Friedrich, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg

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Friedrich
Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Friedrich, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (1841).jpg
Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Reign 14 October 1878–27 November 1885
Predecessor Karl
Successor Friedrich Ferdinand
Born (1814-10-23)23 October 1814
Schleswig, Duchy of Schleswig
Died 27 November 1885(1885-11-27) (aged 71)
Luisenlund, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia
Spouse Princess Adelheid of Schaumburg-Lippe
Issue Auguste, Princess William of Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld
Friedrich Ferdinand, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein
Louise, Princess of Waldeck and Pyrmont
Princess Marie
Prince Albrecht
House Glücksburg
Father Friedrich Wilhelm, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Mother Princess Louise Caroline of Hesse-Kassel

Friedrich of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (23 October 1814 in Schleswig, Duchy of Schleswig – 27 November 1885 in Luisenlund, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia)[1][2] was the third Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg.[1][2] Friedrich was the second-eldest son of Friedrich Wilhelm, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg and Princess Louise Caroline of Hesse-Kassel and an elder brother of Christian IX of Denmark.[1][2] Friedrich inherited the title of Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg upon his childless brother Karl's death on 14 October 1878.[1][2]

Marriage and issue[edit]

Friedrich married Princess Adelheid of Schaumburg-Lippe, second-eldest daughter of George William, Prince of Schaumburg-Lippe and his wife Princess Ida of Waldeck and Pyrmont, on 16 October 1841 in Bückeburg, Schaumburg-Lippe.[1][2] Friedrich and Adelheid had five children:[1][2]

Titles, styles, honours and arms[edit]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 23 October 1814 – 6 July 1825: His Serene Highness Prince Friedrich of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck
  • 6 July 1825 – 19 December 1863: His Serene Highness Prince Friedrich of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
  • 19 December 1863 – 24 October 1878: His Highness Prince Friedrich of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
  • 24 October 1878 – 27 November 1885: His Highness The Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Darryl Lundy (17 June 2003). "Friedrich Herzog zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg". thepeerage.com. Retrieved 2008-09-02. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f Paul Theroff. "SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2008-09-02. 

Bibliography[edit]

  • Wilhelm Horst: Die Entstehung und Entwicklung der Freimaurerlogen in Schleswig-Holstein., Ludwig 2004, p. 138.
  • John C. G. Röhl: Wilhelm II. Der Aufbau der Persönlichen Monarchie 1888-1900., C.H.Beck 2012, ISBN 978-3-406-48229-8.

External links[edit]

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Friedrich, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Cadet branch of the House of Oldenburg
Born: 23 October 1814 Died: 27 November 1885
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Karl
Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
14 October 1878–27 November 1885
Succeeded by
Friedrich Ferdinand