Karl XV Ludvig Eugen Bernadotte of Sweden, King of Sweden, King of Norway, Duke of Skåne, was born 3 May 1826 in Stockholm, Sweden to Oscar I of Sweden (1799-1859) and Joséphine de Beauharnais (1807-1876) and died 18 September 1872 in Malmö, Sweden of unspecified causes. He married Louise van Oranje-Nassau (1828-1871) 19 June 1850 in Stockholm, Sweden. Notable ancestors include 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), Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329). Ancestors are from Italy, France, Germany, Poland, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Russia, Denmark, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Austria, the Netherlands, Belarus, Ukraine, Lithuania, Bohemia, Sweden, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Portugal, England, Scotland, Israel, Ireland, Turkey.


Offspring of Karl XV of Sweden and Louise van Oranje-Nassau (1828-1871)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Louise of Sweden (1851-1926) 31 October 1851 Stockholm, Sweden 20 March 1926 Amalienborg Palace, Denmark Frederick VIII of Denmark (1843-1912)

Carl Oscar of Södermanland (1852-1854)

Common ancestors of Karl XV of Sweden (1826-1872) and Louise van Oranje-Nassau (1828-1871)

  1. Charlotte von Hanau-Lichtenberg (1700-1726)
  2. Christian III. von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1674-1735)
  3. Christian Karl Reinhard von Leiningen-Dagsburg-Heidesheim (1695-1766)
  4. Georg Wilhelm von Hessen-Darmstadt (1722-1782)
  5. Karoline von Nassau-Saarbrücken (1704-1774)
  6. Katharina Polyxena zu Solms-Rödelheim-Rödelheim (1702-1765)
  7. Ludwig VIII. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1691-1768)
  8. Maria Luise Albertine von Leiningen-Dagsburg-Heidesheim (1729-1818)

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