Heads of the Post-Napoleonic German Ruling Families & their Wives and Heirs Apparent

Head or HeirBornInherited ClaimWifeBornMarried (rel.)
HH Eduard, Duke of ANHALT3 Dec 194118 Feb 1947Corinna Krönlein19 Aug 19617 Jun 1986
HRH Maximilian, Margrave of BADEN3 Jul 193327 Oct 1963HIRH Archduchess Valerie of Austria23 May 194130 Sep 1966
HGDH Bernhard, Hereditary Prince of Baden27 May 1970Stephanie Kaul27 Jun 196622 Jun 2001
HGDH Prince Leopold of Baden18 May 2002
HRH Franz, Duke of BAVARIA14 Jul 19338 Jul 1996
HRH Ernst August, Prince of HANOVER, Duke of Brunswick & Lüneburg26 Feb 19549 Dec 1987(1) Chantal Hochuli2 Jun 195524 Aug 1981 (div. 1997)
(2) HSH Princess Caroline of Monaco23 Jan 195723 Jan 1999
HRH Prince Ernst August of Hanover19 Jul 1983
HRH Heinrich, Landgrave of HESSE17 Oct 196623 May 2013Countess Floria von Faber-Castell14 Oct 197417 May 2003
HH Prince Moritz, Hereditary Prince of Hesse26 Mar 2007
HH Wilhelm, Prince and Landgrave of HESSE (-Philippsthal-Barchfeld)13 Aug 193317 Nov 1954Oda-Mathilde von Garmissen12 Feb 19355 Aug 1961
Wilhelm, Hereditary Prince and Landgrave of Hesse (-Philippsthal-Barchfeld)1 Jan 1963
HH Karl Friedrich, Prince of Hohenzollern20 Apr 195216 Sep 2010Countess Alexandra Schenk von Stauffenberg25 May 196016 Jun 1985
HSH Alexander, Hereditary Prince of Hohenzollern16 Mar 1987
HH Christoph, Prince of Schleswig-HOLSTEIN-Sonderburg-Glücksburg22 Aug 194930 Sep 1980HSH Princess Elisabeth of Lippe-Weissenfeld28 Jul 19573 Oct 1981
HH Friedrich, Hereditary Prince of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg19 Jul 1985
HSH Armin, Prince of LIPPE18 Aug 192430 Dec 1949Traute Becker16 Feb 192529 Mar 1953
HSH Prince Stephan of Lippe24 May 1959Countess Maria zu Solms-Laubach12 Aug 196815 Oct 1994
HSH Prince Bernhard of Lippe9 Sep 1995
HH Georg-Borwin, Duke of MECKLENBURG10 Jun 195626 Jan 1996Alice Wagner2 Aug 195919 Jul 1986
HH Duke Alexander of Mecklenburg17 Jul 1991
HRH Anton Günther, Duke of OLDENBURG16 Jan 19233 Apr 1970HSH Princess Ameli zu Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg4 Mar 19237 Aug 1951
HRH Duke Christian of Oldenburg1 Feb 1955Countess Caroline zu Rantzau10 Apr 196226 Sep 1987
HH Duke Alexander of Oldenburg17 Mar 1990
HRH Prince Georg Friedrich of PRUSSIA 10 Jun 1976 25 Sep 1994HSH Princess Sophie of Isenburg7 Mar 197827 Aug 2011
HRH Prince Carl Friedrich of Prussia20 Jan 2013
HSH Heinrich XIV, Prince Reuss-Köstritz14 Jul 195520 Jun 2012 Baroness Johanna Raitz von Frentz12 Sep 197130 Apr 1995
HSH Prince Heinrich XXIX Reuss-Köstritz2 Apr 1997
HSH Heinrich XI, Prince REUSS28 Aug 19349 Feb 1964Baroness Ulfa von Dörnberg17 Apr 193521 Jul 1961
HSH Prince Heinrich XVI Reuss8 Dec 1965Baroness Julia Schenck zu Schweinsberg22 Sep 196817 Aug 1994
HRH Michael, Prince of SAXE-WEIMAR-EISENACH15 Nov 194614 Oct 1988Dagmar Hennings24 Jun 194815 Nov 1980
HH Friedrich-Konrad, Duke of SAXE-MEININGEN14 Apr 19524 Oct 1984
HH Andreas, Prince of SAXE-COBURG & GOTHA21 Mar 194324 Jan 1998Carin Dabelstein16 Jul 194618 Jun 1971
HH Prince Hubertus of Saxe-Coburg & Gotha16 Sep 1975
HRH Prince Alexander of SAXONY, Margrave of Meissen12 Feb 195423 Jul 2012 HRH Princess Gisela of Bavaria 10 Sep 1964 29 Aug 1987
HRH Prince Georg-Philipp of Saxony24 May 1988
HSH Alexander, Prince of SCHAUMBURG-LIPPE25 Dec 195828 Aug 2003(1) HSH Princess Marie Louise of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg25 Sep 197229 Aug 1993 (div. 2002)
(2) Nadja Anna Zsoeks20 Feb 197528/30 Jun 2007
HSH Heinrich-Donatus, Hereditary Prince of Schaumburg-Lippe13 May 1994
HSH Wittekind, Prince of WALDECK & PYRMONT9 Mar 193630 Nov 1967Countess Cäcilia von Goëss-Saurau23 Aug 195619 May 1988
HSH Carl-Anton, Hereditary Prince of Waldeck & Pyrmont31 Dec 1991
HRH Carl, Duke of WüRTTEMBERG1 Aug 193615 Apr 1975HRH Princess Diane d'Orléans24 Mar 194021 Jul 1960
HRH Duke Friedrich of Württemberg1 Jun 1961HSH Princess Marie of Wied27 Dec 197313 Nov 1993
HRH Duke Wilhelm of Württemberg13 Aug 1994

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