Lüneburg

New House of Lüneburg 1635-Present

 

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King of Hanover 1814 to 1866

House of Lüneburg

In the 1635 redivision of the territories of the House of Welf after the death of Frederick Ulrich of Brunswick-Lüneburg, George received the Principality of Calenberg, which included the former Principality of Göttingen since 1495, while his elder brother Augustus retained the Principality of Lüneburg. George was the first duke to move his residence to Hanover .

Brunswick-Lüneburg  (Celle) 1636-1708

  • Frederick (1574–1648) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg , Prince of Lüneburg from 1636
  • Christian Louis (1622 – 1665) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg , Prince of Calenberg and Prince of Lüneburg from 1648, eldest son of George (1582 –1641)
  • George William (1624 – 1705) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg , Prince of Calenberg from 1648 to 1665 Prince of Lüneburg from 1665 to 1705, second son of George (1582 –1641) Knight of the Garter
  • George I Louis (1660 – 1727) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg , Prince of Calenberg  and Elector-designate of Hanover  from 1698, Prince of Lüneburg from 1705, Elector of Hanover from 1708 and King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1714 (as George I) , son of Ernst Augustus (1629–1698) Knight of the Garter
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George William (1624-1705), Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg and Prince of Calenberg


Brunswick-Lüneburg- Calenberg 1636-1708

  • George (1582 –1641) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg , Prince of Calenberg from 1635.
  • Christian Louis (1622 – 1665) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg , Prince of Calenberg and Prince of Lüneburg from 1648, eldest son of George (1582 –1641)
  • John Frederick (1625 –1679) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg , Prince of Calenberg  from 1665, third son of son of George (1582 –1641)
  • Ernst Augustus (1629–1698) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg , Prince of Calenberg from 1679 and Administrator of the Prince-Bishopric of Osnabrück. Also Elector-designate of Hanover from 1692, fourth son of George (1582 –1641)
  • George I Louis (1660 – 1727) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg , Prince of Calenberg  and Elector-designate of Hanover  from 1698, Prince of Lüneburg from 1705, Elector of Hanover from 1708 and King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1714 (as George I) , son of Ernst Augustus (1629–1698) Knight of the Garter

 

  • Maximilian William (1666 –1726) Duke of Hanover-Brunswick and Lunebourg,  Imperial Field Marshal. Knight of the Golden Fleece, third son of Ernst Augustus (1629–1698) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg


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George, (1582–1641), Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg and Prince of Calenberg and from 1635.

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Ernest Augustus ( 1629 – 1698), Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg and Elector of Hanover from 1692.. He was appointed prince-elector, but died before the appointment became effective. He was also Prince-Bishop of Osnabrück from 1662.
as Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg

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Ernest Augustus ( 1629 – 1698), Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg and Elector of Hanover from 1692.. He was appointed prince-elector, but died before the appointment became effective. He was also Prince-Bishop of Osnabrück from 1662.
as Elector of Hanover

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Maximilian William (1666 –1726) Duke of Hanover-Brunswick and Lunebourg, Imperial Field Marshal. Knight of the Golden Fleece

Prince-Bishopric of Osnabrück 1662-1802

By the Peace of Westphalia in 1648, the bishop succeeded in preventing the secularisation of the see, as contemplated by the Swedes. Nevertheless, it was stipulated that henceforth a Catholic and a Protestant bishop (of the Augsburg Confession) would alternately hold the see. During the those periods of rule by a Protestant bishop, always chosen from the ducal House of Brunswick-Lüneburg, the spiritual care of the Catholics was committed to the Archbishop of Cologne.

  • Ernst Augustus (1629–1698) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg , Prince of Calenberg from 1679 and Administrator of the Prince-Bishopric of Osnabrück from 1662 to 1698 Also Elector-designate of Hanover from 1692, fourth son of George (1582 –1641)
  • Ernest Augustus (1674 –1728) Duke of York and Albany, Prince-Bishopric of Osnabrück from 1715, Knight of the Garter, sixth son of Ernst Augustus (1629–1698) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg
  • Frederick (1763 – 1827) Duke of York and Albany, Prince-Bishopric of Osnabrück from 1764 to 1802, Knight of the Garter, second son of King George III of the United Kingdom
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Ernest Augustus (1674 –1728) Duke of York and Albany, Prince-Bishopric of Osnabrück

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Frederick, Duke of York and Albany (1763 – 1827) Duke of York and Albany, Prince-Bishopric of Osnabrück

 

Electorate of Hanover 1708-1814

  • George I Louis (1660 – 1727) Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg , Prince of Calenberg  and Elector-designate of Hanover  from 1698, Prince of Lüneburg from 1705, Elector of Hanover from 1708 and King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1714 (as George I) , son of Ernst Augustus (1629–1698)
  • George II Augustus (1683 – 1760) Elector of Hanover and King of Great Britain and Ireland (as George II)
  • George III William Frederick (1738 – 1820) Elector of Hanover and King of Great Britain and Ireland (as George III), King of the United Kingdom in 1801 and King of Hanover in 1814.

 Kingdom of Hanover 1814-1866               

  • George IV (1762 – 1830) King of the United Kingdom and King of Hanover, founder of the Royal Guelphic Order in 1815
  • William I (1765 – 1837) King of the United Kingdom (as William IV) and King of Hanover.
  • Ernest Augustus I (1771 –1851) King of Hanover and 1st Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale, founder of the Order of St. George in 1839
  • George V (1819 –1878) King of Hanover until 1866 and 2nd Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale, founder of the Order of Ernst August in 1865
  • Ernst August (II)(1845 – 1923) Crown Prince of Hanover, Heir of Brunswick, 3rd Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale

Duke of Brunswick 1913-1918

  • Ernest Augustus III (1887 – 1953) Prince of Hanover, 4th  Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale, Duke of Brunswick from 1913 to 1918, son of Ernst August (1845 – 1923) see Wolfenbuttel.
 


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George William (1624-1705), Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg and Prince of Calenberg

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George I (1698-1727), Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg and Elector of Hanover from 1698.


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George I (1698-1727),Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg and Elector of Hanover from 1698. King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1714.

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Ernest Augustus I, King of Hanover ( 1771– 1851), King of Hanover from 1837, also (1799-1851) the Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale, was the fifth son and eighth child of King George III of the United Kingdom before 1837.