HANOVER Family Outline Descent Tree(s) (ODT)
Name formsBraunschweig-Luneburg, Hannover, Hanover
An electoral house of Germany and a royal family of England.
The electoral house descended directly from the Welf family,
and the name Hanover gradually became synonymous with
the duchy of Lüneburg-Calenburg and the electorate of Brunswick-Lüneburg.
Duke Ernest Augustus was 1st elector, and his son, 2nd elector,
succeeded as George I to the English crown, establishing the
royal family of Hanover in England.
|Welfs acquire Bavaria|
|Welfs acquire Lüneburg|
|Ernest Augustus marries Sophia of Bavaria, granddaughter of James I, King of Britain|
|Ernest Augustus, accedes as 1st elector Hanover|
|George Louis Hanover, 2nd elector, accedes as George I, King of Britain|
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|Ernest Augustus [1629-1698] – Father of King George I of England, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneberg HNVR163 1S10|
Ernest Augustus I
[1771-1851] – King of Hanover, Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale
né HANOVER, Ernest Augustus I
[1661-1690] – Imperial soldier
He was killed in battle vs the Turks 30 Dec 1690.
|Frederick V of Denmark [1723-1766] – King of Denmark (1746-1766) HNVR16 13C7|
|George I [1660-1727] – Elector of Hanover HNVR1 11C9|
|George II [1683-1760] – King of Great Britain HNVR129 12C8|
|George III [1738-1820] – King of Great Britain HNVR19 14C6|
|George IV [1762-1830] – King of United Kingdom HNVR31 15C5|
[1666-1725] – Imperial soldier, Imperial Field Marshal
|Victoria [1819-1901] – Empress of India HNVR57 16C4|
|William IV Henry [1765-1837] – King of the United Kingdom HNVR34 15C5|
This article may name additional candidates: House of Hanover