Princes and Regents of Hesse

Updated 13 June 2009.


Hessen numbered 001 -
Hessen-Darmstadt numbered D01 -
Hessen-Kassel
numbered K01 -

Abbreviations used:
b = brother of, d = daughter of, m = married to (year), s = son of,
gs = grandson of, ggs = great grandson; † = died; ‡ = buried.

No. Born Ruled Ruler's name and relations
Spouse's name and relations
Regenter for Hessen
001 - 1265-1308 Heinrich I;
Landgrave of Hesse;
Regenter for Hessen-Darmstadt
D-01 - 1567-1596 George I;
Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt;
D-12 - 1877-1892 Ludwig IV = Louis IV of Hesse;
s(D-011);
Grand Duke of Hessen;

Alice; † 1878; d Alexandrina Victoria of England;
Regenter for Hessen-Kassel
K-01 - 1567-1592 Wilhelm IV;
Landgrave of Hesse-Cassel;
K-06 - 1670-1730 Karl von Hessen-Kassel = Charles of Hesse-Cassel;
s(K-04); † 1730;

child:
1.   Frederick King of Sweden; * 1676; † 1751;
K-07 - 1730-1751 Frederick I von Hessen-Kassel;
s(K-06); † 1751;
Margrave of Hesse-Cassel from 1730;
King of Sweden from 1720;

Ulrikka Eleonora; d Karl XI of Sweden;
children:
1.   Frederik Vilhelm of Hessenstein; † after 1785;
2.   Carl Eduard of Hessenstein; † 1769;
K-10 1743 1785-1821 William IX = Wilhelm IX = Wilhelm I Elector;
s(K-009); * 1743; † 1821;

Vilhelmine Caroline; * 10/7 1747; † 14/1 1820; m 1/9 1766; d Frederik V of Denmark;



Opdateret d. 13.6.2009
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