Victoria, Princess Royal
|Born||21 November 1840|
|Died||5 August 1901|
The Princess Victoria, Princess Royal (Victoria Adelaide Mary Louisa; 21 November 1840 – 5 August 1901) was the eldest child and daughter of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. She was created Princess Royal of the United Kingdom in 1841. She became queen of Prussia and Empress of Germany in 1888 until her husband's Friedrich's death a few months later. Her son Wilhelm II became German Emperor then. Her daughter Sophia of Prussia became Queen Consort of the Hellenes.
Empress Victoria died of breast cancer in Kronberg im Taunus, Germany, on 5 August 1901, a few months after her mother's death on 22 January 1901 .
The generations indicate descent from George I
, who formalised the use of the titles prince
for members of the British Royal Family. Where a princess may have been or is descended from George I more than once, her most senior descent, by which she bore or bears her title, is used.
Louise, Princess Royal and Duchess of Fife
Maud, Queen of Norway
Marie, Queen of Romania
Grand Duchess Victoria Feodorovna of Russia
Princess Alexandra, Princess of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Princess Beatrice, Duchess of Galliera
Margaret, Crown Princess of Sweden
Princess Patricia, Lady Patricia Ramsay
Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone
Princess Marie Louise, Princess Maximilian of Baden
Alexandra, Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Princess Olga of Hanover