Maria de las Mercedes di Borbone, Principessa di Borbone delle Due Sicilie1

F, #101081, b. 23 December 1910, d. 2 January 2000
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=7.78%
     Maria de las Mercedes di Borbone, Principessa di Borbone delle Due Sicilie was born on 23 December 1910 at Madrid, Spain. She was the daughter of Carlos Maria François di Borbone, Principe di Borbone delle Due Sicilie and Louise Françoise Marie Laure d'Orléans, Prince de France. She married Juan Carlos Teresa Silvestre Alfonso de Borbón y Battenberg, Conde de Barcelona, son of Alfonso XIII de Borbón y Habsburgo, Rey de España and Victoria Eugénie Julia Ena Prinzessin von Battenberg, on 12 October 1935 at Rome, Italy.2 She died on 2 January 2000 at age 89.
     She gained the title of Principessa Maria de las Mercedes di Borbone delle Due Sicilie. She gained the title of Infanta de España.3 She was given the name of Maria de las Mercedes Cristina Januaria Isabel Luisa Carolina Victoria di Borbone at birth.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 164. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 433. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  3. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings, volume 1, page 432.

Juan Carlos Alfonso Victor Maria de Borbón y de Borbón, Rey de España1

M, #101082, b. 5 January 1938
Last Edited=26 Jul 2014
Consanguinity Index=5.23%
     Juan Carlos Alfonso Victor Maria de Borbón y de Borbón, Rey de España was born on 5 January 1938 at Rome, Italy.1 He is the son of Juan Carlos Teresa Silvestre Alfonso de Borbón y Battenberg, Conde de Barcelona and Maria de las Mercedes di Borbone, Principessa di Borbone delle Due Sicilie. He married Sophía zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Greece and Denmark, daughter of Pavlos I zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of the Hellenes and Friederike Prinzessin von Hannover, on 14 May 1962 at Athens, Greece.1
     He gained the title of Principe Juan Carlos de España in 1969. He gained the title of Rey Juan Carlos I de España in 1975.1 He was godfather for Consuelo Lily Balfour at her baptism on 18 March 1980 at Westminster Cathedral, London, England.2 He resigned as King of Spain on 19 June 2014.

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 164. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S203] Announcements, The Times, London, U.K., 19 March 1980. Hereinafter cited as The Times.

Marie von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Princess of Romania1

F, #101083, b. 9 January 1900, d. 22 June 1961
Last Edited=15 Nov 2012
Consanguinity Index=1.92%
     Marie von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Princess of Romania was born on 9 January 1900 at Gotha, Thüringen, Germany.1 She was the daughter of Ferdinand Viktor Albert Meinrad von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, King of Romania and Marie Alexandra Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of Edinburgh. She married Alexander I Karageorgievich, King of Yugoslavia, son of Peter I Karageorgievich, King of Serbia and Zorka Ljubica Petrovic-Njegoš, Princess of Montenegro, on 8 June 1922 at Belgrade, Serbia.1 She died on 22 June 1961 at age 61 at London, England.1
     She gained the title of Princess Marie of Romania.2 Marie von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Princess of Romania also went by the nick-name of Mignon.2

Children of Marie von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Princess of Romania and Alexander I Karageorgievich, King of Yugoslavia

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987). Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 163.

Elisabetha Charlotte Josephine Alexandra Victoria von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Princess of Romania1

F, #101084, b. 12 October 1894, d. 14 November 1956
Last Edited=26 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=1.92%
     Elisabetha Charlotte Josephine Alexandra Victoria von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Princess of Romania was born on 12 October 1894 at Castle Pelesch, Sinaia, Romania.2 She was the daughter of Ferdinand Viktor Albert Meinrad von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, King of Romania and Marie Alexandra Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of Edinburgh. She married Georgios II zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of Greece, son of Konstantinos I zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of the Hellenes and Sophie Dorothea Ulrike Alice Prinzessin von Preußen, on 27 February 1921 at Bucharest, Romania.2 She and Georgios II zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of Greece were divorced on 6 July 1935 at Bucharest, Romania, on the grounds of desertion.3 She died on 14 November 1956 at age 62 at Cannes, France.2
     She gained the title of Princess Elisabetha of Romania.2 As a result of her marriage, Elisabetha Charlotte Josephine Alexandra Victoria von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Princess of Romania was styled as Queen Elisabetha of Greece on 27 September 1922.

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987). Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 163.
  3. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 194. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.

Carol II von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, King of Romania

M, #101085, b. 15 October 1893, d. 4 April 1953
Last Edited=9 Aug 2014
Consanguinity Index=1.92%
HM King Carol II of Romania1
     Carol II von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, King of Romania was born on 15 October 1893 at Castle Pelesch, Sinaia, Romania.2 He was the son of Ferdinand Viktor Albert Meinrad von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, King of Romania and Marie Alexandra Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of Edinburgh. He married, firstly, Joana Maria Valentina Lambrino, daughter of Colonel Constantin Lambrino and Euphrosine Alcaz, on 31 August 1918 at Odessa, Ukraine. He married, secondly, Helen zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Greece and Denmark, daughter of Konstantinos I zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of the Hellenes and Sophie Dorothea Ulrike Alice Prinzessin von Preußen, on 10 March 1921 at Athens, Greece.2 He and Helen zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Greece and Denmark were divorced on 21 June 1928 at Estoril, Portugal.3 He married, thirdly, Elena Lupescu, daughter of Nicolas Lupescu, on 3 June 1947 at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in a civil marriage.4 Carol II and Elena were also married in a religious ceremony on 19 August 1947 at Lisbon, Portugal. He died on 4 April 1953 at age 59 at Villa Mar y Sol, Estoril, Portugal.2
     He gained the title of Prinz von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen.3 His marriage to Joana Maria Valentina Lambrino was annulled on 8 January 1919 because the marriage was without permission.3 He gained the title of King Carol II of Romania on 8 June 1930.2 He abdicated as King of Romania on 6 September 1940.5

Child of Carol II von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, King of Romania and Joana Maria Valentina Lambrino

Citations

  1. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  2. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 164. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  3. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 88. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  4. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  5. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 189.


Georgios II zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of Greece1

M, #101086, b. 1 August 1890, d. 1 April 1947
Last Edited=9 Mar 2007
Consanguinity Index=2.84%
King George II of the Hellenes2
     Georgios II zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of Greece was born on 1 August 1890 [20 Jul 1890 O.S.] at Tatoi, Greece.3 He was the son of Konstantinos I zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of the Hellenes and Sophie Dorothea Ulrike Alice Prinzessin von Preußen. He married Elisabetha Charlotte Josephine Alexandra Victoria von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Princess of Romania, daughter of Ferdinand Viktor Albert Meinrad von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, King of Romania and Marie Alexandra Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of Edinburgh, on 27 February 1921 at Bucharest, Romania.3 He and Elisabetha Charlotte Josephine Alexandra Victoria von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Princess of Romania were divorced on 6 July 1935 at Bucharest, Romania, on the grounds of desertion.4 He died on 1 April 1947 at age 56 at The Royal Palace, Athens, Greece.3 He was buried at Tatoi, Greece.
     He gained the title of King Georgios II of the Hellenes on 27 September 1922.5 He was crowned King of the Hellenes on 27 September 1922.3 He abdicated as King of Greece on 24 March 1924 He left Greece when a republic was established.3 He was crowned King of the Hellenes on 3 November 1935.3 He abdicated as King of Greece on 23 April 1941 He left Greece as a result of the German invasion.3 He was crowned King of the Hellenes on 28 September 1946.3

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 193. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 163. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  4. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings, volume 1, page 194.
  5. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 169.

Alexander I Karageorgievich, King of Yugoslavia1

M, #101087, b. 16 December 1888, d. 9 October 1934
Last Edited=17 Apr 2005
     Alexander I Karageorgievich, King of Yugoslavia was born on 16 December 1888 at Cetinje, Montenegro.2 He was the son of Peter I Karageorgievich, King of Serbia and Zorka Ljubica Petrovic-Njegoš, Princess of Montenegro. He married Marie von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Princess of Romania, daughter of Ferdinand Viktor Albert Meinrad von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, King of Romania and Marie Alexandra Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of Edinburgh, on 8 June 1922 at Belgrade, Serbia.2 He died on 9 October 1934 at age 45 at Marseilles, France, murdered by an assassin, while on a state visit.2
     He was acceded to the title of King of Serbia on 15 June 1903.2 He gained the title of King Alexander I of the Serbs, Croats and Slovenes in 1918.3 He was acceded to the title of King of the Serbs, Croats and Slovens on 24 November 1918.2 He gained the title of King Alexander I of Yugoslavia in 1929.3 He was acceded to the title of King of Yugoslavia on 3 October 1929.2

Children of Alexander I Karageorgievich, King of Yugoslavia and Marie von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Princess of Romania

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 163. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  3. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 145. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Sophía zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Greece and Denmark1

F, #101088, b. 2 November 1938
Last Edited=21 Nov 2008
Consanguinity Index=7.25%
     Sophía zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Greece and Denmark was born on 2 November 1938 at Psychiko.2 She is the daughter of Pavlos I zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of the Hellenes and Friederike Prinzessin von Hannover. She married Juan Carlos Alfonso Victor Maria de Borbón y de Borbón, Rey de España, son of Juan Carlos Teresa Silvestre Alfonso de Borbón y Battenberg, Conde de Barcelona and Maria de las Mercedes di Borbone, Principessa di Borbone delle Due Sicilie, on 14 May 1962 at Athens, Greece.2
     She gained the title of Princess Sophía of Greece and Denmark.2 As a result of her marriage, Sophía zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Greece and Denmark was styled as Reina Sofía de España.

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 195. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 164. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.

Elena Maria Isabela Dominica de Silas de Borbón y Grecia, Infanta de España1

F, #101089, b. 20 December 1963
Last Edited=12 Sep 2006
Consanguinity Index=1.69%
     Elena Maria Isabela Dominica de Silas de Borbón y Grecia, Infanta de España was born on 20 December 1963 at Madrid, Spain.1 She is the daughter of Juan Carlos Alfonso Victor Maria de Borbón y de Borbón, Rey de España and Sophía zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Greece and Denmark. She married Jaime de Marichalar y Saenz de Tejada on 18 March 1995 at Seville Cathedral, Seville, Spain.2
     She gained the title of Duquesa de Lugo. She gained the title of Infanta de España.1

Children of Elena Maria Isabela Dominica de Silas de Borbón y Grecia, Infanta de España and Jaime de Marichalar y Saenz de Tejada

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 433. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S269] Spanish Royal Family Website, online http://www.casareal.es/ingles. Hereinafter cited as Spanish Royal Family Website.

Cristina Federica Victoria de Borbón y Grecia, Infanta de España1

F, #101090, b. 13 June 1965
Last Edited=12 Sep 2006
Consanguinity Index=1.69%
     Cristina Federica Victoria de Borbón y Grecia, Infanta de España was born on 13 June 1965 at Madrid, Spain.2 She is the daughter of Juan Carlos Alfonso Victor Maria de Borbón y de Borbón, Rey de España and Sophía zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Greece and Denmark. She married Don Iñaki Urdangarin Liebaert, son of Juan Maria Urdangarin Berriochoa and Claire Liebaert Courtain, on 4 October 1997 at Basicila Catheral, Barcelona, Spain.3
     She gained the title of Duquesa de Palma de Majorca. She gained the title of Infanta de España.1

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 433. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings, volume 1, page 434.
  3. [S269] Spanish Royal Family Website, online http://www.casareal.es/ingles. Hereinafter cited as Spanish Royal Family Website.