Heinrich of Prussia

Albert Wilhelm Heinrich, Prince of Prussia

Named “Albert” after his maternal grandfather Albert of Saxe-Coburg and “Wilhelm”  after his paternal grandfather Emperor Wilhelm I.

Son of Friedrich III. German Emperor (1831-1888) and his wife Victoria, Princess of Great Britain and Ireland (1840-1901)

Born: Neues Palais, Potsdam 14. Aug 1862

Married : Charlottenburg 24. May 1888 Irene, Princess of Hesse and by Rhine (1866-1953)


Died : Hemmelmark Manor near Kiel  20. Apr 1929 from throat cancer

Buried: Chapel on a field near Hemmelmark Manor



Marlene A. Eilers ”Queen Victoria’s Descendants”, Rosvall Royal Books 1997; Detlev Schwennicke "Europäische Stammtafeln", Vol. I/1, Klostermann 1998