Sophie of the Palatinate, electress of Hanover, in her younger days by an unknown artist

Sophia of the Palatinate, more commonly referred to as Sophia of Hanover, was born October 1630 and was the eldest, surviving child of Elizabeth of Bohemia, daughter of James I. Sophia of Hanover.

Sophia of the Palatinate, Electress of Hanover (Dressed as an Indian) - painted by her sister, Louise Hollandine of the Palatinate - c. 1644

Electress Sophia of Hanover, mother of George I of Great Britain, painted by her talented sister, Louise Hollandine.

Electress Sophia of Hanover. Wife of Ernest Augustus, heiress to the English throne through her mother Elizabeth of Bohemia. Mother of King George 1 of England and mother in law of Sophia Dorothea.  http://georgianromancewriter.blogspot.co.uk/

The Athenaeum - Electress Sophia, Princess Palatine, Consort of Ernest Augustus, Elector of Hanover (Gerard van Honthorst - )

c. 1701, "Sophia as dowager Electress of Hanover, around the time she was proclaimed heiress presumptive of the British crown"

"Sophia as dowager Electress of Hanover, around the time she was proclaimed heiress presumptive of the British crown" though Queen Anne outlived her by a few months, so she never inherited the British Queenship.

Sophia of the Palatinate [aka Sophia of Hanover] - mother of George I of England.

Sophie of Hanover, daughter of Elizabeth Stuart, granddaughter of Mary, Queen of Scots and daughter of King James. She would have been the Queen of United Kingdom, if she was not died

Sophia of Hanover - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sophia of Hanover - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sophia of Hanover as Indian - Sophia of Hanover - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Schloss Herrenhausen Maison de Plaisir d Herrenhausen For which the five original George II, King of England & King of Hannover, Germany, Silver Hannover chandeliers were made. The country seat of the Electors and then Kings of Hannover & England.

Princess Sophia of Greece and Denmark.26 June 1914-3 November 2001.Daughter of Prince Andrew of Greece & Denmark (1882-1944) & Princess Victoria Alice Elizabeth Julia Marie of Battenburg (1885-1969).House of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glucksburg (birth).House of Hesse-Kassel (1st marriage).House of Hanover (2nd marriage

Princess Sophia of Greece and June November of Prince Andrew of Greece & Denmark & Princess Victoria Alice Elizabeth Julia Marie of Battenburg of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glucksburg (birth).House of Hesse-Kassel marriage).

George I of Great Britain in 1680 when he was Prince of Hanover. Son of Sophia of Hanover.

George I of Great Britain in 1680 when he was Prince of Hanover. Son of Sophia of Hanover.

Sophia of Hanover, Electress of Hanover from a painting by Gerard Honthorst - Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Powerful Women Rulers of the 17th Century (1601 - 1700)

Powerful Women Rulers of the Century -

Sophia Dorothea of Hanover as crown princess of Prussia

Sophia Dorothea of Hanover as crown princess of Prussia

Sophia Charlotte of Hanover (30 October 1668 – 1 February 1705) was the first Queen consort in Prussia as wife of King Frederick I. She was the only daughter of Elector Ernest Augustus of Brunswick-Lüneburg and his wife Sophia of the Palatinate. Her eldest brother George Louis succeeded to the British throne in 1714 as King George I.

Sophia Charlotte of Hanover, born October became Queen consort of Prussia as wife of Frederick I.

Sophia of Hanover

(Hanover) Electress Sophia of Hanover Gerrit van Honthorst, The National Trust

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