Sophia of Nassau (Sophia Wilhelmine Marianne Henriette; 9 July 1836 – 30 December 1913) was Queen of Sweden and Norway as the wife of King Oscar II. She was Queen of Sweden for 35 years, longer than anyone before her, and the longest-serving queen until 2011, when she was surpassed by Queen Silvia .
Sophia Dorothea of Hanover: 12. George, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (= 8) 6. George William, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg: 13. Anne Eleonore of Hesse-Darmstadt (= 9) 3. Duchess Sophia Dorothea of Celle: 14. Alexandre II Desmier, Seigneur d'Olbreuse: 7. Éléonore Desmier d'Olbreuse: 15. Jacquette Poussard de Vendré
Sophia Jagiellon of Poland: 1522: 1575: Henry V, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg: Duchess consort of Brunswick-Lüneburg Brienne claim Anna Jagiellon of Poland: 1523: 1596: Stephen Báthory: King of Poland Queen consort of Poland Brienne claim Catherine Jagiellon of Poland: 1526: 1583: John III of Sweden: Queen consort of Sweden
Ulrika Eleonora's situation began to change after the death of her older sister, Hedvig Sophia, in 1708. Ulrika Eleonora became the only adult member of the royal house present in Sweden, aside from her grandmother, Queen Dowager Hedwig Eleonora. Already in late 1712, Charles XII had thoughts of making her regent during his absence.
Frederick III (18 March 1609 – 9 February 1670) married Sophie Amalie of Brunswick-Lüneburg and had issue. Ulrik, Prince-Bishop of Schwerin (2 February 1611 – 12 August 1633) died unmarried. Ancestry [ edit ]
Josephine was very much involved in social reforms and philanthropy. At her arrival in Sweden, she formed a close relationship with Princess Sophia Albertine of Sweden, who introduced her to this work by engaging her in Välgörande Fruntimmerssällskapet (The Charitable Women's Society
Sophia (1 June 1569 – 14 November 1634), married on 17 February 1588 to John VII of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. Philip (10 August 1570 – 18 October 1590). Christina (13 April 1573 – 8 December 1625), married on 27 August 1592 to King Charles IX of Sweden. Elisabeth (11 March 1574 – 13 January 1587)