HESSE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PART 1:  HESSE-KASSEL

 

 

The present members of this line of the family bear the title Prince[ss] of Hesse, Highness, except the head and his heir are Royal Highness.

 

 

FRIEDRICH II, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel on the death of his father 1 Feb 1760 (Kassel 14 Aug 1720-Schloß Weissenstein 31 Oct 1785); m.1st Kassel 28 Jun 1740 Mary Pss of Great Britain, Ireland and Hannover (Leicester House 22 Feb 1723-Hanau 14 Jan 1772); m.2d Berlin 10 Jan 1773 Philippine Margravine of Brandenburg-Schwedt (Schwedt 10 Oct 1745-Berlin 1 May 1800)

 

1a) Wilhelm (Kassel 25 Dec 1741-Kassel 1 Jul 1742; bur St.Martin, Kassel)

 

2a) Wilhelm IX, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, Elector WILHELM I of Hesse 1803 (Kassel 3 Jun 1743-Kassel 27 Feb 1821; bur Wilhelmshöhe); m.Copenhagen 1 Sep 1764 Pss Caroline of Denmark (Copenhagen 10 Jul 1747-Kassel 14 Jan 1820; bur Kassel Mausoleum)

 

1b) Marie Friederike  (Hanau 14 Sep 1768-Hanau 17 Apr 1839; bur Hanau Marienkirche); m.Kassel 29 Nov 1794 (div 1817) Alexis Pr von Anhalt-Bernburg (Ballenstedt 12 Jun 1767-Ballenstedt 24 Mar 1834)

 

2b) Karoline Amalie (Hanau 11 Jul 1771-Gotha 22 Feb 1848; bur Gotha Schloßpark); m.Kassel 24 Apr 1802 Duke August of Saxe-Gotha (Gotha 23 Nov 1772-Gotha 27 May 1822)

 

3b) Friedrich (Hanau 8 Aug 1772-Hanau 20 Jul 1784; bur Hanau Marienkirche)

 

4b) WILHELM II, Elector of Hesse (Hanau 28 Jul 1777-Frankfurt 20 Nov 1847; bur Hanau Marienkirche); m.1st Berlin 13 Feb 1797 Auguste Pss of Prussia (Potsdam 1 May 1780-Kassel 19 Feb 1841; bur Alter Friedhof, Kassel); m.2nd (morganatically) Schloß Bisenz, Moravia 8 Jul 1841 Emilie Ortlöpp, cr 1821 "Gfn von Reichenbach-Lessonitz" (Berlin 13 May 1791-Frankfurt 12 Feb 1843; bur Frankfurt Mausoleum); there were 8 children born of this marriage before the marriage itself occurred, and they were apparently subsequently legitimated; these children of the second marriage bore the title Graf/Gräfin von Reichenbach-Lessonitz; m.3rd (morganatically) Wilhelmsbad 28 Aug 1843 Caroline Frn von Berlepsch, cr Frfrau von Bergen 1844 and Gfn von Bergen 1846 (Hersfeld 9 Jan 1820-Knauthayn 21 Feb 1877; bur Altranstädt)

 

1c) Wilhelm Friedrich Karl Ludwig  (Hanau 9 Apr 1798-Hanau 25 Oct 1802; bur reformierte Kirche, Hanau)

 

2c) Karoline Friederike Wilhelmine (Philippsruhe 29 Jul 1799-Kassel 28 Nov 1854; bur Kassel Alter Friedhof)

 

3c) Luise Friederike (Hanau 3 Apr 1801-Philippsruhe 28 Sep 1803; bur reformierte kirche, Hanau)

 

4c) FRIEDRICH WILHELM, Elector of Hesse (Philippsruhe 20 Aug 1802-Prague 6 Jun 1875; bur Alter Friedhof, Kassel); m.(morganatically) Rellingshausen 26 Jun 1831 Gertrud Falkenstein, cr Gfn von Schaumburg 1831 and Pss von Hanau und zu Horowitz (Serene Highness) 1862 (Bonn 18 May 1803-Prague 9 Jul 1882; bur Kassel); their issue bore the titles Prince[ss] von Hanau u.zu Horowitz, Graf/Gräfin von Schaumburg; the head of this line was Fst von Hanau, but the eldest son, Friedrich Wilhelm, and his issue were bypassed until all other sons and their issue male had died

 

1d) Pss Auguste Marie Gertrud (Niederdorfelden 21 Sep 1829-Halle an der Saale 18 Sep 1887; bur Wächtersbach); m.Wilhelmshohe 17 Jul 1849 Ferdinand Maximilian III Fst zu Isenburg-Büdingen in Wächtersbach (Wächtersbach 24 Oct 1824-Wächtersbach 5 Jun 1903)

 

2d) Pss Alexandrine Friederike Wilhelmine (Fulda 22 Dec 1830-Lindau 20 Dec 1871; bur Kassel); m.Kassel 12 Jun 1851 Felix Pr zu Hohenlohe-Oehringen (Oehringen 1 Mar 1818-Asnières 8 Sep 1900)

 

3d) Pr Friedrich Wilhelm von Hanau (Schloß Wilhelmshöhe 18 Nov 1832-Horowitz 14 May 1889); m.1st London 23 Sep 1856 (div) Auguste Birnbaum (Kassel 9 Nov 1837-Cannstatt 29 Jun 1862); m.2nd Vienna 8 Apr 1875 Ludowika Gloede (Hamburg 6 May 1840-Munich 20 Apr 1912)

 

1e) Pr Friedrich August  (Wiesbaden 14 Apr 1864-Brünn 26 Apr 1940); m.1st Vienna 6 Jul 1899 (div 1922) Hildegard Gfn Almásy de Zsadány et Török-Szent-Miklós (Zsadány, Hungary 10 Mar 1879-Augsburg 1 Feb 1933); m.2nd Munich 12 Dec 1932 Christine-Ernestine Detzer (Munich 29 Jan 1894-Munich 10 Jan 1978)

 

1f) Friedrich Wilhelm Tassilo Ludwig Hubertus Heinrich, succeeded Fst Heinrich (d.1917) as 5th Fst von Hanau (Söcking bei Starnberg 27 Dec 1900-Munich 12 Oct 1971); m.Babenhausen 1 Aug 1921 Maria Theresia Gfn Fugger von Babenhausen (Vienna 1 Mar 1899-Starnberg 28 Jun 1994)

 

1g) Friedrich Wilhelm Karl Heinrich Fst von Hanau (Vienna 27 Apr 1923-Starnberg 16 Feb 1998); m.Friedberg bei Volders, Tyrol 15 Jun 1948 MariaAntonia Gfn Strachwitz von Gross-Zauche und Camminetz (Baden bei Wien 3 Sep 1922-Percha 17 Nov 2005)

 

1h) Pss Franziska Elisabeth Maria Antonia (b.Munich 27 Oct 1954); m.1st Söcking bei Starnberg 5 Oct 1974 (div 1986) Rupert Gf Strachwitz von Gross-Zauche und Camminetz (b.Luzern 30 Apr 1947); m.2nd London 14 Mar 1988 (div 1996) John Scarisbrick (b.Rome 3 Nov 1948)

 

2h) Friedrich Wilhelm Philipp Georg Heinrich Jakob Fst von Hanau (b.Munich 26 Jun 1959); m.Aufkirchen 30 May 1987 Julia Schelkopf (b.Munich 15 Sep 1962)

 

1i) Pr Tassilo Hubertus Heinrich Antonius (b.Starnberg 8 Nov 1987)

 

2i) Pss Philippa Maria Theresia (b.Starnberg 15 Jan 1989)

 

3i) Pr Thaddäus Carl Heinrich (b.Starnberg 16 Jun 1995)

 

2g) Pr Friedrich Wilhelm Ferdinand Leopold Tassilo (Vienna 7 May 1924-Vienna 11 May 1997); m.Vienna 17 Dec 1949 Marie Alice Frn von Loudon (Bistritz am Hostein, Moravia 7 Jul 1919-Vienna 20 May 1985)

 

1h) Pss Friederike Wilhelmine Elisabeth Viktoria Maria (b.Vienna 23 Dec 1953); m.Vienna 16 May 1981 Manfred Leo Ritter Mautner von Markhof (b.Vienna 2 Sep 1952)

 

2h) Pr Friedrich Wilhelm Heinrich Antonius (b.Vienna 28 Feb 1956); m.Las Vegas, NV 8 Aug 1980 (div 1988) Bianca Kyd von Rebenburg (b.Graz 24 Mar 1953); m.2nd Miami 18 May 2012 Magda Gomes da Silva (b.Barra Bonita, Brazil 1978)

 

1i) Pss Marie Sophie Bianca Johanna Theresa Marie Alice (b.Marbella, Spain 19 Jun 1981)

 

2i) [with Tonya Burt] Tatjana Nataska Marie Alice Toneya Prinzessin von Hanau (b.Aspen, Colorado 1992)

 

3i) Yasmin Marie Alice (b.2012)

 

3g) Pss Eleonore Marie Elisabeth Hildegarde (Horowitz 16 May 1925-Hamburg 13 Apr 1997); m.1st Hinterhör 15 Jan 1946 (div 1954) Bela Spanyi (Klagenfurt 23 Feb 1921-Hinterstoder, Austria 14 Feb 1997); m.2nd Munich 26 May 1959 (div 1976) Herbert Joost (Hamburg 30 Apr 1908-Hamburg 16 Nov 2001)

 

4g) Pr Friedrich Wilhelm (b.Horowitz 3 Dec 1927); m.San Antonio, Texas 5 Jun 1954 Maria von Kossaczky (b.Budapest 9 Dec 1924)

 

1h) Pr Friedrich Wilhelm Heinrich Christoph (b.San Antonio 5 Jun 1956); m.Riverside 13 Jun 1987 Candace McDonnell (b.Zürich 26 Oct 1954)

 

1i) Pss Victoria Marie Therese (b.New York 1 May 1990)

 

2i) Pr Friedrich Wilhelm Maximilian Kenneth (b.New York 3 Jul 1993)

 

2f) Pr Tassilo Karl Friedrich Wilhelm Antonius Hubertus (Söcking 21 Dec 1901-k.in air crash at Klecany, nr Prague 16 May 1932)

 

3f) Pss Hildegard Marie Ludovika Mathilde Anna (Söcking bei Starnberg 12 Mar 1903-Munich 12 Apr 1990); m.1st Salzburg 10 Jan 1922 (div 1928) Karl Max Gf von Sandizell (Sandizell 4 Oct 1895-Sandizell 21 May 1962); m.2nd Munich 22 Jun 1928 (div 1941) Wulf-Diether Gf zu Castell-Rüdenhausen (Berlin 20 Nov 1905-Munich 1 Jul 1980)

 

4f) Pss Emmerentiana Philippine Ernestine Anna Marie (Munich 22 Apr 1913-Tutzing 8 Sep 1986); m.Horowitz 5 Oct 1933 LudwigGf von Montgelas (Munich 15 Dec 1907-Mühldorf 12 Nov 1982)

 

2e) Pr Ludwig Cäcilius Felix (Hamburg 19 May 1872-Munich 8 Jan 1940)

 

4d) Moritz Philipp Heinrich Fst von Hanau (Schloß Wilhelmshöhe 4 May 1834-Horowitz 30 Mar 1889); m.Freiburg 15 Apr 1875 Anne von Lossberg (Kassel 14 Aug 1829-Horowitz 27 Oct 1876)

 

5d) Wilhelm 2nd Fst von Hanau (Kassel 19 Dec 1836-Horowitz 3 Jun 1902); m.1st Frankfurt 30 Jan 1866 (div 1868) Pss Elisabeth zuSchaumburg-Lippe (Bückeburg 5 Mar 1841-Wiesbaden 30 Nov 1926); m.2nd Doberitz 12  May 1890 Elisabeth Gfn zur Lippe-Weissenfeld (Dresden 1 Jul 1868-Schweinfurt 24 Oct 1952)

 

6d) Pss Marie Auguste von Hanau, cr Pss von Ardeck 28 Jul 1876 (Wilhelmshöhe 22 Aug 1839-Bonn 26 Mar 1917); m.Kassel 27 Dec 1857 (div 1872) Pr Wilhelm Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld (Burgsteinfurt 3 Oct 1831-Rotenburg 17 Jan 1890)

 

7d) Karl 3rd Fst von Hanau (Kassel 29 Nov 1840-Kassel 27 Jan 1905); m.Hannover 11 Nov 1882 Hermine Gfn Grote (Hannover 8 Oct 1859-Münchhagen 31 Mar 1939)

 

8d) Friedrich Wilhelm Heinrich Ludwig 4th Fst von Hanau (Kassel 8 Dec 1842-Prague 15 Jul 1917); m.Prague 5 Jun 1917 Martha Riegel (Bischofsburg, East Prussia 26 Oct 1876-Prague 10 Mar 1943)

 

9d) Pr Friedrich Wilhelm Philipp  (Kassel 29 Dec 1844-Oberurf 28 Aug 1914); m.Vienna 29 Mar 1875 Albertine Hubatschek-Stauber (Semlin 7 Dec 1840-Gratsch nr Meran 11 Apr 1912); their children were "Grafen von Schaumburg"

 

1e) Philipp Gf von Schaumburg (Purkersdorf 17 Apr 1868-Berlin 19 Sep 1890)

 

2e) Friedrich Wilhelm August Gf von Schaumburg (Eaux Vives, nr Geneva 18 Dec 1875-Leipzig 26 Dec 1898)

 

3e) Karl August Friedrich Felix Gf von Schaumburg (Oberurf 10 Aug 1878-Lehrbach 2 Dec 1905); m.Oberurf 28 Sep 1901 Anna von Trott zu Solz (Diez 27 Dec 1870-Zimmersrode 15 Oct 1942)

 

1f) Albertine Gfn von Schaumburg (Lehrbach 23 Aug 1902-Höchst-am-Main 29 Aug 1935); m.Oberurf 16 Sep 1922 Edwin Gf von Rothkirch und Trach (Militsch 1 Nov 1888-Rettershof 29 Jul 1980)

 

2f) Marie Luise Gfn von Schaumburg (Lehrbach 17 Dec 1903-30 Jun 1975); m.Oberurff 2 Jun 1927 Hans Treusch Frhr von Buttlar-Brandenfels (Berlin 5 May 1885-Oberurff 29 Jul 1946); note: I received this information from a correspondent: "I have recently visited the village Oberurff (with double f !) in Northern Hesse and took the chance also to visit the graveyard.... I did find one grave in the field of the Counts of Schaumburg were obviously the following person was buried: Marie Luise Gfn von Schaumburg (b.Lehrbach 17 Dec 1903). The gravestone gave as the date of her death the following information: 30th June 1975. Her husbands date of death was given as 29th July 1946 (and not the 27th as noted on your file)."

 

5c) Marie Friederike Wilhelmine Christine (Kassel 6 Sep 1804-Meiningen 1 Jan 1888; bur Meiningen Englischer Garten); m.Kassel 23 Mar 1825 Duke Bernhard II of Saxe-Meiningen (Meiningen 17 Dec 1800-Meiningen 3 Dec 1882)

 

6c) Friedrich Wilhelm Ferdinand (Berlin 9 Oct 1806-Berlin 21 Nov 1806; bur Berlin Dom)

 

7c) Luise Wilhelmine Emilie Gfn von Reichenbach-Lessonitz (Berlin 26 Feb 1813-Baden-Baden 3 Oct 1883); m.Baden-Baden 15 May 1845 Karl Gf von Bose (7 Nov 1814-Baden-Baden 25 Dec 1887)

 

8c) Julius Wilhelm Albrecht Gf von Reichenbach-Lessonitz (Kassel 4 Oct 1815-Kassel 15 Jan 1822)

 

9c) Amalie Wilhelmine Emilie Gfn von Reichenbach-Lessonitz (Kassel 21 Dec 1816-Dresden 28 Dec 1858); m.1st Dresden 3 Oct 1836 (div) Wilhelm Gf von Luckner (29 Jan 1805-19 Feb 1865); m.2nd Dresden 7 Apr 1840 Karl Frhr von Watzdorf (Dresden 9 Mar 1807-Dresden 5 Dec 1846); m.3d 21 Dec 1847 her 1st husband

 

10c) Gustav Karl Gf von Reichenbach-Lessonitz (Kassel 24 Aug 1818-Prague 26 Sep 1861); m.Prague 20 Dec 1861 Clementine Richter (Prague 28 Aug 1840-Bad Ischl 13 Jul 1908)

 

11c) Emilie Gfn von Reichenbach-Lessonitz (Kassel 8 Jun 1820-Budapest 30 Jan 1891); m.10 Mar 1839 Felix Gf Zichy-Ferraris (20 Nov 1810-8 Sep 1885)

 

12c) Friederike Gfn von Reichenbach-Lessonitz (Kassel 16 Dec 1821-Weilburg 23 Feb 1898); m.3 Nov 1841 Wilhelm Frhr von Dungern (Weilburg 20 Jun 1809-Wildbad 3 Jul 1874)

 

13c) Wilhelm Gf von Reichenbach-Lessonitz (Kassel 29 Jun 1824-Neufchâtel, Switzerland 19 Jan 1866); m.Karlsruhe 19 Mar 1857 Helene Amelie Frn Goeler von Ravensburg (Karlsruhe 27 Apr 1838-Frankfurt 14 Mar 1912)

 

1d) Pauline Victoria Caroline Wilhelmine Emilie Gfn von Reichenbach-Lessonitz (Frankfurt 6 May 1858-Langenzell 21 Oct 1927); m.Frankfurt 9 Feb 1880 Alfred Fst zu Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg (Siebleben 19 Oct 1855-Langenzell 20 Apr 1925)

 

2d) Karoline Amalie Gfn von Reichenbach-Lessonitz (Frankfurt 23 May 1860-Stuttgart 28 Apr 1874)

 

14c) Helene Gfn von Reichenbach-Lessonitz (Wilhelmshöhe 8 Aug 1825-Munich 14 Mar 1898); m.Dresden Jan 1843 Oswald Frhr von Fabrice (Bonn 8 Jan 1820-Munich 3 Jun 1898)

 

3a) Karl  (Kassel 19 Dec 1744-Luisenlund 17 Aug 1836; bur Schleswig Dom); m.Copenhagen 30 Aug 1766 Pss Lovisa of Denmark (Christiansborg 30 Jan 1750-Gottorp 12 Jan 1831; bur Schleswig Dom)

 

1b) Marie Sophie Friederike (Hanau 28 Oct 1767-Copenhagen 21 Mar 1852; bur Roskilde Cathedral); m.Gottorp 31 Jul 1790 King Frederik VI of Denmark (Copenhagen 28 Jan 1768-Copenhagen 3 Dec 1839)

 

2b) Wilhelm  (Hanau 26 Jan 1769-Hanau 14 Jul 1772; bur Schleswig Dom)

 

3b) Friedrich, Statthalter of Schleswig-Holstein (Gottorp 24 May 1771-Panker 24 Feb 1845; bur Gieskau); m.in Norway 21 May 1813 Klara von Brockdorff (Rohlstorff 16 Jan 1778-Rendsborg 24 Aug 1836; bur Warder), dau of Detlev von Brockdorff, and former wife of Andreas Ernst Christian Baron von Liliencron

 

1c) [by Johanne Jansen] Christian Friedrichsen v.Loevenfeldt (Moldewit bei Schleswig 29 Nov 1803-Copenhagen 29 Aug 1866); m.Rendsburg 20 Sep 1836 Camilla Glahm (Copenhagen 28 Apr 1816-Copenhagen 3 Feb 1902)

 

1d) Frederik (Rendsburg 16 Mar 1841-Copenhagen 28 Feb 1913)

 

2d) Christian (Schleswig 4 Feb 1846-    ); m.Højen 15 Oct 1891 Christiane Kjeldsen (Horning1 Jul 1837-10 Dec 1911)

 

3d) Frederikke Johanne Marie Luise Gustave (Rendsburg 22 May 1838-Middelfort 23 Sep 1907)

 

4d) Camilla (Schleswig 1 Mar 1843-1 Jun 1844)

 

5d) Corinna (Copenhagen 11 Jun 1853-19 Feb 1944); m.Copenhagen 14 Oct 1875 Carl Reiss (d.Esperglärde 18 Jul 1902)

 

4b) Juliane Luise Amalie, 1810 Abbess of Itzehoe (Copenhagen 19 Jan 1773-Itzehoe 11 Mar 1860; bur Itzehoe)

 

5b) Christian (Gottorp 14 Aug 1776-Odense 14 Nov 1814; bur Schleswig Dom 1864)

 

6b) Luise Caroline  (Gottorp 28 Sep 1789-Ballenstedt 13 Mar 1867; bur Schleswig Dom); m.Gottorp 28 Jan 1810 Duke Wilhelm of Schleswig-Holstein-Glücksburg (Lindenau, nr Königsberg 4 Jan 1785-Gottorp 27 Feb 1831)

 

4a) Friedrich  (Kassel 11 Sep 1747-Frankfurt 20 May 1837; bur Rumpenheim); m.Biebrich 2 Dec 1786 Pss Karoline of Nassau-Usingen (Biebrich 4 Apr 1762-Schloß Rumpenheim 17 Aug 1823; bur Rumpenheim)

 

1b) Wilhelm  (Biebrich 24 Dec 1787-Copenhagen 5 Sep 1867; bur Rumpenheim); m.Copenhagen 10 Nov 1810 Charlotte Pss of Denmark (Copenhagen 30 Oct 1789-Copenhagen 28 Mar 1864; bur Roskilde Cathedral)

 

1c) Karoline Friederike Marie Wilhelmine (Copenhagen 15 Aug 1811-Copenhagen 10 May 1829; bur Rumpenheim)

 

2c) Marie Luise Charlotte (Copenhagen 9 May 1814-Schloß Hohenberg 28 Jul 1895; bur Dessau Stadtkirche); m.Schloß Rumpenheim 11 Sep 1832 Friedrich Pr of Anhalt-Dessau (Dessau 23 Sep 1799-Dessau 4 Dec 1864)

 

3c) Luise Wilhelmine Friederike Caroline Auguste Julie (Kassel 7 Sep 1817-Bernstorff 29 Sep 1898; bur Roskilde Cathedral); m.Amalienborg 26 May 1842 King Christian IX of Denmark (Gottorp 8 Apr 1818-Amalienborg 29 Jan 1906)

 

4c) FRIEDRICH Wilhelm Georg Adolf, Landgrave of Hesse (Kassel 26 Nov 1820-Frankfurt 14 Oct 1884; bur Rumpenheim); m.1st St.Petersburg 28 Jan 1844 Alexandra Grand Dss of Russia (St.Petersburg 24 Jun 1825-Tsarskoie Selo 10 Aug 1844; bur St.Petersburg Cathedral); m.2nd Charlottenburg 16 May 1853 Anne Pss of Prussia (Berlin 17 May 1836-Frankfurt 12 Jun 1918; bur Fulda Dom)

 

1d) Wilhelm  (b.and d.Tsarskoie Selo 10 Aug 1844; bur Rumpenheim)

 

2d) FRIEDRICH WILHELM Nikolaus Karl (Copenhagen 15 Oct 1854-d.at sea en route from Batavia to Singapore 14 Oct 1888)

 

3d) Elisabeth Alexandra Maria Charlotte Luise (Copenhagen 13 Jun 1861-Dessau 1 Jan 1955; bur Dessau); m.Philippsruhe 26 May 1884 Pr Leopold of Anhalt-Dessau (Dessau 18 Jul 1855-Cannes 2 Feb 1886)

 

4d) ALEXANDER FRIEDRICH Wilhelm Albrecht Georg; he renounced his rights as head of the Electoral House of Hesse 15 Mar 1925 (Copenhagen 25 Jan 1863-Fronhausen an der Lahn 26 Mar 1945; bur Rumpenheim); m.Frankfurt 25 Mar 1925 Gisela Frn Stockhorner von Starein (Mannheim 17 Jan 1884-Freiburg im Breisgau 22 Jun 1965; bur Rumpenheim)

 

5d) FRIEDRICH KARL Ludwig Konstantin, Landgrave of Hesse, head of the Electoral House of Hesse from 15 Mar 1925 (Schloß Panker, Holstein 1 May 1868-Kassel 28 May 1940; bur Kronberg); m.Berlin 25 Jan 1893 Margarethe Pss of Prussia (Neues Palais, nr Potsdam 22 Apr 1872-Schönberg bei Kronberg, Taunus 22 Jan 1954; bur Kronberg)

 

1e) Friedrich Wilhelm Sigismund Viktor (Frankfurt 23 Nov 1893-k.a.Kara Orman, Romania 12/13 Sep 1916; bur Kronberg)

 

2e) Maximilian Friedrich Wilhelm Georg Eduard (Schloß Rumpenheim 20 Oct 1894-k.a.St.Jean-Chapelle 13 Oct 1914; bur Kronberg)

 

3e) PHILIPP, Landgrave of Hesse, became head of all the House of Hesse 30 May 1968 (Schloß Rumpenheim 6 Nov 1896-Rome 25 Oct 1980; bur Kronberg); m.Racconigi 23 Sep 1925 Mafalda Pss of Savoy (Rome 19 Nov 1902-d.in Buchenwald concentration camp 28 Aug 1944; bur Kronberg)

 

1f) MORITZ Friedrich Karl Emmanuel Humbert, Landgrave of Hesse (Racconigi 6 Aug 1926-Frankfurt 23 May 2013); m.Kronberg (civ) 1 Jun 1964 (rel) 3 Jun 1964 (div 1974) Tatiana Pss zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg (b.Gießen 31 Jul 1940)

 

1g) Mafalda Margarethe, b.Kiel 6 Jul 1965; m.1st Kronberg 6 Jul 1989 (div 1991) Enrico dei Conti Marone Cinzano (b.Turin 5 Apr 1963); m.2nd Lütjenburg 19 Dec 1991 (div 1999) Carlo Galdo (b.Naples 26 Mar 1954); m.3rd Rome 14 Jul 2000 (rel) Palazzo Grotta Pallotta 28 Sep 2000 (div) Ferdinando dei Conti Brachetti-Peretti (b.Rome 13 Jan 1960)

 

2g) HEINRICH Donatus Philipp Umberto, Landgrave of Hesse, b.Kiel 17 Oct 1966; m.Wiesbaden 25 Apr 2003 (rel) Kronberg 17 May 2003 Floria-Franziska Gfn von Faber-Castell (b.Düsseldorf 14 Oct 1974)

 

1h) Paulina Elisabeth Adelheid Tatiana Suzanne, b.Frankfurt 26 Mar 2007

 

2h) Moritz Ludwig Georg Wolf, Hereditary Prince of Hesse, b.Frankfurt 26 Mar 2007

 

3h) August (b.Aug 2012)

 

3g) Elena Elisabeth Madeleine, b.Kiel 8 Nov 1967

 

4g) Philipp Robin, b.Kiel 17 Sep 1970; m.Hamburg 5 May 2006 (rel) Panker 10 Jun 2006 Laetitia Bechtolf (b.Wedel 5 May 1978)

 

1h) Elena Margherita Lotti Christiane Elizabeth, b.Hamburg 5 Dec 2006

 

2h) Tito Friedrich Hans Andreas Alnwick (b.Hamburg 24 Aug 2008)

 

2f) Heinrich Wilhelm Konstantin Victor Franz (Rome 30 Oct 1927-Langen, Hessen 18 Nov 1999; bur Kronberg)

 

3f) Otto Adolf (Rome 3 Jun 1937-Hannover 3 Jan 1998); m.1st (morganatically) (civ) Munich 5 Apr 1965 (rel) Trostberg, Upper Bavaria 6 Apr 1965 (div 1969) Angela von Doering (Goslar 12 Aug 1940-Hannover 11 Apr 1991); m.2nd (morganatically) Latrup-Matrum 28 Dec 1988 (div 1994) Elisabeth Bönker (Rumburg, Czechoslovakia 31 Jan 1944-12 Apr 2013)

 

4f) Elisabeth Margarethe Elena Johanna Maria Jolanda Polyxene, b.Rome 8 Oct 1940; m.Frankfurt (civ) 26 Feb 1962 (rel) 28 Feb 1962 Friedrich Carl Gf von Oppersdorff (Oberglogau 30 Jan 1925-Gravenbruch 11 Jan 1985)

 

4e) Wolfgang Moritz (Schloß Rumpenheim 6 Nov 1896-Kronberg, Taunus 12 Jul 1989; bur Kronberg); m.1st Salem 17 Sep 1924 Marie Alexandra Pss of Baden (Salem 1 Aug 1902-k.in air raid at Frankfurt 29 Jan 1944; bur Kronberg); m.2nd Frankfurt 7 Sep 1948 Ottilie Moeller (Frankfurt 24 Jun 1903-Kronberg 4 Nov 1991; bur Kronberg)

 

5e) Richard Wilhelm Leopold (Frankfurt 14 May 1901-Frankfurt 11 Feb 1969; bur Kronberg)

 

6e) Christoph Ernst August (Frankfurt 14 May 1901-k.a.in the Apennines 7 Oct 1943; bur Kronberg); m.Kronberg 15 Dec 1930 Sophie Pss of Greece and Denmark (Corfu 26 Jun 1914-Neuhaus bei Schliersee 24 Nov 2001; bur Schliersee)

 

1f) Christina Margarethe (Kronberg 10 Jan 1933-Gersau 21 Nov 2011); m.1st Kronberg 2 Aug 1956 (div 1962) Andreas Pr of Yugoslavia (Veldes, Krain 28 Jun 1929-Irvine, California 7 May 1990); m.2nd London 3 Dec 1962 (div 1986) Robert van Eyck (The Hague 3 May 1916-Ashford 19 Dec 1991)

 

2f) Dorothea Charlotte Karin, b.Schloß Panker 24 Jul 1934; m.(civ) Schliersee, Upper Bavaria 31 Mar 1959 (rel) Munich 1 Apr 1959 Friedrich Pr zu Windisch-Grätz (Heiligenberg, Baden 7 Jul 1917-Gersau 29 May 2002)

 

3f) Karl Adolf Andreas, b.Berlin 26 Mar 1937; m.The Hague (civ) 26 Mar 1966 (rel) 18 Apr 1966 Yvonne Gfn Szapáry von Muraszombath, Széchysziget u.Szapár (b.Budapest 4 Apr 1944)

 

1g) Christoph, b.Munich 18 Jun 1969

 

2g) Irina Verena, b.Munich 1 Apr 1971; m.(civ) Berlin 30 Apr 1999 (rel) Heusenstamm 29 May 1999 Alexander Gf von Schönburg-Glauchau (b.Mogadishu, Somalia 15 Aug 1969)

 

4f) Rainer Christoph Friedrich, b.Kronberg 18 Nov 1939

 

5f) Clarissa Alice, b.Kronberg 6 Feb 1944; m.Paris 20 Jul 1971 (div 1976) Claude Jean Derrien (b.Boulogne-sur-Seine 12 Mar 1948)

 

6d) Marie Polyxene Olga Viktoria Dagmar Anna  (Schloß Panker 29 Apr 1872-Kiel 16 Aug 1882; bur Rumpenheim)

 

7d) Sibylle Margaretha Christa Thyra Hedwig Catharina (Schloß Panker 3 Jun 1877-Wiesbaden 11 Feb 1953);  m.Frankfurt 3 Sep 1898 (div 1923) Friedrich Frhr von Vincke (Zeesen 24 Jul 1867-Wiesbaden 31 Dec 1925)

 

5c) Auguste Sophie Friederike Marie Caroline Julie (Copenhagen 30 Oct 1823-Copenhagen 17 Jul 1889; bur Skamby); m.Schloß Panker 28 May 1854 Baron Karl Friedrich von Blixen-Fineke (Dallund 15 Aug 1822-Baden-Baden 6 Jan 1873; bur Skamby)

 

6c) Sophie (Copenhagen 18 Jan 1827-Copenhagen 20 Dec 1827; bur Rumpenheim 1829)

 

2b) Karl Friedrich (Maastricht 8 Mar 1789-Schloß Rumpenheim 10 Sep 1802)

 

3b) Friedrich Wilhelm (Maastricht 24 Apr 1790-Schloß Rumpenheim 25 Oct 1876; bur Rumpenheim)

 

4b) Ludwig Karl (Biebrich 12 Nov 1791-Schloß Rumpenheim 12 May 1800; bur Rumpenheim)

 

5b) Georg Karl (Maastricht 14 Jan 1793-Frankfurt 4 Mar 1881; bur Rumpenheim)

 

6b) Luise Caroline Marie Friederike (Maastricht 9 Apr 1794-Frankfurt 16 Mar 1881; bur Rumpenheim); m.Gotha 4 Apr 1833 Georg Frhr von der Decken (23 Nov 1787-Schloß Rumpenheim 20 Aug 1859; bur Rumpenheim)

 

7b) Marie Wilhelmine Friederike (Hanau 21 Jan 1796-Neustrelitz 30 Dec 1880; bur Mirow); m.Kassel 12 Aug 1817 Georg, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Hannover 12 Aug 1779-Schweizerhaus, nr Neustrelitz 6 Sep 1860)

 

8b) Augusta Wilhelmine Luise (Schloß Rumpenheim 25 Jul 1797-St.James' Palace 6 Apr 1889; bur Kew); m.Kassel 7 May 1818 and at the Queen's House, St.James's, 1 Jun 1818 Adolphus Pr of Great Britain, Ireland and Hannover, Duke of Cambridge (Buckingham House 24 Feb 1774-Cambridge House 8 Jul 1850)

 

 

 

 

 

 

PART 2: HESSE-PHILIPPSTHAL

 

 

WILHELM, Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal 8 May 1770 (Philippsthal 29 Aug 1726-Philippsthal 8 Aug 1810; bur Philippsthal Friedhof); m.Tournai 22 Jun 1755 Ulrike Landgravine of Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld (Ypern 27 Apr 1732-Bückeburg 2 Feb 1795; bur Mausoleum im Schaumburger Wald)

 

1a) Karoline (Philippsthal 17 Mar 1756-Philippsthal 17 Sep 1756; bur Philippsthal)

 

2a) Karl (Zütphen 6 Nov 1757-k.a.Frankfurt 2 Jan 1793; bur Philippsthal); m.Montchéri bei Hofgeismar 24 Jun 1791 Viktoria Pss of Anhalt-Bernburg (Halle an der Saale 11 Feb 1772-Vienna 17 Oct 1817), later wife of Franz Gf von Wimpffen

 

1b) Karoline (Kassel 10 Feb 1793-Meiningen 9 Feb 1869; bur Philippsthal Friedhof); m.Kassel 17 Feb 1812 her uncle Ernst Konstantin Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal  (1771-1849; below)

 

3a) Wilhelm (Zütphen 25 Nov 1758-Zütphen 31 May 1760; bur Zütphen)

 

4a) Friedrich (Zütphen 13 Jun 1760-Philippsthal 29 Nov 1761; bur Philippsthal)

 

5a) Juliane (Zütphen 8 Jun 1761-Bückeburg 9 Nov 1799; bur 1802 Mausoleum im Schaumburger Wald); m.Philippsthal 10 Oct 1780 Philipp Ernst II Gf zu Schaumburg-Lippe (5 Jul 1723-Bückeburg 13 Feb 1787)

 

6a) Friedrich (Philippsthal 4 Sep 1764-k.a.Nivelles 6 Jul 1794)

 

7a) Wilhelm (Philippsthal 10 Oct 1765-Philippsthal 24 Feb 1766; bur Philippsthal)

 

8a) LUDWIG, Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal (Philippsthal 8 Oct 1766-Naples 16 Feb 1816; bur Gaeta 1825); m.Süsteren 21 Jan 1791 Marie Franziska Gfn Berghe von Trips (Hemmersbach 8 Aug 1771-Munich 3 May 1805)

 

1b) Karoline (Naples 13 Jan 1793-Rome 4 Aug 1872); m.Kassel 19 Dec 1810 Ferdinand Cte de la Ville sur Illon (d.Seltz 1 Mar 1865)

 

2b) Wilhelm (Naples 9 Aug 1798-1799/1802)

 

3b) [illegitimate] Karoline von Hessen (d.after 11 Feb 1816)

 

9a) Charlotte Amalie (Philippsthal 25 Aug 1767-Philippsthal 14 Sep 1767; bur Philippsthal)

 

10a) ERNST KONSTANTIN, Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal (Philippsthal 8 Aug 1771-Meiningen 25 Dec 1849; bur Philippsthal Friedhof); m.1st Rudolstadt 10 Apr 1796 Luise Pss von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (Rudolstadt 2 Nov 1775-Kassel 25 Dec 1808; bur Kassel); m.2nd Kassel 17 Feb 1812 his niece Karoline Landgravine of Hesse-Philippsthal (1793-1869; above)

 

1b) Friedrich Wilhelm (Philippsthal 23 Jul 1797-Philippsthal 15 Sep 1797; bur Philippsthal)

 

2b) Ferdinand (Philippsthal 15 Oct 1799-Philippsthal 17 May 1837; bur Philippsthal Friedhof)

 

3b) Georg Gustav (Philippsthal 14 Feb 1801-Philippsthal 1 Apr 1802; bur Philippsthal)

 

4b) KARL, Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal (Philippsthal 22 May 1803-Philippsthal 12 Feb 1868; bur Philippsthal Friedhof); m.Carlsruhe 9 Oct 1845 Marie Dss of Württemberg (Carlsruhe 25 Mar 1818-Schloß Philippsthal 10 Apr 1888; bur Philippsthal Friedhof)

 

1c) ERNST Eugen Karl August Bernhard Paul, Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal (Philippsthal 20 Dec 1846-Eisenach 22 Dec 1925; bur Philippsthal Kirche)

 

2c) Karl Alexander Eugen Hermann (Philippsthal 3 Feb 1853-Jena 3 Sep 1916; bur Philippsthal Kirche)

 

5b) Franz, who assumed the title Freiherr von Falkener 1841 (Philippsthal 26 Jan 1805-Nancy 23 Jun 1861; bur Philippsthal Friedhof); m.(morganatically) 4 Oct 1841 Maria Katharina Kohlmann, cr 1873 Baronin von Falkener (Rutesheim 5 Feb 1819-Vacha 22 Feb 1904; bur Vacha)

 

1c) Konstanze Frn von Falkener, cr Gfn von Grebenstein 12 Sep 1885 (Boudonville 13 Mar 1847-Eisenach 14 Mar 1916); m.Boudonville 24 Aug 1869 Erich Pr zu Waldeck u.Pyrmont (Mengeringhausen 20 Dec 1842-Pfalzdorf 24 Oct 1894)

 

2c) Ferdinand Frhr von Falkener (Nancy 18 Apr 1849-Wiesbaden 14 Jan 1883; bur Philippsthal Friedhof)

 

3c) August Frhr von Falkener (Nancy 20 Jun 1852-Kassel 14 Oct 1882; bur Philippsthal Friedhof)

 

4c) Marie Amalie Frn von Falkener (Nancy 27 Sep 1854-Philippsthal 3 Nov 1889; bur Philippsthal Neuer Friedhof)

 

5c) Victorie Frn von Falkener (Nancy 24 Feb 1859-Trusen 2 Jun 1919); m.Kassel 28 Mar 1886 Karl Rall (Kassel 26 May 1860-    )

 

6c) Franz Frhr von Falkener (Nancy 21 Feb 1862-Kassel 2 Jan 1880; bur Philippsthal Friedhof)

 

6b) Viktoria (Kassel 28 Dec 1812-Philippsthal 13 Aug 1837; bur Philippsthal Friedhof)

 

7b) Wilhelm Eduard (Vienna 6 Nov 1817-Vienna 27 Apr 1819; bur St.Marxer Friedhof, Vienna)

 

 

 

 

 

 

PART 3:  HESSE-PHILIPPSTHAL-BARCHFELD

 

The present members of this family bear the title Prince[ss] and Landgrave/Landgravine of Hesse, Highness.

 

 

ADOLF, Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld (Ypres 29 Jun 1743-Barchfeld 17 Jul 1803); m.Meiningen 18 Oct 1781 Luise Pss of Saxe-Meiningen (Frankfurt 6 Aug 1752-Kassel 3 Jun 1805)

 

1a) Friedrich (Barchfeld 31 Dec 1782-Barchfeld 5 Feb 1783)

 

2a) KARL August Philipp Ludwig, Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld (Barchfeld 27 Jun 1784-Schloß Philippsthal 17 Jul 1854; bur Barchfeld); m.1st Öhringen 19 Jul 1816 Auguste Pss zu Hohenlohe-Ingelfingen (Walluf 16 Nov 1793-Herleshausen 8 Jun 1821; bur Barchfeld); m.2nd Burgsteinfurt 10 Sep 1823 Sophie Pss zu Bentheim u.Steinfurt (Burgsteinfurt 6 Jan 1794-Herleshausen 6 May 1873; bur Barchfeld)

 

1b) Bertha Wilhelmine Caroline Luise Marie (Herleshausen 26 Oct 1818-Burgsteinfurt 6 May 1888; bur there); m.Schloß Barchfeld 27 Jun 1839 Ludwig Fst zu Bentheim u.Steinfurt (1 Aug 1812-Burgsteinfurt 28 Sep 1890)

 

2b) Emilie (Herleshausen 7 Jun 1821-Herleshausen 2 Dec 1836; bur Barchfeld)

 

3b) Viktor (Herleshausen 3 Dec 1824-Mainz 10 Apr 1846)

 

4b) Alexander (Stuttgart 1 Nov 1826-Copenhagen 19 Nov 1841; bur Holmanskerke, Copenhagen)

 

5b) ALEXIS Wilhelm Ernst, Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld (Burgsteinfurt 13 Sep 1829-Herleshausen 16 Aug 1905; bur Barchfeld); m.Charlottenburg 27 Jun 1854 (div 1861) Luise Pss of Prussia (Berlin 1 Mar 1829-Wiesbaden 10 May 1901;bur Nikolskoe Kirche, Berlin-Wannsee)

 

6b) Wilhelm Friedrich Ernst (Burgsteinfurt 3 Oct 1831-Rotenburg an der Fulda 17 Jan 1890; bur Barchfeld); m.1st (morganatically) Kassel 27 Dec 1857 (div 1872) Marie Pss von Hanau u.zu Horowitz, cr Pss von Ardeck 28 Jul 1876 (1839-1917); their issue bore the title Prince[ss] von Ardeck); m.2nd Burgsteinfurt 16 Aug 1873 Juliane Pss zu Bentheim u.Steinfurt (Burgsteinfurt 5 Jan 1842-Burgsteinfurt 29 Apr 1878); m.3rd Burgsteinfurt 23 Aug 1879 Adelheid Pss zu Bentheim u.Steinfurt (Burgsteinfurt 17 May 1840-Bingen 31 Jan 1880); m.4th Schloß Luisenlund 6 Dec 1884 Auguste Pss of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (Kiel 27 Feb 1844-Rotenburg 16 Sep 1932)

 

1c) Friedrich Wilhelm Pr von Ardeck (Offenbach am Main 2 Nov 1858-Wilhelmshöhe 1 Apr 1902); m.Dresden 17 Dec 1890 Anne Hollingsworth-Price (Wilmington, Delaware 25 Aug 1868-Johannsdorf 24 Apr 1945)

 

2c) Carl Wilhelm Pr von Ardeck (Fulda 18 May 1861-Niendorf 18 Oct 1938); m.Liège 16 Apr 1891 Anne Elise Strehlow (Berlin 5 Jun 1862-Lübeck 26 Nov 1938)

 

3c) Sophie Auguste Elisabeth Pss von Ardeck (Kassel 8 Jun 1864-Ahrweiler 4 Mar 1919); m.Oberurf 11 Oct 1886 Ferdinand Gf zu Ysenburg u.Büdingen in Philippseich (Meerholz 15 Oct 1841-Philippseich 5 Jan 1920)

 

4c) Alice Pss von Ardeck (Langenselbold 7 Oct 1867-Langenselbold 23 Nov 1868; bur Wächtersbach)

 

5c) Karoline Luise Pss von Ardeck (Langenselbold 12 Dec 1868-Wiesbaden 21 Nov 1959; bur Detmold); m.Dresden 2 Nov 1889 Rudolf Pr zur Lippe (Neudorf 27 Apr 1856-Drogelwitz 21 Jun 1931)

 

6c) Bertha Luise (Burgsteinfurt 25 Oct 1874-Detmold 19 Feb 1919; bur Detmold); m.Rotenburg 16 Aug 1901 Leopold IV Fst zur Lippe (Oberkassel 30 May 1871-Detmold 30 Dec 1949)

 

7c) CHLODWIG Alexis Ernst, Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld, succeeded his distant cousin as Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal 22 Dec 1925 (Burgsteinfurt 30 Jul 1876-Bad Hersfeld 17 Nov 1954); m.Lich 26 May 1904 Caroline Pss zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich (Lich 27 May 1877-Berlin 28 Nov 1958)

 

1d) Wilhelm Ernst Alexis Hermann (Rotenburg 1 Mar 1905-k.a.Gor, Russia 30 Apr 1942); m.Tabarz 30 Jan 1933 Marianne Pss of Prussia (Kamenz 23 Aug 1913-Herleshausen 1 Mar 1983)

 

1e) WILHELM Chlodwig Friedrich Ernst Hermann Paul Philipp Heinrich, Pr and Landgrave of Hesse (b.Herleshausen 14 Aug 1933); m.Friedrichshausen 5 Aug 1961 Oda-Mathilde von Garmissen (b.Friedrichshausen 12 Feb 1935)

 

1f) Wilhelm (b.Munich 1 Jan 1963); m.Radebeul 6 Sep 2002 (rel) Meißen 7 Sep 2002 Susanne Alexandra Margret von Kaufman (b.Toronto 22 Apr 1971)

 

1g) Wilhelm Ernst Constantin (b.Radebeul 4 Jan 2005)

 

2g) Philipp August (b.Radebeul 14 Aug 2006)

 

3g) Konrad (b.2007)

 

2f) Otto (b.Oldenburg 19 Jan 1965); m.Las Vegas 8 Sep 1998 Carla Blickhäuser (b.Düren 4 Sep 1974)

 

1g) Max Ernst-Ludwig (b.Marktredwitz 26 Jan 1999)

 

2g) Elena Marie-Sophie (b.Marktredwitz 11 Mar 2000)

 

3g) Moritz (b.13 Sep 2007)

 

4g) Leopold Friedrich-Wilhelm (b.2009)

 

2e) Hermann Ernst Ludwig Joachim Hans Georg Hugo Alexander Wilhelm (b.Herleshausen 21 Aug 1935); m.Kassel 9 May 1962 Monika Gfn Strachwitz von Groß-Zauche u.Camminetz (b.Eisenach 11 Jul 1939)

 

1f) Verena Tosca Marianne (b.Eschwege 12 Feb 1972); m.Herleshausen 25 Feb 2000 (rel) 15 Apr 2000 Felix von Saucken (b.Hamburg 30 Aug 1970)

 

2f) Alexis Wilhelm Manfred (b.Eschwege 5 Mar 1977)

 

3e) Johanna (b.Herleshausen 22 Nov 1937); m.1st Herleshausen 30 Sep 1957 (div 1961) Alfons Kuhn (b.Salzuflen 10 Dec 1924); m.2d Herleshausen 8 Jun 1963 Bruno Rieck (b.Ahrensburg 19 May 1927)

 

2d) Ernst Ludwig (Rotenburg 15 Jul 1906-Warmemünde 7 May 1934)

 

3d) Irene Sibylle Auguste Hermine (Rotenburg 26 Nov 1907-29 Dec 1980); m.1st Philippsthal 20 Oct 1934 (div 1955) Waldemar von Thomsen (Wilhelmshaven 17 Jul 1891-Lindau 27 Oct 1977); m.2nd Lindau 12 Oct 1957 her first husband

 

4d) Alexander Friedrich Ferdinand Ernst Karl Georg Ludwig Alexis (Herleshausen 8 Jun 1911-Berlin 22 Oct 1939)

 

5d) Viktoria Cäcilie Marie Adelheid Bertha (Herleshausen 26 Oct 1914-Berlin 25 Nov 1998)

 

8c) Eduard Ernst Alexis Hermann Philipp (Burgsteinfurt 21 Apr 1878-Burgsteinfurt 5 Jan 1879; bur Burgsteinfurt)

 

9c) Julian Karl Georg Wilhelm (Burgsteinfurt 21 Apr 1878-1 Sep 1878; bur Burgsteinfurt)

 

10c) Christian Ludwig Friedrich Adolf Alexis Wilhelm Ferdinand (Schloß Luisenlund 16 Jun 1887-Geneva 19 Oct 1971); m.1st (morganatically) Berlin 14 Jan 1915 Elizabeth Reid Rogers, cr 1915 Freifrau von Barchfeld (Jackson, Tennessee 17 Aug 1893-Cannes 2 Feb 1957); m.2nd (morganatically) (civ) Geneva 10 Jun 1958 (rel) Cannes 25 Jun 1958 Ann Pearl Everett (Launeston, Tasmania 23 Aug 1906-Cannes 14 Mar 1972); his children, though morganatic, were accorded the title Prince[ss] of Hesse

 

1d) Pss Elisabeth Auguste Eunice Berta Karoline Luise-Christiane (Berlin 2 Nov 1915-Paris 10 May 2003); m.Suresnes 6 Aug 1949 (div 1956) Jacques Olivetti (b.Paris 25 Jul 1909)

 

2d) Pr Wilhelm Richard Christian Chlodwig Albert Carl Eduard Alexis (Sully, nr La Tour-de-Peilz, Switzerland 14 Oct 1917-Tucson, Arizona 18 Feb 1985); m.Tucson 8 Apr 1953 Maria Lafontaine (b.Hermosilo, Mexico 15 Oct 1926)

 

3d) Pr Waldemar Christian Victor Henry Philipp (Sully 20 Sep 1919-Bad Homburg vor der Höhe 17 Mar 2002); m.Houston TX 11 Feb 1952 Ellen Hamilton (Atlanta, Georgia 25 Nov 1922-Bad Homburg vor der Höhe 18 Oct 2003)

 

1e) Pr Alexander (b.Houston 31 Aug 1956); m.Kronberg, Taunus 9 Oct 1981 Brigitte Göllner (Worms 23 Jan 1950-4 Oct 2009)

 

1f) Pr Christian Friedrich Wilhelm Johann Waldemar Alexander (b.Frankfurt-Höchst 30 Jul 1984)

 

2f) Pr  Carl-Friedrich Philipp Heinrich Richard Alexander (b.Frankfurt-Höchst 16 Sep 1988)

 

2e) Pr Henry Christian (b.Frankfurt 15 Mar 1963)

 

4d) Pss Marie Louise Olga Elvira Victoria (Paris 30 Dec 1921-Istanbul 14 Jan 1999); m.Lausanne 13 Jun 1952 Michel Savich (b.Constantinople 25 Jul 1924)

 

3a) Friedrich Wilhelm Karl Ludwig (Barchfeld 10 Aug 1786-Frederiksberg 22 Aug 1834;bur Roskilde Cathedral); m.Copenhagen 22 Aug 1812 Juliane Pss of Denmark (Copenhagen 18 Feb 1788-Copenhagen 9 May 1850; bur Roskilde Cathedral)

 

4a) Georg Ludwig Karl Wilhelm Konstantin Christian (Barchfeld 11 Oct 1787-Barchfeld 27 Apr 1788)

 

5a) Ernst Friedrich Wilhelm Karl Ferdinand Philipp Ludwig (Barchfeld 28 Jan 1789-Herleshausen 19 Apr 1850; bur Barchfeld)

 

6a) Charlotte Wilhelmine Georgine Ernestine (Barchfeld 22 May 1794-7 Jun 1794)

 

 

 

 

 

 

PART 4: HESSE-DARMSTADT

 

 

LUDWIG VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt 12 Sep 1739 (Darmstadt 5 Apr 1691-Darmstadt 17 Oct 1768); m.Philippsruhe 5 Apr 1717 Charlotte Gfn von Hanau-Lichtenberg (Buchsweiler 2 May 1700-Darmstadt 1 Jul 1726)

 

1a) LUDWIG IX, 1768 Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, 1741 in Gfschaft Hanau-Lichtenberg (Darmstadt 15 Dec 1719-Pirmasens 6 Apr 1790; bur Pirmasens Lutheran Church); m.1st Zweibrücken 12 Aug 1741 Karoline Pfgfn von Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (Strassburg 9 Mar 1721-Darmstadt 30 Mar 1774; bur Darmstadt Herrengarten); m.2nd (morganatically) Ems 23 Oct 1775 Marie Adélaïde Cheirouze, cr Gfn von Lemberg 23 Oct 1775 (Paris 1752-Diez a.d.Lahn 30 Jul 1785; bur Diez), dau of Jean Cheirouze, and later wife of Léopold Plunkett

 

1b) Karolina (Buchsweiler 2 Mar 1746-Homburg 18 Sep 1821; bur Homburg); m.Darmstadt 27 Sep 1768 Friedrich V, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg (Homburg 30 Jan 1748-Homburg 20 Jan 1820)

 

2b) Friederike Luise (Prenzlau 16 Oct 1751-Berlin 25 Feb 1805; bur Berlin Dom); m.Charlottenburg 14 Jul 1769 King Friedrich Wilhelm II of Prussia (Berlin 25 Sep 1744-Marmorpalais 16 Dec 1797)

 

3b) LUDWIG X, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Grand Duke LUDWIG I of Hesse 13 Aug 1806, Grand Duke of Hesse and the Rhine (Hessen und bei Rhein) 7 Jul 1816 (Prenzlau 14 Jun 1753-Darmstadt 6 Apr 1830; bur Darmstadt); m.Darmstadt 19 Feb 1777 Luise Landgravine of Hesse-Darmstadt (1761-1829; below)

 

1c) LUDWIG II, Grand Duke of Hesse and the Rhine (Darmstadt 26 Dec 1777-Darmstadt 16 Jun 1848; bur Rosenhöhe, Darmstadt); m.Karlsruhe 19 Jun 1804 Wilhelmine Pss of Baden (Karlsruhe 10 Sep 1788-Rosenhöhe bei Darmstadt 27 Jan 1836; bur there)

 

1d) LUDWIG III, Grand Duke of Hesse and the Rhine (Darmstadt 9 Jun 1806-Seeheim 13 Jun 1877; bur Rosenhöhe); m.1st Munich 26 Dec 1833 Mathilde Pss of Bavaria (Augsburg 30 Aug 1813-Darmstadt 25 May 1862; bur Darmstadt Catholic Church); m.2nd (morganatically) Darmstadt 20 Jun 1868 Magdalene Appel, cr Freifrau von Hochstädten 9 Jun 1868 (Darmstadt 8 Mar 1846-Wiesbaden 19 Dec 1917)

 

2d) Karl Wilhelm Ludwig (Darmstadt 23 Apr 1809-Darmstadt 20 Mar 1877; bur Rosenhöhe); m.Berlin 22 Oct 1836 Elisabeth Pss of Prussia (Berlin 18 Jun 1815-Bessungen 21 Mar 1885; bur Rosenhöhe)

 

1e) Friedrich Wilhelm LUDWIG IV Karl, Grand Duke of Hesse and the Rhine (Bessungen 12 Sep 1837-Darmstadt 13 Mar 1892; bur Rosenhöhe); m.1st Osborne House, Isle of Wight 1 Jul 1862 Alice Pss of Great Britain and Ireland, etc (Buckingham Palace 25 Apr 1843-Darmstadt 14 Dec 1878; bur Rosenhöhe); m.2nd Darmstadt 30 Apr 1884 (annulled 1884) Alexandrina Hutten-Czapska, cr Gfn von Romrod (Warsaw 3 Sep 1854-Vevey 8 May 1941), former wife of Alexander von Kolomine, and later wife of Basile von Bacheracht

 

1f) Victoria Alberta Elisabeth Mathilde Marie (Windsor Castle 5 Apr 1863-Kensington Palace 24 Sep 1950; bur Whippingham); m.Darmstadt 30 Apr 1884 Louis Pr von Battenberg, Marquess of Milford Haven (below)

 

2f) Elisabeth Alexandra Louise Alice (Bessungen 1 Nov 1864-Alapaievsk 17 Jul 1918); m.St.Petersburg 15 Jun 1884 Serge, Grand Duke of Russia (Tsarskoie Selo 11 May 1857-Moscow 17 Feb 1905)

 

3f) Irene Luise Marie Anna (Darmstadt 11 Jul 1866-Schloß Hemmelmark 11 Nov 1953; bur there); m.Charlottenburg 24 May 1888 Heinrich Pr of Prussia (Neues Palais 14 Aug 1862-Schloß Hemmelmark 20 Apr 1929)

 

4f) ERNST LUDWIG Karl Albrecht Wilhelm, Grand Duke of Hesse and the Rhine, lost his throne 9 Nov 1918 (Darmstadt 25 Nov 1868-Schloß Wolfsgarten 9 Oct 1937; bur Rosenhöhe); m.1st Coburg 19 Apr 1894 (div 1901) Victoria Melita Pss of Great Britain, Ireland and Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, etc (Malta 25 Nov 1876-Amorbach 2 Mar 1936); m.2nd Darmstadt 2 Feb 1905 Eleonore Pss zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich (Lich 17 Sep 1871-Steene, nr Ostende 16 Nov 1937; bur Rosenhöhe)

 

1g) Elisabeth Marie Alice Victoria (Darmstadt 11 Mar 1895-Skierniewice 6 Nov 1903; bur Rosenhöhe)

 

2g) GEORG DONATUS Wilhelm Nikolaus Eduard Heinrich Karl, Hereditary Grand Duke of Hesse and the Rhine (Darmstadt 8 Nov 1906-Steene, nr Ostende 16 Nov 1937; bur Rosenhöhe); m.Darmstadt (civ) 23 Jan 1931 (rel) 2 Feb 1931 Cecilie Pss of Greece and Denmark (Tatoi 22 Jun 1911-Steene, nr Ostende 16 Nov 1937; bur Rosenhöhe)

 

1h) Ludwig Ernst Andreas (Darmstadt 25 Oct 1931-Steene, nr Ostende 16 Nov 1937; bur Rosenhöhe)

 

2h) Alexander Georg Karl Heinrich (Darmstadt 14 Apr 1933-Steene, nr Ostende 16 Nov 1937; bur Rosenhöhe)

 

3h) Johanna Marina Eleonore (Schloß Wolfsgarten 20 Sep 1936-Darmstadt 14 Jun 1939; bur Rosenhöhe)

 

3g) LUDWIG Hermann Alexander Chlodwig (Darmstadt 20 Nov 1908-Frankfurt 30 May 1968; bur Rosenhöhe); m.London 17 Nov 1937 Hon. Margaret Campbell Geddes (Dublin 18 Mar 1913-Schloß Wolfsgarten 26 Jan 1997; bur Rosenhöhe)

 

5f) Friedrich Wilhelm August Victor Leopold Ludwig (Darmstadt 7 Oct 1870-Darmstadt 29 May 1873; bur Rosenhöhe)

 

6f) Victoria Alix Helena Louise Beatrice, took the name Alexandra Feodorovna on her Orthodox baptism (Darmstadt 6 Jun 1872-Ekaterinburg 17 Jul 1918); m.St.Petersburg 26 Nov 1894 Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia (St.Petersburg 18 May 1868-Ekaterinburg 17 Jul 1918)

 

7f) Marie Victoria Feodore Leopoldine (Darmstadt 24 May 1874-Darmstadt 16 Nov 1878; bur Rosenhöhe)

 

2e) Heinrich Ludwig Wilhelm Adalbert Waldemar Alexander (Bessungen 28 Nov 1838-Munich 16 Sep 1900; bur Rosenhöhe); m.1st (morganatically) Darmstadt 28 Feb 1878 Caroline Willich gen. von Pöllnitz, cr Freifrau von Nidda 28 Feb 1878 (Butzbach 5 Nov 1848-Trier 6 Jan 1879; bur Alter Darmstädter Friedhof); m.2nd (morganatically) Darmstadt 20 Sep 1892 Emilie Hrzic de Topuska, cr Freifrau von Dornberg 14 Sep 1895 (Karlstadt 6 May 1868-Munich 23 Feb 1961)

 

1f) Karl Ludwig Wilhelm Georg Elimar, cr Gf von Nidda 28 Nov 1883 (Trier 4 Jan 1879-Ahrweiler 11 Jun 1920)

 

2f) Carl Ludwig Wilhelm Elimar Simeon Belimir Alexander Frhr von Dornberg (Munich 3 Aug 1893-nr Obersdorf [or, Riezlern, Allgäu] 1 May 1917)

 

3e) Maria Anna Wilhelmine Elisabeth Mathilde (Darmstadt 25 May 1843-Schwerin 16 Apr 1865; bur Schwerin Dom); m.Darmstadt 12 May 1864 Friedrich Franz II Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (Ludwigslust 28 Feb 1823-Schwerin 15 Apr 1883)

 

4e) Wilhelm Ludwig Friedrich Georg Emil Philipp Gustav Ferdinand (Bessungen 16 Nov 1845-Schloß Rosenhöhe bei Darmstadt 24 May 1900; bur Rosenhöhe); m.(morganatically) Lorry, nr Metz 24 Feb 1884 Josephine Bender, cr Frau von Lichtenberg 15 Apr 1884 (Darmstadt 11 Aug 1857-Darmstadt 24 Feb 1942; bur Alter Darmstädter Friedhof)

 

1f) Gottfried Ludwig Joseph Wilhelm von Lichtenberg (Darmstadt 19 Nov 1877-k.a.nr Esternay 6 Sep 1914); m.Darmstadt 20 Jul 1901 Elisabeth Müller (Darmstadt 9 Feb 1880-Berlin 5 Feb 1961)

 

1g) Gottfried Wilhelm Joseph Ludwig von Lichtenberg (Mainz 18 Oct 1902-Frankfurt 17 Jan 1958); m.Berlin 4 May 1942 Sylvia Traute Knispel (b.Königsberg 12 Mar 1921)

 

1h) Alexandra von Lichtenberg (b.Tegernsee 29 Apr 1946); m.Frankfurt 1 Jul 1971 Rainer de Neufville

 

3d) Amalia Elisabeth Luise Karoline Friederike Wilhelmine (Darmstadt 20 May 1821-Lausanne 27 May 1826; bur Rosenhöhe 1831)

 

4d) Alexander Ludwig Georg Friedrich Emil (Darmstadt 15 Jul 1823-Darmstadt 15 Dec 1888; bur Heiligenberg); m.(morganatically) Breslau 28 Oct 1851 Julie von Hauke, cr Gfn von Battenberg 5 Nov 1851 and Pss von Battenberg (Serene Highness) 26 Dec 1858 (Warsaw 12 Nov 1825-Schloß Heiligenberg 19 Sep 1895)

 

1e) Marie Caroline Pss von Battenberg (Geneva 15 Jul 1852-Schönberg 20 Jun 1923; bur there); m.Darmstadt 29 Apr 1871 Gustav Fst zu Erbach-Schönberg (Schönberg 17 Aug 1840-Darmstadt 29 Jan 1908)

 

2e) Ludwig Alexander Pr von Battenberg, renounced his German titles and assumed the surname Mountbatten 1 Jul 1917, cr Marquess of Milford Haven, etc 20 Jun 1917 (Graz 24 May 1854-London 11 Sep 1921; bur Whippingham); m.Darmstadt 30 Apr 1884 Victoria Alberta Pss of Hesse and the Rhine (above)

 

1f) Victoria Alice Elisabeth Julie Marie Pss von Battenberg (Windsor Castle 25 Feb 1885-Buckingham Palace 5 Dec 1969; bur Windsor, then 1988 Jerusalem); m.Darmstadt 7 Oct 1903 Andrew Pr of Greece and Denmark (Athens 2 Feb 1882-Monte Carlo 3 Dec 1944; bur Tatoi)

 

2f) Louise Alexandra Marie Irene Pss von Battenberg, later Lady Louise Mountbatten (Heiligenberg 13 Jul 1889-Stockholm 7 Mar 1965; bur Haga, Stockholm); m.St.James's Palace 3 Nov 1923 King Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden (Stockholm 11 Nov 1882-Helsingborg 15 Sep 1973)

 

3f) George Louis Victor Henry Serge Pr von Battenberg, 2d Marquess of Milford Haven (Darmstadt 6 Nov 1892-London 8 Apr 1938; bur Bray); m.London 15 Nov 1916 Nadejda Css de Torby (Cannes 28 Mar 1896-Cannes 22 Jan 1963; bur Bray)

 

1g) David Michael Mountbatten, 3d Marquess of Milford Haven (Edinburgh 12 May 1919-London 14 Apr 1970; bur Whippingham); m.1st Washington 4 Feb 1950 (div 1954) Romaine Dahlgren Pierce (Biltmore, North Carolina 17 Jul 1923-New York 15 Feb 1975); m.2nd London 17 Nov 1960 Janet Mercedes Bryce (b.Hamilton, Bermuda 29 Sep 1937)

 

1h) George Ivar Louis Mountbatten, 4th Marquess of Milford Haven (b.London 6 Jun 1961); m.1st London 8 Mar 1989 (div 1996) Sarah Georgina Walker (b.London 17 Nov 1961); m.2nd Nantucket 20 Aug 1997 Clare Husted Steel (b.New York 2 Sep 1960; her sister, Louise, is married to Don Ludovico del Balzo dei Duchi di Presenzano)

 

1i) Lady Tatiana Helen Georgia Mountbatten (b.London 16 Apr 1990)

 

2i) Henry David Louis Mountbatten, Earl of Medina (b.London 19 Oct 1991)

 

2h ) Lord Ivar Alexander Michael Mountbatten (b.London 9 Mar 1963); m.Clare, Suffolk 23 Apr 1994 Penelope Anne Vere Thompson (b.Salisbury 17 Mar 1966)

 

1i) Ella Louise Georgina Mountbatten (b.Cambridge 20 Mar 1996)

 

2i) Alexandra Nada Victoria Mountbatten (b.Bridwell Park 8 May 1998)

 

3i) Louise Xenia Rose Mountbatten (b.Bridwell Park 30 Jul 2002)

 

2g) Lady Tatiana Elizabeth Mountbatten (Edinburgh 16 Dec 1917-Northampton 15 May 1988)

 

4f) Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Pr von Battenberg, later Lord Louis Mountbatten, cr Viscount Mountbatten of Burma 23 Aug 1946, cr Earl Mountbatten of Burma, etc 28 Oct 1947 (Windsor 25 Jun 1900-assassinated off the coast of Ireland 27 Aug 1979; bur Romsey Abbey); m.London 18 Jul 1922 Hon. Edwina Ashley (London 28 Nov 1901-Jesselton, British North Borneo 21 Feb 1960)

 

1g) Patricia Edwina Victoria Mountbatten, 2d Countess Mountbatten of Burma (b.London 14 Feb 1924); m.Romsey Abbey 26 Oct 1946 John Ulick Knatchbull, 7th Lord Brabourne (London 9 Nov 1924-Ashford, Kent 22 Sep 2005)

 

1h) Norton Louis Philip Knatchbull, Lord Romsey, 8th Lord Brabourne, b.London 8 Oct 1947; m.Romsey Abbey 20 Oct 1979 Penelope Eastwood (b.London 16 Apr 1953)

 

1i) Hon. Nicholas Louis Charles Norton Knatchbull, b.London 15 May 1981

 

2i) Hon. Alexandra Victoria Edwina Diana Knatchbull, b.London 5 Dec 1982

 

3i) Hon. Leonora Louise Marie Elizabeth Knatchbull (London 25 Jun 1986-London 22 Oct 1991)

 

2h) Hon.Michael John Ulick Knatchbull, b.London 24 May 1950; m.1st Warwick 1 Jun 1985 (div 1997) Melissa Clare Owen (b.Birmingham 12 Nov 1960); m.2nd Ashford, Kent 6 Mar 1999 (div 2006) Mrs Susan Penelope Jane Henderson, née Coates (b.Blackpool 23 Oct 1959)

 

1i) Kelly Louise Doreen Knatchbull, b.London 30 Mar 1988

 

2i) Savannah Knatchbull, b.London 20 Jul 2001

 

3h) Lady Joanna Edwina Doreen Knatchbull, b.London 5 Mar 1955; m.1st Ashford, Kent 3 Nov 1984 (div 1995) Baron Hubert Pernot de Breuil (Neuilly-sur-Seine 2 Feb 1956-6 Sep 2004); m.2nd London 19 Nov 1995 Azriel Zuckerman (b.Bucharest 18 Jan 1943)

 

1i) Bss Eleuthera Roselyne Patricia Pernot de Breuil, b.New York City 13 May 1986

 

2i) Alexander Azriel John David Zuckerman, b.London 5 Oct 2002

 

4h) Lady Amanda Patricia Victoria Kntachbull, b.London 26 Jun 1957; m.Ashford, Kent 31 Oct 1987 Charles Vincent Ellingworth (b.Leicester 7 Feb 1957)

 

1i) Luke John William Ellingworth, b.London 27 Jan 1991

 

2i) Joseph William Vincent Ellingworth, b.Salisbury 2 Dec 1992

 

3i) Louis Charles Nicholas Ellingworth, b.Salisbury 25 Oct 1995

 

5h) Hon.Philip Wyndham Ashley Knatchbull, b.London 2 Dec 1961; m.1st Mersham, Kent 16 Mar 1991 (div) Mrs Atalanta Vereker, née Cowan (b.London 20 Jun 1962); m.2nd London 29 Jun 2002 Mrs Wendy Amanda Wills, née Leach (b.Welwyn Garden City 20 Jul 1966)

 

1i) Daisy Isadora Louise Knatchbull, b.London 5 Oct 1992

 

2i) Frederick Michael Hubert Knatchbull, b.London 6 Jun 2003

 

3i) John Robin Rocky Knatchbull, b.17 Jul 2004

 

6h) Hon.Nicholas Timothy Charles Knatchbull, b.London 18 Nov 1964, assasinated off the coast of Ireland 27 Aug 1979

 

7h) Hon.Timothy Nicholas Sean Knatchbull, b.London 18 Nov 1964; m.Winchester Cathedral 11 Jul 1998 Isabella Norman (b.London 9 Jan 1971)

 

1i) Amber Diana Patricia Knatchbull, b.Washington 3 Jan 2000

 

2i) Milo Columbus John Knatchbull, b.Washington 26 Feb 2001

 

3i) Ludovic David Nicholas Knatchbull, b.London 15 Sep 2003

 

4i) Isla Selina Edwina Knatchbull, b.23 Nov 2005

 

5i) Willa Victoria Agatha Knatchbull, b.19 Nov 2008

 

2g) Lady Pamela Carmen Louise Mountbatten (b.Barcelona 19 Apr 1929); m.Romsey Abbey 13 Jan 1960 David Nightingale Hicks (Little Coggeshall, Essex 25 Mar 1929-The Grove, Brightwell Baldwin, Oxon 29 Mar 1998)

 

1h) Edwina Victoria Louise Hicks, b.London 24 Dec 1961; m.Oxford 24 Mar 1984 Jeremy Alexander Rothwell Brudenell (b.London 2 Apr 1960)

 

1i) Maddison May Brudenell, b.London 16 May 1994

 

2i) Jordan Anne Brudenell, b.London 1 Jul 1995

 

3i) Rowan Michael David Brudenell, b.Oxford 21 Feb 2001

 

2h) Ashley Louis David Hicks, b.London 18 Jul 1963; m.Wheatley, Oxon 18 Oct 1990 Allegra Marina Tondato (b.Turin 20 May 1960)

 

1i) Angelica Margherita Edwina Hicks, b.London 16 Sep 1992

 

2i) Ambrosia Maria Elizabeth Hicks, b.London 23 Jan 1997

 

3h) India Amanda Caroline Hicks, b.London 5 Sep 1967; she has children by David Flint Wood (b.London 2 Mar 1961):

 

1i) Felix Austen Flint Wood, b.Miami 23 May 1997

 

2i) Amory John Flint Wood, b.25 Jun 1999

 

3i) Conrad Lorenzo Flint Wood, b.Miami 25 Apr 2003

 

4i) Domino Carmen Flint Wood, b.17 Dec 2007

 

3e) Alexander Joseph Pr von Battenberg (1857-1893); he was reigning Pr of Bulgaria 1879-1886; see Bulgaria

 

4e) Henry Maurice Pr von Battenberg (granted style Royal Highness by Queen Victoria 23 Jul 1885) (Milan 5 Oct 1858-d.at sea 20 Jan 1896; bur Whippingham); m.Whippingham Church, Isle of Wight 23 Jul 1885 Beatrice Pss of Great Britain and Ireland, etc (Buckingham Palace 14 Apr 1857-Brantridge Park 26 Oct 1944; bur Whippingham)

 

1f) Alexander Albert Pr von Battenberg, he renounced his German titles 1917, and he took the surname Mountbatten and was cr Marquess of Carisbrooke, etc 18 Jul 1917 (Windsor 23 Nov 1886-London 23 Feb 1960; bur Whippingham); m.London 19 Jul 1917 Lady Irene Denison (London 4 Jul 1890-London 16 Jul 1956; bur Whippingham)

 

1g) Lady Iris Victoria Beatrice Grace Mountbatten (London 13 Jan 1920-Toronto 1 Sep 1982; bur Whippingham); m.1st Haywards Heath, Sussex 15 Feb 1941 (div 1946) Hamilton O'Malley (Farnborough, Hants 18 Oct 1910-1989); m.2nd Pound Ridge NY 5 May 1957 (div 1957) Michael Bryan (Byhalia, Mississippi 9 Aug 1916-Glendale, California 20 Aug 1972); m.3rd Toronto 11 Dec 1965 (separated 1966) William Kemp (Toronto 10 Jul 1921-Toronto 12 Dec 1991)

 

2f) Victoria Eugénie Julia Ena, granted the style Royal Highness 3 Apr 1906 (Balmoral 24 Oct 1887-Lausanne 15 Apr 1969; bur Escorial); m.Madrid 31 May 1906 King Alfonso XIII of Spain (Madrid 17 May 1886-Rome 28 Feb 1941)

 

3f) Leopold Arthur Louis Pr von Battenberg, later Lord Leopold Mountbatten (Windsor 21 May 1889-Kensington Palace 23 Apr 1922; bur Windsor)

 

4f) Maurice Victor Donald Pr von Battenberg (Balmoral 3 Oct 1891-k.a.Sonneneck 27 Oct 1914; bur Ypres)

 

5e) Franz Joseph (Padua 24 Sep 1861-Schaffhausen, Switzerland 31 Jul 1924; bur Schaffhausen); m.Cetinje 18 May 1897 Anna Pss of Montenegro (Cetinje 18 Aug 1874-Territet, Switzerland 22 Apr 1971; bur Schaffhausen)

 

5d) Maximiliane Wilhelmine Auguste Sophie Marie (Darmstadt 8 Aug 1824-St.Petersburg 3 Jun 1880); m.St.Petersburg 28 Apr 1841 Emperor Alexander II of Russia (Moscow 29 Apr 1818-St.Petersburg 13 Mar 1881)

 

2c) Luise Karoline Theodora Amalie (Darmstadt 16 Jan 1779-Köthen 18 Apr 1811; bur St.Jakob, Köthen); m.Darmstadt 27 Jul 1800 Ludwig Pr of Anhalt-Köthen (Köthen 25 Sep 1778-Köthen 16 Sep 1802)

 

3c) Ludwig Georg Karl Friedrich (Darmstadt 31 Aug 1780-Darmstadt 17 Apr 1856; bur Darmstadt Stadtkirche); m.(morganatically) Potritsan 29 Jan 1804 (div 1827) Caroline Gfn Török de Szendrö, cr Freifrau von Menden 29 Jan 1804, cr Gfn von Nidda 1 May 1808, cr Pss von Nidda 14 Jun 1821 (23 Apr 1786-Rome 28 Oct 1862)

 

1d) Luise Charlotte Georgine Wilhelmine Frn von Menden, cr Pss von Nidda 14 Jun 1821 (Lampenheim 11 Nov 1804-Florence 30 Jan 1833); m.11 Aug 1829 Luca Bourbon Marchese del Monte Santa Maria (24 Aug 1808-    )

 

2d) [by Adelheid Freifrau von Bredow, née Gfn Resty] Anna von Treuenlieb, legitimized 1821, cr 1821 Freifrau von Hessthal (Munich May 1803-d.after 1856); m.Vienna 2 Dec 1826 Michael di Antonini, né Greyer

 

4c) Friedrich August Karl (Darmstadt 14 May 1788-Paris 16 Mar 1867; bur Darmstadt Cathlic Church)

 

5c) Emil Maximilian Leopold (Darmstadt 3 Sep 1790-Baden-Baden 30 Apr 1856; bur Darmstadt Stadtkirche)

 

6c) Ferdinand Gustav Wilhelm Friedrich (Darmstadt 18 Dec 1791-Braunschweig 30 Jan 1806; bur Braunschweig Dom)

 

4b) Friederike Amalie (Prenzlau 20 Jun 1754-Bruchsal 21 Jul 1832; bur Pforzheim); m.Darmstadt 15 Jul 1774 Karl Ludwig Hereditary Pr of Baden (Karlsruhe 14 Feb 1755-Arboga, Sweden 16 Dec 1801)

 

5b) Wilhelmine, took the name Natalia Alexeievna on her Orthodox baptism (Prenzlau 25 Jun 1755-St.Petersburg 26 Apr 1776); m.St.Petersburg 10 Oct 1773 Grand Duke Paul [later, Emperor] of Russia (St.Petersburg 1 Oct 1754-St.Petersburg 23 Mar 1801)

 

6b) Luise Auguste (Berlin 30 Jan 1757-Weimar 14 Feb 1830; bur Weimar Friedhof); m.Karlsruhe 3 Oct 1775 Karl August, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar (Weimar 3 Sep 1757-Graditz 14 Jun 1828)

 

7b) Friedrich Ludwig (Buchsweiler 10 Jun 1759-Darmstadt 11 Mar 1802; bur Darmstadt Friedhof)

 

1c) [by Katharina Wenedick] Lisette Timothea, surnamed Friedrich (24 Jan 1799-    ); m.Karlsruhe 24 Jan 1825 NN

 

2c) [by Katharina Wenedick] Friedrich, surnamed Friedrich (1800-d.after 1822)

 

8b) Christian (Buchsweiler 25 Nov 1763-Darmstadt 17 Apr 1830; bur Darmstadt Neuer Friedhof)

 

9b) [by Ernestine Flachsland] Ludwig von Hessenzweig (Pirmasens 10 Nov 1761-Zweibrücken 22 Dec 1774)

 

2a) Charlotte Wilhelmine Friederike (Darmstadt 8 Oct 1720-Darmstadt 25 Feb 1721; bur Darmstadt Stadtkirche)

 

3a) Georg Wilhelm (Darmstadt 11 Jul 1722-Darmstadt 21 Jun 1782; bur Darmstadt Stadtkirche); m.Heidesheim 6 Mar 1748 Luise Gfn zu Leiningen-Heidesheim, heiress of Broich, Oberstein, Reipoldskirchen, etc (Heidesheim 16 Mar 1729-Neustrelitz 11 Mar 1818; bur Mirow)

 

1b) Ludwig Georg Karl (Darmstadt 27 Mar 1749-Darmstadt 26 Oct 1823; bur Darmstadt Kirchhof); m.(morganatically) Heilbronn 26 Jan 1788 Friederike Schmidt, cr Freifrau von Hessenheim 25 Mar 1793 (Heilbronn 24 Feb 1751-Heilbronn 10 Sep 1803)

 

1c) [by Luise Pfahler] Friederike Luise Weiß zum Weißenstein (Heilbronn 22 Apr 1792-Darmstadt 28 Apr 1854)

 

2c) [by Eva Margarete N, cr Frau von Adlersberg] Friederike Elisabetha von Adlersberg (Frankfurt 19 Oct 1811-Darmstadt 3 Feb 1885); m.Darmstadt 24 Nov 1831 Karl von Trotha (d.Darmstadt 23 May 1891)

 

2b) Georg Friedrich Wilhelm (Darmstadt 15 Jun 1750-Darmstadt 2 Jul 1750; bur Darmstadt Stadtkirche)

 

3b) Friederike Karoline Luise (Darmstadt 20 Aug 1752-Hannover 22 May 1782; bur Mirow); m.Darmstadt 18 Sep 1768 Karl II, Duke [later, Grand Duke] of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Mirow 10 Oct 1741-Neustrelitz 6 Nov 1816)

 

4b) Georg Karl (Darmstadt 14 Jun 1754-Neustrelitz 28 Jan 1830; bur Mirow)

 

5b) Charlotte Wilhelmine Christiane Marie (Darmstadt 5 Nov 1755-Hannover 12 Dec 1785; bur Mirow); m.Darmstadt 28 Sep 1784 Karl II, Duke [later, Grand Duke] of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Mirow 10 Oct 1741-Neustrelitz 6 Nov 1816)

 

6b) Karl Wilhelm Georg (Darmstadt 16 May 1757-Darmstadt 15 Aug 1795; bur Darmstadt Stadtkirche)

 

7b) Friedrich Georg August (Darmstadt 21 Jul 1759-Groß-Gerau 19 May 1808; bur Griesheim Friedhof); m.(morganatically) Griesheim 4 Sep 1788 Karoline Luise Salome Seitz, cr Frau von Friedrich (Darmstadt 24 Jun 1768-Darmstadt 20 Jun 1812; bur Griesheim Friedhof)

 

1c) Ferdinand August von Friedrich, cr Frhr von Friedrich 6 Aug 1827 (Griesheim 29 Mar 1800-Darmstadt 27 Jan 1879; bur Griesheim Friedhof); m.Würzburg 10 Jul 1826 Anna Werr (Münnerstadt 26 Jun 1804-Würzburg 13 Nov 1844; bur Würzburg Dom)

 

1d) Agnes Franziska Ferdinande Frn von Friedrich (Darmstadt 16 Feb 1828-Bucharest 30 Oct 1889); m.Miltenberg 6 Apr 1847 Arwied Frhr von Witzleben (Lauzun 18 Sep 1823-Mainz 21 Jan 1883)

 

8b) Luise Henriette Karoline (Darmstadt 15 Feb 1761-Auerbach 24 Oct 1829; bur Darmstadt Stadtkirche); m.Darmstadt 19 Feb 1777 Ludwig I, Grand Duke of Hesse and the Rhine (above)

 

9b) Marie Wilhelmine Auguste (Darmstadt 14 Apr 1765-Rohrbach am Neckar 30 Mar 1796; bur Darmstadt Stadtkirche); m.Darmstadt 30 Sep 1785 Maximilian Josef Duke von Zweibrücken [later, King of Bavaria] (Mannheim 27 May 1756-Schloß Nymphenburg 13 Oct 1825)

 

4a) Karoline Luise (Darmstadt 11 Jul 1723-Paris 8 Apr 1783; bur Pforzheim Michaelskirche); m.Darmstadt 28 Jan 1751 Karl Friedrich Margrave of Baden-Durlach [later, Grand Duke of Baden] (Karlsruhe 22 Nov 1728-Karlsruhe 10 Jun 1811)

 

5a) Luise Auguste Magdalene (Darmstadt 16 Mar 1725-Darmstadt 13 May 1742; bur Darmstadt Stadtkirche)

 

6a) Johann Friedrich Karl (Darmstadt 7 May 1726-Darmstadt 25 Jan 1746; bur Darmstadt Stadtkirche)

 

 

 

 

PART 5: HESSE-HOMBURG

 

 

Kasimir Wilhelm, Prince of Hesse-Homburg (Weferlingen 23 Mar 1690-Hötensleben 9 Oct 1726); m.Braunfels 3 Oct 1722 Christine Charlotte Gfn von Solms-Braunfels (Greifenstein 10 Nov 1690-Homburg 16 Oct 1751)

 

1a) FRIEDRICH IV, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg (Braunfels 15 Apr 1724-Homburg 7 Feb 1751; bur Homburg); m.Hungen 10 Oct 1746 Ulrike Luise Gfn zu Solms-Braunfels (Hungen 30 Apr 1731-Homburg 12 Sep 1792; bur Homburg)

 

1b) FRIEDRICH V, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg 7 Feb 1751 (Homburg 30 Jan 1748-Homburg 20 Jan 1820; bur Homburg); m.Darmstadt 27 Sep 1868 Karoline Landgravine of Hesse-Darmstadt (Buchsweiler 2 Mar 1746-Homburg 18 Sep 1821; bur Homburg)

 

1c) FRIEDRICH VI Joseph, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg (Homburg 30 Jul 1769-Homburg 2 Apr 1829; bur Homburg); m.Buckingham House 7 Apr 1818 Elizabeth Pss of Great Britain, Ireland and Hannover, etc (Buckingham House 22 May 1770-Frankfurt 10 Jan 1840; bur Homburg)

 

2c) LUDWIG Wilhelm, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg (Homburg 29 Aug 1770-Luxemburg 19 Jan 1839; bur Homburg); m.Biebrich 2 Aug 1804 (div 1805) Auguste Pss von Nassau-Usingen (Usingen 30 Dec 1778-Wildbad 16 Jul 1846; bur Usingen)

 

3c) Karoline Ulrike Luise (Homburg 26 Aug 1771-Rudolstadt 20 Jun 1854; bur Rudolstadt Stadtkirche); m.Homburg 21 Jul 1791 Ludwig Friedrich II Fst von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (Rudolstadt 9 Aug 1767-Rudolstadt 28 Apr 1807)

 

4c) Luise Ulrike (Homburg 26 Oct 1772-Rudolstadt 18 Sep 1854; bur Rudolstadt Stadtkirche); m.Homburg 19 Jun 1793 Karl Pr von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (Rudolstadt 23 Aug 1771-Rudolstadt 4 Feb 1825)

 

5c) Christiane Amalie (Homburg 29 Jun 1774-Dessau 3 Feb 1846; bur Dessau Schloßkirche); m.Homburg 12 Jun 1792 Friedrich Erbpr von Anhalt-Dessau (Dessau 27 Dec 1769-Dessau 27 May 1814)

 

6c) Paul Emil (Frankfurt 27 Sep 1775-Homburg 16 May 1776; bur Homburg)

 

7c) Auguste Friederike (Homburg 28 Nov 1776-Ludwigslust 1 Apr 1871; bur Mausoleum des Kapellengartens bei Ludwigslust); m.Homburg 3 Apr 1818 Friedrich Ludwig, Hereditary Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (Ludwigslust 13 Jun 1778-Ludwigslust 29 Nov 1819)

 

8c) Viktor (Homburg 24 Jan 1778-Homburg 14 Sep 1780; bur Homburg)

 

9c) PHILIPP August Friedrich, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg (Homburg 11 Mar 1779-Homburg 15 Dec 1846; bur Homburg); m.(morganatically) Graz 26 Jun 1838 Antonie Potoschnigg, cr Gfn von Naumburg 31 May 1838 (Fürstenfeld 26 Nov 1806-Homburg 21 Feb 1845; bur Homburg Fürstengruft)

 

10c) GUSTAV Adolf Friedrich, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg (Homburg 17 Feb 1781-Homburg 8 Sep 1848; bur Homburg); m.Dessau 12 Feb 1818 Luise Pss of Anhalt-Dessau (Dessau 1 Mar 1798-Homburg 11 Jun 1858; bur Homburg)

 

1d) Karoline Amalie Elisabeth (Homburg 19 Mar 1819-Greiz 18 Jan 1872; bur Greiz Stadtkirche); m.Homburg 1 Oct 1839 Heinrich XX Fst Reuss zu Greiz (Offenbach 29 Jun 1794-Greiz 8 Nov 1859)

 

2d) Elisabeth (Homburg 30 Sep 1823-Homburg 28 Jan 1864; bur Homburg)

 

3d) Friedrich Ludwig Heinrich Gustav (Homburg 6 Apr 1830-Bonn 4 Jan 1848; bur Homburg)

 

11c) FERDINAND Heinrich Friedrich, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg (Homburg 26 Apr 1783-Homburg 24 Mar 1866; bur Homburg)

 

12c) Marie Anne Amalie (Homburg 13 Oct 1785-Berlin 14 Apr 1846; bur Berlin Dom); m.Berlin 12 Jan 1804 Wilhelm Pr of Prussia (Potsdam 3 Jul 1783-Berlin 28 Sep 1851)

 

13c) Leopold Viktor Friedrich (Homburg 10 Feb 1787-k.a.Groß-Görschen 2 May 1813; bur Homburg)

 

2b) Marie Christine Charlotte Wilhelmine (Homburg 4 Nov 1749-Homburg May 1750; bur Homburg)

 

2a) Eugen Casimir (Homburg 9 Jun 1725-Homburg 21 Jul 1725; bur Homburg)

 

3a) Ulrike Sophie Charlotte (Hötensleben 31 May 1726-Homburg 10 Dec 1792; bur Homburg)