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Spouse Princess Louise Charlotte of Denmark
Karoline Friederike Marie of Hesse-Kassel
Marie Luise Charlotte of Hesse-Kassel
Louise of Hesse
Friedrich Wilhelm
Auguste Sophie Friederike of Hesse-Kassel
Sophie Wilhelmine of Hesse-Kassel
Noble family House of Hesse
Father Prince Frederick of Hesse
Mother Caroline of Nassau-Usingen
Born 24 December 1787
Died 5 September 1867
Prince William of Hesse-Kassel

Landgrave William of Hesse-Kassel (24 December 1787, Biebrich – 5 September 1867, Copenhagen), son of Prince Frederick of Hesse and Caroline of Nassau-Usingen.

His paternal grandparents were Frederick II, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel) and Princess Mary of Great Britain.

Marriage and children

On 10 November 1810, William was married in Amalienborg Palace to Princess Louise Charlotte of Denmark (1789-1864) daughter of Hereditary Prince Frederick of Denmark and Norway (1753-1805) and Sophia Frederica of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1758-1794).

Children of marriage:


16. Charles I, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel
8. William VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel
17. Maria Amalia of Courland
4. Frederick II, Landgrave of Hesse
18. Maurice Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Zeitz
9. Dorothea Wilhelmine of Saxe-Zeitz
19. Marie Amalie of Brandenburg
2. Prince Frederick of Hesse
20. George I of Great Britain
10. George II of Great Britain
21. Sophia Dorothea of Celle
5. Princess Mary of Great Britain
22. Johann Friedrich, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach
11. Caroline of Brandenburg-Ansbach
23. Eleanor Erdmuthe Louise of Saxe-Eisenach
1. William of Hesse
24. Wilhelm Heinrich of Nassau-Usingen
12. Karl, Prince of Nassau-Usingen
25. Charlotte Amalie of Nassau-Dillenburg
6. Karl Wilhelm, Prince of Nassau-Usingen
26. John William III, Duke of Saxe-Eisenach
13. Christiane Wilhelmine of Saxe-Eisenach
27. Magdalene Sibylle of Saxe-Weissenfels
3. Princess Caroline Polyxene of Nassau-Usingen
28. Johann Karl August of Leiningen-Dagsburg-Heidesheim
14. Christian Karl Reinhard, Count of Leiningen-Dagsburg-Falkenburg
29. Johanna Magdalena of Hanau-Lichtenberg
7. Caroline Felizitas of Leiningen-Dagsburg-Falkenburg
30. George Ludwig, Count of Solms-Rödelheim
15. Katharina Polyxena of Solms-Rödelheim and Assenheim
31. Charlotte Sibylle of Ahlefeld-Langeland

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