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Margraves of Baden

Line of Baden

Line of Durlach

Grand Dukes of Baden

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The use of the title ‘margrave of Baden’ dates from 1112 (Weech, 14).

Becker, J., Badische Geschichte vom Grossherzogtum bis zur Gegenwart (Stuttgart, 1979).Weech, F. von, Badische Geschichte (Karlsruhe, 1896).

1064–1073

Herman I (son of Berthold I of Zähringen; count of Breisgau with lands in Baden 1064; abdicated, died 1074)

1073–1130

Herman II (son)

1130–1160

Herman III (son)

1160–1190

Herman IV (son)

1190–1243

Herman V (son)

1243–1250

Herman VI (son)

1243–1288

Rudolf I (brother)

1250–1268

Frederick I (son of Herman VI)

1288–1291

Herman VII (son of Rudolf I)

1288–1295

Rudolf II (brother)

1288–1297

Hesso (brother)

1288–1332

Rudolf III (brother)

1291–1333

Frederick II (son of Herman VII)

1291–1348

Rudolf IV (brother)

1297–1335

Rudolf Hesso (son of Hesso)

1333–1353

Herman VIII (son of Frederick II)

1348–1353

Frederick III, the Pacific (son of Rudolf IV)

1348–1361

Rudolf V (brother)

1353–1372

Rudolf VI (son of Frederick III)

1372–1391

Rudolf VII (son)

1372–1431

Bernard I (brother)

1431–1453

James I (son)

1453–1454

George (son; abdicated, died 1484)

1453–1458

Bl. Bernard II (brother)

1453–1475

Charles I (brother)

1475–1515

Christopher I (son; abdicated, died 1527)

1515–1533

Philip I (son)

1515–1536

Bernard III (brother; received Baden by partition 1535)

1537–1556

Christopher II, the Postumous (son; abdicated, died 1575)

1536–1569

Philibert (brother)

1569–1588

Philip II (son)

1588–1594

Edward Fortunatus (son of Christopher II; deposed, died 1600; union with Durlach 1594–1622)

1622–1677

William (son)

1677–1707

Louis William (grandson)

1707–1761

Louis George (son)

1761–1771

Augustus George (brother; union with Durlach 1771)

1515–1552

Ernest (son of Christopher I; Durlach 1535; abdicated, died 1553)

1552–1553

Bernard IV (son)

1552–1577

Charles II (brother)

1577–1590

James III (son)

1577–1604

Ernest Frederick (brother)

1577–1622

George Frederick (brother; abdicated, died 1638)

1590–1591

Ernest James (son of James III)

1622–1659

Frederick V (son of George Frederick)

1659–1677

Frederick VI (son)

1677–1709

Frederick Magnus (son)

1709–1738

Charles William (son)

1738–1811

Charles Frederick (grandson; Baden 1771; elector 1803; grand duke of Baden 1806)

1811–1818

Charles (grandson)

1818–1830

Louis I (son of Charles Frederick)

1830–1852

Leopold (brother)

1852–1856

Louis II (son; deposed, died 1858)

1856–1907

Frederick I (brother; regent 1852–6)

1907–1918

Frederick II (son; deposed, died 1928; proclamation of the republic)

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