Alice Maud Mary of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha was born 25 April 1843 in Buckingham Palace, London, England, United Kingdom to Albert von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha (1819-1861) and Victoria of the United Kingdom (1819-1901) and died 14 December 1878 in Darmstadt, Germany of diphtheria. She married Ludwig IV. von Hessen und bei Rhein (1837-1892) 1 July 1862 in Osborne House, East Cowes, Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom. Notable ancestors include Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Rurik (c832-879), Willem van Oranje (1533-1584), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329). Ancestors are from Germany, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Denmark, France, England, Belgium, Spain, Russia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, the Netherlands, Poland, Austria, Belarus, Ukraine, Lithuania, Bohemia, Switzerland, Italy, Slovakia, Slovenia, Portugal, Israel, Ireland, Scotland, Turkey.


Offspring of Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig Karl von Hessen-Darmstadt and Alice of the United Kingdom (1843-1878)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Viktoria von Hessen und bei Rhein (1863-1950) 5 April 1863 24 September 1950 Ludwig von Battenberg (1854-1921)

Elisabeth von Hessen und bei Rhein (1864-1918) 1 November 1864 Bessungen, Hesse, Germany 17 July 1918 Alapayevsk, Russia Sergei of Russia (1857-1905)

Irene von Hessen und bei Rhein (1866-1953) 11 July 1866 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany 11 November 1953 Schloss Hemmelmark, Barkelsby, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Heinrich von Preußen (1862-1929)

Ernst Ludwig von Hessen und bei Rhein (1868-1937) 25 November 1868 Neues Palais, Darmstadt, Offenbach District, Hesse, Germany 9 October 1937 Schloß Wolfsgarten, Offenbach District, Hesse, Germany Victoria Melita von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha (1876-1936)
Eleonore zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich (1871-1937)

Friedrich von Hessen und bei Rhein (1870-1873) 7 October 1870 New Palace, Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany 29 May 1873 New Palace, Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
Alix von Hessen-Darmstadt (1872-1918) 6 June 1872 Darmstadt, Germany 17 July 1918 Ekaterinburg, Russia Nicholas II of Russia (1868-1918)

Marie von Hessen und bei Rhein (1874-1878) 24 May 1874 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany 16 November 1878 Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany

Common ancestors of Alice of the United Kingdom (1843-1878) and Ludwig IV. von Hessen und bei Rhein (1837-1892)

  1. Antoinette Amalie von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1696-1762)
  2. Ferdinand Albrecht II. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1680-1735)

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