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HRH Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg and HRH María Teresa, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg

The Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg

House of Nassau

by William Bortrick

2000–present HRH Henri albert gabriel félix marie guillaume, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Lieutenant-Representative of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg 4 March 1998–7 October 2000, took the oath as Grand Duke of Luxembourg 7 October 2000, born at Château de Betzdorf, Luxembourg 6 April 1955, married at Luxembourg 4 February 1981 (civil) and 14 February 1981 (religious) María Teresa Mestre y Batista-Falla (born at Marianao, Havana, Cuba 22 March 1956), daughter of José Antonio Mestre y Álvarez and his wife María Teresa Batista y Falla de Mestre, and has issue,

1a HRH Guillaume Jean Joseph Marie, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg, born at Luxembourg 11 November 1981, married at Town Hall, Luxembourg 19 October 2012 (civil) and at Notre-Dame Cathedral, Luxembourg 20 October 2012 (religious) Countess Stéphanie Marie Claudine Christine de Lannoy (born at Ronse, Flanders, Belgium 18 February 1984), youngest daughter of Count Philippe de Lannoy and his wife Alix della Faille de Leverghem.

2a HRH Prince Félix Léopold Marie Guillaume of Luxembourg, born at Luxembourg 3 June 1984, married at Königstein im Taunus, Germany 17 September 2013 (civil) and at Basilica of Sainte Marie-Madeleine, Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume, France 21 September 2013 (religious) Claire Margareta Lademacher (born at Filderstadt, Baden-Württemberg, Germany 21 March 1985), only daughter of Hartmut Lademacher and his wife Gabriele Schneider, and has issue,

1b HRH Princess Amalia Gabriela Maria Teresa of Nassau, born at Luxembourg 15 June 2014.

2b HRH Prince Liam Henri Hartmut of Nassau, born 28 November 2016.

3a HRH Prince Louis Xavier Marie Guillaume of Luxembourg, born at Luxembourg 3 August 1986, married at Gilsdorf, Luxembourg 29 September 2006 Tessy Antony (born at Luxembourg 28 October 1985), younger daughter of François Antony, and has issue,

1b HRH Prince Gabriel Michael Louis Ronny of Nassau, born at Geneva, Switzerland 12 March 2006.

2b HRH Prince Noah Guillaume of Nassau, born at Luxembourg 21 September 2007.

4a HRH Princess Alexandra Joséphine Teresa Charlotte Marie Wilhelmine of Luxembourg, born at Luxembourg 16 February 1991.

5a HRH Prince Sébastien Henri Marie Guillaume of Luxembourg, born at Luxembourg 16 April 1992.

Lineage of The Grand Dukes AND Grand Duchesses of Luxembourg 1890–Present

Grand Dukes of Luxembourg 1815–1890 see Netherlands

1890–1905 HRH Adolphe guillaume auguste charles frédéric, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, succeeded his father as Duke of Nassau 20 August 1839, lost his throne when Nassau was annexed to the Kingdom of Prussia 20 September 1866, succeeded Willem III, King of the Netherlands as Grand Duke of Luxembourg 23 November 1890, eldest son of HH Georg Wilhelm August Heinrich Belgicus, Duke of Nassau 1816–39 and his first wife HH Princess Charlotte Luise Friederike Amalie Alexandrine of Saxe-Hildburghausen, born at Schloss Biebrich, Wiesbaden 24 July 1817, married first at St Petersburg 31 January 1844 HIH Grand Duchess Elisabeth Mikhailovna of Russia (born at Moscow 26 May 1826; died at Wiesbaden 28 January 1845, buried at St Elizabeth’s Church, Wiesbaden), second daughter of HIH Grand Duke Mikhail Pavlovitch of Russia and his wife HH Princess Friederike Charlotte Marie of Württemberg. HRH Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, married second at Dessau 23 April 1851 HH Princess Adelheid Marie of Anhalt-Dessau (born at Dessau 25 December 1833; died at Schloss Königstein 24 November 1916, buried at Schlosskirche, Weilburg), eldest daughter of HH Prince Friedrich August of Anhalt and his wife HH Princess Marie Luise Charlotte of Hesse-Kassel, and died at Schloss Hohenburg, Bavaria 17 November 1905 (buried at Schlosskirche, Weilburg), when was succeeded by his eldest son,

1905–1912 HRH Guillaume IV alexandre, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Lieutenant-Representative of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg from 4 April 1902, born at Schloss Biebrich, Wiesbaden 22 April 1852, married at Schloss Fischhorn, Austria 21 June 1893 HRH Infanta Marie Anne de Carmel Henearique Thérèse Adélaïde Jeanne Caroline Agnès Sophie Eulalie Léopoldine Elisabeth Bernardine Michelle Gabrielle Raphaëlle Françoise d’Assise et de Paule Ignace Gonzague of Portugal, Lieutenant-Representative of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg 19 March 1908–18 November 1908 and Regent 18 November 1908–14 June 1912 (born at Schloss Bronnbach 13 July 1861; died at New York City, New York, USA 31 July 1942, buried at Notre-Dame Cathedral, Luxembourg), fifth daughter of HM Miguel I Maria do Patrocínio João Carlos Francisco de Assis Xavier de Paula Pedro de Alcântara António Rafael Gabriel Joaquim José Gonzaga Evaristo, King of Portugal and the Algarves 1828–34 and his wife HH Princess Sophie Amelie Adelaide Louise Johanne Leopoldine of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg, and died at Château de Berg, Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg 25 February 1912 (buried at Schlosskirche, Weilburg), when he was succeeded (in accordance with the Family Statute promulgated 17 April 1907 and passed by the Luxembourg Chamber of Deputies 10 July 1907) by his eldest daughter,

1912–1919 HRH Marie Adélaide thérèse hilda wilhelmine, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, reigned under the Regency of her mother until 14 June 1912, abdicated in favour of her sister 14 January 1919, born at Château de Berg, Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg 14 June 1894; died unmarried at Schloss Hohenburg, Bavaria 24 January 1924 (buried at Notre-Dame Cathedral, Luxembourg), and was succeeded on her abdi­cation by her sister,

1919–1964 HRH Charlotte adelgunde élise marie wilhelmine, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, abdicated in favour of her elder son 12 November 1964, born at Château de Berg, Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg 23 January 1896, married at Luxembourg 6 November 1919 HRH Prince Félix Marie Vincent of Bourbon-Parma, created Prince of Luxembourg 5 November 1919 (born at Schwarzau am Steinfeld, Austria 28 September 1893; died at Château de Fischbach, Luxembourg 8 April 1970, buried at Notre-Dame Cathedral, Luxembourg), third son of HRH Roberto I Carlo Luigi Maria, Duke of Parma 1854–59 and his second wife HRH Infanta Maria Antónia Adelaide Camila Carolina Eulália Leopoldina Sofia Inês Francisca de Assis e de Paula Micaela Rafaela Gabriela Gonzaga Gregória Bernardina Benedita Andrea of Portugal, and died at Château de Fischbach, Luxembourg 9 July 1985 (buried at Notre-Dame Cathedral, Luxembourg), and was succeeded on her abdication by her eldest son,

1964–2000 HRH Jean benoît guillaume robert louis marie antoine adolphe marc d’aviano, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Duke of Nassau, Prince of Bourbon-Parma, Count Palatine of the Rhine, Count of Sayn, Königstein, Katzenelnbogen and Diez, Burgrave of Hammerstein, Lord of Mahl­berg, Wiesbaden, Idstein, Merenberg, Limburg and Eppstein, Lieutenant-Representative of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg 4 May 1961–12 November 1964, took the oath as Grand Duke 12 November 1964, abdicated in favour of his eldest son 7 October 2000, Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Gold Lion of the House of Nassau, the Order of Civil and Military Merit of Adolphe of Nas­sau, and the Order of the Oak Crown, born at Château de Berg, Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg 5 January 1921, married at Luxembourg 9 April 1953 HRH Princess Joséphine Charlotte Ingeborg Elisabeth Marie-José Marguerite Astrid of Belgium (born at Royal Palace of Brussels 11 October 1927; died at Château de Fischbach, Luxembourg 10 January 2005, buried at Notre-Dame Cathedral, Luxembourg), only daughter of HM Léopold III Philippe Charles Albert Meinrad Hubert Marie Michel, King of the Belgians 1934–51 and his first wife HRH Princess Astrid Sofia Lovisa Thyra of Sweden, and has issue,

1a HRH Princess Marie Astrid Liliane Charlotte Léopoldine Wilhelmine Ingeborg Antoinette Élisabeth Anne Alberte of Luxembourg, born at Château de Betzdorf, Luxembourg 17 February 1954, married at Luxembourg 6 February 1982 HI&RH Archduke Carl Christian Maria Anna Rudolph Anton Marcus d’Aviano of Austria (born at Château de Belœil, Belœil, Belgium 26 August 1954), second son of HI&RH Archduke Carl Ludwig Maria Franz Joseph Michael Gabriel Antonius Robert Stephan Pius Gregor Ignatius Markus d’Aviano of Austria and his wife HH Princess Yolande Marie Jeanne Charlotte de Ligne, and has issue,

1b HI&RH Archduchess Marie Christine Anne Astrid Zita Charlotte of Austria, born at Brussels 31 July 1983, married at Mechelen, Belgium 6 December 2008 Count Rodolphe Eugène François Xavier Marie Joseph Ghislain de Limburg-Stirum (born at Uccle, Brussels 20 March 1979), eldest son of Count Christian Charles Elie Marie Joseph François Xavier Ghislain Gaëtan de Limburg-Stirum and his wife Countess Colienne d’Oultremont, and has issue,

1c Count Léopold Menno Philippe Gabriel François-Xavier Marie Joseph Ghislain de Limburg-Stirum, born at Buenos Aires, Argentina 19 April 2011.

2c Count Constantin de Limburg-Stirum, born 25 October 2013.

3c Count Gabriel de Limburg-Stirum, born 2016.

2b HI&RH Archduke Imre Emanuel Simeon Jean Carl Marcus d’Aviano of Austria, born 8 December 1985, married at Washington DC, USA 8 September 2012 Kathleen Elizabeth Walker (born at Cincinnati, Ohio, USA 1986), eldest daughter of Robert Walker, and has issue,

1c HI&RH Archduchess Maria-Stella Elizabeth Christiana Yolande Alberta of Austria, born 11 November 2013.

2c HI&RH Archduchess Magdalena Maria Alexandra Zita Charlotte of Austria, born 24 February 2016.

3b HI&RH Archduke Christoph Henri Alexander Maria Marcus d’Aviano of Austria, born at Geneva, Switzerland 2 February 1988, married at Nancy, France 28 December 2012 (civil) and 29 December 2012 (religious) Adélaïde Marie Béatrice Drapé-Frisch (born at Les Lilas, Paris 4 September 1989), and has issue,

1c HI&RH Archduchess Katarina Marie-Christine Fabiola of Austria, born 22 December 2014.

2c HI&RH Archduchess Sophia of Austria, born August 2017.

4b HI&RH Archduke Alexander Hector Marie Karl Leopold Marcus d’Aviano of Austria, born at Meyrin, Switzerland 26 September 1990.

5b HI&RH Archduchess Gabriella Maria Pilar Yolande Joséphine Charlotte of Austria, born at Geneva, Switzerland 26 March 1994.

2a HRH Henri albert gabriel félix marie guillaume, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, who succeeded his father (see above).

3a HRH Prince Jean Félix Marie Guillaume of Luxembourg, renounced rights of succession 26 September 1986, born at Château de Betzdorf, Luxembourg 15 May 1957 twin, married first (morganatically) at Paris 27 May 1987 (divorced) Hélène Suzanna Vestur (born at St Germain-en-Laye, France 31 May 1958), daughter of François Philippe Vestur and his wife Cécile Ernestine Buisson, and has issue,

1b HRH Princess Marie-Gabrielle Cécile Charlotte Sophie of Nassau, born at Paris 8 September 1986, married at Luxembourg 15 May 2017 (civil) and at Marbella, Spain 2 September 2017 (religious) Antonius Benedikt Clemens Douglas Emanuel WILLMS (born 1988), son of Hayo WILLMS and his wife Countess Maria Theresa von GOËSS.

2b HRH Prince Constantine Jean Philippe Marie Albert Marc d’Aviano of Nassau, born at Paris 22 July 1988.

3b HRH Prince Wenceslas François Baudoin Léopold Juraj Marie Marc d’Aviano of Nassau, born at Paris 17 November 1990.

4b HRH Prince Carl-Johann Félix Julien Marc d’Aviano of Nassau, born at Paris 15 August 1992.

3a (continued) HRH Prince Jean of Luxembourg, married second at Roermond 18 March 2009 (civil) Diane Marie Amélie Hermenegilde de Guerre (born at Düsseldorf, Germany 13 July 1962), elder daughter of General Claude Gaston de Guerre and his wife Countess Eugenie Marie Wolff Metternich zur Gracht.

4a HRH Princess Margaretha Antonia Marie Félicité of Luxembourg, born at Château de Betzdorf, Luxembourg 15 May 1957 twin, married at Notre-Dame Cathedral, Luxembourg 20 March 1982 HSH Prince Nikolaus Ferdinand Maria Josef Raphael of Liechtenstein (born at Zürich, Switzerland 24 October 1947), third son of Franz Joseph II Maria Aloys Alfred Karl Johannes Heinrich Michael Georg Ignaz Benediktus Gerhardus Majella, Prince of Liechtenstein 1938–89 and his wife Countess Georgine Norberte Johanna Franziska Antonie Marie Raphaela von Wilczek, and has issue,

1b HSH Prince Leopold Emmanuel Jean Marie of Liechtenstein, born at Brussels 20 May 1984; died at Brussels 22 May 1984.

2b HSH Princess Maria-Anunciata Astrid Joséphine Veronica of Liechtenstein, born at Uccle, Brussels 12 May 1985.

3b HSH Princess Marie-Astrid Nora Margarita Veronica of Liechtenstein, born at Uccle, Brussels 26 June 1987.

4b HSH Prince Josef-Emanuel Leopold Marie of Liechtenstein, born at Uccle, Brussels 7 May 1989.

5a HRH Prince Guillaume Marie Louis Christian of Luxembourg, born at Château de Betzdorf, Luxembourg 1 May 1963, married at Versailles, France 24 September 1994 Sibilla Sandra Weiller (born at Neuilly-sur-Seine, France 12 June 1968), second daughter of Paul-Annik Weiller and his wife Donna Olimpia Torlonia di Civitella-Cesi, and has issue,

1b HRH Prince Paul-Louis Jean Marie Guillaume of Nassau, born at Luxembourg 4 March 1998.

2b HRH Prince Léopold Guillaume Marie Joseph of Nassau, born at Luxembourg 2 May 2000 twin.

3b HRH Princess Charlotte Wilhelmine Maria da Gloria of Nassau, born at Luxembourg 2 May 2000 twin.

4b HRH Prince Jean André Guillaume Marie Gabriel Marc d’Aviano of Nassau, born at Luxembourg 13 July 2004.

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