On 1 April 1795, Maximilian succeeded his brother Charles II as Duke of Zweibrücken, however his duchy was entirely occupied by revolutionary France at the time.  On 16 February 1799, he became Elector of Bavaria  and Count Palatine of the Rhine , Arch-Steward of the Empire, and Duke of Berg upon the extinction of the Palatinate-Sulzbach line at the death of Elector Charles Theodore of ...
El futuro Luis XV nació en el Palacio de Versalles el 15 de febrero de 1710, bajo el reinado de su bisabuelo, Luis XIV, el Rey Sol. Era el tercer hijo de Luis, duque de Borgoña y María Adelaida de Saboya, aunque fue criado como segundo hijo, ya que el primogénito murió antes de cumplir el primer año de edad.
Maximilian I (17 April 1573 – 27 September 1651), occasionally called the Great, a member of the House of Wittelsbach, ruled as Duke of Bavaria from 1597. His reign was marked by the Thirty Years' War during which he obtained the title of a Prince-elector of the Holy Roman Empire at the 1623 Diet of Regensburg.
Married Francis II, King of the Two Sicilies (1836–1894). Issue: 1 daughter. Mathilde Ludovika: 30 September 1843 – 18 June 1925 Married Lodovico, Count of Trani (1838–1886) Issue: 1 daughter. Maximilian: 8 December 1845 Stillborn Sophie Charlotte Augustine ("Sopherl") 23 February 1847 – 4 May 1897
Maximilian II (28 November 1811 – 10 March 1864) reigned as King of Bavaria between 1848 and 1864. Unlike his father, King Ludwig I , "King Max" was very popular and took a greater interest in the business of Government than in personal extravagance.
Carlos Emanuel de Vintimille, Marquês de Luc: 9 de setembro de 1741: 24 de fevereiro de 1814: Casou-se com Adélaïde de Castellane, com descendência. Com Maria Luísa O'Murphy: Ágata Luísa de Saint-Antoine: 20 de maio 1754: 1774: Casou-se com René-Jean-Mans de La Tour du Pin, Marquês de la Charce, com descendência. Margarida Vitória de ...
Isabel de Espanha e Carlos Alberto, Eleitor da Baviera, casado com sua prima Maria Amália e apoiado pela imperatriz-viúva Guilhermina, exigiam participação na herança de Maria Teresa.  A imperatriz conseguiu o reconhecimento do rei Carlos Emanuel III da Sardenha, que não havia aceite a Pragmática Sanção anteriormente, em 1740.