In the midst of the German revolutions of 1918, the Duke had to abdicate, and the Free State of Brunswick was founded as a member state of the Weimar Republic. Dukes and Regents of Brunswick House of Brunswick-Dannenberg. 1815–1830: Charles II, son of Frederick William. Forced to flee Brunswick in 1830 and succeeded by his brother.
9. Duchess Marie Katharina of Brunswick-Dannenberg: 2. Duke Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg: 10. Christian William I, Prince of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen: 5. Princess Christiane Emilie of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen: 11. Countess Antonie Sibylle of Barby-Mühlingen: 1. Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz: 12. Ernest, Duke of Saxe ...
Henry, Duke of Brunswick-Dannenberg: 4. Augustus II, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel: 9. Princess Ursula of Saxe-Lauenburg: 2. Ferdinand Albert I, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel-Bevern: 10. John Albert II, Duke of Mecklenburg-Güstrow: 5. Duchess Elisabeth Sophie of Mecklenburg-Güstrow: 11. Duchess Margarete Elisabeth of Mecklenburg-Gadebusch: 1.
After the death of Duke George William of Brunswick-Lüneburg in 1705, King George I inherited the state of Lüneburg, being both the benefactor of Georges William's 1658 renunciation in favour of his younger brother Ernest Augustus and the husband of the Duke's morganatic daughter, Sophie Dorothea, later known as the "Princess of Ahlden".
Henry, Duke of Brunswick-Dannenberg (1533–1598) married Ursula of Saxe-Lauenberg, daughter of Francis I, Duke of Saxe-Lauenburg; Margaret (1534–1596), married John, Count of Mansfeld See; William, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1535–1592), married Dorothea of Denmark, daughter of Christian III of Denmark.
Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester (31 March 1900 – 10 June 1974), Field Marshal, Marshal of the RAF, Governor-General of Australia Prince George, Duke of Kent (20 Dec. 1902 – 25 August 1942, killed on active duty) and Prince John (12 July 1905 – 19 January 1919). Princess Louise, Princess Royal: 20 February 1867 Marlborough House, London
Contents move to sidebar hide Début 1 Biographie Afficher / masquer la sous-section Biographie 1.1 Jeunesse et éducation 1.2 Début de la carrière militaire 1.3 Premiers pas en politique 1.4 Suite de la carrière militaire 1.4.1 Des ambitions déçues 1.4.2 La campagne de Hanovre (1803) 1.4.3 De nouvelles promotions 1.5 D'une faction à une autre 1.6 Le mariage 1.7 Gouvernement du Hanovre 1 ...