BiographyWolrad III. von Waldeck-Eisenberg, Graf von Waldeck-Eisenberg, was born 7 July 1588 in Eisenberg Castle (Korbach), Korbach, Waldeck-Frankenberg District, Germany to Josias I. von Waldeck-Eisenberg (1554-1588) and Maria von Barby-Mühlingen (1563-1619) and died 6 October 1640 in Bad Arolsen of unspecified causes. He married Anna von Baden-Durlach (1587-1649) 8 September 1607 in Durlach. 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, Denmark, Austria, Italy, Switzerland, Spain, Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, Belgium, the Netherlands, Portugal, Lithuania, Belarus, the Czech Republic, Byzantium, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Poland, England, the Byzantine Empire, Turkey.