Sophie of the Palatinate, electress of Hanover, in her younger days by an unknown artist

Sophia of the Palatinate, more commonly referred to as Sophia of Hanover, was born October 1630 and was the eldest, surviving child of Elizabeth of Bohemia, daughter of James I. Sophia of Hanover.

Sophia of the Palatinate, Electress of Hanover (Dressed as an Indian) - painted by her sister, Louise Hollandine of the Palatinate - c. 1644

Electress Sophia of Hanover, mother of George I of Great Britain, painted by her talented sister, Louise Hollandine.

Sophia of the Palatinate (commonly referred to as Sophia of Hanover; 14 October 1630 – 8 June 1714[2]) was the Electress of Hanover from 1692 to 1698. She became heiress presumptive to the crowns of the Kingdom of England and the Kingdom of Ireland under the Act of Settlement 1701.

The Athenaeum - Electress Sophia, Princess Palatine, Consort of Ernest Augustus, Elector of Hanover (Gerard van Honthorst - )

c. 1701, "Sophia as dowager Electress of Hanover, around the time she was proclaimed heiress presumptive of the British crown"

"Sophia as dowager Electress of Hanover, around the time she was proclaimed heiress presumptive of the British crown" though Queen Anne outlived her by a few months, so she never inherited the British Queenship.

Sophia of the Palatinate [aka Sophia of Hanover] - mother of George I of England.

Sophie of Hanover, daughter of Elizabeth Stuart, granddaughter of Mary, Queen of Scots and daughter of King James. She would have been the Queen of United Kingdom, if she was not died

Sophia of Hanover as Indian - Sophia of Hanover - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Schloss Herrenhausen Maison de Plaisir d Herrenhausen For which the five original George II, King of England & King of Hannover, Germany, Silver Hannover chandeliers were made. The country seat of the Electors and then Kings of Hannover & England.

Sophia of Hanover - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sophia of Hanover - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Princess Sophia of Greece and Denmark.26 June 1914-3 November 2001.Daughter of Prince Andrew of Greece & Denmark (1882-1944) & Princess Victoria Alice Elizabeth Julia Marie of Battenburg (1885-1969).House of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glucksburg (birth).House of Hesse-Kassel (1st marriage).House of Hanover (2nd marriage

Princess Sophia of Greece and June November of Prince Andrew of Greece & Denmark & Princess Victoria Alice Elizabeth Julia Marie of Battenburg of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glucksburg (birth).House of Hesse-Kassel marriage).

Portrait of Sophia, Princess Palatine (1641). Gerard van Honthorst (Dutch, 1592-1656). Oil on cradled oak panel. The Detroit Institute of Arts. Sophia became a friend and admirer of Gottfried Leibniz while he was librarian at the Court of Hanover....

Portrait of Sophia, Princess Palatine (1641). Gerard van Honthorst (Dutch, 1592-1656). Oil on cradled oak panel. The Detroit Institute of Arts. Sophia became a friend and admirer of Gottfried Leibniz while he was librarian at the Court of Hanover....

teatimeatwinterpalace: The three eldest daughters... - marieantoinettesplayhouse

teatimeatwinterpalace: The three eldest daughters... - marieantoinettesplayhouse

Princess Augusta Sophia of the United Kingdom November 1768 – 22 September was the second daughter of George III and Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. - Portrait of Princess Augusta aged 13 in 1782 by Thomas Gainsborough

George I of Great Britain in 1680 when he was Prince of Hanover. Son of Sophia of Hanover.

George I of Great Britain in 1680 when he was Prince of Hanover. Son of Sophia of Hanover.

Sophie Dorothea of Celle: 1666-1726 age 60.  Sophie Dorothea of Celle, Princess of Hannover, with her 2 children Georg and Sophie Dorothea By Jacques Vaillant.  Spouse:  George Louis, King George I, m. 1682-div. 1694  Children: George II and  Sophia, Queen in Prussia  Father: George William, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg    Mother: Eleonore Desmier d'Olbreuse.  Sophia Dorothea was forced to marry George Louis (King George I) on the day she was supposed to marry another and it was an unhappy…

Sophie Dorothea of Celle Prinzessin von Ahlden, wife of George I of England.

Letters of Note: Harper Lee's letter to the editor regarding the Hanover County School Board's decision to remove all copies of To Kill a Mockingbird from the county's school libraries. Love it!

Letters of Note [Letters of Note is an attempt to gather and sort fascinating letters, postcards, telegrams, faxes, and memos.

Sophia Charlotte of Hanover (30 October 1668 – 1 February 1705) was the first Queen consort in Prussia as wife of King Frederick I. She was the only daughter of Elector Ernest Augustus of Brunswick-Lüneburg and his wife Sophia of the Palatinate. Her eldest brother George Louis succeeded to the British throne in 1714 as King George I.

Sophia Charlotte of Hanover, born October became Queen consort of Prussia as wife of Frederick I.

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