Helena Frederica Augusta von Waldeck-Pyrmont was born 17 February 1861 in Bad Arolsen, Germany to Georg Viktor von Waldeck-Pyrmont (1831-1893) and Helene von Nassau (1831-1888) and died 1 September 1922 in Hinterriß, Austria of heart attack. She married Leopold, Duke of Albany (1853-1884) 27 April 1882 in Windsor, 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), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329), Willem van Oranje (1533-1584), Rurik (c832-879), Johan Willem Friso van Nassau-Dietz (1687-1711). Ancestors are from Germany, Russia, France, Poland, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Denmark, the Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, Scotland, England, Belarus, Ukraine, Austria, Lithuania, Bohemia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Portugal, Switzerland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Italy, Latvia, Israel, Ireland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, the United States.


Offspring of Leopold, Duke of Albany and Helena von Waldeck-Pyrmont (1861-1922)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Alice of Albany (1883-1981) 25 February 1883 Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom 3 January 1981 Kensington Palace, Kensington, Greater London, England, United Kingdom Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone (1874-1957)

Carl Eduard von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha (1884-1954) 19 June 1884 Esher, Surrey, England, United Kingdom 6 March 1954 Coburg, Bavaria, Germany Viktoria Adelheid von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (1885-1970)

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