House of Zähringen

Baden
House of Zähringen


Counts in the Breisgau
962-1061
Margraves of Verona and Counts in the Breisgau
1061-1073

  • Berthold I (1000- 1078 ), Count of of Zähringen, Duke of Carinthia and Margrave of Verona.
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Berthold I (1000-1078 )


Margraves of Baden
1073-1190

  • Hermann II, (d. 1130), the first to use the title Margrave of Baden, also Count of , Margrave of Verona.
  • Heinrich I, (d. 1231), Margrave of Baden-Sausenberg and later Baden-Hachberg.

Son of Hermann IV, Margrave of Baden. Line divides into to branches:
Margraves of Baden-Hachberg, 1190-1418
Margraves of Baden-Sausenberg, 1290-1503
Line extinct 1503.

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Hermann II

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Margrave of Baden-Sausenberg


Baden divided
1190-1503


Baden was divided between various branches and finally reunited by Christopher I (ruled 1475-1515) who himself split his lands between his three sons.

  • Christopher I (1453 – 1527), Margrave of Baden-Baden from 1475 to 1515. Knight of the Golden Fleece
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Christopher I


Margraves of Baden-Baden
1515-1771

  • Bernhard III, (1474-1536), Margrave of Baden-Baden from 1515. Founder of the "Bernardine line".
  • Philipp II, (1559-), Margrave of Baden-Baden from 1569.
  • Wilhelm of Baden (1593-1677), regent of Baden-Baden between 1621 and 1677. Knight of the Golden Fleece.
  • August Georg Simpert, (1706-1771), Margrave of Baden-Baden from 1761. Last of his catholic line of Baden-Baden. Knight of the Golden Fleece.
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Bernhard III

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Philipp II

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Wilhelm of Baden and August Georg Simpert


Margrave of Baden-Sponheim
1515-1533

  • Philipp I ( 1479-1533), Margrave of Baden-Sponheim from 1515.
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Margrave of Baden-Sponheim


Margraves of Baden-Durlach
1515-1771

  • Ernst I, ( 1482- 1553), Margrave of Baden-Durlach from 1515. Founder of the "Ernestine line".
  • Ernst Friedrich, (- 1604), Margrave of Baden-Durlach from 1577.
  • Karl III Wilhelm, (1679-1738), Margrave of Baden-Durlach from 1709. Founder of the Order of Fidelity.
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Ernst I

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Ernst Friedrich

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Karl III Wilhelm

Margrave of Baden
1771-1803
Elector and Margrave of Baden
1803-1806

  • Karl Friedrich, (1728-1811),Margrave of Baden-Durlach from 1746 until 1771, Margrave of Baden from 1771 to 1803, Elector and Margraves of Baden, 1803 to 1806, 1st Grand Duke of Baden from 1806.


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Karl Friedrich, Arms as Elector


Grand Dukes of Baden
1806-1918

  • Karl Friedrich, (1728-1811), Margrave of Baden-Durlach from 1746 until 1771, Margrave of Baden from 1771 to 1803, Elector and Margraves of Baden, 1803 to 1806, 1st Grand Duke of Baden from 1806.
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Karl Friedrich, Arms as Grand Duke

  • Leopold I, ( 1790– 1852), Grand Duke of Baden from 1830.
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Grand Duke of Baden from 1830