The recorded genealogy of the British Royal Family traces back to the early Middle Ages. Although there is no strict legal or formal definition of who is or is not a member of the Royal Family, and different lists will include different people, those carrying the style His or Her Majesty (HM) or His or Her Royal Highness (HRH) are generally considered members. The current British Royal Family are members of the House of Windsor.


Ancestors of Edward VIII.

House of WindsorEdit

The family and ancestors of Elizabeth II.



Oldenburg Edit

Ancestors of The Duke of Edinburgh.

Ancestry of Ingeborg of Holstein-PlönEdit

House of HanoverEdit

Palatine / WittelsbachEdit

Ancestors of Sophia of Hanover.

House of StuartEdit

Ancestors of Mary, Queen of ScotsEdit



Celtic Kings of ScotlandEdit

See also: Dál Riata, Síl Conairi, Darini

Saxon Kings of England, Wessex, and KentEdit


House of YorkEdit





  1. ^ Marek, Miroslav. "Ancestry of the House of Oldenberg in German". Genealogy.EU.  from through Christian I von Oldenburg. "Gf." stands for Graf, German for Count. Accessed May 4, 2011.

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