Friedrich III. von Hessen-Kassel und Rumpenheim was born 11 September 1747 to Friedrich II. von Hessen-Kassel (1720-1785) and Mary of Great Britain (1723-1772) and died 20 May 1837 of unspecified causes. He married Caroline Polyxene von Nassau-Usingen (1762-1823) 2 December 1786 . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Henry II of England (1133-1189), Alfred the Great (849-899), Willem van Oranje (1533-1584), Rurik (c832-879), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, Germany, Denmark, England, France, Belgium, Spain, Latvia, the Netherlands, Russia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Austria, Switzerland, Lithuania, Belarus, Ukraine, Italy, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Portugal, Israel, Ireland, Scotland, Turkey.


Offspring of Friedrich III. von Hessen-Kassel und Rumpenheim and Caroline Polyxene von Nassau-Usingen (1762-1823)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Wilhelm X. von Hessen-Kassel-Rumpenheim (1787-1867) 24 December 1787 Biebrich, Hesse, Germany 5 September 1867 Copenhagen, Denmark Louise Charlotte of Denmark (1789-1864)

Karl Friedrich von Hessen-Kassel-Rumpenheim (1789-1802)
Friedrich Wilhelm von Hessen-Kassel-Rumpenheim (1790-1876)
Ludwig Karl von Hessen-Kassel-Rumpenheim (1791-1800)
Georg Karl von Hessen-Kassel-Rumpenheim (1793-1881)
Luise von Hessen-Kassel-Rumpenheim (1794-1881)
Marie Wilhelmine Friederike von Hessen-Kassel-Rumpenheim (1796-1880) 21 January 1796 Hanau Castle 30 December 1880 Neustrelitz Georg von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1779-1860)

Auguste von Hessen-Kassel (1797-1889) 25 July 1797 6 April 1889 Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge (1774-1850)

Common ancestors of Friedrich III. von Hessen-Kassel und Rumpenheim (1747-1837) and Caroline Polyxene von Nassau-Usingen (1762-1823)

  1. Eleonore Dorothea von Anhalt-Dessau (1602-1664)
  2. Ernst zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn (1594-1632)
  3. Johann Georg I. von Sachsen-Eisenach (1634-1686)
  4. Johannetta von Sayn-Wittgenstein (1626-1701)
  5. Luise Juliane von Erbach-Erbach (1603-1670)
  6. Wilhelm IV. von Sachsen-Weimar (1598-1662)

Noteworthy descendants include

  1. Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom (1926)

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