House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken

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Swedish Royalty
House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken
Armoiries Suède Palatinat1.svg
Charles X Gustav
Children
Charles XI
Charles XI
Children
Hedvig Sophia, Duchess of Holstein-Gottorp
Charles XII
Ulrika Eleonora
Charles XII
Ulrika Eleonora

The House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken, a branch of the Wittelsbach dynasty, was the Royal House of Sweden from 1654 to 1720.

By this point it had splintered into several different houses. The Royal House of Sweden was represented by the branch Palatinate-Zweibrücken-Kleeburg.

Zweibrücken Castle

The ancestor of the House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken was Stefan, Count Palatine of Simmern-Zweibrücken (1385–1459), a son of King Rupert of Germany.

Patrilineal descent[edit]

Cadet branches[edit]

Some cadet branches are:

See also[edit]

House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken
Cadet branch of the Wittelsbach Dynasty
Preceded by
House of Vasa
Ruling House of the Kingdom of Sweden
1654 – 1720
Succeeded by
House of Hesse