British Line of Succession on 24 May 1897

Queen Victoria Sovereign: Queen Victoria

Age 78 (born 24 May 1819)
Sovereign since 20 June 1837

Previous change: 25 April 1897 | Next change: 18 January 1899

  1. Prince Albert, The Prince of Wales (King Edward VII)
    Age 55 (born 9 November 1841),
    Son of the sovereign
  2. Prince George, The Duke of York (King George V)
    Age 31 (born 3 June 1865),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  3. Prince Edward of York (King Edward VIII)
    Age 2 (born 23 June 1894),
    Great grandson of the sovereign
  4. Prince Albert of York (King George VI)
    Age 1 (born 14 December 1895),
    Great grandson of the sovereign
  5. Princess Mary of York (The Princess Mary, Princess Royal)
    Age 0 (born 25 April 1897),
    Great granddaughter of the sovereign
  6. Louise, Princess Royal
    Age 30 (born 20 February 1867),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  7. Princess Arthur of Connaught, Duchess of Fife
    Age 6 (born 17 May 1891),
    Great granddaughter of the sovereign
  8. Princess Maud, Countess of Southesk
    Age 4 (born 3 April 1893),
    Great granddaughter of the sovereign
  9. Princess Victoria
    Age 28 (born 6 July 1868),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  10. Maud, Queen of Norway
    Age 27 (born 26 November 1869),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  11. Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
    Age 52 (born 6 August 1844),
    Son of the sovereign
  12. Alfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
    Age 22 (born 15 October 1874),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  13. Marie of Romania
    Age 21 (born 29 October 1875),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  14. Carol II of Romania
    Age 3 (born 15 October 1893),
    Great grandson of the sovereign
  15. Elisabeth of Romania
    Age 2 (born 12 October 1894),
    Great granddaughter of the sovereign
  16. Princess Victoria Melita of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
    Age 20 (born 25 November 1876),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  17. Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
    Age 18 (born 1 September 1878),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  18. Prince Gottfried, 8th Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
    Age 0 (born 24 May 1897),
    Great grandson of the sovereign
  19. Princess Beatrice of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
    Age 13 (born 20 April 1884),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  20. Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn
    Age 47 (born 1 May 1850),
    Son of the sovereign
  21. Prince Arthur of Connaught
    Age 14 (born 13 January 1883),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  22. Princess Margaret of Connaught
    Age 15 (born 15 January 1882),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  23. Princess Patricia of Connaught
    Age 11 (born 17 March 1886),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  24. Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
    Age 12 (born 19 July 1884),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  25. Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone
    Age 14 (born 25 February 1883),
    Granddaughter of the sovereign
  26. Victoria, Princess Royal
    Age 56 (born 21 November 1840),
    Daughter of the sovereign
  27. Kaiser Wilhelm II
    Age 38 (born 27 January 1859),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  28. Crown Prince Wilhelm
    Age 15 (born 6 May 1882),
    Great grandson of the sovereign
  29. Prince Eitel Friedrich of Prussia
    Age 13 (born 7 July 1883),
    Great grandson of the sovereign
  30. Prince Adalbert of Prussia
    Age 12 (born 14 July 1884),
    Great grandson of the sovereign

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