Grand Duke of Hesse

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Louis II, Grand Duke Of Hesse - Ancestry
... Ludwig VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt Ludwig IX, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt Countess Charlotte of Hanau-Lichtenberg Ludwig I, Grand Duke of Hesse ... von Hessen und bei Rhein (German) Short description Grand Duke of Hesse and by Rhine (1830-1848) Date of birth 26 December 1777 Place of birth Darmstadt Date of death ...

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