Sophia of Hanover

14 October 1630 - 8 June 1714

House: House of Palatinate-Simmern, Cadet branch of House of Wittelsbach

Titles: Electress of Hanover, Duchess consort of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Princess Sophia of the Palatinate

Other details

Death: Died at the age of 83 in Herrenhausen Gardens, Hanover. Buried at Leine Palace, Hanover; reinterred in 1957 at Herrenhausen Palace, Hanover.

Children: 7 surviving: George I, Maximilian William, Sophia Charlotte, Ernest Augustus, plus 3 sons killed in battle.

Marriages: Ernest Augustus, Elector of Hanover (m. 1658; d. 1698)


Compiled from various 3rd hand sources