr der Grafschaft Criechingen, was born 4 April 1651 in Greifenstein, Germany to Wilhelm II. zu Solms-Braunfels (1609-1676) and Johannette Sibylle zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich (1623-1651) and died 9 February 1720 in Braunfels, Germany of unspecified causes. He married Magdalene Sophie von Hessen-Homburg (1660-1720) 23 January 1679 in Bingenheim, 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, Poland, Austria, Spain, Switzerland, Lithuania, Italy, Bohemia, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Portugal, England, Turkey.