General Info. The list below shows descent from William the Conqueror (see Descendants of William I of England for another list). Many of the people have more than one path to William, but this is mostly just showing one (ideally the shortest path).
Philippine of Brandenburg-Schwedt 10 January 1773 Berlin no children: Frederick: 1727: 1761–1777: 1777: Hesse-Kassel-Philippsthal-Barchfeld: Sophia Henrietta of Salm-Grunbach 1772 no children: Left no heirs. His brother Adolf inherited the land. Louis IX: 15 December 1719: 1768–1790: 6 April 1790: Hesse-Darmstadt: Caroline of the Palatinate ...
Henrietta Maria of Brandenburg-Schwedt, granddaughter of the "Great Elector" Frederick William (d. 1782) Charles Stourton, 15th Baron Stourton, son of Charles Stourton (1669–1739) (d. 1753) March 4 – Jack Sheppard, British burglar and escaper (d. 1724) March 8 – Anne Bonny, Irish female pirate (d. 1782)
Maria Theresa was the first Jacobite heir-general since James Francis Edward Stuart (1688-1766) who could also have claimed to be a natural-born citizen of Great Britain. While she was not born on British soil, as James had been, Maria Theresa was a descendant of the Electress Sophia of Hanover .
Friedrich Wilhelm Quirin von Forcade de Biaix, baptized Quirin Frideric de Forcade, aka Friedrich Quirin von Forcade, aka Frédéric Quérin de Forcade (* 11 January 1699, Berlin; † 23 March 1765, Berlin) was a Royal Prussian Lieutenant General, the second son of Jean de Forcade de Biaix, an early Huguenot immigrant to Brandenburg-Prussia and a descendant of the noble family of Forcade.
Johann Sebastian Bach entstammt der in Mitteldeutschland weitverzweigten lutherischen Familie Bach. Die allermeisten der bis in das 16. Jahrhundert zurückverfolgbaren väterlichen Vorfahren und Verwandte waren Kantoren, Organisten, Stadtpfeifer, Mitglieder von Hofkapellen oder Instrumentenbauer (Clavichord, Cembalo, Laute) zwischen Werra und Saale.
Commander of the Military Order of Maria Theresa, 1866 Baden: Knight of the House Order of Fidelity, 1855; Grand Cross of the Zähringer Lion, 1855 Kingdom of Bavaria: Knight of St. Hubert, 1852 Brunswick: Grand Cross of Henry the Lion Belgium: Grand Cordon of the Order of Leopold, 25 May 1853