The PEDIGREE of
Zeus the OLYMPIAN

     aka Zeus (Jupiter) of OLYMPUS; Greek GOD of the Sky; `Cloud gatherer'; 3rd/4th Ruler GOD of the Universe

     Born:  born in Cretan cave


Poss. Jullus of Rome's Great-Grandfather.       HM George I's 72-Great Grandfather.       HRE Ferdinand I's 68-Great Grandfather.       `Osawatomie' Brown's 78-Great Grandfather.

 poss. Wives/Partners:       Dino the GRAEAE   ;   Procris of ATHENS   ;   Danae of ARGOS   ;   Alcmena of MYCENAE   ;   Semele of THEBES   ;   Aegina the NYMPH   ;   Hera the OLYMPIAN (Queen of the GODS)   ;   Europa of PHOENICIA   ;   Io (the NYMPH) of ARGOS   ;   Dione the OCEANID   ;   Lysithoe   ;   Antiope of THEBES   ;   Eurynome the TITAN (or OCEANID)   ;   Agdos, the Mountain GODDESS   ;   Nemesis the OCEANID   ;   Leda of AETOLIA (of PLEURON)   ;   Mnemosyne the TITAN   ;   Pluto   ;   Demeter, GODDESS of Civilization   ;   Niobe of ARGOS (ARGUS)   ;   Garamantis the NYMPH   ;   Taygete the PLEIADE   ;   Amunet (Primordial GODDESS) of the OGDOAD   ;   Phthia   ;   Hesione   ;   Thyia of PTHIA   ;   Elara   ;   Electra the PLEIADE   ;   Eris (GODDESS of Discord & Strife)   ;   Maia the (oldest) PLEIADE   ;   Leto the TITAN   ;   Gaia (Gaea) the Earth GODDESS   ;   Calyce of ELIS   ;   Styx the OCEANID   ;   Ananke, GODDESS of Destiny & Necessity   ;   Metis the OCEANID   ;   Hippolyte (Queen) of the AMAZONS   ;   Lethe (IMMORTAL)   ;   Juno (Roman GODDESS)   ;   Gaia   ;   Dione (OCEANID ?)   ;   Leda of AETOLIA   ;   Electra (q.v.)   ;   poss. Laodamia   ;   Mnemosyne (q.v. : mother of Muses)   ;   Themis the Titan (q.v.)
 Children:       Venila the NYMPH   ;   Aeacus (King) of AEGINA   ;   Ares (the OLYMPIAN; GOD of War)   ;   Hephaestus, GOD of Fire   ;   Rhadamanthys (King) of CRETE   ;   Keroessa   ;   Damocrateia   ;   Heracles the Elder   ;   Epaphus (PHARAOH) of EGYPT [alt ped]   ;   Aglaia of the GRACES   ;   Agdistis the DAIMON [alt ped]   ;   Hebe, GODDESS of Youth   ;   Helen of SPARTA [alt ped]   ;   Crinacus of RHODES   ;   Pollux (Polydeuces), DIOSCURI of SPARTA   ;   Persephone, GODDESS of Vegetation   ;   Argus (King) of ARGOS   ;   Polyhymnia the MUSE of Hymns (Sacred Poetry)   ;   Achaios (King) of THESSALY [alt ped]   ;   Eris (GODDESS of Discord & Strife) [alt ped]   ;   Orchomenus (King) of ORCHOMENUS   ;   Macedon   ;   Tityos   ;   Iasion   ;   Hermes (the OLYMPIAN; the Messenger GOD)   ;   Magnes of THESSALY   ;   Manes (1st King) of LYDIA   ;   Pasithea the GRACE   ;   Archis the RIVER GOD   ;   Sarpedon (King) of LYCIA   ;   Artemis (the OLYMPIAN; GODDESS of the Hunt)   ;   Diana the AMAZON   ;   poss. Pan (God of Flocks : q.v.)   ;   poss. the Muses (q.v.)   ;   Eileithyia (Goddess of Childbirth)   ;   poss. Dardan (King of Arcadia : q.v.)   ;   the other Graces/Kharites (Euphrosyne : Thaleia)   ;   (by Themis) the Seasons (Thallo : Auxo : Carpo)   ;   the Fates (Clotho (q.v.) : Lachesis : Atropos)   ;   Astraea (Goddess of Justice)   ;   poss. Epaphus Pharaoh of Egypt (q.v.)   ;   poss. the Corybantes (q.v.)   ;   Emathion (King of Samothrace)   ;   poss. Targitaus of Scythia (q.v.)   ;   poss. Asopus the River God (q.v.)   ;   poss. Helen of Sparta (q.v.)   ;   prob. not Scylla the Naiad (q.v.)   ;   poss. Iacchus (q.v.)   ;   poss. Graecus of Greeks (q.v.)   ;   poss. Arcas of Arcadia (q.v.)   ;   etc.
 Possible Children:       Arcisius the ARGONAUT   ;   Orseis the NYMPH   ;   Dionysos (GOD of Wine)   ;   Heracles (ALCIDES) of THEBES   ;   Teledice the NYMPH   ;   Aphrodite PANDEMOS the OLYMPIAN   ;   Euterpe the MUSE of Song & Elegy   ;   Perseus of MYCENAE   ;   Thalia the MUSE of Comedy   ;   Lysippe (the PROETIDE ?) of ARGOS   ;   Lacedaemon (King) of LACEDAEMON   ;   Iphianassa   ;   Perimede of PHOENICIA   ;   Ate (GODDESS of Illusion & Folly)   ;   Iphicles of THEBES   ;   Apollo the OLYMPIAN   ;   Minos `the Elder' (King) of CRETE   ;   Erato the MUSE of Love Poetry   ;   Endymion (King) of ELIS   ;   Calliope the MUSE of Epic Poetry   ;   Pelasgus (1st King) of the PELASGIANS   ;   Amphion (King) of THEBES   ;   Tantalus (King) of PHRYGIA (LYDIA)   ;   Megapenthes (King) of ARGOS   ;   Clotho of the FATES   ;   Thanatos, GOD of Death   ;   Minerva (Athena) GODDESS of Wisdom   ;   Urania the MUSE of Astronomy   ;   Melpomene the MUSE of Tragedy   ;   Clio the MUSE of History   ;   Terpsichore the MUSE of Dance & Song   (List of possible children may be incomplete)
 Alternative Fathers of Possible Children:       source: Dyeus Phater   ;   Cephalus of CEPHALLENIA   ;   Proetus (King) of TIRYNS (& ARGOS)   ;   Amphitryon of MYCENAE   ;   Achelous the RIVER GOD   ;   Sperchius the RIVER GOD, q.v.   ;   source: Osiris, GOD of Egypt   ;   Hermes (the Messenger GOD)   ;   Achelous the RIVER GOD  ;   Sperchius the RIVER GOD   ;   Aether (q.v.)  ;   The Foam of the Sea   ;   Iasus (King) of MINYAN ORCHOMENUS   ;   prob. not Pierus (King) of PELLA (Macedonia)   ;   Uranus, q.v.   ;   Tmolus (King) of LYDIA   ;   Jupiter HAMMON   ;   poss. Asterius (King) of CRETE   ;   Metanastes   ;   Amun (Primordial GOD) of the OGDOAD   ;   poss. Hephaestus, GOD of Fire, q.v.   ;   Aethlius (King) of ELIS (AEOLIS)   ;   Palaechthon of the PELASGIANS   ;   The Soil, q.v.   ;   prob. not Cronos the TITAN   ;   poss. Poseidon, q.v.  ;   poss. Hephaestus, GOD of Fire, q.v.
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/-- Erebus (Primordial GOD)   +====> [ 2]
/-- Aether (the Upper Sky; PRIMORDIAL)
| OR: Phanes (Protogonos), Primordial GOD   +====> [ 1]
/  \-- Nyx (Nox), GODDESS of NIGHT   +====> [ 2]
/-- Uranus (1st Ruler GOD of the Universe)
| OR: Uranus [alt ped]   +====> [ 3]
\-- Hemera (GODDESS)   +====> [ 3]
/   | or: Gaia (q.v. : Hemera's daughter) or: poss. Nyx (q.v.)
/-- Cronos (Kronos) the TITAN
| or: Saturnus (Ruler GOD) [alt ped], q.v.
| OR: poss. source: Hadad (Ugaritic GOD of Heaven)   +====> [ 1]
| or: poss. source: Ptah, Creator GOD (q.v.)
/-- Aether (the Upper Sky; PRIMORDIAL)   +====> [ 3]
| or: Eros, q.v.
/   | OR: Phanes (Protogonos), Primordial GOD   +====> [ 1]
\-- Gaia (Gaea) the Earth GODDESS
/   \-- Hemera (GODDESS)   +====> [ 3]
- Zeus the OLYMPIAN
/-- Aether (the Upper Sky; PRIMORDIAL)   +====> [ 3]
/   | OR: Phanes (Protogonos), Primordial GOD   +====> [ 1]
/-- Uranus (1st Ruler GOD of the Universe)
| or: Peisenor
| OR: Uranus [alt ped]   +====> [ 3]
\-- Hemera (GODDESS)   +====> [ 3]
/   | or: Gaia (q.v. : Hemera's daughter) or: poss. Nyx (q.v.)
\-- Rhea (Rheia) the TITAN
/-- Aether (the Upper Sky; PRIMORDIAL)   +====> [ 3]
| or: Eros, q.v.
/   | OR: Phanes (Protogonos), Primordial GOD   +====> [ 1]
\-- Gaia (Gaea) the Earth GODDESS
\-- Hemera (GODDESS)   +====> [ 3]
 

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