House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken

The House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken, a branch of the Wittelsbach dynasty, was the dynasty of Sweden from 1654 to 1720.

Palatinate-Zweibrücken arms

By this point it had splintered into several different houses. The Royal House of Sweden was represented by the branch Palatinate-Zweibrücken-Kleeburg.

The ancestor of the House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken was Stefan, Count Palatine of Simmern-Zweibrücken (1385–1459), a son of King Rupert of Germany.

Patrilineal descentEdit

Cadet branchesEdit

Some cadet branches are:

See alsoEdit

House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken
Cadet branch of the Wittelsbach Dynasty
Preceded by
House of Vasa
Ruling House of the Kingdom of Sweden
1654–1720
Succeeded by
House of Hesse