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House of Schwalenberg–Counts of Waldeck

Old Line of Landau

Old Line of Wildungen

Line of Eisenberg

New Line of Landau

New Line of Wildungen

Hoffmeister, J. C.C., Historisch-genealogisches Handbuch über alle Grafen und Fürsten von Waldeck und Pyrmont (Cassel, 1883).Huberty, M., l'Allemagne dynastique (7 vols., Le Perreux, 1976–94), V, 293–408.

1184–1214

Henry I (son of Volkwin II of Schwalenberg; count of Waldeck as a vassal of the empire 1184)

1214–1255

Volkwin (son)

1214–1270

Adolf I (brother)

1270–1302

Adolf II (grandson)

1270–1305

Otto I (brother)

1305–1344

Henry II (son; abdicated, died 1348)

1344–1369

Otto II (son; co-regent 1332)

1369–1397

Henry IV, the Iron (son)

1397–1442

Henry V (son)

1442–1475

Wolrad I (son)

1475

Philip I, the Elder (son)

1397–1431

Adolf III (son of Henry IV; received Landau at separation from Waldeck 1397)

1431–1458

Otto III (son)

1458–1495

Otto IV (son; union with Waldeck 1495)

1475–1513

Henry VI (son of Philip I; Landau 1495; received Wildungen by partition 1507)

1513–1574

Philip IV, the Handsome (son)

1574–1577

Daniel (son)

1574–1577

Henry VII (brother)

1577–1585

Günther (nephew)

1585–1598

William Ernest (son; union with Eisenberg 1598)

1475–1524

Philip II, the Younger (son of Wolrad I; Eisenberg 1507)

1524–1539

Philip III (son)

1539–1575

Wolrad II, the Learned (son)

1575–1588

Josias I (son)

1588–1640

Wolrad IV, the Pious (son; Landau 1597; Wildungen 1598; count of Pyrmont 1625)

1640–1645

Philip Theodore (son)

1645–1664

Henry Wolrad (son)

1664–1692

George Frederick (son of Wolrad IV; prince 1682; union with Wildungen 1692)

1539–1567

John I, the Pious (son of Philip III; received Landau at separation from Eisenberg 1539)

1567–1579

Philip VI (son)

1567–1597

Francis (brother; union with Eisenberg 1597)

1588–1637

Christian (son of Josias I; received Wildungen at separation from Eisenberg 1607; shared Pyrmont 1625)

1637–1645

Philip VII (son)

1637–1668

John II (brother)

1645–1669

Josias II (son of Philip VII)

1645–1706

Christian Louis (brother; Eisenberg 1692)

1706–1728

Frederick Anthony Ulrich (son; prince 1712)

1728

Christian Philip (son)

1728–1763

Charles Augustus Frederick (brother)

1763–1812

Frederick Charles Augustus (son)

1812–1813

George (brother; prince of Pyrmont 1806)

1813–1845

George Henry (son)

1845–1893

George Victor (son)

1893–1918

Frederick (son; deposed, died 1946; proclamation of the republic)

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