The PEDIGREE of
Adolf (Grand Duke) of LUXEMBURG

    Note: Due to the Salic rule of inheritance, he inherited Luxemburg from his 17th cousin 1x removed, the King of Netherlands. Ironically, the entire House of Nassau soon went extinct and Luxemburg passed to a branch of the Bourbons.

     Born:  1817    Died:  1905


Philippe of Belgium's 3-Great Half-Uncle.       Grand Duke Henri's Great-Great-Grandfather.       HM Margrethe II's 3-Great Half-Uncle.       HM Beatrix's 3-Great Half-Uncle.       HM Carl XVI Gustaf's 3-Great Half-Uncle.       HM Harald V's 2-Great Half-Uncle.

 Wives/Partners:       Adelheid Marie von ANHALT-DESSAU   ;   Elisabeth Michailowna Romanowa
 Children:       Wilhelm IV Alexander (Grand Duke) of LUXEMBURG   ;   Friedrich (d. infant)   ;   Franz (d. child)
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/-- Johann Ernst (Fuerst) of NASSAU-WEILBURG   +&&&> [ 255 ,E,TMX,&]
/-- Karl August (Prince) of NASSAU-WEILBURG
/  \-- Maria Polyxene of LEININGEN-DAGSBURG   +&&&> [ 255 ,N,TMX,&]
/-- Karl Christian (Fuerst) of NASSAU-WEILBURG
/  \-- Augusta Friederike of NASSAU-IDSTEIN   +&&&> [ 255 ,E,TMX,&]
/-- Frederick William (Fuerst) of NASSAU-WEILBURG
/-- Wilhelm IV (K.G.) of NASSAU-ORANGE   +&&&> [ 255 ,E,TMX,&]
\-- Wilhelmine (Princess) of NASSAU-ORANGE
/   \-- Anne HANOVER (Princess Royal) of ENGLAND   +&&&> [ 255 ,ES,MX,&]
/-- William George Augustus Henry Belgicus (Duke) of NASSAU
/-- Wilhelm Ludwig (Burgrave) of KIRCHBERG   +&&&> [ 255 ,ES,MX,&]
/-- Wilhelm Georg (Burgrave) of KIRCHBERG
/  \-- Luise of SALM-DHAUN   +&&&> [ 255 ,ES,MX,&]
\-- Louise Isabel Alexandrina Augusta von KIRCHBERG
/-- Heinrich XI (Fuerst) of REUSS-OBERGREIZ   +&&&> [ 255 ,E,TMX,&]
\-- Isabelle Auguste of REUSS zu Greiz  (1752 - 1824)
/   \-- Konradine of REUSS-KOSTRITZ   +&&&> [ 255 ,N,TMX,&]
- Adolf (Grand Duke) of LUXEMBURG
/-- Ernst Frederick of SACHSEN-HILDBURGHAU.   +&&&> [ 255 ,E,TMX,&]
/-- Ernst Frederick (II; Duke) of SACHSEN-HILDBURGHAUSEN
/  \-- Sofie Albertine (Countess) of ERBACH   +&&&> [ 255 ,N,TMX,&]
/-- Ernst Friedrich III of SACHSEN-MEININGEN (& Hildburghausen)
/  \-- Carolina Amalie of ERBACH-FURSTENAU   +&&&> [ 255 ,N,TMX,&]
/-- Friedrich (Duke) of SAXE-HILDBURGHAUSEN
/-- Ernst August I (Duke) of SACHSEN-WEIMAR   +&&&> [ 255 ,E,TMX,&]
\-- Ernestine (Princess) of SACHSEN-WEIMAR
/   \-- Sophie Charlotte Albertine of BRANDENBURG-.   +&&&> [ 255 ,E,TMX,&]
\-- Luise von SAXE-HILDBURGHAUSEN  (1794 - 1825)
/-- Karl I (Duke) of MECKLENBURG-STRELITZ   +&&&> [ 255 ,N,TMX,&]
/-- Karl II (Grand Duke) of MECKLENBURG-STRELITZ
/  \-- Elizabeth-Albertine of SAXE-HILDBURGAUSEN   +&&&> [ 255 ,eN,TMX,&]
\-- Charlotte (Duchess) of MECKLENBURG-STRELITZ
/-- Georg Wilhelm of HESSEN-DARMSTADT   +&&&> [ 255 ,ES,MX,&]
\-- Friederike Karoline Luise (Princess) of HESSEN-DARMSTADT
\-- Maria (Grafin) of LEININGEN-DAGSBURG   +&&&> [ 255 ,ES,MX,&]
 


  His 2-Great Grandchildren:       Michel (14th Prince) de LIGNE (& Amblay et d'Epinoy)   ;   Henri (Grand Duke) of LUXEMBURG
 
  His 3-Great Grandchild:       Henri (Heir) de LIGNE
 

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