Adolf Friedrich V, Grand Duke o Mecklenburg-Strelitz

Adolphus Frederick V (22 Julie 1848 – 11 Juin 1914) wis grand duke o Mecklenburg-Strelitz frae 1904 tae 1914.

Adolphus Frederick V
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Grand Duke o Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Ring30 Mey 1904  – 11 Juin 1914
PredecessorFrederick William
SuccessorAdolf Friedrich VI
Born22 Julie 1848(1848-07-22)
Neustrelitz, Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Dee'd11 Juin 1914(1914-06-11) (aged 65)
Berlin, German Empire
Buirial16 June 1914
Mirow, Mecklenburg-Strelitz
SpousePrincess Elisabeth o Anhalt (m. 1877)
IssueMarie, Princess Julius Ernst o Lippe
Jutta, Crown Princess o Montenegro
Adolf Friedrich VI, Grand Duke o Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Duke Karl Borwin
Full name
Georg Adolf Friedrich Victor Ernst Adalbert Gustav Wilhelm Wellington
HooseMecklenburg-Strelitz
FaitherFrederick William, Grand Duke o Mecklenburg-Strelitz
MitherPrincess Augusta o Cambridge
ReleegionLutheranism

BackgroundEedit

Adolphus Frederick August Victor Ernst Adalbert Gustavus Wilhelm Wellington o Mecklenburg wis born in Neustrelitz, the anly surviving bairn o Frederick William, Grand Duke o Mecklenburg, an Princess Augusta o Cambridge. Following the daith o his grandfaither Grand Duke Georg on 6 September 1860, Adolf Friedrich became the heir apparent tae the grand duchy o Mecklenburg-Strelitz with the teetle o Hereditary Grand Duke. Adolf Friedrich took part in the Franco-Prussian war an represented his faither at the crouning o Keeng Wilhelm I o Proushie as German Emperor at Versailles. He succeedit his faither as grand duke on 30 Mey 1904.

MairiageEedit

Adolf Friedrich wis mairit on 17 Aprile 1877 in Dessau tae Princess Elisabeth of Anhalt.


Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 22 Julie 1848 – 6 September 1860 His Highness Duke Adolf Friedrich o Mecklenburg-Strelitz
  • 6 September 1860 – 30 May 1904 His Ryal Highness The Hereditary Grand Duke o Mecklenburg-Strelitz
  • 30 Mey 1904 – 11 Juin 1914 His Ryal Highness The Grand Duke o Mecklenburg-Strelitz