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Dukes of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp

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This is a sub project to House of Oldenburg the main target is to make a complete list of the rulers of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp incl sub lines from 1544 to present.

Dukes of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp

Dukes of Scheswig and Holstein in Gottorp:

Dukes of Holstein-Gottorp:

In 1773, the remaining lands of the duchy of Holstein were ceded to the king of Denmark. Paul received in compensation the lands of Oldenburg and Delmenhorst, which he transferred to a kinsman. The ducal family kept just the title, while their actual rule ended and was never resumed.

Titular dukes of Holstein-Gottorp

Kings of Sweden

Dukes of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp on the Swedish Thrown: