The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 04-18-2016, 06:47 AM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: philadelphia, United States
Posts: 1,161
Ancestry of Birgitte, Duchess of Gloucester

For years I couldn't find anything about her ancestry and suddenly while googling,I discovered that former Birgitte Eva van Deurs,now Duchess of Gloucester has descended from many great Danish and German noble families such as Rantzau, Ahlefeldt, Reventlow, Brockdorff, von Levetzow, von Oertzen, von Rumohr, von Pogwisch, von Blome, von Gähler etc.

In fact, her maternal great-great grandmother Elise Louise Dorothea von Müller(1822-1901), daughter of Frederik Gotthold von Müller and Marie Caroline Ferdinanda Augusta von Gähler, has descended from all these great families.

So,after all she has some noble blood in veins.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 04-22-2016, 07:02 PM
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: Conyers, United States
Posts: 2
does anyone have a picture of Birgitte, Duchess of Gloucester?
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 04-22-2016, 07:16 PM
Countessmeout's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: alberta, Canada
Posts: 4,191
Photos

wedding photos
The Royal Order of Sartorial Splendor: Wedding Wednesday: The Duchess of Gloucester’s Gown

some great photos including with the kids when little
HRH The Duchess of Gloucester - Page 1 of 3

getty
Birgitte - Duchess of Gloucester | Getty Images

some tiara looks
The Royal Order of Sartorial Splendor: Tiara Thursday: The Teck Turquoise Tiara

pinterest collection
https://www.pinterest.com/wcpsue/bri...of-gloucester/
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 04-22-2016, 11:10 PM
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: Conyers, United States
Posts: 2
Thanks ever so much for all of your photos of just about everything! I'm still learning who's who and who belongs where. My one fault with the wedding was the smile less bride. Surely she could have managed one smile.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 04-25-2016, 02:34 PM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: philadelphia, United States
Posts: 1,161
Birgitte is also related to Queen Elizabeth II through this line.

They have both descended from various noble families such as von Ahlefeldt, zu Rantzau, von Levetzow, von Blome etc.


Here is their common line from Gregers von Ahlefeldt ( 1577-1617):


Gregers von Ahlefeldt (1577-1617)
I
Brigitte von Ahlefeldt (1600-1632)
I
Count Frederik von Ahlefeldt (1632-1686)
I
Countess Charlotte Sybilla von Ahlefeldt-Rixingen (1672-1726)
I
Countess Cathrina Polyxene von Solms-Rödelheim und Assenheim (1702-1765)
I
Countess Karoline Felizitas von Leiningen-Dagsburg-Heidesheim (1734-1810)
I
Princess Karoline Polyxene von Nassau-Usingen (1762-1823)
I
Princess Augusta von Hessen-Kassel (1797-1889)
I
Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge (1833-1897)
I
Princess Mary Victoria von Teck (1867-1953)
I
King George VI of Great Britain (1897-1952)
I
QUEEN ELIZABETH II OF GREAT BRITAIN, 1926-


Line to Birgitte,Duchess of Gloucester:


Gregers von Ahlefeldt (1577-1617)
I
Anna von Ahlefedt (1600-1654)
I
Mette von Rumohr (1632-1705)
I
Detlef von Brockdorff-Hemmelmark (1655-1737)
I
Lucie Emerentia von Brockdorff (1688-1736)
I
Johanna Antoinette de la Mare (1710-1788)
I
Caspar Frederik von Gähler (1737-1797)
I
Marie Caroline Ferdinanda Augusta von Gähler (1791-1861)
I
Elise Louise Dorothea von Müller (1822-1901)
I
Marie Elise van Deurs (1855-1933)
I
Oswald Valdemar van Deurs (1877-1955)
I
Vivian van Deurs (1914-1982)
I
BIRGITTE EVA,DUCHESS OF GLOUCESTER 1946-
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 04-25-2016, 03:04 PM
Lee-Z's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Heerlen, Netherlands
Posts: 2,224
Quote:
Originally Posted by Southern Lady View Post
Thanks ever so much for all of your photos of just about everything! I'm still learning who's who and who belongs where. My one fault with the wedding was the smile less bride. Surely she could have managed one smile.
I think there are a couple of weddingpics of her smiling.. at least google came up with a few
__________________

__________________
Wisdom begins in wonder - Socrates
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Duchess of Gloucester Jewellery A.C.C. Royal Jewels 161 10-22-2016 02:03 AM
Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh, dau George III (1776-1857) Humfrey British Royal History 22 08-06-2016 04:36 AM
The Family and Ancestry of Grand Duchess Maria Teresa gogm Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa 88 02-19-2015 03:18 PM
Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester and Miss Birgitte van Deurs: 8 July 1972 Scott Royal Weddings 15 11-20-2014 11:41 AM
The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester Current Events 1: October 2003-January 2006 A.C.C. Current Events Archive 132 01-13-2006 10:37 PM




Popular Tags
70th birthday celebrations of king carl xvi gustaf ascot 2016 best gown best gown september 2016 best hat best outfit catherine middleton style coup d'etat crown princess mary crown princess mary fashion current events denmark duchess of cambridge duke of cambridge e-mail fashion poll kate middleton king abdullah and queen rania king abdullah ii king philippe king willem-alexander member introduction monarchy nazi new zealand norway november 2016 october 2016 opening of parliament picture of the week prince charles princess charlene princess marie princess marie events princess mary princess mary casual style princess mary daytime fashion princess mary fashion princess mary hats prinsjesdag queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen margrethe queen mathilde queen mathilde visits jordan queen maxima queen maxima casual wear queen maxima daytime fashion queen maxima dresses queen maxima fashion queen maxima hats queen maxima style queen rania queen rania casual outfit queen rania daytime fashion queen rania fashion replica september 2016 state visit state visit to denmark succession sweden the duchess of cambridge the duchess of cambridge casual wear the duchess of cambridge daytime fashion the duchess of cambridge fashion the duchess of cambridge hats world news


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:02 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2017
Jelsoft Enterprises