British Line of Succession on 7 October 1870

Queen Victoria Sovereign: Queen Victoria

Age 51 (born 24 May 1819)
Sovereign since 20 June 1837

Previous change: 14 June 1870 | Next change: 6 April 1871

  1. Prince Albert, The Prince of Wales (King Edward VII)
    Age 28 (born 9 November 1841),
    Son of the sovereign
  2. Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale
    Age 6 (born 8 January 1864),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  3. Prince George of Wales (King George V)
    Age 5 (born 3 June 1865),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  4. Louise, Princess Royal
    Age 3 (born 20 February 1867),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  5. Princess Victoria
    Age 2 (born 6 July 1868),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  6. Maud, Queen of Norway
    Age 0 (born 26 November 1869),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  7. Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
    Age 26 (born 6 August 1844),
    Son of the sovereign
  8. Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn
    Age 20 (born 1 May 1850),
    Son of the sovereign
  9. Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany
    Age 17 (born 7 April 1853),
    Son of the sovereign
  10. Victoria, Princess Royal
    Age 29 (born 21 November 1840),
    Daughter of the sovereign
  11. Kaiser Wilhelm II
    Age 11 (born 27 January 1859),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  12. Prince Henry of Prussia
    Age 8 (born 14 August 1862),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  13. Prince Waldemar of Prussia
    Age 2 (born 10 February 1868),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  14. Princess Charlotte of Prussia
    Age 10 (born 24 July 1860),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  15. Princess Viktoria of Prussia
    Age 4 (born 12 April 1866),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  16. Sophia of Prussia
    Age 0 (born 14 June 1870),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  17. Princess Alice of the United Kingdom
    Age 27 (born 25 April 1843),
    Daughter of the sovereign
  18. Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse
    Age 1 (born 25 November 1868),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  19. Prince Friedrich of Hesse and by Rhine
    Age 0 (born 7 October 1870),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  20. Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine
    Age 7 (born 5 April 1863),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  21. Princess Elisabeth of Hesse and by Rhine
    Age 5 (born 1 November 1864),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  22. Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine
    Age 4 (born 11 July 1866),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  23. Princess Helena of the United Kingdom
    Age 24 (born 25 May 1846),
    Daughter of the sovereign
  24. Prince Christian Victor of Schleswig-Holstein
    Age 3 (born 14 April 1867),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  25. Albert, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein
    Age 1 (born 26 February 1869),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  26. Princess Helena Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein
    Age 0 (born 3 May 1870),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  27. Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll
    Age 22 (born 18 March 1848),
    Daughter of the sovereign
  28. Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom
    Age 13 (born 14 April 1857),
    Daughter of the sovereign
  29. George V of Hanover
    Age 51 (born 2 May 1819),
    First cousin of the sovereign
  30. Ernest Augustus, Crown Prince of Hanover
    Age 25 (born 21 September 1845),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign

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