Georg V. Friedrich Alexander Karl Ernst August Welf von Hannover, King of Hanover, Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale, Earl of Armagh, was born 27 May 1819 in Berlin, Germany to Ernest Augustus I of Hanover (1771-1851) and Friederike Luise Karoline Sofie von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1778-1841) and died 12 June 1878 in Paris, France of unspecified causes. He married Marie von Sachsen-Altenburg (1818-1907) 18 February 1843 in Hanover, Germany. Notable ancestors include Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329), Charlemagne (747-814), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Henry II of England (1133-1189), Alfred the Great (849-899), Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Rurik (c832-879), Willem van Oranje (1533-1584). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, Germany, Denmark, Scotland, England, France, Belgium, Spain, Sweden, the Netherlands, Poland, Austria, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Lithuania, Bohemia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Portugal, Italy, Israel, Ireland, Turkey.


Offspring of Georg V. von Hannover and Marie von Sachsen-Altenburg (1818-1907)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Ernst August von Hannover (1845-1923) 21 September 1845 Hanover, Lower Saxony, Germany 14 November 1923 Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria Thyra of Denmark (1853-1933)

Friederike von Hannover (1848-1926)
Mary von Hannover (1849-1904)

Common ancestors of Georg V. von Hannover (1819-1878) and Marie von Sachsen-Altenburg (1818-1907)

  1. Adolf Friedrich II. von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1658-1708)
  2. Charlotte von Hanau-Lichtenberg (1700-1726)
  3. Christian Karl Reinhard von Leiningen-Dagsburg-Heidesheim (1695-1766)
  4. Christiane Emilie Antonie von Schwarzburg-Sondershausen (1681-1751)
  5. Elisabeth Albertine von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1713-1761)
  6. Ernst Friedrich I. von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1681-1724)
  7. Friederike von Hessen-Darmstadt (1752-1782)
  8. Georg Wilhelm von Hessen-Darmstadt (1722-1782)
  9. George II of Great Britain (1683-1760)
  10. Karl I. von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1708-1752)
  11. Karl II. von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1741-1816)
  12. Katharina Polyxena zu Solms-Rödelheim-Rödelheim (1702-1765)
  13. Ludwig VIII. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1691-1768)
  14. Maria Luise Albertine von Leiningen-Dagsburg-Heidesheim (1729-1818)
  15. Sophia Albertine von Erbach-Erbach (1683-1742)
  16. Wilhelmine Karoline of Brandenburg-Ansbach (1683-1737)

Namesakes of Georg V. von Hannover (1819-1878)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Georg von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1582-1641)Wilhelm von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1535-1592)Dorothea of Denmark (1546-1617)Anna Eleonore von Hessen-Darmstadt (1601-1659)
George II of Great Britain (1683-1760)Herrenhausen Gardens, Hanover, Lower Saxony, GermanyKensington Palace, London, England, United KingdomGeorge I of Great Britain (1660-1727)Sophie Dorothea von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1666-1726)Wilhelmine Karoline of Brandenburg-Ansbach (1683-1737)+Amalie Sophie Marianne von Wendt (1704-1765)
Georg V. von Hannover (1819-1878)Berlin, GermanyParis, FranceErnest Augustus I of Hanover (1771-1851)Friederike Luise Karoline Sofie von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1778-1841)Marie von Sachsen-Altenburg (1818-1907)
Georg Wilhelm von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1624-1705)Herzberg am Harz, Lower Saxony, GermanyWienhausen, Lower Saxony, GermanyGeorg von Braunschweig-Lüneburg (1582-1641)Anna Eleonore von Hessen-Darmstadt (1601-1659)Éléonore Marie d'Esmier d'Olbreuse (1639-1722)

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