Marie von Mecklenburg-Schwerin was born 14 May 1854 in Ludwigslust to Friedrich Franz II. zu Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1823-1883) and Auguste Reuß zu Schleiz-Köstritz (1822-1862) and died 6 September 1920 in Contrexéville of unspecified causes. She married Vladimir of Russia (1847-1909) 28 August 1874 in Saint Petersburg. 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). Ancestors are from Germany, Sweden, Denmark, France, the United Kingdom, Russia, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Belgium, Scotland, England, the Netherlands, Belarus, Ukraine, Poland, Austria, Lithuania, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Portugal, Italy, Israel, Ireland, Turkey.


Offspring of Vladimir of Russia and Marie von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1854-1920)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Aleksandr of Russia (1875-1877)
Kirill of Russia (1876-1938) 30 September 1876 Tsarskoye Selo, Russia 13 October 1938 Neuilly-sur-Seine, France Victoria Melita von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha (1876-1936)

Boris of Russia (1877-1943)
Andrej of Russia (1879-1956)
Helen of Russia (1882-1957) 17 January 1882 Tsarskoye Selo, Russia 13 March 1957 Athens, Greece Nicholas of Greece and Denmark (1872-1938)

Common ancestors of Marie von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1854-1920) and Vladimir of Russia (1847-1909)

  1. August Wilhelm von Preußen (1722-1758)
  2. Catherine II of Russia (1729-1796)
  3. Elisabeth Albertine von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1713-1761)
  4. Friederike Dorothea Sophie von Brandenburg-Schwedt (1736-1798)
  5. Friederike Luise von Hessen-Darmstadt (1751-1805)
  6. Friederike von Hessen-Darmstadt (1751-1805)
  7. Friederike von Hessen-Darmstadt (1752-1782)
  8. Friedrich II. Eugen von Württemberg (1732-1797)
  9. Friedrich Wilhelm II. von Preußen (1744-1797)
  10. Friedrich Wilhelm III. von Preußen (1770-1840)
  11. Georg Wilhelm von Hessen-Darmstadt (1722-1782)
  12. Henriette Karoline von Pfalz-Zweibrücken (1721-1774)
  13. Karl I. von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1708-1752)
  14. Karl II. von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1741-1816)
  15. Ludwig IX. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1719-1790)
  16. Luise Amalie von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1722-1780)
  17. Luise von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1776-1810)
  18. Maria Luise Albertine von Leiningen-Dagsburg-Heidesheim (1729-1818)
  19. Paul I of Russia (1754-1801)
  20. Peter III of Russia (1728-1762)
  21. Sophia Dorothea von Württemberg (1759-1828)

second cousin

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