George V of Hanover
|George V of Hanover|
George V (George Frederick Alexander Charles Ernest Augustus; 27 May 1819–12 June 1878) was the last king of Hanover and a member of the German branch of the House of Hanover.He was a grandson of George III of the United Kingdom and son of Ernest Augustus I of Hanover. George V was a cousin of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom.
Family[change | change source]
George married, on 18 February 1843, at Hanover, Princess Marie of Saxe-Altenburg, the eldest daughter of Joseph, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg, by his wife, Duchess Amelia of Württemberg. They had three children.
Issue[change | change source]
|Ernest Augustus, Crown Prince of Hanover||21 September 1845||14 November 1923||married Princess Thyra of Denmark and had issue.|
|Princess Frederica of Hanover||9 January 1848||16 October 1926||married Alfons, Baron von Pawel-Rammingen but had no surviving issue.|
|Princess Marie of Hanover||3 December 1849||4 June 1904||died unmarried.|
Titles and styles[change | change source]
- 27 May 1819 – 20 June 1837: His Royal Highness Prince George of Cumberland
- 20 June 1837 – 18 November 1851: His Royal Highness The Crown Prince of Hanover
- 18 November 1851 – 12 June 1878: His Majesty The King of Hanover