Wilhelm I, German Emperor


Wilhelm I
Birth22.3.1797 in Berlin, Prussia
Death9.3.1888 in Berlin (90 years)
FatherKing Friedrich Wilhelm III of Prussia
MotherDuchess Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Queen consort of Prussia
SiblingsKing Friedrich Wilhelm IV of Prussia
Princess Charlotte of Prussia, Empress consort of All the Russias
Prince Carl of Prussia
Princess Alexandrine of Prussia
Princess Louise of Prussia
Prince Albrecht of Prussia
MarriageAugusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, German Empress consort
Wedding: 11.6.1829 in Chapel of Schloss Charlottenburg
ChildrenFriedrich III, German Emperor
Princess Louise of Prussia
ProfessionKing of Prussia (2 January 1861 - 9 March 1888)
German Emperor (18 January 1871 - 9 March 1888)
Old addressesWikipediaMapUnter den Linden 9, Berlin, Germany
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Wilhelm I
Wilhelm I, German Emperor

(* 22.3.1797, O 11.6.1829, † 9.3.1888)
 
King Friedrich Wilhelm IV of Prussia
Princess Charlotte of Prussia, Empress consort of All the Russias
Prince Carl of Prussia
Princess Alexandrine of Prussia
Princess Louise of Prussia
Prince Albrecht of Prussia
Friedrich Wilhelm III
King Friedrich Wilhelm III of Prussia

(* 3.8.1770, O 24.12.1793, O 9.11.1824, † 7.6.1840)
 
Princess Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen consort of the Netherlands, Grand Duchess consort of Luxembourg
Prince Wilhelm of Prussia
Friedrich Wilhelm II by Anton Graff
King Friedrich Wilhelm II of Prussia

(* 25.9.1744, O 14.7.1765, O 14.7.1769, † 16.11.1797)
 
Princess Wilhelmine of Prussia
August Wilhelm by G. v. Bern
Prince August Wilhelm of Prussia

(* 9.8.1722, O 6.1.1742, † 12.6.1758)
 
King Friedrich II of Prussia
Princess Philippine Charlotte of Prussia
Princess Sophie Dorothea of Prussia
Princess Luise Ulrike of Prussia, Queen consort of Sweden
Princess Anna Amalie of Prussia
Prince Heinrich of Prussia
Prince August Ferdinand of Prussia
King Friedrich Wilhelm I of Prussia
(* 14.8.1688, O 28.11.1706, † 31.5.1740)
Princess Sophia Dorothea of Hanover, Queen consort of Prussia
(* 16.3.1687, O 28.11.1706, † 28.6.1757)
 
King George II of Great Britain and Ireland
Duchess Luise of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
(* 29.1.1722, O 6.1.1742, † 13.1.1780)
 
Duke Carl I of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
Princess Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Queen consort of Prussia
Princess Juliana Maria of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Queen consort of Denmark and Norway
Duke Ferdinand Albrecht II of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
(* 29.5.1680, O 15.10.1712, † 2.9.1735)
Princess Antoinette Amalie of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
(* 14.4.1696, O 15.10.1712, † 6.3.1762)
 
Duchess Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Holy Roman Empress consort
Frederika Louisa by Josef Friedrich August Darbes
Frederika Louisa of Hesse-Darmstadt, Queen consort of Prussia

(* 16.10.1751, O 14.7.1769, † 25.2.1805)
Louis IX of Hesse-Darmstadt
Caroline of Zweibrücken
Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz by Josef Grassi
Duchess Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Queen consort of Prussia

(* 10.3.1776, O 24.12.1793, † 19.7.1810)
 
Duchess Charlotte Georgine of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Princess Friederike of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Queen consort of Hanover
Grand Duke Georg of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Karl II
Grand Duke Karl II of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

(* 10.10.1741, O 18.9.1768, † 6.11.1816)
Friederike
Princess Friederike of Hesse-Darmstadt

(* 20.8.1752, O 18.9.1768, † 22.5.1782)
 
Landgravine Luise of Hesse-Darmstadt
Princess Augusta Wilhelmine of Hesse-Darmstadt
Georg Wilhelm
Prince Georg Wilhelm of Hesse-Darmstadt

(* 11.7.1722, O 16.3.1748, † 21.6.1782)
Maria Luise Albertine by Johann Christian Fiedler
Countess Maria Luise Albertine of Leiningen-Dagsburg-Falkenburg

(* 16.3.1729, O 16.3.1748, † 11.3.1818)

* Birth, ~ baptism, O wedding, X divorce, † death

Descendents of Wilhelm I, German Emperor (7 generations)
Duplicate branches

Wilhelm I, German Emperor (* 22.3.1797, O 11.6.1829, † 9.3.1888)
O Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, German Empress consort (* 30.9.1811, O 11.6.1829, † 7.1.1890)
Friedrich III, German Emperor (* 18.10.1831, O 25.1.1858, † 15.6.1888)
O Victoria Princess Royal of the United Kingdom, German Empress consort (* 21.11.1840, O 25.1.1858, † 5.8.1901)
Wilhelm II, German Emperor (* 27.1.1859, O 27.2.1881, † 4.6.1941)
O Auguste Viktoria of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, German Empress (* 22.10.1858, O 27.2.1881, † 11.4.1921)
Crown Prince Wilhelm of Prussia and the German Empire (* 6.5.1882, O 6.6.1905, † 20.7.1951)
O Duchess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Crown Princess of the German Empire (* 20.9.1886, O 6.6.1905, † 6.5.1954)
Prince Wilhelm of Prussia (* 4.7.1906, † 26.5.1940)
Prince Ludwig Ferdinand of Prussia (* 9.11.1907, † 26.9.1994)
Prince Hubertus of Prussia (* 30.9.1909, † 8.4.1950)
Prince Friedrich of Prussia (* 19.12.1911, † 20.4.1966)
Princess Alexandrine of Prussia (* 7.4.1915, † 2.10.1980)
Princess Cecilie of Prussia (* 5.9.1917, † 21.4.1975)
Prince Eitel Friedrich of Prussia (* 7.7.1883, O 27.2.1906, X 20.10.1926, † 8.12.1942)
O Duchess Sophia Charlotte of Oldenburg (* 2.2.1879, O 27.2.1906, X 20.10.1926, † 29.3.1964)
Prince Adalbert of Prussia (* 14.7.1884, † 22.9.1948)
Prince August Wilhelm of Prussia (* 29.1.1887, O 22.10.1908, † 25.3.1949)
O Princess Alexandra Viktoria of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (* 21.4.1887, O 22.10.1908, † 15.4.1957)
Prince Oskar of Prussia (* 27.7.1888, † 27.1.1958)
Prince Joachim of Prussia (* 17.12.1890, † 18.7.1920)
Princess Viktoria Luise of Prussia (* 13.9.1892, O 24.5.1913, † 11.12.1980)
O Ernst August III, Duke of Brunswick (* 17.11.1887, O 24.5.1913, † 30.1.1953)
Frederica of Hanover, Queen consort of Greece (* 18.4.1917, O 9.1.1938, † 6.2.1981)
O King Paul of Greece (* 14.12.1901, O 9.1.1938, † 6.3.1964)
Princess Sofía of Greece and Denmark, Queen consort of Spain (* 2.11.1938, O 14.5.1962)
O King Juan Carlos I of Spain (* 5.1.1938, O 14.5.1962)
Infanta Elena of Spain, Duchess of Lugo (* 20.12.1963, O 18.3.1995, X 21.1.2010)
O Jaime de Marichalar (* 7.4.1963, O 18.3.1995, X 21.1.2010) Infanta Cristina of Spain, Duchess of Palma de Mallorca (* 13.6.1965, O 4.10.1997)
O Iñaki Urdangarín Liebaert (* 15.1.1968, O 4.10.1997) Infante Felipe of Spain, Prince of Asturias (* 30.1.1968, O 22.5.2004)
O Letizia, Princess of Asturias née Ortiz Rocasolano (* 15.9.1972, O 22.5.2004)
Infanta Leonor of Spain (* 31.10.2005)
Infanta Sofía of Spain (* 29.4.2007)
King Constantine II of Greece (* 2.6.1940, O 18.9.1964)
O Princess Anne-Marie of Denmark, Queen consort of Greece (* 30.8.1946, O 18.9.1964)
Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark (* 10.7.1965, O 9.7.1999)
O Carlos Morales Quintana (* 31.12.1970, O 9.7.1999) Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece (* 20.5.1967, O 1.7.1995)
O Marie-Chantal née Miller (* 17.9.1968, O 1.7.1995) Prince Nikolaos of Greece and Denmark (* 1.10.1969, O 25.8.2010)
O Tatiana née Blatnik (* 28.8.1980, O 25.8.2010)
Princess Theodora of Greece and Denmark (* 9.6.1983)
Prince Philippos of Greece and Denmark (* 26.4.1986)
Princess Irene of Greece and Denmark (* 11.5.1942)
Princess Charlotte of Prussia, Duchess of Saxe-Meiningen (* 24.7.1860, O 18.2.1878, † 1.10.1919)
O Bernhard III, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (* 1.4.1851, O 18.2.1878, † 16.1.1928)
Princess Feodora of Saxe-Meiningen (* 19.5.1879, O 26.9.1898, † 26.8.1945)
O Prince Heinrich XXX Reuss of Köstritz (* 25.11.1864, O 26.9.1898, † 23.3.1939)
Prince Heinrich of Prussia (* 14.8.1862, O 24.5.1888, † 20.4.1929)
O Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine (* 11.7.1866, O 24.5.1888, † 11.11.1953)
Prince Sigismund of Prussia (* 15.9.1864, † 18.6.1866)
Princess Viktoria of Prussia (* 12.4.1866, † 13.11.1929)
Prince Waldemar of Prussia (* 10.2.1868, † 27.3.1879)
Princess Sophie of Prussia, Queen consort of Greece (* 14.6.1870, O 27.10.1889, † 13.1.1932)
O King Constantine I of Greece (* 2.8.1868, O 27.10.1889, † 11.1.1923)
King George II of Greece (* 20.7.1890, O 27.2.1921, † 1.4.1947)
O Princess Elisabeth of Romania, Queen consort of Greece (* 12.10.1894, O 27.2.1921, † 14.11.1956)
King Alexander of Greece (* 1.8.1893, O 4.11.1919, † 25.10.1920)
O Aspasia Manos (* 4.9.1896, O 4.11.1919, † 7.8.1972)
Princess Alexandra of Greece and Denmark, Queen consort of Yugoslavia (* 25.3.1921, O 20.3.1944, † 30.1.1993)
O King Peter II of Yugoslavia (* 6.9.1923, O 20.3.1944, † 3.11.1970)
Princess Helen of Greece and Denmark, Queen Mother of Romania (* 2.5.1896, O 10.3.1921, X 21.6.1928, † 28.11.1982)
O King Carol II of Romania (* 15.10.1893, O 10.3.1921, X 21.6.1928, † 4.4.1953)
King Michael of Romania (* 25.10.1921)
King Paul of Greece (* 14.12.1901, O 9.1.1938, † 6.3.1964)
O Frederica of Hanover, Queen consort of Greece (* 18.4.1917, O 9.1.1938, † 6.2.1981)
Princess Sofía of Greece and Denmark, Queen consort of Spain (* 2.11.1938, O 14.5.1962)
see above

O King Juan Carlos I of Spain (* 5.1.1938, O 14.5.1962)
Infanta Elena of Spain, Duchess of Lugo (* 20.12.1963, O 18.3.1995, X 21.1.2010)
O Jaime de Marichalar (* 7.4.1963, O 18.3.1995, X 21.1.2010) Infanta Cristina of Spain, Duchess of Palma de Mallorca (* 13.6.1965, O 4.10.1997)
O Iñaki Urdangarín Liebaert (* 15.1.1968, O 4.10.1997) Infante Felipe of Spain, Prince of Asturias (* 30.1.1968, O 22.5.2004)
O Letizia, Princess of Asturias née Ortiz Rocasolano (* 15.9.1972, O 22.5.2004)
Infanta Leonor of Spain (* 31.10.2005)
Infanta Sofía of Spain (* 29.4.2007)
King Constantine II of Greece (* 2.6.1940, O 18.9.1964)
see above

O Princess Anne-Marie of Denmark, Queen consort of Greece (* 30.8.1946, O 18.9.1964)
Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark (* 10.7.1965, O 9.7.1999)
O Carlos Morales Quintana (* 31.12.1970, O 9.7.1999) Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece (* 20.5.1967, O 1.7.1995)
O Marie-Chantal née Miller (* 17.9.1968, O 1.7.1995) Prince Nikolaos of Greece and Denmark (* 1.10.1969, O 25.8.2010)
O Tatiana née Blatnik (* 28.8.1980, O 25.8.2010)
Princess Theodora of Greece and Denmark (* 9.6.1983)
Prince Philippos of Greece and Denmark (* 26.4.1986)
Princess Irene of Greece and Denmark (* 11.5.1942)
Princess Margaret of Prussia (* 22.4.1872, † 22.1.1954)
Princess Louise of Prussia (* 3.12.1838, O 20.9.1856, † 23.4.1923)
O Grand Duke Friedrich I of Baden (* 9.9.1826, O 20.9.1856, † 28.9.1907)
Grand Duke Friedrich II of Baden (* 9.7.1857, O 20.9.1885, † 8.8.1928)
O Princess Hilda of Nassau, Grand Duchess consort of Baden (* 5.11.1864, O 20.9.1885, † 8.2.1952)
Princess Viktoria of Baden, Queen consort of Sweden (* 7.8.1862, O 20.9.1881, † 4.4.1930)
O King Gustaf V of Sweden (* 16.6.1858, O 20.9.1881, † 29.10.1950)
King Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden (* 11.11.1882, O 15.6.1905, O 3.11.1923, † 15.9.1973)
O Princess Margaret of Connaught (* 15.1.1882, O 15.6.1905, † 1.5.1920)
Prince Gustaf Adolf of Sweden, Duke of Västerbotten (* 22.4.1906, O 19.10.1932, † 26.1.1947)
O Princess Sibylla of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (* 19.1.1908, O 19.10.1932, † 28.11.1972)
Princess Margaretha of Sweden (* 31.10.1934, O 30.6.1964)
O John Kenneth Ambler (* 6.6.1924, O 30.6.1964, † 31.5.2008)
Princess Birgitta of Sweden (* 19.1.1937, O 25.5.1961)
O Prince Johann Georg of Hohenzollern (* 31.7.1932, O 25.5.1961)
Princess Désirée of Sweden (* 2.6.1938, O 5.6.1964)
O Baron Nils August Silfverschiöld (* 31.5.1934, O 5.6.1964)
Princess Christina of Sweden (* 3.8.1943, O 15.6.1974)
O Tord Gösta Magnuson (* 7.4.1941, O 15.6.1974)
King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden (* 30.4.1946, O 19.6.1976)
O Silvia, Queen consort of Sweden née Sommerlath (* 23.12.1943, O 19.6.1976)
Princess Ingrid of Sweden, Queen consort of Denmark (* 28.3.1910, O 24.5.1935, † 7.11.2000)
O King Frederick IX of Denmark (* 11.3.1899, O 24.5.1935, † 14.1.1972)
Queen Margrethe II of Denmark (* 16.4.1940, O 10.6.1967)
O Henrik de Laborde de Monpezat, Prince Consort of Denmark (* 11.6.1934, O 10.6.1967)
Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark, Count of Monpezat (* 26.5.1968, O 14.5.2004)
O Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, Countess of Monpezat née Donaldson (* 5.2.1972, O 14.5.2004) Prince Joachim of Denmark, Count of Monpezat (* 7.6.1969, O 18.11.1995, X 8.4.2005, O 24.5.2008)
O Alexandra Countess of Frederiksborg née Manley (* 30.6.1964, O 18.11.1995, X 8.4.2005, O 3.3.2007) O Princess Marie of Denmark, Countess of Monpezat née Cavallier (* 6.2.1976, O 24.5.2008)
Princess Benedikte of Denmark (* 29.4.1944)
Princess Anne-Marie of Denmark, Queen consort of Greece (* 30.8.1946, O 18.9.1964)
O King Constantine II of Greece (* 2.6.1940, O 18.9.1964)
Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark (* 10.7.1965, O 9.7.1999)
O Carlos Morales Quintana (* 31.12.1970, O 9.7.1999) Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece (* 20.5.1967, O 1.7.1995)
O Marie-Chantal née Miller (* 17.9.1968, O 1.7.1995) Prince Nikolaos of Greece and Denmark (* 1.10.1969, O 25.8.2010)
O Tatiana née Blatnik (* 28.8.1980, O 25.8.2010)
Princess Theodora of Greece and Denmark (* 9.6.1983)
Prince Philippos of Greece and Denmark (* 26.4.1986)
O Princess Louise of Battenberg, Queen consort of Sweden (* 13.7.1889, O 3.11.1923, † 7.3.1965)
Prince Wilhelm of Sweden and Norway, Duke of Södermanland (* 17.6.1884, O 3.5.1908, † 5.6.1965)
O Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia
Prince Erik of Sweden and Norway, Duke of Västmanland (* 20.4.1889, † 20.9.1918)

* Birth, ~ baptism, O wedding, X divorce, † death

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... grandparents ... grandchildren...
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... grandparents ... grandchildren...
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parent, grandparent, greatgrandparent
1 brown dot2 brown dots3 brown dotsCollateral relatives with 2 common
parents, grandparents, greatgrandparents
black line, blue with 1 and brown dotblack line, blue with 2 and brown dotblack line, blue with 3 and brown dotNephew/niece, grandnephew/-niece, greatgrandnephew/-niece
1 brown dot (semitransparent)2 brown dots (semitransparent)3 brown dots (semitransparent)Collateral relatives with 1 common
parent, grandparent, greatgrandparent
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